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  • Kenyan Style Biscuits

    May 11, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      EVENT: FOODIES_ REDOING OLD POSTS #38 RECIPE: KENYAN STYLE BISCUITS What are Kenyan Style Biscuits? How these homemade biscuits got the name Kenyan Style Biscuits or Kenyan Biscuits, I have no idea. The only thing I know is that most Asian homes in East Africa in the 50s to 70s era made them. Most…

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  • Banana Cinnamon Frozen Yogurt

    May 11, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      EVENT: FOODIES_ REDOING OLD POSTS #22 For this event, Foodies_Redoing Old Posts my 22nd recipe is an easy cold treat, Banana Cinnamon Frozen Yogurt. Hot Weather in Mombasa Generally Mombasa is a hot and humid coastal city. I cannot remember when I last must have worn a sweater here. However, there are some months…

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  • 40. Spaghetti with vegetable sauce

    May 11, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      Vegetarian ‘bolognese’ sauce All you vegetarian out there, have you ever noticed how limited your choice of a sauce with pasta gets when you go to a restaurant? When a non vegetarian orders spaghetti or any other pasta with a sauce, the sauce is rich not only with tomatoes and meat but also vegetables.…

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  • 39. mango panna

    May 9, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      mangoes and hot season    Mango panna, aam panna or raw mango juice is a cool, refreshing drink made during the summer in India. It prevents heat exhaustion as its loaded with sugar and is rich in pectin, Vitamin B and C. Most aam panna recipes will recommend boiling the mangoes with the peel…

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  • papdi no lot (steamed rice flour dough)/khichu

    May 9, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      A tribute to my bhabhi Sonal bhabhi, my late sister in law immediately took me under her wing from the first day I met her. Always smiling, friendly and motherly she taught and advised me whenever I needed her help. Whenever we visited Nairobi, meals were not an elaborate affair at her place. Simple but…

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  • stuffed bhindi or bharela bhinda

    May 8, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      Updated on 13/10/2018 Ladyfingers,okra or bhindi is a very popular vegetable in India. Its cooked dry, used in sambhars, made with tomatoes or with a  gravy, depending on the type of cuisine. Gujaratis normally cook it dry. The Japanese use okra to make tempura. In Malaysia its stuffed with fish paste and in other…

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  • stuffed brinjals or bharelu shaak

    May 8, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      Most people hear the name aubergine, brinjal or eggplant and make a face. That includes my lovely daughter Nami. Try this recipe out and brinjals will not taste the same.With the limited number of vegetables available at present in Mombasa, I constantly have to figure out a way to repeat the vegetables but try…

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  • 35. eggless coconut cupcakes

    May 7, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      for coconut lovers  The first time I realized that cupcakes can be eggless was when I helped Nunu to make the coconut cupcakes. In a houseful of guests and little kids, we used to bake loads of these cupcakes. Dunked in tea,coffee or milk they taste amazing. We have baked these cakes for various…

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  • 34. Moong khichdi

    May 2, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      Neel, this is for you Khichdi is simply a mixture of rice and lentils cooked together. It is a very popular dish in India, especially the northern part. There are a variety of khichdis that can be made, either just plain or by adding vegetables to it. Its a great comfort food on a…

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  • ekadashi/farali theplas

    May 2, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      thepla with a difference…. thank you Heni     Last November, my foi Manju aunty invited us to her place just for a change of atmosphere. We all were going through a difficult time after the loss of my mum. Fortunately for me we decided to visit her on Ekadashi day.Unfortunate for my sister in…

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