Tag Archives: chillies

Banana Soup

Since breaking my shoulder I have found it difficult and dangerous to work in the kitchen. My husband has been a wonder and cooked up delicious meals. This was his offering last night as we had too many ripe bananas. … Continue reading

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Spicey Mango Chutney

My husband Tony made this yesterday. Sorry my blog still is not accepting photos. Spicey chutney; Ingredients 5 under-ripe mangos peeled and chopped, 330 gms caster sugar, 400 mls vinegar, 2 chillies 2 garlic cloves sliced, 1Tbsp grated fresh ginger, … Continue reading

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Lime and Turmeric Tofu Steaks with fresh Chilli Sambal

Peat , in Spain, has sent me some wonderful recipes published in The Guardian. Thank you. Tofu is and absorbent ingredient and so becomes as flavoursome as you make it. This is a zingy marinade. Ingredients 60 ml lime juice … Continue reading

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A salad that we were served in China. Ingredients 1 cucumber 3 shallots 2 small red chillies small bunch of coriander 1 Tblsp sugar 1 Tblsp white vinegar Method Make the dressing by cooking the sugar and vinegar together until … Continue reading

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