25 February 2020 Lorraine

My mum is visiting from Durban so I got her to do some of my cooking. Some things just taste better when our mums cook them, don’t they. She cooks a very simple Easy Green Bean Curry but it tastes delicious. Vegetable curries always seem to taste better when they have minimal spice. At least, it’s what I think. I used my very own Homemade Masala to cook this curry. Since I have been making my own masala I am enjoying cooking even more, knowing that everything is made by me from scratch. Green Beans also known as French Beans…

19 February 2020 Lorraine

I made this delicious Smooth, Creamy Burfee for Diwali but I didn’t post the recipe as I felt it needed to be tweaked a little. After testing it a few times I think it is now perfect. I had a request from my sister so it was time I finished working on that recipe. This recipe was just what I needed. Burfee is definitely not something that goes to waste in our home. This Smooth, Creamy Burfee is made in one-pot, Don’t I just love anything made it one-pot. I should be called the queen of “one-pots”…haha! I think I…

17 February 2020 Lorraine

What a great morning of cooking and more cooking. I bought this Okra/Bhindi last week already and before it goes funny I had to get cooking. I am a little bored with my Okra with Chilli and Garlic so I thought I should cook something different today. This Bhindi Masala is definitely not how I am used to cooking Okra but it turned out so delicious. Of course, I made some Spicy Fenugreek Fried Potatoes  and Soft Butter Rotis to go with it. Bhindi or Okra has many health benefits. It is rich in fiber and antioxidants. It is a…