All posts tagged: Leafy greens

There is a story in food..

It was good day in my kitchen. I spent good chunk of time cooking this yummy vegan creation that has been in my thoughts for some time. Lots of goodness with Soy beans sweet potato and love went in to it . I also made chili to go with it and some hand cut homemade egg noodles. It was a hit. I am so excited and can’t wait to share it with you all …. Soon….

The Leafy Congee

After cold and frosty snowy days for long I am so eager and exited for spring. I love flowers, feeling of spring sun on my cheeks coming from my kitchen window in the mornings and listening to humming of various birds when I wake up. While I so eagerly await spring, and bursting out life everywhere, I do love enjoying a good rice congee while the air is still little chilly outside. Its once of those little blessings of life I will never get tired of. But I am going to tell you a story about a special type of congee today. It is a green and wholesome as well as delicious one on my account. One made from Curry leaves, one herb I long to eat each day everyday if I can get my hands on. As the name, suggests you can have no curry without curry leaf. Fresh curry leaves are aromatic and slightly bitter and pungent in taste. A curry plant or “Karapincha” as we call in Sinhalese is a common house …