• 123. melon salsa

    July 19, 2012mayurisjikoni

    Yet another salsa What do you do with a melon that is tasteless? Eat it anyway, or sprinkle some sugar, drizzle some honey, make a smoothie or a salad? Endless options right? So I didn’t take the smoothie path but opted for a yummy salsa to go with the tortilla chips. Great as a starter…

     
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  • 119. melon salad

    July 18, 2012mayurisjikoni

    healthy green I simply love fruit, any fruit in my salad. I just have to find a new fruit in the market and it turns into a salad. Ajay was complaining that I don’t give any of the fruits breathing space. Well that’s not entirely true, had custard apple and jamun the other day on…

     
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  • Beetroot Grape Salad

    July 2, 2012mayurisjikoni

    RECIPE: BEETROOT GRAPE SALAD Beetroot Grape Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette is a delicate balance of flavours – sweet, tangy and salty. This salad is not only colourful but very tasty and filling too. With the addition of feta and chickpeas, it is perfect as a light meal or as a starter dish. COLOURFUL SALADS There…

     
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  • 105. thanda, thanda cool cool

    June 24, 2012mayurisjikoni

    Fresh crunchy juicy cucumbers are a delight to have on its own or in a salad. Cucumbers grown locally in Mombasa seem to have disappeared. The ones from up country are fine but the skin can be a bit tough. Whenever I can, I buy English cucumber from the supermarkets. They rarely are bitter, are…

     
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  • Broccoli Coconut Soup

    June 24, 2012mayurisjikoni

    Broccoli Coconut Soup Broccoli Coconut Soup is a homemade, creamy, vegan, gluten free, healthy and filling soup. Easy to make, chopped almonds add a crunch to this delicious soup. Weather in Mombasa A bit of a drizzle and most of us in Mombasa presume that the cold season has begun. Its time to have hot…

     
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  • Roasted Potato and Avocado Salad

    June 21, 2012mayurisjikoni

    EVENT: FOODIES_ REDOING OLD POSTS #27 Updated on 12/06/2020 For this event, Foodies_Redoing Old Posts my 27th re done recipe is my kind of salad – Roasted Potato and Avocado Salad. What is the group Foodies _Redoing Old Posts all about? Before we get into how to make this filling and tasty salad, let me…

     
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  • 96. strawberry green bean salad

    June 19, 2012mayurisjikoni

    absolute luxury Special Theme:Redo Old Posts BM#78 Week 4 Day 2    What is a salad? A salad is a cold dish of raw or cooked vegetables mixed with meat, fish, fruits and served with a dressing. The dressing can vary from a simple drizzle of lemon juice over the salad to more flavourful ones.…

     
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  • Banana Cucumber Raita

    June 19, 2012mayurisjikoni

    Recipe: Banana Cucumber Raita Banana Cucumber Raita is a flavourful and cooling side dish which is a little sweetish and tangy too. Enjoy it with biryani or on its own as a salad. What is a Raita? Raita is a yogurt based dish which is usually served as an accompaniment to a main dish. Usually,…

     
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  • 90. mushroom soup

    June 15, 2012mayurisjikoni

    tastes better than the packet one   Mushroom soup is one of my favourite soups. Every time I make it, I remember the mushroom soup that was served at Driftwood in Malindi. While my family were having their choice of fish or chicken, I was not left with much of a choice. It was either…

     
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  • 88. ruby pink delight

    June 14, 2012mayurisjikoni

    Grapefruit is available in abundance, both the local and imported ones. I prefer using the local pomelo. It tends to taste less bitter. The segments may not be as pink as the ones in the photo but I got lucky. If you like, you can use proper grapefruit. The tanginess of the grapefruit and sweetness…

     
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