cardamom

cardamom, carrot, celery, chicken, cinnamon, honey, honey chicken, middle-eastern flavours, onion, rice, rice dishes, saffron, spiced rice

Slap-Dash Biryani in the rice cooker

Slap-Dash Biryani in the rice cooker

I have always loved Biryani. I suppose it comes from all my childhood memories of cinnamon, and of course where it was used – apple pie, with sugar on pancakes, mixed into Mum’s banana custard – all wonderfully sweet and heart-warming dishes. So now the use of it is always […]

January 28, 2011 ×

cardamom, chicken, chilli, cinnamon, coriander, cumin, curry, middle-eastern flavours, moghul chicken, saffron, yoghurt

Cooking with Sunrise

Cooking with Sunrise

Living in the Middle East does wonderful things to ones spice cabinet. Where we might suffer from a dearth of fresh local meat and vegetables , it is made up for in spades by what can be bought not only at the spice souq, but even out of sacks at […]

January 20, 2011 ×