Love thy Earth

In Sri Lanka people mostly live with the nature especially in villages. Still utensils that are made out of palm leaves, wood, and other natural materials are still in existence. I still remember when we were kids, we used put seeds like coriander, papaya, and chili and watch them grow. The most happiest part is…

Asparagus and Portabella with Roasted Sesame Seed

Ingredients: ½ lb asparagus ½ lb portabella caps (stems removed) 7-8 garlic cloves ½ teaspoon coriander seed ¼ teaspoon cumin seed 2 teaspoons sesame seeds lightly roasted 1 tablespoon crushed red pepper 1 tablespoon cooking oil Salt Method: Crush coriander and cumin seed with a mortar and pestle and set aside. Peel and cut garlic…

Spicy Potato and Asparagus Curry

Ingredients: ½ lb Asparagus ¼ lb potatoes 1 small red onion 3 teaspoons cooking oil Few curry leaves 1 ½ cups water ¼ cup coconut milk or milk 1 – 1½ teaspoon chili powder Salt to taste Couple of dried red chilies broken into 2-3 pieces Curry Powder: 1 teaspoon coriander seed ½ teaspoon cumin…