Tag: healthy food

ONE POT – CHICKEN KABULI PULAO

A super delicious, quick, one pot, no fuss Kabuli Pulao, but with all the trimmings! Cooked with chicken, basmati rice, chickpeas, garam masala, raisins, cashew nuts, sugar syrup and butter. It is with a hint of saffron and mildly scented with ground cardamom. If you are not into Pulao, this one might turn you around! […]

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HEALTHY EGG AND CHEESE BURRITOS

Now that the winter is approaching, the nights are getting darker and it is also a bit nippy in the mornings. With that change we definitely need something substantial and quick for breakfast to warm us up. One of our favourite breakfast for those mornings is the healthy loaded breakfast burritos!   A Mexican and […]

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Sindhi Lamb Biryani with Potatoes and Dried Sour Plums

Good Biryani is a joy to eat and a true indulgence and if you are into food you must have this delicious Sindhi Lamb Biryani with Potatoes and Dried Sour Plums (Alo Bukhara) recipe in your repertoire…! I made this over the weekend while Instagraming a live video along the way!ūü§ď…..¬†I know…I know,¬†what you gonna¬†say¬†to […]

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BAIGAN BHURTA – Grilled Eggplant Curry

A¬†good home cooked veggie curry is so darn delicious that you won‚Äôt even miss the meat. A humble¬†pot of goodness filled with all the elements of healthy life – vegetables, olive oil, garlic, ginger, tomatoes, onions, a hint of spice and loads of love…! Today’s meatless wonder is ¬†Baigan Bhurta/ Grilled¬†Eggplant Curry! A fuss free […]

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Potato and Spinach Curry

Our love affair with curries is not new… As the legend goes, the first chicken tikka masala was invented in Birmingham for an English couple who couldn‚Äôt handle the spiciness of authentic Indian cuisine. But Glasgow had a counter-claim on that very first curry ‚Ķ Either way, us Brits and our love for curries is […]

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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‚Äôs 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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Lamb’s liver and kidneys with honey glazed onions, roasted garlic potato mash and Balsamic tomato relish!

Mashed the roasted garlic…. Peeled the boiled potatoes… Cooked up some balsamic red onions, flash fried the liver and kidneys… took some pictures… made a YouTube video and Instagram post trailer…..now is the time to share the recipe with you – my favourite time of all..!!!! So here I am with a brand new, delicious, […]

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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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