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Indian Restaurant-Style Chicken Dhansak with Pineapple

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Pineapple in a curry? Are you mad? That was the reaction of my wife when I told her what was on the menu in midweek.¬† Yep, guilty as charged. Trust … Continue reading

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Pat Chapman’s Tandoori Pigeon Breasts

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This recipe comes from curry king Pat Chapman’s ‘Indian Restaurant Cookbook’, one of the first cookery books I ever bought. It is so stained and splashed with spices and crusted … Continue reading

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Lamb Shank Vindaloo

Lamb Shank Vindaloo with Dhal

This lamb shank vindaloo recipe is adapted from Simon Cave’s magnificent Manly Food cookbook. If your fella’s a foodie, then I urge you to have a look at it. Could … Continue reading

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Recipe Shed: Chicken Makhanwhalla with Chickpea Dhal

  This recipe comes from legendary curry king Pat Chapman’s essential Curry Club¬†Indian Restaurant Cookbook. I have cooked dozens of recipes from this since I first bought a copy in … Continue reading

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Recipe Shed: Simple Smoked Tandoori Chicken

The spice blends I’ve used in this dish were created by Dan Toombs aka The Curry Guy. If you fancy giving them a try, they’re available through his excellent blog. … Continue reading

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Recipe Shed: My Best-Ever Chicken Curry

I have made many chicken curries in my time, going back 20 years when I really fell in love with Indian food on a backpacking trip around the Golden Triangle … Continue reading

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