Tag: food

Thai Chicken Satay With Peanut Dipping Sauce

I don’t know about you, but I am not ready for autumn! The last couple of days has been just a little cooler, and the evenings are definitely more crisp…. September is the month our little one starts her first school as well! It is exciting and challenging yet heart wrenching for us…. they grow up so […]

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Thai Pineapple and Cashew Fried, Sticky Rice

I once read, Armenian mothers line up a number of objects in front of their babies as a part of a ritual when their first teeth appear. The first item they show interest in is supposed to predict their future careers. A book usually represents a scholar, money symbolizes a banker, and a knife foretells that the child will become a doctor and in my case it must […]

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TURKISH LAMB STEW WITH OKRA

Turkey is situated between Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The influence of this very unique location can be seen in their history, culture, lifestyle and food. It’s not all about Shish Kebab! In fact the Turkish cuisine is the best combination of Eastern European, Central Asian and Middle Eastern food. Today, as promised I […]

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Bibimbap, Rice bowl with lamb mince and kimchi red Cabbage

I am sure you all know by now that I like my one bowl meals, right?? A colourful, flavoursome, nourishing bowl of food with lots of health benefits! There are so many combos that can be used to make a super dooper yummy bowl meal and today I am sharing my spin on an absolute classic, […]

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Tahiri Pulao- Quick One Pot Turmeric, Potatoes and Rice Dinner

I am a lover of any form of rice, I pretty much have been for whole my life and this super delicious, but super quick, rice and potatoes one-pot dinner is my favourite!   This quick dinner cooks in a flash and is my little one’s favourite too and leaves more time for me and Mr […]

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Seafood Ramen….”My spin on an absolute classic”

Another seasonal situation, a family-wide summer flu, sent me into the kitchen for something fortifying and this nutritious broth has it all to fix it…! Even if you’re not in to broths and soups, this sunshine in a bowl may inspire you to try it…. Seafood Ramen!, A delicious seafood and noodle soup from Japan, with […]

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Kabuli Pulao … “My spin on an absolute classic”.

Alright, first things first. Thank you so very much for your incredible feedback, creative suggestions and support for my blog. Seeing all the appreciation and interest, I decided to expend my horizons for creative freedom and moved to a new and bigger cyber home… my new blogging website … Life Art and Bites! a permanent […]

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The Ginger Soy Edamame! “My Spin on an absolute classic”.

​ ​   A few years ago, when beautiful London was my home, me and my bestie Carole used to take walks at lunch time breaks in central London. When I say walk, I mean….I would usually drag myself along with her as walking is not one of my best talents. But as you know […]

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The Healing, Clear Chicken Broth! (Yakhni)

PREP TIME: 5 MINUTES COOKING TIME: 40 MINUTES SERVE: 2 STARTERS This is a delightful Recipe….! And the best part is, cooking preparation is next to none. Easiest recipe ever and a Remedy for seasonal, Cold and Flu, packed with flavour and variety of nutritional goodness! All the spices used in this broth have travelled […]

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THE SLOPPY JOES! “My personal spin on an absolute classic”

Mmmm. I love Sloppy Joes with coleslaw and potato fries, especially when they’re served on brioche buns! That is just a match made in heaven. We had the craving for these for days..and when I made them, man…….they disappeared in no time! If you’re in a need to feed a crowd, these Sloppy Joes are […]

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The Welsh Rarebit! “My personal spin on an absolute classic”

  I am embarking on a series of posts here, in which I will bring, “My personal spins on absolute classics” for you! Today’s gem is Welsh Rarebit, a British classic! I first saw this recipe on “Jamie at home” One of my favourite TV chef of all time!! And I have fallen in love […]

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Baked Courgette/Zucchini Fries With Pomegranate Molasses And Yogurt Dip! 

  Is it Friday yet? That’s exactly what my T-shirt says. This week seems a bit longer than usual may be because the little one is off nursery for the Easter break and I am trying to write a blog… well, some will say “wrong timing” or ” too ambitious ” but I do like to […]

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Coconut Green Curry Shrimp (Jumbo king prawn)

  Spring is finally in the air!  Now we can say hi to lighter dishes with spring vegetables! Today I’m going to divvy up an exceedingly quick and easy, one of those curries! Coconut Green Curry Shrimp! Now this exotic curry got a kick, as Mr. Q. and I like adding a little bit of Chili sauce […]

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Roasted Carrot and Thyme Soup Recipe

I live in a cold country…. Brrr…. And me and my family is obsessed with quick homemade heart warming soups with a hint of spice. This delicious Roasted Carrot and Thyme soup is one of those soups, which possesses a nice wonderfulness about it…This soup also contains parsnip, which compliment the sweetness and gives a rustic depth to the soup. These versatile […]

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