Stuffed bitter gourd soup
Jan23

Stuffed bitter gourd soup

  Ingredients •1 Chinese bitter gourd (it is 6 times bigger than the Indian bitter gourd) •4 tbsp soy meat •3 tbsp soy sauce •1 ½ tsp egg replacer, mixed with 2 tbsp warm water or 1 tbsp flaxseed meal, mixed with •3 tbsp warm water •1 tsp corn starch •½ tsp Chinese chili paste, optional •1 tsp salt •6 cups water •1 tsp sesame oil Preparation To make the soy meat stuffing, mix soy sauce, corn starch, egg replacer, oil, chili paste...

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Carrot Cake
Jan01

Carrot Cake

Ingredients: • Fresh lemon juice – 3 tsp • Milk – 1 1/4 cup • Corn or mild olove oil – 2/3 cup • Finely grated orange rind – 2 tsp • Soft brown sugar – 3/4 cup • Pure vanilla extract – 3 tsp • Wholemeal pastry flour – 1 1/2 cups • Unbleached plain flour – 1 1/2 cups • Baking powder – 1 1/2 tsp • Ground cinnamon – 1 1/2 tsp • Ground cloves – 1/2 tsp • Salt – 1/2...

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Butter Corn Toast
Dec21

Butter Corn Toast

  Tasted this tasty treat for the first time in the house of my counselor Priya Sakhi Mtji.It was an instant favorite and now is a staple in our house. Ingredients • Sweet corn – 2 cups • Black Pepper – 2 tsp • Salt – to taste • Bread Slices – 8 • Butter for frying Preparation 1. Boil the sweet corn. Drain the water and let cool. 2. Transfer to a mixer and grind to a course paste....

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Taiwanese fried rice
Dec20

Taiwanese fried rice

  Ingredients •1 cup medium grain rice (the best is from Japan or Korea) •½ cup barley •1 cup corn kernels (fresh or frozen) •1 cup green peas or edamame (green soy beans) •½ cup cooked wild rice (purple rice) •1 cup soy ham, cubed* •1 ½ tsp salt •1 tsp pepper •3-4 tbsp oil Preparation 1.Cook rice and barley according to package direction. Cook ¼ cup wild...

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Griddle Fried Cabbage Flatbreads
Dec16

Griddle Fried Cabbage Flatbreads

  Ingredients Dough: •1 C all purpose flour •1 C wheat flour •½ Tsp salt •2 Tbsp oil •¾ C water (adjust according to the flour quality) Filling: •2 Tsp oil •½ Tsp yellow asafetida powder •2 Tbsp finely grated ginger •2 hot green chilies chopped •3 C cabbage, thinly sliced •2 carrots, grated •1½ Tsp curry powder (prepared without onion and...

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