Tag Archives: spices

Mixed Spice Recipe

Mixed Spice Recipe Mixed spice. When I make these things, many people say why bother? Why don’t you just buy it. Not worth the hassle. Well for them it may not be worth the hassle, but for me, I have lots of reasons for making it. And one of them is that I enjoy it. I just love the smell as everything starts to combine down; I love the freshness of it. I open a jar of off the shelf

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Coconut Dhal – made in the Mycook Premium

Coconut Dhal – made in the Mycook Premium A really nice simple meal. Serve with rice and steamed vegetables or a salad. The Mycook makes light work of the dhal. Always wash and pick through your lentils. You could use whole spices and grind them fresh before using or buy pre ground. Need to know more about the Mycook? here is the link or just call me for a demo. When cooked put into an insulated food container and then

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Spicy Eggplant – Made in the Mycook Premium

Spicy Eggplant – Made in the Mycook Premium   Spicy eggplant,  I had never eaten Indian style food till well into my thirties, and boy I did not know what I had been missing. The same goes for eggplants. I always thought of eggplants as a hot climate food and coming from the lower part of New Zealand. They were just not in my food that we ate. I am glad that I was introduced to eggplants and spices. They

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