Grains
SPINACH, TOMATO, + CHICKPEA CURRY

SPINACH, TOMATO, + CHICKPEA CURRY

When I think of this dish, and how the words “chana saag” are now familiar to so many people, it makes me thankful for all the Bangladeshis who first came to England from Kolkata at the end of the British Raj. Many of them jumped into the restaurant trade, keen to...

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Provençal Gratin (Tian)

Provençal Gratin (Tian)

MAKES 4 TO 6 SERVINGS Provençal tians are hearty gratins bound with eggs and rice. They are great cold as well as hot and the leftovers will slice up nicely, making them great lunchbox fare. I also cut the leftovers into small triangles and serve them as hors...

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Exciting vegetarian recipes

Exciting vegetarian recipes

Simpler-Than-Pilaf Baked Rice MAKES: 4 servings TIME: 30 minutes This basic, valuable technique is used worldwide; it's a kind of combination of pilaf and paella, but simpler than either, especially if you omit the spices and go with just salt and pepper. Use oil and...

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Excellent vegetarian recipes

Excellent vegetarian recipes

Simple Risotto MAKES: 4 to 6 servings TIME: 45 minutes Read the preceding text, learn the basic technique here, then use the recipes and suggestions that follow to build on it. If you don't have vegetable stock on hand, I suggest making Simple, Easy, and Fast...

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Ideal vegetarian diet

Ideal vegetarian diet

Risotto with Dried and Fresh Mushrooms MAKES: 4 to 6 servings TIME: 45 minutes To me, this is an important version of risotto: not only does its intensity come with very little labor, but I always have dried mushrooms on hand (the addition of fresh mushrooms is a...

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