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ANGLO-INDIAN RECIPE BOOKS by Bridget White

ANGLO-INDIAN RECIPE BOOKS by Bridget White
ANGLO-INDIAN RECIPE BOOKS by Bridget White

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All the recipes and Photographs on this Site are old Family Recipes and tried and tested by the Author. Please feel free to try out these old recipes, and relish them, but desist from copying and using on other sites without the prior permission of Bridget White-Kumar. Any infringement would amount to Plagarism and infringement of Copy Right punishable by Law

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

MEAT AND LADY FINGERS (OKRA) CURRY


1/2 kg beef or mutton / lamb cut into medium sized pieces
1/2 kg tender lady fingers / Okras cut into 1 inch size pieces
2 medium sized onions chopped
2 large tomatoes pureed
½ cup coconut paste
A small bunch of coriander leaves chopped
1 teaspoon ginger paste
1 teaspoon garlic paste
2 teaspoons chilly powder
2 teaspoons coriander powder
1 teaspoon cumin powder
½ teaspoon tumeric powder
Salt to taste
2 green chilies chopped
2 tablespoons oil.

Heat the oil in a suitable pan or pressure cooker and fry the chopped onions till golden brown. Add the Meat, ginger and garlic paste and sauté for some time. Add the chilly powder, coriander powder, cumin powder, green chillies, coconut and salt and fry for a few minutes .Add the tomato puree and fry till the oil separates from the masala. Now add 2 cups of water and cook till the meat is tender.

Meanwhile lightly fry the lady fingers / okra in a little oil for about 2 minutes. When the meat is cooked, add the lady fingers / okra pieces into the boiling curry and cook on low heat till the gravy is sufficiently thick and the lady fingers are cooked. Garnish with chopped coriander leaves. Serve hot with plain rice.

Friday, September 18, 2009

SPICY LIVER AND ONION FRY

SPICY LIVER AND ONION FRY
½ kg beef or lamb liver sliced thinly
4 large onions chopped
1teaspoon chillie powder
1 teaspoon pepper powder
½ teaspoon turmeric powder
2 tablespoons oil
1 teaspoon ginger paste
½ teaspoon garlic paste
Salt to taste
1 teaspoon cumin powder
½ teaspoon coriander powder
1 tablespoon vinegar

Wash the liver well. Heat the oil in a pan and sauté the onions lightly. Add the sliced liver, ginger and garlic paste, salt, turmeric powder, chillie powder, cumin powder, coriander powder, pepper powder and vinegar and mix well. Cover and simmer on low heat till the liver is cooked. Add a little water while cooking if gravy is required. Serve hot with rice or bread

Monday, September 07, 2009

CHEESE TWISTS

200 grams plain flour / maida
½ teaspoon baking powder
½ teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon white pepper powder
2 tablespoons butter
½ cup shredded cheddar cheese
½ cup milk
Oil for frying

Sift flour, salt, baking powder, and pepper into a medium size mixing bowl. Cut in butter or margarine and cheese with a pastry cutter until mixture is crumbly. Sprinkle cold water over mixture; mix lightly with a fork until mixture holds together and leaves side of bowl.
Roll out on to a floured board about 12x4 inches. Cut crosswise into strips about ½ inch wide. Lift the strips carefully and twist each one gently. Heat sufficient oil in a pan and deep fry the strips till golden Or place twists 1 inch apart on ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 425° for 10 minutes, or until lightly browned. Carefully transfer cheese twists to wire racks to cool