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Mushroom Mutter Masala

Mushroom Mutter Masala

Husbo laughs at me because I (apparently) can’t pronouce “Mutter” correctly. He can speak Urdu and I can’t. This recipe is so quick and easy, you can eat it as a meal on its own, or have it as a side dish. Ingredients: 2 tablespoons 

Shrimp Curry

Shrimp Curry

This is a really simple dish, with few ingredients and massive taste. I love making this at home because it makes me feel like I’m eating at a fancy Indian Restaurant. I was planning on making Khurri Kitchrie to go with the leftovers…but there weren’t 

Biryani Flavoured Risotto with Butterflied Prawns

Biryani Flavoured Risotto with Butterflied Prawns

Last year I attended a Cuppa for Cansa High Tea at Tokai Melomed, which Kamini Pather hosted. She demo’d Risotto Milanese which is a traditional Italian dish flavoured with Saffron. The addition of Garam Masala was inspired by Biryani flavours. I couldn’t see much from 

Everyone’s Favourite Friday Lunch – Dhal & Rice

Everyone’s Favourite Friday Lunch – Dhal & Rice

Dhal.Dholl.Daal? Which ever way you spell it, you can’t deny dhal and rice is the one dish every South African Indian has grown up eating on a Friday. Since the husbo and I are rarely at home during lunch time in the week, I usually 

My Nanima’s Kebab in Hamida’s Chutney

My Nanima’s Kebab in Hamida’s Chutney

These Kebabs in tomato chutney are probably one of my favourite food memories. I remember my Nanima and Mother in the kitchen making the mince mixture and rolling them into perfect little balls with the utmost care. Me stirring the pot thinking I was actually