Cauliflower Upma

Cauliflower is a versatile vegetable and one of the easiest to hide in a dish or disguise as something else. Cooked cauliflower prepared in the fashion of a potato salad offers a similar taste sensation with a different set of nutrients. Potatoes and cauliflower can be mashed together in equal amounts without anyone suspecting the presence … More Cauliflower Upma

Potato Pancakes

Of all the many spice combination mixes at the Indian grocery store, one that caught my eye was “curry leaf powder.” The listed ingredients were: gram dhall, green gram, curry leaf, salt below 20%, black gram, pepper, ghee. I love the smell and flavor of curry leaf. My curry leaf plants are among my most … More Potato Pancakes

Canning In The Rain

Yesterday was intended to be canning day but it took all the time I wanted to spend on it just halving and deseeding the jalapeños. Having gone through two cracked ceramic stovetops I have learned not subject the present stovetop to the weight of a canning operation. Instead, I set up the three burner Coleman® … More Canning In The Rain