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Balinese Chicken Curry

Balinese Chicken Curry

This follows on from the previous post about turmeric and about eating your way to good health – and, while we are at it we might as well have something seasonal and delicious!  And, the absolutely best thing about making a curry like this is the heavenly...
Greek Lemon Chicken

Greek Lemon Chicken

This is a favourite for all the family and, my grand-daughter Leila says it is even better than party food and requests it for dinner whenever they are coming over!  Mind you, for an eight year old she does have very savoury tastes and snacks on feta cheese, olives...
Chicken with Peppers: Pollo con Peperoni

Chicken with Peppers: Pollo con Peperoni

  Buying some peppers in our Farmer’s Market last Friday has lead me on a long journey down memory lane – which has had many emotional twists and turns that, while tinged with sadness to remember the most amazing time in my life, has brought back such...
Balinese Chicken Satay (Sate Ayam)

Balinese Chicken Satay (Sate Ayam)

‘Shining Day Ibu’ Spoken to me by my co-gardener, Komang, as I walked out one Balinese morning – and shining it was.  Ubud, Bali (Ibu is a term of respect in Indonesian for married /older women and mothers.  I think I preferred it when he referred to...