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Whole And Hearty Mutton Stew {The Flu Antidote}

March 10, 2013

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Being sick is the pits I tell you! Friday morning I woke up to a high temperature , sore body, jammed, sore throat and I literally could not move a muscle. So under normal circumstances, what do you do? You somehow get out of bed long enough to be able to feed the kids and bring them to school.You come back home, call in sick, crawl under your doona, have a panadol or two and sleep the day off , right?

Back To Basics – Pakistani Aloo Gosht aka Goat and Potato Curry

February 23, 2013

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Aloo Gosht –  Urdu for Meat and Potato curry Aloo Gosht is a meat curry in Pakistani and North Indian cuisine. It consists of potatoes (“aloo”) cooked with meat (“gosht”), usually lamb or mutton, in a stew-like shorba or gravy. The dish can be served and eaten with plain rice or with bread such as […]

Want to ensure marital bliss ? You must learn your Aloo ki Bhujia !

April 23, 2012

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Back in the day , it was one of the first few dishes a 14 something Pakistani girl would be taught by her mother/grandmother/aunts as she forayed into the land of cooking, along with how to roll a chappati and boil rice - the common lead up to finding a suitable match !

How do you like your eggs on a Sunday ?

April 8, 2012

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For this Sunday , the day being all about eggs , chocolate , painted, boiled , tie died , I thought it would be perfect to share with you a breakfast recipe that has become a super hit with all members of Mumchic HQ in recent times. In fact , you could say we literally hold out for the weekend so we can prepare this delicious version of eggs.

Without further adieu – I give you Prawn Masala

February 28, 2012

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I can never remember a Sunday or a Friday (then being a public holiday back in the 80s in Pakistan) when my mum would prepare a feast for the family to share together . Quite often it would be seafood sourced from the best possible machli-waala ( fisherman ) to frequent our locality in my […]