Category Archives: Dinner/Main Meal

Thai Pork Skewers w/ Herb Salad

I made these a little while ago, but thought they were still worth posting! I had some leftover lemongrass in my fridge after cooking I-can’t-remember-what, and was dying to try out the tamarind paste I’d just bought. I did a … Continue reading

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Sri Lankan Chicken & Vegetable Curry

The other day I was watching Food Safari and saw Charmaine Solomon, a pioneer of Sri Lankan cooking in Australia, make her chicken curry. She apparently has been cooking the same recipe for the last 20 years, so I knew it … Continue reading

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Turkey Lentil Meatballs

This is a great Sunday night recipe – perfect in winter! Last weekend, I made a batch of these to freeze and take to work with some salad, but they would be equally good served with pasta. Adding lentils to … Continue reading

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It’s Taco Night.

The weekend before last, Bf-B decided to host a Mexican themed night at his place, and so naturally I couldn’t help myself and offered to help. Banned from altering the menu for fear of it becoming “too complicated” (his words), … Continue reading

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Spinach and Ricotta Gnocchi w/ Beef Ragu

How cute am I? One Saturday night, I decided I was going to cook dinner for bf-B and I. I have always wanted to make ricotta gnocchi, being a huge fan of the potato variety, and to be honest, I … Continue reading

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