Chicken & Dhal Curry

This is a dish that is not too difficult to prepare but one that all the family will enjoy. Ingredients  500 g chicken breast diced (or for better flavour use chicken on the bone eg chicken thighs)  2 medium or 1 large onion chopped  4 cloves of garlic and 1-inch...

Homemade Garam Masala

This is very quick and simple Garam Masala to make.   Although bought garam masala can successfully be used in dishes you will find that homemade garam masala will enhance any dish. Ingredients 1 tbsp coriander seeds  ½ tbsp cumin seeds  4 cardamom pods  2 bay leaves...

Aloo Jeera (Potatoes with cumin)

Ingredients 10 new potatoes, cooked 1 tsp jeera (cumin seeds) 1 tsp finely chopped garlic ¼ tsp turmeric 2 tbs vegetable oil 1 tsp salt or to taste Chopped coriander Squeeze of lemon (optional) Method Heat the oil in a pan over a medium heat Add cumin seeds and cook...

Easy Goat Curry

Serves 3/4 Ingredients  1 kg kid goat, cut into bite-sized pieces 4 tbsp oil 3 medium onions, finely chopped 8-10 cloves garlic, pureed 2 ½ inch ginger, pureed 1 tsp turmeric 1½ tbsp coriander powder 1½ tsp cumin powder 1 tsp paprika (not smoked) 1 tsp chilli powder...

Chana Masala (Chickpea Masala)

(suitable for Vegetarian or Vegan) Ingredients 200 g dried chickpeas, soaked overnight and cooked or a large tin chickpeas  (400 g) 2 small onions, finely chopped 4 cloves of garlic, pureed 1-inch fresh ginger, pureed ½ tsp turmeric 1 tsp coriander powder ½ tsp...

Easy Vegetable Curry

Ingredients 3 tbs oil ½ tsp mustard seed ½ tsp whole cumin 1 inch (2-3 cm) ginger peeled and grated 2-3 cloves garlic, minced 1 tsp coriander powder 1 tsp cumin powder 1 tsp chilli powder (optional or to taste) 1 tsp turmeric 1 tsp salt, or to taste 1 medium potatoes,...