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  • 77. carrot soup

    June 5, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      a hot creamy orangy treat I don’t know how I landed up with so many carrots in the fridge. So to use them up I did have a few options, carrot muffins, carrot halwa but that would not take care of my dinner dilemma. Suddenly a light bulb lit up and hey presto, dinner…

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  • 76.kenyan and western influence

    June 5, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

       Kenyan and western influence Collard or sukumawiki as we know it in Kenya is in abundance at the moment because of the rains. At this time the kale is not too hard and is very green. I have come across a lot of kale salad recipes but before I tried them out I tried…

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  • 75. earthy brown delights

    June 5, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      Most people love potatoes whether they are fried, boiled or roasted. I love roasted potatoes and they make a great side dish to accompany a pasta dish or pizzas or in place of a salad. Just a few pieces of potatoes and your stomach is full. If I don’t get baby potatoes then I…

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  • 74. Eggless coleslaw

    June 1, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      Niku’s idea Coleslaw is such a basic salad, widely served with burgers, baked potatoes, chips or french fries, in sandwiches and so many other things. Unfortunately all those who don’t eat eggs cannot really have it as it has mayonnaise. I make my coleslaw at home without the mayonnaise. Once when I made the…

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  • 73. biscuit pudding

    June 1, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      a dessert to die for   Biscuit pudding has been a family favourite ever since I got married and entered the V.V.Patel household. Nunu taught me how to make the pudding. She learnt it from a demonstration given at the Friends Club. Its a very simple but rich pudding. Not for people who don’t like…

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  • 72. Papaya Salad

    May 31, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      Fruit or a Salad –or what? Have you ever spent your precious time and money trying to buy just the right papaya or paw paw? I have and still do. I always turn them  around to check if it will be the right one, try to weigh them in my palm to see if its…

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  • 71. mango orange smoothie

    May 31, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      Orange and slushy 2 years ago when our club, Lions Club of Mombasa Bahari had a medical camp in Malindi, the non medical members went to a school in Watamu for a social activity. After handing over the goods and spending time with the girls, we decided to go to Watamu town. Its lunch…

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  • 70. red chora curry (cowpea curry)

    May 31, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      creamy and yummy Cowpeas or chora/choli as its called in gujarati are grown in Asia, Africa and US. The variety of cowpeas are many. Right from the black eyed cowpea to the brown kidney shaped variety. For this recipe I have used the brown or deep red  variety which is commonly grown in Kenya.…

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  • 69. dahi vadas

    May 29, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

       Cool, yogurt snack  I can’t remember my mum ever making dahi vadas at home. We usually had them when there were big community lunches or dinners mainly for weddings or we would have them at the famous Supreme Hotel. I learnt how to make dahi vadas from Nunu after my marriage. I remember when…

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  • 68. broccoli salad

    May 29, 2012mayurisjikoni
     

      crunchy green emeralds    Rainy season means loads of fresh crispy vegetables. Thats what exactly hit me when I entered the famous Mombasa Vegetable market this week. Just couldn’t make up my mind as to what to buy. Wanted to buy the whole market. The deep green fresh broccoli kept on beckoning me to…

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