Shakshuka
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Shakshuka Recipe. All Variations

Shakshuka: Expat food at its best! It's a dish of eggs poached in a sauce of fresh tomatoes, chili peppers, and onions, often spiced with cumin. So pretty and so fragrant! Watch'em mop their sauce with pita or crusty bread! It's in my Whole…
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Fish Curry with Tomatoes and Swiss Chard Recipe

Consider this fish curry a complete meal. Once you master the delightful gamut of Indian flavors in your own kitchen, it will be kind of hard to have an appreciation for them in a restaurant, as you will do better each time at home. I made…
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Indian Pancakes Recipe. Vegan-Friendly

Indian Pancakes turn a traditional comfort food into an exotic and delicious meal with just a few simple tweaks. They are a snap to make and lots of fun to eat, and quite versatile. They are not just a part of my Chanukkah Latkas/Fritters Repertoire;…
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Tomato Eggplant Lamb Curry Recipe. Gluten-Free

This lamb curry, like all lamb dishes, might well be my weakness. Lamb and Eggplant: A love story. The addition of tomatoes and eggplant in lamb curry is seriously spectacular. The best part is, this lamb curry dish is so simple. Once you…
chicken curry
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Chicken Curry with Tomatoes and Plantains Recipe

My chicken curry stars tomatoes and plantains. Please do not substitute canned tomatoes—there will be a huge difference! Plantains come in two varieties: Green to medium ripe, and very ripe. The former are used as vegetables in stews…
mango dressing
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Mixed Greens with Curried Mango Dressing Recipe

My mango dressing is bright and spicy! It is delightful not only over greens, but also with  fish or chicken, grilled or poached. The pungent curry is a wonderful foil for the fruity and tart mango. Use only as much mango dressing as will…
turkey salad
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The Morning After: Turkey Salad Recipe and Variations

Turkey salad is a great post-Thanksgiving treat! Whenever I make a turkey, I have not only a feast to offer on Turkey day, but a leftover-turkey feast on post-turkey days: you just wouldn't believe how many hats this bird can wear, one more…
chutney roasted salmon
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Chutney Roasted Salmon Recipe

This chutney Roasted Salmon is not, strictly speaking, a recipe. Of course I don't go and make 2 quarts of chutney just so I can use some of it to make a chutney roasted salmon dish. Rather, apples being plentiful in the fall, I make a…
apple chutney
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Spicy Apple Chutney Recipe

My apple chutney is zippy and chunky. The pairing with tomatoes and raisins makes my apple chutney a real winner. Chutney comes from the Hindi “to be licked” That's an inspired derivation, if you have ever tasted a good one! Chutneys…
aloo gobi
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Aloo Gobi Recipe with Chutney and Raita

Aloo Gobi is a Indian dish featuring potatoes and cauliflower It is the perfect vegetarian main course: With this beautiful lineup of flavors, I guarantee you will never miss the meat! You will love the way I have accessorized aloo gobi: With…