Tag Archives: spicy

How to Cook Chinese Spicy Hotpot

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 20 mins Cooking time: 30 mins Ingredients needed to make Chinese Spicy Hotpot: For the spicy soup base: 6 Chinese mushrooms, dried 1 large spring onion, coarsely chopped 1 small fistful Chinese cabbage, thickly sliced 1’’ fresh root ginger, peeled 2-4 Sichuan chilies, dried 2 fresh red chilies, de-seeded and sliced 1 small fistful fresh tofu, chopped ... Read More »

How To Bake Spicy Crackers

Yields: 30-35 small crackers Preparation time: 20 mins Cooking time: 20 mins Ingredients needed to make Spicy Crackers: 1 cup all purpose flour 1 tbsp sesame seeds 1 tbsp fresh cilantro, finely chopped 1 tbsp curry leaves, torn into rough pieces 2 green chilies, finely chopped 4 tbsp milk 4 tbsp butter, softened ½ tsp sugar 1 tsp salt Cooking instructions ... Read More »

How to Cook Sambar Vadas

Serves: 6 Preparation time: 30 mins + 1 hour (inactive) Cooking time: 1 hour Ingredients needed to make Sambar Vada: For the sambar: 7 oz yellow lentils 1 green chili, stemmed and chopped 1 onion, peeled and chopped 2 tomatoes, chopped 2 fresh curry leaves 2 sprigs fresh cilantro 5 tbsp tamarind water ½ tsp ground turmeric 1 tsp red chili ... Read More »

How to Make South Indian Fish Sandwiches

Makes: 4 Preparation time: 10 mins Cooking time: 30 mins Ingredients needed to make South Indian Fish Sandwiches: For the fish: 4 small plaice fillets 1 tsp ground coriander ½ tsp red chili powder 2 tbsp tamarind pulp ½ tsp ground turmeric Pinch of salt For the crab mixture: 9 oz fresh white crabmeat 2 onions, peeled and chopped 3 tomatoes, ... Read More »

How to Cook Spicy Rice Noodles with Grilled Steak

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 10 mins Cooking time: 40 mins Ingredients needed to make Spicy Rice Noodles with Grilled Steak: For the vinaigrette: 1 tbsp chile-garlic paste 1 tbsp olive oil 3 tbsp fresh lemon juice 1 tbsp fish sauce 2 tbsp rice vinegar 1 tsp kosher salt 1 ½ tsp granulated sugar For the noodles and steak: 1 lb flank ... Read More »

How to Cook Tandoori Chicken with Yogurt Dip

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 30 mins Cooking time: 20 mins Ingredients needed to make Tandoori Chicken with Yogurt Dip: For the chicken: 1 whole chicken, skinned and chopped into 4 pieces Fresh juice of 2 lemons 5 green cardamom pods 1 tsp coriander seeds 1 tsp cumin seeds 1 tsp ground turmeric ½ tsp cayenne pepper 2 tsp paprika 1 tbsp ... Read More »

How to Cook Spicy Chicken Dumpling Soup

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 15 mins Cooking time: 30 mins Ingredients needed to make Spicy Chicken Dumpling Soup: For the dumplings: 13 oz ground chicken 2 tbsp cornflour 1 long red chilli, deseeded and finely chopped 2 tsp fresh ginger root, finely grated 2 ½ oz canned bamboo shoots, drained and finely chopped 2 tsp fish sauce 2 tbsp fresh cilantro ... Read More »

How to Cook Spiced Rice Pudding

Serves: 6 Preparation time: 5 mins Cooking time: 1 ½ hours Ingredients needed to make Spiced Rice Pudding: For the rice pudding: 5 ½ oz pudding rice 3 /4 oz flaked almonds 1 ¾ oz golden caster sugar 2 ½ pints whole milk ½ whole nutmeg, grated 1’ cinnamon stick 1 oz mixed peel, chopped Pinch of sea salt For the ... Read More »

How to Cook Penang Fish Curry

Serves: 6 Preparation time: 10 mins Cooking time: 30 mins Ingredients needed to make Penang Fish Curry: 2 lb 4 oz white fish fillets, skinned and chopped into 1 1/4’’ pieces 15 Thai shallots, peeled and finely sliced 1 large bell pepper, deseeded and chopped into 1 ¼ chunks 1 large yellow bell pepper, deseeded and chopped into 1 ¼ chunks ... Read More »

How to Bake Sticky Spicy Sponge Cake

Serves: 8 Preparation time: 30 mins Cooking time: 1 hour Ingredients needed to make Sticky Spicy Sponge Cake: For the cake: 9 ¾ oz self-raising flour 7 fl oz semi-skimmed milk 4 ½ oz soft dark brown sugar 2 eggs, slightly beaten 4 ½ oz golden syrup 4 ½ oz black treacle 4 stem ginger balls in syrup, drained and roughly ... Read More »