Posted in October 2010


Now that the cold weather has arrived, I’ve been making heartier dinners again. What’s your favourite casserole? I’m planning to try this one: Moroccan-style chicken casserole some other casseroles from BBC Food


Using Wolfert’s Harira as a guide, I made my first harira- omitting the flour, starter, sugar, salt, tomato paste and dried chickpeas, cutting down on the onion and water, and simmering  in a stockpot rather than a claypot. Added 3 sliced carrots. Very tasty. Will make this again.

aloo gobi

Made aloo gobi tonight, using olive oil 1 onion, chopped 1 inch piece of ginger, minced 2 jalapenos, seeded then minced 2 roma tomatoes, chopped 4 potatoes, peeled and cut into 2 inch cubes 1 tsp turmeric 1 tsp ground coriander seed 1 head of cauliflower, broken into florets Sauteed onion until translucent over medium … Continue reading