Sri Lankan recipe for lamb curry with tamarind and coconut

Sri Lankan recipe for lamb curry with tamarind and coconut

The clocks have turned back, the weather has turned, it’s distinctly colder. The winter chill is starting to bite. It is time to start thinking about recipes that are going to warm you from the inside out. Recipes, though they may take a little time 

Spice up your beets with this Sri Lankan beetroot recipe

Spice up your beets with this Sri Lankan beetroot recipe

I’ve gone a little crazy for fresh beetroot. I can’t get enough of the purple stuff. Fresh beetroot is so much better than the beetroot, pickled in vinegar, and packed up in supermarkets. I always thought beetroot had that sour flavour taste. But once I 

Quick and easy Sri Lankan recipe for dhal and spinach curry

Quick and easy Sri Lankan recipe for dhal and spinach curry

This Sri Lankan recipe for dhal and spinach curry is quick and easy to make. It’s nutritious, low fat, packed with protein and delicious. I love dhal. ¬†Dhal is my ultimate comfort food. I can’t get enough of the stuff. Whenever I make a curry, 

A Sri Lankan recipe for green bean curry with spiced coconut

A Sri Lankan recipe for green bean curry with spiced coconut

Earlier this year we planted two runner bean plants, for most of the year they grew slowly, inching up their bamboo supports. It was only after returning home from our summer holiday in late August, we were welcomed back with a bounty of beans. We 

A quick and easy Sri Lankan recipe for spicy stir-fried courgettes

A quick and easy Sri Lankan recipe for spicy stir-fried courgettes

This Sri Lankan recipe for spicy stir-fried courgettes makes courgettes the star of the show. This recipe gives the humble courgette a starring role on my plate. No more bit parts packing out soups and sauces or substitutes – I’m looking at you courgetti. Courgettes