10 January 2020 Lorraine

When you’re Indian you can only have so much pasta and salads. Time for some spice. I didn’t cook any Indian food this week and it feels like I haven’t eaten. I’m just kidding. Today was one of those days, hot or not, I had to eat something spicy. So this Kerala Roast Chicken was the perfect fix for my spice craving.   This is not the kind of Roast Chicken we are used to. This is an Indian Roast Chicken with loads of spice, chilli, tomato and garlic. It is bursting with flavour and goes really well with some…

7 January 2020 Lorraine

There’s nothing more refreshing than a cold drink in summer and this Mango Lassi Recipe is the perfect summer drink. I love mango and I love yogurt so these 2 ingredients make a killer combination, with just a hint of cardamom and saffron. I first drank a mango lassi at an Indian restaurant, it was super-delicious and I was hooked. So whenever I have extra mango in my kitchen I try and use them for this Mango Lassi Recipe. We don’t often have mangoes lying around because my kids love mangoes and they get eaten up quite quickly. It is…

13 December 2019 Lorraine 2Comment

Both my boys are now home for the holidays, that means loads of cooking and eating. My middle son already messaged to ask what I was cooking before I had breakfast. As soon as he entered home this morning, he says “I’m starving”. You would think they are never fed. It is a cool day in JHB so I thought a curry would be a good choice. I haven’t made this Lamb Kalya with yogurt and cream in a while and I thought he would appreciate a good curry. Lamb Kalya with yogurt and cream is a rich, spicy and…