Spiced Peas with Spring Onion

Matar Paneer This was GORGEOUS.  Easy but would be even easier if you didn't have to brown the paneer.  Without the paneer, this is a vegan / dairy free recipe.Serves 4 as a side dishIngredients:Vegetable Oil225g paneer, chopped into cubes1 onion, chopped5cm piece of ginger, grated1 (or more) fresh chilli2 teaspoons of Korma Spice (you could use any of our...

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Halloumi Fries

This is a delicious, quick and easy recipe.  The slightly spiced, salty fries go so well with cold beer!  Serve with a chutney or a raita. You could also cook these on a barbecue for a quick snack whilst the main event is underway.250g pack of Halloumi2 tsps oil1 tsps Tandoori Masala Spice Pots blendIn a small bowl, mix the oil and...

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Mint and Coriander Raita

So good served with the Lamb Bhuna Curry or drizzled over the Tandoori Spiced Chicken in pitta bread. No drama if you don't have coriander or mint, just use one or the other.  The tamarind paste  (you can buy it in most supermarkets) makes the difference here but you can use lime juice instead.   Any leftovers will happily freeze for next time, although make sure...

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Simple Tarka Daal Recipe

My brother spent a long time in India and he was taught this recipe whilst living in a tiny village in the Northern part of India.  It is so simple and so delicious.  Makes a lovely accompaniment to other curries or simply eat it on it's own, on hot buttered toast with an egg!  Serves 4300g red split lentils, rinsed1...

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