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Thai Red Curry with homemade curry paste – Vegan

I am coming up with two posts this fortnight.  It is not a comeback but I am happy to step into my ‘blogger’ shoes after a long break.  Thank you for asking after me.  Your messages, comments and mails always make me smile.  I am afraid I am not able to moonlight as ‘Sunshinemom’ as read more

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Thai green curry with homemade green curry paste

The recipe I am sharing today is a family favourite.  Sort of.  Mr.P, Jr.H and I love it.  Jr.P hates the aroma of kaffir lime leaves as well as lemongrass.  You guessed.  He hates it.  I have to make two side dishes on days I make Thai curry.   This afternoon both Jr.H and Jr.P read more

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Thai spiced, strawberry soup

A couple of years back, my beautiful blue-eyed friend, Veronika, blogger and photographer at ‘Kitchen Finesse‘ posted a tempting photograph in flickr.  The title read ‘strawberry coconut milk soup’.  You know what caught my eye, right?  Every word, actually.  I am fond of soups, like strawberries and absolutely love coconut milk!  There was no thing read more

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A Thai Pistou soup (Soupe au pistou)

A bit of confusion there, isn’t it? A Provencal soup or a Thai soup?  Well, both! I am more a thyme person than basil but these days our markets do not seem to be stocking thyme, so I picked up a bunch of basil the other day thinking – Thai! Sometimes I have this terrible read more

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Coconut Milk Pudding with candied fruits

The dessert feature I did for Dawn this time is inspired from the traditional Thai sticky rice pudding – Khao niaow ma muang. Not only is this as delicious as kheer but also less calorific then a regular pudding. It is traditionally vegan, gluten free and egg free. Rice pudding is a universally loved dish read more

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Thai Mango Sticky Rice Pudding (Khao Niaow Ma Muang)

The magic wand of the monsoons is still holding us under its spell. Sometimes it fills me with buoyancy and energy when I see a carpet of green outside my window and at other times I have to will myself to get out of the warm sheets. To add melody to the view little fantails read more

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