Monthly Archives: April 2012

Did you MAKE this Mango Chutney?!?!

Yes. I did. My boyfriend really likes the stuff and when I saw a recipe online for it, I bookmarked it and always had it in the back of my mind that someday I’d give it a try. A few … Continue reading

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Make Your Own Curry Paste!

This is a quick and easy way to prepare tasty Indian dishes that smell incredible. You can make this in small batches, each time you’re cooking a curry, or you can make a HUGE batch, freeze it in small globs … Continue reading

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Beautiful India

India is one of the most extraordinary, exciting and delicious countries on the planet. I love it. Over the past 5 years I’ve spent several months living in Bhopal India and volunteering for the Sambhavna Trust Clinic and the Chingari … Continue reading

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Quinoa Risotto

I’m OBSESSED with Quinoa. Quinoa is one of the world’s most perfect foods. It contains all 8 essential amino acids and is not fattening, just filling. Quinoa is so healthy and delicious that it should be consumed frequently. There is white … Continue reading

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Never Ever Failing Spicy Asian Peanut Butter Sauce

This “satay” sauce is great for any Asian dish. If you dare to make dumplings, you wouldn’t want to dip them in anything but this tasty sauce. You can also eat this sauce with chicken skewers or pour it over … Continue reading

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Aux Vivres Thai Bowl

It was a goal of mine to re-create the Thai Bowl from Aux Vivres (one of the BEST vegetarian restaurants in Montreal). It’s not that complex to put together and it’s the kind of meal that is so satisfying! It’s … Continue reading

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Healthy and Delicious Chickpea Kale and Tomato Curry

Spending many months in Northern India over the last few years, I was lucky enough to learn to cook outrageously tasty curries from local women in my neighborhood. Jaishree, a young woman from whom I learned many recipes, taught me … Continue reading

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