Warm Apple Cider Donuts

Mix –  1/4 cup apple cider -2 tbsp butter – 1 cup sugar – 1 egg – 2 cups AP flour- 1 tsp baking powder – 1/2 tsp baking soda – 1/2 tsp cinnamon  – 1/4 cup milk – 1/2 tsp lemon juice

Roll  – 1/2″ thick –  refrigerate for 15-20 mnts. – Punch out donuts 2-3 inches wide.

Deep Fry – Hot Oil 60-90 seconds  each side – Sprinkle cinnamon sugar while still warm.

Full version of the Recipe follow link below.

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Nadan Kerala Style Beef Cutlets

Recipe for South Indian Kerala style Beef Cutlets A Crunchy Snack with Salad

Microwave – 3-4  medium Potatoes – +/- 8 mnts. – Till Soft – Peel and Mash Roughly

Chop – 1 big Onion – 1″ pc Ginger – 2 Green Chilli – 3 cloves Garlic – handful Curry Leaves – Small Pcs.

Spices –  1 tsp. Garam Masala – 1/2 tsp Pepper – 1/2 tsp Turmeric –  Powders Mixed

Cook – 1/2 Kg. Ground Beef – 1/4  cup Water – 1 tsp. Salt – Spices – Stir well – cook till Dry.

Add –  Chopped items – 1tsp. Oil (optional) –  Stir fry  – Low Flame – 5 mnts – Cool – Add Mashed Potatoes – Mix – Form Tight Balls – Even size – in Desired shape.

Fry –  Beat 1 Egg – Dip Cutlets – Roll in Bread Crumbs – Deep Fry both sides in Hot Oil.

Serve Delicious Beef Cutlets Hot with Tomato Sauce and Salad.

Note – Adjust Spices to taste.  Boil Potatoes instead of Microwave if preferred.

Recipe for South Indian Kerala style Beef Cutlets A Crunchy Snack Great as a Starter for Parties.  Easy to make Delicious to Eat.

 

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Oven Roasted Cauliflower Florets

Quick and Easy Recipe for  Delicious Roasted Caulflower flavoured with Garlic and Lemon as Side dish. 

Preheat – Oven 200°C

Cut- 1 Head Cauliflower –  in florets  Mince – 4-5 cloves Garlic

Drizzle  – 2 tbsp. Olive Oil – 1 tablespoon Lemon Juice

Mix – Handful Parsley – 1 tsp. Turmeric Powder – Salt and Peper to taste.

Toss – in Roasting Pan – Spread Single Layer  – 25-30 mnts until Slightly Brown.

Serve Hot.

Note – Use Rosemary instead of Parsley. Sprinkle Garam Masala for additional flavour.

Quick and Easy Recipe for  Delicious Roasted Caulflower flavoured with Garlic and Lemon as Side dish.

 

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Christmas Fruit Cake

boiled Christmas Cake recipe

Preheat – Oven 165 Degree C

Boil – 2 cups Pineapple Juice – 2 Cups Sugar – 2 Cup raisins – 1tsp Salt- 1 tsp. Cinnamon – 1 tsp. Vanilla Flavoring – 2-3 mins  – turn Off Stove

Mix –  4 tsp. Cocoa Powder  – 4 Cups Flour – 2 tsp. Baking Soda –  1 Cup Chopped mixed nuts  – Stir in Boiled Mixture  – Combine well.

Bake – Pour in well lined baking Pan – +/- 50 mins – Till done.

Cool before cutting.

Delicious and Quick Boiled Christmas Fruit Cake ready to be Served

Note –  Use Mango Juice instead of Pineapple.   Use mixed Candied fruits  instead of raisins .   Use Brown sugar instead of white.

 

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Keema Mutter – Ground Meat and Peas Curry

Keema Matar Recipe

Crush – 1 Medium Onion – 2 inch Ginger pc.  – 6-7 Cloves Garlic –  Handful Curry Leaves

Spice – 1 tsp. Garam Masala – 1/2  tsp. Pepper – 1 tbsp. Coriander –  1 /2 tsp. Cumin -1/2 tsp. Turmeric – 1/2 tsp Chilli – 1 tsp. Salt – Spice Mix Powder

Chop –  3 tomatoes  – 1 Carrot  – Small Pcs.

Saute  – Pan – 2 tbsp. Oil -Heat –  Crushed items  – Stir fry 1 mnt – Add Spice Powder – Saute 1/2 mnt. – Add Chopped  – Fry 1 to 2 mnts.

Cook – Add 1/2 kg Ground Meat – Stir Fry 2 mnts – 1/2 cup Water – Bring to Boil – cover and cook – 10- 12 mnts  – Add  Peas – cook  +/- 5 mnts till Done

Garnish – Chopped Coriander Leaves or Parsley.

Serve  – Delicious Keema Curry with Rice or Naan and Raitha

Note :  Use Beef or Any Ground meat of choice.  Use Sweet Chilli Powder instead of Spicy and adjust Salt to taste.

Quick and easy Keema Matar Curry Recipe with Green Peas and Carrots.  Delicious Indian curry to serve with Steamed Basmathi Rice Or Naan Or  Pita Bread.

 

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Spicy Prawn Skewers

Grilled prawn sticksSpicy Prawn Skewers

Peel – Devien- wash 16 large Prawns

Grind – 4 cloves garlic – 1 inch Pc ginger – 2 green Chilli – Pinch Salt – 1/2 tsp. turmeric – handful coriander leaves – 1tsp. Olive Oil – juice half lemon –  Paste

Marinate –  Prawns in above Paste  – 15 mnts.

Soak  – 8 mini wooden skewers –  bowl of water – 15 mins

Cut  – 1 Red Onion – 8  Pcs.

Skewer – 2 prawns per Stick – 1 pc of Onion in between

Fry – Heat Flat Pan – Spread 1 tbsp. Oil – Fry Prawn Stick +/- 2 mnts on each Side. –  Done

Serve Delicious Prawn Skewers as Starters with lime wedges

Note  – Adjust Salt and Chilli to taste.  Use Pesto or Thai Curry Paste to Marinate instead.

Recipe for Easy to make and really yummy, Prawn Skewers on the Pan or  BBQ as Starter 

 

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Seaweed Soup with Mussels

Seaweed Mussels Soup

Soak  – 2 Dried Kombu Seaweed – 15 mnts – Chop bitesize pcs.

Boil – 6 cups Water –  Seaweed –  1 cup Frozen Mussel Meat – 2 tsp Fish Sauce – 1 tbsp. Sesame Oil – 1 tsp. Chilli Powder – Boil – 3-4 mnts 

Cook – Add 100 g Noodle to above – Boil 2 mnts

Garnish  – Add – Chopped Green Onions to above – Done

Enjoy Delicious Soup for a quick Lunch.

Note – Use herbs instead of Onions.   Use Seaweed of Choice.  

Recipe of Easy delicious Seaweed Soup with Mussels and  Noodles  for quick lunch or dinner inspired by Korean Birthday soups.

Spinach Salad with Salmon and Warm Sweet Potatoes

Recipe for Warm Sweet Potato and Spinach Salad with Poached Salmon  with Honey Mustard dressing

 

Wash – Drain – 100 g Baby Spinach – Cut  – Cherry Tomatoes in Halves.

Poach –  1 cup Water – Pinch Salt – Boil – Lower Flame – 200g Salmon Filet – Simmer -10 Mnts – On a Plate – Flake into pieces and set aside.

Microwave  –  Peel -Dice – 2 medium Sweet Potatoes  – Coat 1 tbsp. Olive Oil – 1 tsp Garlic – Pinch Salt – Microwave – +/-6  Mnts.   – Till done

Dressing –  1 tbsp. Honey – 1 tsp. Mustard –  2 tbsp. Lemon Juice – 1 tbsp. Olive Oil – Pepper –  Salt to taste – Mix well

Serve – Spread Spinach and Tomato  on Plate –  Top with Sweet Potatoes and Salmon – Drizzle Dressing

Delicious Easy Salad for Supper ready to be Served.

Note – Use Smoked Salmon instead of Poached.   Roast Sweet Potatoes in Oven or Pan if preferred – Use Dressing of Choice.  

This Recipe was  Made and Shared  by my daughter Tina for dinner yesterday.

 

Recipe for Warm Sweet Potato Spinach Salad with  Poached Salmon  and Honey Mustard dressing