fish

curry, fish, GFCF diet, guest recipe, indian cuisine

Shorisha Elish with touri & mango

Shorisha Elish with touri & mango

This is a gorgeous curry made by Ms. Tapashe Podder, for the Grandma’s Recipes competition recently at Mumtaz Mahal Restaurant. She has kindly allowed me to share the recipe on my blog. Notes below outline some of the tricky ingredients. This is a verbatim copy of Ms Tapashe’s Grandmother’s recipe, […]

October 14, 2012 ×

challenge, fish, fruit, meat, seasonal produce, vegetables

Keeping it fresh

Keeping it fresh

   Kari over at “Chef and Steward” has set a Mystery Basket challenge. It doesn’t sound too hard – simply get three fresh items per day and cook with them. But what is fresh? I decided to set myself an extra challenge, and in order to benefit my family with […]

September 14, 2011 ×

Deira, Dubai, fish, Fish Market, lobster, prawns, shopping, Traditional Dubai

The early bird catches the fish

The early bird catches the fish

It’s more than a little too early… I can hear the muezzin to the north, and he is soon joined by the east and south. It can’t be more than 16 degrees, and my heat-accustomed body is shivering despite a cardigan, jeans and boots. It is predawn, still dark, and […]

January 8, 2011 ×