What have you cooked veggie today?

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Re: What have you cooked veggie today?

Postby KC2 » April 29th, 2019, 5:34 pm

They look delicious, scully! I confess I have always avoided deep frying, have never ever done it,not even once!
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Re: What have you cooked veggie today?

Postby scullion » April 29th, 2019, 11:20 pm

i think you could just about get away with shallow-ish frying them if you kept turning them. they stay together very well.
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Re: What have you cooked veggie today?

Postby KC2 » April 30th, 2019, 9:11 am

scullion wrote:i think you could just about get away with shallow-ish frying them if you kept turning them. they stay together very well.
Ah, good to know, thanks Scully :D
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Re: What have you cooked veggie today?

Postby Herbidacious » May 3rd, 2019, 9:28 am

I made a red Thai curry with mushrooms, green beans and cashews last night. It was very very tasty :)
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Re: What have you cooked veggie today?

Postby Herbidacious » June 7th, 2019, 8:30 pm

Chilli, cumin methi and cumin flatbreads... and a constructed paneer tikka masala curry.
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Re: What have you cooked veggie today?

Postby Mamta » June 8th, 2019, 4:27 am

Chilli, cumin methi and cumin flatbreads... and a constructed paneer tikka masala curry.

Paratha sounds great. What is a constructed Paneer curry
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Re: What have you cooked veggie today?

Postby Herbidacious » June 8th, 2019, 9:02 am

I used a kit, Mamta. Spice Tailors.

I am not sure the bread really worked. They were 'fried' in very little oil. As with pancakes, I think the later ones (after most of the oil had been absorbed by earlier ones) were better. They might improve with reheating.

I did find the recipe on line, but can't find now to post the link. Essentially they were made from wholemeal flour, water, olive oil and herbs and spices.
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Re: What have you cooked veggie today?

Postby Mamta » June 13th, 2019, 8:26 am

I am not sure the bread really worked. They were 'fried' in very little oil. As with pancakes, I think the later ones (after most of the oil had been absorbed by earlier ones) were better. They might improve with reheating.

They sound like methi fenugreek leave paratha 1, or Methi leave paratha 2, both ways they are quite easy to make for an experienced cook like you , if you have the ingredients. Kits don't always work, though some are good .
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Re: What have you cooked veggie today?

Postby Herbidacious » June 13th, 2019, 10:37 am

Mamta wrote:
They sound like methi fenugreek leave paratha 1, or Methi leave paratha 2, both ways they are quite easy to make for an experienced cook like you , if you have the ingredients. Kits don't always work, though some are good .


The kit was just for the curry, Mamta. The breads were from scratch. In fact the entire point was to make the bread. The curry was just to go with it :) I didn't have the time or energy after work to make both from scratch.
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Re: What have you cooked veggie today?

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Re: What have you cooked veggie today?

Postby Mamta » June 15th, 2019, 7:57 am

Sounds pretty good to me, except it doesn't describe how to pan fry them.
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Re: What have you cooked veggie today?

Postby Herbidacious » June 15th, 2019, 1:07 pm

Mamta wrote:Sounds pretty good to me, except it doesn't describe how to pan fry them.


That's just an excerpt from the book - you have to have the actual book to have the whole recipe.. and I do :)
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Re: What have you cooked veggie today?

Postby Mamta » June 15th, 2019, 1:33 pm

hat's just an excerpt from the book - you have to have the actual book to have the whole recipe.. and I do :)

That is all good then :). Enjoy :hungry: !
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