Category Archives: Indian

Chicken Korma

It all started with a bet that I lost… And a promise to make a surprise fancy dinner for J. I stressed for days over the perfect menu. And finally, with some help from friends at work, I decided on … Continue reading

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Indian Food Made Easy Part II: Spiced chickpeas and rice pilaf

Last week I did not believe a yummy and healthy cooked dinner could be made in less than 10 minutes.  Well, it can.  I was very impressed by how fast this meal came together and how good it tasted despite … Continue reading

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Indian Food Made Easy Part I: Classic Northern Chicken Curry

J received another cook book to review.  This time instead of French food, it is Anjum Anand’s Indian Food Made Easy. I must admit that we are not very well qualified to review an Indian food cookbook as we both … Continue reading

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Chicken Biryani

Remember back when I was raving about the ESSENTIALS OF ASIA COOKBOOK?  I’m still quite happy with it.  J and I can’t stop talking about the ramen.  (I think I’ll make it for dinner next week.)  Their lentil soup recipe  is also … Continue reading

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Indian-spiced chicken kebabs with cilantro-mint chutney (and chipotle rice)

My friends Sarah and Zac gave me The Bon Appetite Cookbook as a wedding/housewarming gift.  I couldn’t be happier.  I’ve tried many recipes already (french onion soup, chipotle mashed potatoes…) and I have been pleased with all of them.  I … Continue reading

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Chicken Tikka

I love Indian food. What I consider Indian food is probably is a Californian interpretation.  But I’m okay with that.  I usually go out and get it from restaurant.  However, I’ve slowly accumulated all the necessary spices.  So now I … Continue reading

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