Category: chicken stock

Curried French Bean Seeds 0

Curried French Bean Seeds

Although French beans are available throughout the year, the mature seeds are sold only in these cooler months. I picked up some the other day from the market and couldn’t wait to cook this...

Enchiladas! 0

Enchiladas!

Enchiladas with a filling of chicken & carrots Another recipe that I had kept putting off for later was the very popular Mexican dish, enchilada. But yesterday with some bony bits of chicken going...

Chicken & Baby Corn Pot Pies 0

Chicken & Baby Corn Pot Pies

I started making pot pies fairly recently and I love them! For years I had this thing about pastry. I always felt that it was time-consuming. But thank goodness all that has changed. Partly...

Mudru Shamlai/A Dimasa Dish 0

Mudru Shamlai/A Dimasa Dish

Mudru Shamlai Picking the first bottle gourd from the vine in my back-yard today the thought that came to my mind was, mudru. The other ingredients like the leafy greens, chillies and beans are...

Lai, Carrot& Bean Soup 0

Lai, Carrot& Bean Soup

It’s lai /Brassica juncea again in this post. And spring onions. Both showing up in abundance at this time of the year. Calls for a celebration! Although lai is grown during the summer, its...

Reigning Pumpkins 0

Reigning Pumpkins

  It’s raining pumpkins now. Particularly in the hilly areas of our state. Pumpkins are planted during the summer months and are ready to be harvested by September onwards. Planting seasons vary slightly between...