lamb madras with bombay

Bombay Beef Madras

Bombay Beef Madras is a full bodied rich meat curry with just enough kick for those who like it hot. It works well with beef

Butter Chicken

Indian Butter Chicken

Indian Butter Chicken is a mild creamy buttery meat curry enriched by the addition of aromatic spices, particularly fenugreek leaves. Our version of this very

Indian lamb curry

Indian Lamb Rogan Josh

Indian Lamb Rogan Josh is a highly spiced and fragrant meat curry which uses kashmiri chillies to give the rich red color, typical of these

Japanese Chick Curry

Japanese Nagano Chicken

Our version of the Japanese Nagano Chicken was inspired from the abundant apples grown in the Nagano region. In 2013 I visited my daughter who

Ham hock and lentil soup

Ham hock and lentil soup

One of the best uses for the left over xmas ham is to make a hearty  lentil or bean soup. I froze the ham bone

Chicken jambalaya

Chicken Jambalaya

Jambalaya originates from Louisiana in the heart of New Orleans. It was an attempt by the Spanish to make paella in the New World, where

ingredients for sweet pickled quince

Sweet pickled quinces

Quinces are grown best in hot dry climates around the world and are used in both savory and sweet dishes. Some people are put off