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The Story of Butter Chicken

Butter chicken is one of those dishes that are found on any Indian eatery menu around the world. Each chef has tweaked this recipe to create this dish with their own flair. The first time I ate this delicious dish which can only be described as a spiced grilled chicken dish in a creamy tomato sauce was over 17 years…

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The Art of Making Prawn Curry

Prawns are known to be a delicacy as they tend to be rather pricey. All around the globe in every cuisine there is a version of Prawn Curry. Some curries are creamy, spicy , sour and fragrant. Every chef has their version of this dish and some even include mango, cashews and chicken. In every Indian home in South Africa,…

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Chicken Kalyaa #RECIPE

I often like taking a recipe and adding my own twist to it.For years I have loved  a dish my Aunt cooks and whenever she is in Durban I request this dish.Chicken Kalyaa is my requested dish. So what is Chicken Kalyaa ? Prior to my research I knew that the dish was a yoghurt and buttermilk based chicken dish…

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My famous Butter Paneer Recipe

A few weeks ago I was invited to the Mothers Day lunch with a twist hosted by Megan Deane of http://stuffedfeeling.co.za. Thank you Megan as you finally got me to share or should I say write down my recipe.Writing a recipe down is much harder than it actually seems.This vegetarian dish is a dish I adapted from one my mum taught me,…

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