Cauliflower & Spinach Tomato curry with Bay Rice

Tonight, I am more than excited to spend a proper amount of time cooking a curry from scratch. I cook some variation of this dish most weeks: sometimes, with pulses, always featuring a combination of whatever veg is in the fridge. But this meal is different – I have a ‘eureka’ moment – not to…

Chickpea & Spinach Pilaf

I had to google the name of the dish I made for dinner, and it turns out that there are seventeen different words that all mean the same thing – rice cooked in a seasoned broth. I chose pilaf for no particular reason except that it’s easier to spell than pelau and probably more appropriate than…

Chickpea & Spinach Curry with Spiced Potatoes

Despite being (Northern) Irish, I don’t often cook with potatoes. I much prefer a bowlful of pasta or some sticky white rice. However, there are a bunch lying at the bottom of the fridge which should be eaten soon… I’m dreaming of spiced potatoes – fluffy and light, but adorned with turmeric, cumin and fragrant…