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Dal with tomato and tamarind

Savory and smoky, thanks to the sesame oil

2/3 cup yellow split peas or similar
5 cups water/stock
1/2 tsp turmeric
2 Tbs tamarind paste… 136 more words

Raja Bojun @ Tekka Food Centre

In my view, Sri Lankan food is one of the world’s more capricious cuisines. It’s not for the timid. At its worst it can decimate the palate and force an unnatural obsession with toilets (and toilet rolls). 381 more words


Red lentil soup with mint and sumac

2 tbs olive oil
1 onion, finely minced
1 carrot, finely diced
1 stalk celery, finely diced
3-4 cloves garlic, finely minced or grated
1 Tbs paprika… 128 more words

Lentils and Rice with Caramelized Onions & Pine Nuts

Hello friends– I’m eating the leftovers of this savory dish right now as I type of this post!  When I saw this recipe on MM’s yummy blog, I knew Larry would like it.   246 more words


Vegan No-Meatballs

Vegan no-meatballs or lightly-spiced rice and lentil no-meatballs on a bed of mushroom and tomato sauce with steamed broccoli. It may be true but it’s just not catchy enough is it? 516 more words


Maple Baked Lentils


I love lentils, not even really sure why, but they are amazing.  I love to make them in soup, but I thought why not make them like beans and bake them with some maple syrup.   133 more words



I didn’t post yesterday. There was nothing to say. I didn’t lose or put on weight and I recycled a recipe I have already posted, mushroom risotto. 408 more words