Monthly Archives: July 2014

Lets go vegetarian today!

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Need a break from chicken? Try baking these Mini Quiche instead … the choice of filling is entirely yours but I wanted to keep it simple so I stuck to the cheese & onion flavour. This actually does not take long to bake at all … I prepared the dough a day in advance so all I really had to do today was roll it out, blind bake (takes approximately 10 minutes), add the filling, and bake again (another 10 – 15 minutes)! It really is as simple as that .. This recipe makes approximately 20! Ready to try it out?

Mini Quiche

Ingredients:
All Purpose Flour: 2 cups
Butter (cut in small cubes): 4 tbsp (heaped)
Egg yolk: 1
Cold water: 2 tbsp (or as required)

Ingredients for the filling:
Eggs: 2
Milk: 1/2 cup
Grated Cheese: to taste
Spring Onions (chopped): to taste
Salt: 1/2 tsp (or to taste)
Black Pepper: 1/2 tsp (or to taste)

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And the silent treatment ends …. :D

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Hey! Long time?! … Sorry for the silent treatment but as it’s Ramadan in Dubai (spiritual month), thus a slight change in the baking routine … However, here’s something new I tried today …. Chicken Profiteroles! It took less time to bake these than it did to type the whole thing out .. have tried to make the recipe sound as simple as possible … hope it’ll make it to your dining tables soon!

Chicken Profiteroles

Ingredients for the choux pastry:
Flour: 1/2 cup
Unsalted butter: 55grams
Water: 1/2 cup
Eggs: 2
Milk: to glaze

Ingredients for the chicken filling:
Chicken breast: 1 (shredded)
Chilli garlic sauce: 1 tbsp
Mayonnaise: 2 tbsp
Mustard paste: 1 tbsp
Salt: 1/2 tsp (or to taste)
Black pepper: 1/2 tsp (or to taste)
Chopped spring onion

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