Simple Tomato Sauce

 

 Simple Tomato Sauce

Simple Tomato Sauce

It’s the simplest things in life that give us pleasure, right? A walk in the park, a nice movie, a good book, a cup of tea….why complicate when we can so easily make ourselves happy? No, don’t worry, I haven’t suddenly achieved a zen- like attitude …though God knows  how much I need it!!  But I do like to use this philosophy whilst in my kitchen. Case in point, this  Simple Tomato Sauce!

Simple Tomato Sauce

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Beetroot Apple Ginger Chutney

 

Beetroot Apple Ginger Chutney

Beetroot Apple Ginger Chutney

I love making quick and easy jams, compotes, chutneys at home. Quick and easy  being the keywords here! Anything with more than 5 ingredients and 3 steps, and you’ve lost me forever!! 🙂

This Beetroot Apple Ginger Chutney has stayed with me for just this reason. Not only is it a really fast one, but it tastes like you’ve slaved over your stove for ages and looks fancy enough to put out on your fanciest cheese platters..I mean just look at that intense ruby red colour!!

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Avocado Cucumber Almond Dip

Avocado Cucumber Almond Dip

Avocados are a rarity in this house. Not because we don’t like them, but because, I can never seem to get a good one! Its almost always either overripe or under done. This is when I follow all instructions to the T, check on them every day, thrice a day, whatever google tells me to do and yet, most often their fate is in the bin! But the day a good one comes, its a fiesta! And this time we celebrated with this velvety dreamy Avocado Cucumber Almond Dip!

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