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Fried Tamarind Potatoes

By: | 0 Comments | On: April 9, 2014 | Category : Appetizers, Side Dishes

fried tamarind potatoes

In a large nonstick skillet,preheat vegetable oil. Add cubed potatoes and fry until they ate half cooked. Add minced garlic,shallots and chili. Continue cooking,stirring occasionally,until the shallots have softened and the potatoes  have crisp edges. Just before serving pour in tamarind sauce (see recipe below) and stir fry  to coat... more

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Oven Baked Cheesy Vegetables

By: | 2 Comments | On: March 9, 2014 | Category : Side Dishes

oven baked cheesy vegetables

Preheat oven to 400°F(190°C). Heat olive oil in nonstick skillet. Add onion and garlic and saute until softened(about 5 minutes). Grease baking dish with nonstick cooking spray. Place remaining vegetables on greased baking dish vertically, in an alternating pattern. Sprinkle with salt,black pepper and dried thyme. Cover baking dish with... more

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Oven Baked Ziti

By: | 0 Comments | On: March 8, 2014 | Category : National Cuisines, Side Dishes

oven baked ziti

Preheat the oven to 350°F(180°C). In a large nonstick skillet,heat olive oil the add mushrooms and garlic. Cook,stirring,until mushrooms are tender. Remove from the heat and stir in spinach,letting wilt from the remaining heat. Set aside and let to cool. In a large pot,boil water. Cook pasta in boiled water,according... more

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Cheesy Baked Jalapenos

By: | 0 Comments | On: December 28, 2013 | Category : Appetizers, Side Dishes

cheesy baked jalapenos

In a mixing bowl,combine cream cheese and ground cumin. Beat well until until smooth. Gradually beat in Monterey Jack cheese and minced cilantro. Spoon cheese mixture into jalapeno halves. Place egg and cornflake crumbs in separate bowls. Dip filling side of jalapenos in egg,then coat with cornflake crumbs. Place crumb... more

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Pasta with Blue Cheese Sauce

By: | 0 Comments | On: December 22, 2013 | Category : Side Dishes

pasta with blue cheese sauce

Cook pasta according cooking instructions. Drain,reserving 1/4 cup of water. In a large saucepan,combine melted butter,cheese and milk. Whisk together until smooth. Add salt and black pepper. Add cooked pasta,arugula and reserved water to blue cheese mixture. Sprinkle with chopped walnuts and serve immediately. more

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Spaghetti with Aubergines

By: | 0 Comments | On: December 2, 2013 | Category : Easy Spaghetti Recipes

spaghetti with aubergines

Put sliced aubergine into a colander and sprinkle with salt. Leave to drain for at least 1 hour. Preheat 3 tablespoons of olive oil in a saucepan. Add crushed garlic and fry for 1 minute. Add tomatoes,basil,salt and black pepper. Stir well and cook over low heat for 15 minutes.... more

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