Entries tagged apple cider vinegar

February 17th, 2014

Dhansak dhal

For the first time in my life, I now own a coffee grinder which can also grind spices. After coming across this recipe for Dhansak dhal I was really curious to try out making my own spice mixes. Dhansak is a traditional Parsi recipe – kind of a mix of Indian and Persian cuisine it seems […]

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July 3rd, 2012

Apple and radicchio salad


A very simple salad: the sweetness of the apple and the bitterness of the radicchio go really well together. To make: I rubbed the inside of a bowl with a garlic clove, whisked in apple cider vinegar and good quality olive oil, and tossed through a julienned pink lady apple. I then let it sit for […]

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December 11th, 2011

Pickled peppers


I’ve never done this before. The only other pickling that I’ve done was some zucchini pickle with Kate, one batch of which was great, one batch which tasted strange and musty. But I’m pretty confident these pickled peppers will work. I had the idea to do this after grilling some small peppers the other day […]

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