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  • The perfect formula for those perfect dinners

    CHICKEN BREASTS WITH BABY VEGETABLES Ingredients

  • Chicken for a change

    Melt butter in a large saucepan over medium heat. Add onions and cook, stirring for 3 minutes, until slightly softened. Add chicken, stock and herbs, and season to taste with salt and pepper. Bring to boil, then reduced heat and simmer for 30 minutes until the

  • Fresh, cool, summer Eid

    It’s almost Eid time and well, you already know that it’s also summer time. How can you escape from the scorching heat? Maybe with a gulp of icy cold water from the fridge or a guzzle of fresh juice topped with ice cubes…

  • Savoury chaats for chilly evenings

    In a serving bowl, add potatoes, yoghurt, tamarind chutney, special spice mix, sev, papri, yoghurt, chaat masala, green chilli and serve.

  • Snacks and more

    On a heated pan, roast the puffed rice for about 2 minutes until nice and crunchy. Take out the puffed rice in a bowl. Add crushed puri, chopped onions, chopped potatoes, coriander leaves, red chilli powder, salt, lime juice, coriander mint chutney, date and tamarind chutney. Mix well.

  • Microwave to the rescue

    Combine meat and oil in a glass casserole. Cover, and microwave at (power level 10) for 4 to 5 minutes. Stir the flour into meat, add remaining ingredients and cover, microwave at (power level 4) for 40 minutes. Stir once after 20 minutes cooking time. If meat is not fork-tender, microwave at (power level 4) for additional 10 minutes.

  • Chicken satay

    Cut the chicken breasts into half-inch broad strips; slightly flatten them. Mix all the marinade ingredients thoroughly, add flattened chicken strips to it and leave aside for an hour.

  • Savouries on the side

    Knead together flour, semolina, salt and ghee with warm water to make stiff dough. Keep covered for thirty minutes. Divide the dough into twenty balls. Chop green chillies and coriander leaves. Heat two tablespoons of oil in a pan and add cumin seeds. Then add mincemeat and sauté till half cooked. Add a little water, as required, to prevent charring.

  • Meals of memory

    Ingredients 3 cups basmati rice, cooked 200gm vermicelli

  • Slurpy soups

    Melt the butter in a large saucepan over medium heat. Add the onion cook, stirring for 3 minutes, until slightly softened. Add green

  • Dinner ideas for winter nights

    Put cold meat in a frying pan over a medium-high heat and cook until crisp. Drain on kitchen paper.

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    The warm embrace of soul food

    Bite into these easy, scrumptious dishes that are so heart-warming that you will wish to never leave this cheesy heaven. So be sure to try out these finger-licking-good recipes for both adults and children, and dinners and parties.

  • Scrumptious chicken

    In a mixing bowl, add the coriander, paprika, cayenne, onion, garlic powder, white pepper, 2 tsp of salt, and brown sugar. Mix well.

  • We love our veggies

    Steam Colocasia (kochu)

  • A delectable mix

    Cut small pieces of the bread and fry them in ghee. Boil tomato slices in chicken stock and 2 cups of water.

  • Veggie delights

    Are you getting bored with your vegetable dishes? If you are, maybe it's because you are cooking the same vegetables the same way every time.

  • Hooked!

    Wash and drain rice. Keep aside. Heat ghee in a wok, add chopped onion and stir till it turns golden in colour. Add rice and ginger garlic paste, stirring continuously. When the rice is adequately fried, add coconut milk, chicken stock and salt.

  • Shab-e-barat 2018 special recipe

    Shab-e-barat special

    Finely grind cardamom and sugar. Add milk to it and cook the mixture on a low flame until it thickens.

  • Meals of memory

    Looking for a great family-friendly recipe or something quick and easy? Then look, no further than chicken.

  • Meals of memory

    Cut potato, carrot and cauliflower into small pieces and boil. Boil green peas. Chop tomato, green chilli, and coriander leaves.

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    An Indian menu

    Boil gurda with some salt. When all the liquid dries up, add ghee and stir. Now add ginger, garlic paste, roasted onions, salt, black pepper, green chilli paste, and yoghurt.

  • Kitchen mash-ups

    Wash and clean chicken, cut the pieces lengthwise. Cut all vegetables as well, each piece 2-inch in length. Boil chicken with salt and 3 cups of water.

  • Seasonal pickles

    The kitchen bazars are now flooded with a variety of fresh vegetables. To make best use of them while they last, pickling them is a good option. The following are quite simple, hassle free preparations (although not necessarily made from winter vegetables) and will last a long time with proper preservation.

  • Pickling winter veggies

    The days seem cooler and the early morning hours, somewhat cold. But even before the temperature showed signs of a changing

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