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Indian-Inspired Butter Chicken

Gotta love a slow cooker meal! Make it Indian, and I am so there! Better Homes & Gardens Indian-Inspired Butter Chicken is such a simple and delicious way to enjoy a classic dish! Details and recipe below! Rating: A+ How to make it an…

February 18, 2021

Banana & Date Porridge

I’ve cracked open the Dishoom cookbook and I’m excited! This Banana & Date Porridge is just delicious and reminds me of my days dining in the London Indian restaurant chain. I think a lot of the involved recipes will need to wait until I…

January 17, 2021

Coconut Chilli Chicken

The U.K. knows a good curry, and this Coconut Chilli Chicken is no exception! Waitrose Food Magazine is always one of my favorites when it comes to quality meals. This one can be on your table in under an hour. Details below! Rating: A…

May 26, 2020

Traditional Chicken Curry

I just love a good chicken curry. Back in England, Indian food was so much more common, and actually one of the topics I was often teased about. “Oh, you Americans don’t know how to do a good curry.” Well, for under 30 minutes,…

May 17, 2020

Charred Brussels Sprouts Drizzled with Kiri Hodi

Charred Brussels Sprouts Drizzled with Kiri Hodi is a dish I didn’t even know existed, but, boy, am I glad I know now! This Indian recipe is from one of my favorite sources, the U.K.’s Waitrose Food magazine. Try it out if your a…

March 31, 2020

Tikka Masala

I’ve always enjoyed Indian food, but living in England is where my passion for the cuisine really began. Curries are found everywhere over there–in a basic “pie shop,” on baked potatoes, in a cafe sandwich, on a street corner, or at a fine dining…

November 12, 2019
Cooking Mom Uptown Recipes

Chicken Curry Tacos

Mom Uptown Original Recipe, coming through! Ugh, can you tell that I have a toddler that loves Daniel Tiger and his trolley? Coming through, seriously? Anyway, while my writing may be simple, these Chicken Curry Tacos are anything but!  Forget Mexican-seasoned protein inside a tortilla. It is…

September 9, 2019

Spiced Red Lentils with Couscous & Pecans

    I love my U.K. recipes, especially when it comes to Indian food. They just do it right over there. It’s a lot more common of a cuisine and has really been perfected from casual takeaways, recipes to cook at home, and high-end establishments. One…

April 30, 2019

Indian Sweet Potato and Red Lentil Curry

    I just loveeee Indian food, but I haven’t had too much of it since I landed back Stateside. It is a cuisine so much more prevalent in the U.K., not just in restaurant choices, but in the recipes offered in your everyday books…

March 7, 2019