Lemon Butter Prawns

Fresh prawns are such a delight to cook and serve. Prawns. Coarsely ground black pepper. Grated Garlic. Olive Oil. Lemon Juice. Salt. Butter. Marinate the prawns in olive oil, pepper and garlic for about 30 minutes. Add salt and mix well just before you cook them. Melt butter in a pan. Add the prawns andContinue reading “Lemon Butter Prawns”

It’s Not Hummus!

Hummus is essentially made of just four ingredients: Chickpeas Tahini Lemon juice Garlic. I don’t have Tahini in my house. Its just a paste made of sesame seeds. So I decided to make it all together. I used: Overnight Soaked Chickpeas. Sesame Seeds. Cumin Seeds. Flax Seeds. Sesame Oil. Olive oil is the default option…butContinue reading “It’s Not Hummus!”

Grilled Zucchini (Vegan)

A simple and delicious Vegan dish. You Need: Zucchini, sliced into discs. Lemon Juice. Grated Garlic. Paprika. Dried Herbs. Olive Oil. Salt. Mix together the paprika, lemon juice, garlic, lemon and olive oil in a bowl. Stir it up. The quantity should be enough to dip a zucchini disc in it. Leave the bowl undisturbedContinue reading “Grilled Zucchini (Vegan)”

Crispy Lemony Fish

Had some left over butter lemon sauce and what better way than to use it on fried fish. You Need: Pomfret: about 300 grams, cleaned and some slits made on it. Freshly ground pepper. Salt. All Purpose Flour. Corn Starch. Butter Lemon Juice. Prepare butter lemon sauce by melting butter and cooking it on lowContinue reading “Crispy Lemony Fish”

Lemon Cake : Easy Measures.

When you have no measures, try this ratio based recipe. You Need: Lemon zest and juice. All Purpose Flour. Sugar. 1 Egg. Baking Soda, 1 teaspoon. Sunflower Oil. Salt, a pinch. Milk. Icing Sugar. Basic Math Skills Take a baking dish. Fill it upto the halfway point with flour. This is your base measure. TakeContinue reading “Lemon Cake : Easy Measures.”

Lemon Coriander Sardines

You Need: Sardines Lemon Juice Garlic, mashed. Coriander Seeds. Fresh Coriander. Pepper Corns. Oil. Salt. Dry roast the pepper corn and coriander seeds. Smash them into a powder. Combine all the ingredients but taste it before you add the fish. Balance accordingly. Let it marinate for at least 30 minutes.Grill in an oven at 180CContinue reading “Lemon Coriander Sardines”

Chicken Lemonade

I ended up with a little extra lemon and hence the tangy name. You Need: Chicken. Sweet Potato, cut into one inch pieces. Lots of garlic. Black pepper as per taste. Lemon juice. Sesame oil. As always a mortar and pestle is highly recommended. Pound together the garlic, pepper and salt. Mix into it threeContinue reading “Chicken Lemonade”

Prawns Pasta

Perfect for lunch boxes. You Need: A cup of cooked Pasta. Two Bell Peppers, diced. Dill Leaves, chopped up. A tablespoon of butter. Prawns. Garlic. Black Pepper. Olive or Sesame oil. Lemon Juice. Pound the garlic and pepper into a paste. Add in the oil and lemon juice. Marinade the prawns in this for 15Continue reading “Prawns Pasta”