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Recipe Misal/Usal from Matki/Moth Beans gravy, Authentic Maharastrian style

Misal/Usal from Matki/Moth Beans gravy, Authentic Maharastrian style

I keep making this Matki ki Subzi now and then, when I came back from India last time, I had been to my sister's place in pune, she keeps making this gravy and my kids liked it very much, when I came back here I found these beans in Asian shop here and al
Recipe CARROTS AND BEANS IN COCONUT MILK GRAVY

CARROTS AND BEANS IN COCONUT MILK GRAVY

Two English veggies (veggies brought to India by British) Carrots and Beans combined with the authentic Kerala coconut gravy tastes awesome. Coconut, cashews and some Indian spices are combined to make a silky gravy and the veggies are slow cooked in the
Recipe Moongdal Bhajia/Pakora (Moong Split Beans Fritters)

Moongdal Bhajia/Pakora (Moong Split Beans Fritters)

In case you all were wondering where have I been...We just got a new puppy !! We brought him home on last Monday April 25th, 2011. I managed to post one recipe on 26th, but then have been busy enjoying him :) He just turned 10 weeks old today. He is so
Recipe Greek Inspired Gigandes (Lima Beans)

Greek Inspired Gigandes (Lima Beans)

This photo pretty much sums up why I love Greek cuisine. This is a typical meal I had on the island of Lesvos (close to Turkey), at a family-owned taverna that is completely off the beaten path -- down a tiny dirt road lined with overgrown foliage and a c
Recipe Yelloweye Stuben Beans

Yelloweye Stuben Beans

I was sorry to receive the news that "Extraordinary Ingredients," a wonderful store in downtown Colorado Springs was closing. It was one of so very few remaining brick-and-mortar specialty shops--sources of high-quality, unusual and hard-to-find foodstuff
Recipe Cherry Beans Coffee and French Toast

Cherry Beans Coffee and French Toast

I hope everyone had a wonderful weekend.  I m kind of drained from all the house hunting my hubby and I have been doing during the weekends. Back pains, headaches, sore feet, driving here, driving there. Bleh! Very stressful and indeed, very tiring.  Real
Recipe Sea-Beans and Kimbap Bento

Sea-Beans and Kimbap Bento

Today s bento features an ingredient that I ve never seen let alone cooked before!  Sea-Beans ! The texture  is what caught my eye!  Looks stir-fry-able and the vendor said that it could be done but watch the salt as these guys are naturally s
Recipe California Barbecue Beans (Santa Maria Style)

California Barbecue Beans (Santa Maria Style)

One of my most viewed recipe is the Santa Maria Style Tri-tip . My husband and I loved it when we first tasted it as we were passing through the town of Santa Maria, California . In an issue of Cook's Country, I found a a recipe about Santa Mar
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Recipe Red bean lotus root soup

Red bean lotus root soup

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It's the norm that we always associate red beans with desserts, mooncakes, sweet pastries or 'tong sui. Well it didn't occur to me that they also make a good soup ingredient, savoury that is, until I had my first taste of red bean in a soup when I was d
Recipe Steamed Egg Cake (Ji Dao Gao) and Red Bean Soup

Steamed Egg Cake (Ji Dao Gao) and Red Bean Soup

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Steamed Egg Cake or also known as Ji Dan Gao (???) is one of the tradition steamed cake, which is commonly used for praying purpose during festive occasion such as Chinese Lunar New Year. I still remember vividly when I was a child, I used to help my mum
Recipe Beef in Black Bean Sauce with Green Peppers

Beef in Black Bean Sauce with Green Peppers

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Beef in Black Bean Sauce, just like the Chinese takeaway. No sorry, I'll rephrase that, better than the takeaway! All freshly cooked, what can be better? I first raved on about this over a year ago, but as it's so good I'm posting it again.
Recipe Chinatown's Traditional Hopia Recipe (Red Mung Bean Mooncake)

Chinatown's Traditional Hopia Recipe (Red Mung Bean Mooncake)

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Hopia is also known as bean paste-filled mini mooncakes, but somewhere along the past decade new versions of hopia has sprouted, such as the chocolate hopia and the hopia baboy (pork-filled). But the traditional way of making these Chines delicacies was
Recipe Homage to Siciliy: Sardine Crostini with White Bean Puree and Salmorigliono

Homage to Siciliy: Sardine Crostini with White Bean Puree and Salmorigliono

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It's official, I've booked a ticket to Rome and Sicily. Am ecstatic to get away, to leave things behind, shut my brain off, enjoy more of life for awhile...in other words, simply do nothing -- il dolce far niente -- literally, the sweetness of doing no
Recipe Black Bean Brown Rice Patties ( Homemade)

Black Bean Brown Rice Patties ( Homemade)

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Since I made Veggie Patties at Home with all different kind of vegetables, these days I am almost reluctant to buy veggie burger patties from stores. This time I want to give a twist by adding some protein and complex carbs. The leftover brown rice was
Recipe Red Bean Biscuits ~ 'Tau Sar Paeng'

Red Bean Biscuits ~ 'Tau Sar Paeng'

I made these 'Tau Sar Paeng' based on the recipe of my Salted Egg Pastry , but used red bean paste as filling as the name suggests. Can pass off as kaya puff, but when you bite into it, then you'll see!
Recipe A Collection of Pureed Soups {Curried Cauliflower Potato Soup and Creamy Cannellini Bean Soup Recipes}

A Collection of Pureed Soups {Curried Cauliflower Potato Soup and Creamy Cannellini Bean Soup Recipes}

Creamy Carrot Soup with Coconut Milk Not only are Pureed Soups pure comfort food, but they're also perfect for anyone on a liquid diet or a pureed/soft food diet. Whether you're recovering from a cold, wisdom tooth extraction or dental surgery, or ha
Recipe A Collection of Pureed Soups {Curried Cauliflower Potato Soup and Creamy Cannellini Bean Soup Recipes}

A Collection of Pureed Soups {Curried Cauliflower Potato Soup and Creamy Cannellini Bean Soup Recipes}

Creamy Carrot Soup with Coconut Milk Not only are Pureed Soups pure comfort food, but they're also perfect for anyone on a liquid diet or a pureed/soft food diet. Whether you're recovering from a cold, wisdom tooth extraction or dental surgery, or ha
Recipe Bean Curd Rolls ( Sinn Juk Guen)

Bean Curd Rolls ( Sinn Juk Guen)

Bean Curd Rolls ( Sinn JUk Guen) Ingredients : 2 - 3 chinese dried mushroom, soaked and shredded 3 sheet bean curd sheet, 1/3 cup bamboo shoot, shredded 3 slice carrot, shredded 1 slice gin
Recipe Avarakkai Poriyal/Indian Broad bean Poriyal

Avarakkai Poriyal/Indian Broad bean Poriyal

Ingredients Avarakkai 1/4 kg Onion 1 medium (chopped) curry leaves few chilli powder 1 tsp coriander powder 1 tsp Turmeric powder 1/4 tsp Mustard seeds 1/2 tsp Chana dal 1 tbsp Salt as needed Oil 2 tsp
Recipe Black Bean Brown Rice Patties ( Homemade)

Black Bean Brown Rice Patties ( Homemade)

Since I made Veggie Patties at Home with all different kind of vegetables, these days I am almost reluctant to buy veggie burger patties from stores. This time I want to give a twist by adding some protein and complex carbs. The leftover brown rice was
Recipe Jacob's Cattle Bean Dip with Cucumbers

Jacob's Cattle Bean Dip with Cucumbers

Ah, the weekend. It's turning out to be a snowy one -- we've got at least 6 inches here in Portland, Maine. Weekends are my favorite time for cooking. I usually don't have to be anywhere during the day, so I have plenty of opportunities for experimenti
Recipe Refried Bean Soup Mix (Dinner Is In The Jar)

Refried Bean Soup Mix (Dinner Is In The Jar)

Feast your eyes on this amazingly simple and delicious soup! I received a great book called Dinner Is In The Jar in the mail several months ago from a wonderful author named Kathy Clark. It's taken me a while to do a review of it, beca
Recipe Asparagus, Broad Bean, Mint & Lemon Risoni

Asparagus, Broad Bean, Mint & Lemon Risoni

Baguette is one of my favourite restaurants, and recent winner of Australia s Most Popular French Restaurant award in the Lifestyle Food Channel 2010 I Love Food Awards .   My boyfriend and I love it so much we ve become regulars over the past 2 years.
Recipe VANILLA BEAN FLECKED MINI POUND CAKES

VANILLA BEAN FLECKED MINI POUND CAKES

Pound cake can be a misnomer. I recall in a previous life as a newly married woman without children, I had a desire for my husband to bake for me. He is no baker. He has no experience baking. However, in this day and age, there are no dragons to s