Quinoa for Lunch

Ever wondered if you could pack a light, vibrant and delicious meal where you looked forward to your lunch time? This was exactly the request my niece Manisha gave me, saying she had bought quinoa but wasn’t quite sure how to use it for her lunch. Well, Manisha this is for you and every one […]

Zesty Green Chutney …

..a bunch of fresh coriander and the juice of a zesty lime with garlic and green chillies thrown in gives the most sublime chutney to awaken the tastebuds you never thought you had! Simple ingredients giving a delicious chutney and my daughter’s favourite. This green coriander chutney complements many Indian snacks and stuffed breads such […]

Apple Chutneys

Autumn brings in the beautiful colours of falling leaves and a sense of gathering your harvest, even if this is from a small kitchen garden where you are picking the last of the green tomatoes protectively from a drooping plant or the remaining courgettes from a bigger allotment. And with this in mind, I was […]

Enticing lunchbox!

It was very heartening to see that my niece, Neelam had made the most yummy looking lunch for her work the following day! As I mentioned earlier, these falafels couldn’t get any easier …and Neelam decided to pair them up with roasted butternut squash,sliced peppers and sweetcorn, with some lettuce, tomatoes and cucumber thrown in for […]