Chickpea Paneer Egg Sabji

This makes a delicious quick meal that we all love. It’s really versatile – you can serve it as a sabji (which means vegetable dish) with rotis, naan or chapatis, or as a pulao to use up leftover rice. Eat it on its own as a supper, or as a delicious addition to a family picnic, or even for children’s … Read More

Butter Chicken Biryani

Butter Chicken Biryani This is a combination of 2 of my favourite recipes, butter chicken and biryani and it tastes outstanding. 8 boneless skinless chicken thighs, but into bite size pieces For the marinade 4 tbsp natural yogurt 1 tsp garam masala 1 tsp salt 1 tsp chilli powder 1 tsp sunflower oil 2 garlic cloves, grated 1 inch ginger, … Read More

Chickpea curry | Chole recipe

North Indian Chickpea curry also known as Chole.   This is quite a classic north Indian curry made with chickpeas and it is best to use dried chickpeas soaked overnight for best results. Enjoy this with chapati, naan, rice or bhature! 500 gms dried chickpeas Soaked in 1500 ml water For the curry 5 tbsp sunflower oil 1 tsp carom … Read More

2 Delicious Mug Cake recipes!

Eggless Chocolate mug cake 4 tbsp golden caster sugar 4 tbsp plain flour 1 tbsp cocoa powder pinch of salt (1/8th tsp) pinch of baking powder (1/8th tsp) 3 tbsp milk 2 tbsp oil (I used rapeseed oil) 5 pieces of dark chocolate Microwave at 900 W for 1 min 20 seconds Vanilla Mug Cake with nutella 4 tbsp plain … Read More

Best fudgy Chocolate Brownies!

Gooey Fudgy Delicious BROWNIES! These brownies are easy to make but they are absolutely the best. For me brownies need to be gooey and moist to be delicious and this one fits the bill. Try it with some nuts on the top for added crunch and flavour.   300 gms unsalted butter, melted 300 gms 70% dark chocolate 5 large … Read More

Delicious Chicken curry with basic spices!

Delicious chicken curry with basic spices!

This gorgeous recipe is easy to follow, absolutely delicious and uses basic spices from the store cupboard.

For the curry
2 tbsp sunflower oil
1 1/2 tsp cumin seeds
4 onion, finely chopped
4 garlic cloves, grated
2 inch ginger, grated
4 tomatoes, finely chopped
3/4 tsp salt
3/4 tsp chilli powder
1 tsp turmeric powder
1 1/2 tsp garam masala
handful of fresh coriander leaves

For the chicken
8 chicken thighs with bones
3/4 tsp salt
3/4 tsp chilli powder

Watch the full recipe video here!

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Chocolate Drip Cake

Birthday cake! Delicious vanilla sponge sandwiched with nutella flavoured Italian meringue buttercream and dark chocolate ganache. Decorated with drip chocolate and a selection of different chocolates.   For the cake 350 gms Unsalted butter 350 gms caster sugar 350 gms self raising flour 1 1/2 tsp baking powder 1 tsp vanilla extract 6 large eggs 2 tbsp whole milk For … Read More

Butternut squash, chickpea and spinach soup!

For butternut squash 1 butternut squash, cut into 1 inch pieces 1 tsp sunflower oil 1/2 tsp salt Oven at 180 C For the soup 1 tbsp sunflower oil 2 medium sized onions, finely chopped 1 tsp salt 1 tsp ground cinnamon 1 tsp chilli powder 1 tsp ground cumin 1 x 400 gms tin of chopped tomatoes 1 x … Read More

Best Sponge cake!

Victoria Sponge cake! For this Mother’s Day I decided to do a special video both with my Mum and my daughter. This is a very special video as Sia made my favourite cake of all time ‘The Victoria Sponge’ and my mum loves it too. I fell in love with this cake when I moved to the U.K. many years … Read More

Top 4 parathas!

I love stuffed parathas, they are not only easy and quick to make but also quite satisfying and filling to eat, great comfort food. These can be enjoyed with raita, pickle, chutney or on its own. Also good for packed lunches and picnics as they can be prepared a bit ahead. Best to cook them in some homemade ghee but … Read More