Chicken Hyderabadi – Traditional Indian

Chicken Hyderabadi is a traditional Indian dish where the chicken is cooked in a sauce made from a paste of caramelised onions. This curry has a thick, flavourful gravy, and is made without the addition of tomatoes. It still manages to be a robustly flavoured dish, with spice levels that can be tailored to your…… Continue reading Chicken Hyderabadi – Traditional Indian

Kashmiri Chicken Curry

Kashmiri Chicken Curry is one of those ‘marmite’ type of curries. Some people find the thought of fruit in a curry abhorrent. My youngest son on the other hand can’t get enough of Kashmiri Chicken Curry or Banana Curry, as he calls it! It’s not something I would order myself from a restaurant or takeaway…… Continue reading Kashmiri Chicken Curry

Staff Curry – Traditional Indian Curry

Staff Curry – Traditional Indian Curry. This traditional style curry got its name from the British Indian Restaurants. Many of the restaurants would have a big pot of a traditionally made curry to feed the staff that worked there. This curry would often consist of chicken or lamb on the bone, the bone giving extra…… Continue reading Staff Curry – Traditional Indian Curry

Chicken 65 Easy Recipe

Chicken 65 Easy recipe – Chicken 65 is a bit of a Chinese/Indian fusion dish. It’s like the Chinese Crispy Chill Chicken you get in the takeaway but with Indian flavours. I’m not going to go into where the name comes from, there’s plenty of theories, but all I’m bothered about is that it’s an…… Continue reading Chicken 65 Easy Recipe

Hot Sauce & Moby Duck

Hot Sauce & Moby Duck… Sounds like a couple of characters from a spoof detective series! No, this is the story of Moby a wild mallard abandoned by its mother and how a Hot Sauce got its name. It was Maundy Thursday when I got a phone call from Kit. She was on her way…… Continue reading Hot Sauce & Moby Duck

East Indian Bottle Masala

East Indian Bottle Masala is a combination of spices and herbs originating from the East Indian people of Goa. Who are East Indians? East Indians are a group of people with Christian beliefs, that were heavily influenced by the Portuguese settlers to India. Each family had their own secret recipe. Some versions had as little…… Continue reading East Indian Bottle Masala