30 mins Tomato Coconut Soup

On a chilly night, how about a hot bowl of coconut cream tomato soup? Even better yet, it takes less than 10 mins to make. Mix one small can of tomato garlic paste with one can of coconut milk/cream (not the drinking kind), one cup of broth or water and some dried or fresh basil. Bring to a simmer. Then add a little bit of salt and pepper to balance the flavours. Et Voil

Vegetable Chicken Stew

  One of the ways to show love for people is to cook for them, especially when they are in need of compassion and support, even if they don’t ask for it or know that they need it.   A dear friend is in mourning while having her hands full with the paperwork of a…

Curried Lentil Tapenade (or Soup)

1 medium onion diced2 cloves garlic, mincedSaute with Olive Oil on medium until slightly translucent Add 1 1/2 cup dried french/puy lentilsaute 5 minutes (if it’s sticking to the pan, add a bit more olive oil)Add 1 1/2 Tbsp biryani curry paste** and continue to saute till wellmixedand aroma comes out. For Tapenade:Add 1 cup…