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Eggplant and Split Chick Pea Curry

We had this curry for dinner with basmati rice and cooling soy yogurt sauce. It was delicious, one of the best curries I’ve ever made. Toasting the spices and mixing my own curry paste must have been the secret of its taste. Curry paste: 2 tablespoons grated coconut 1 teaspoon each: mustard seeds, fenugreek seeds, […]

Split Chick Pea Soup

Served with a slice of bread, this soup is a tasty wintertime dinner in itself. It only took me about 10 minutes to make plus an hour to simmer. Long cooking time cuts the sharpness of the Middle Eastern hot chili pepper paste, harissa, and mellows down the garlic as well. My soup looks more […]