Kobbari Annam (Coconut Rice)

April 26th, 2012

This side goes well with a wide range of Indian dishes as well as Thai curries.

Chitranna (Lemon rice)

March 1st, 2012

This spicy lemony rice is a popular southern Indian dish and goes well with tomato curries.

Sticky Thai Fried Rice

July 25th, 2011

The cashews in this delicious sticky fried rice add an extra level of flavour and is one of many reasons I love this dish.

Vegetable Biriyani

April 25th, 2011

This one pot indian rice dish is usually served as side but can also make a great weeknight main.

Mujaddara – Lentils and Rice with Fried Onions

August 13th, 2010

The caramalised onions make this simple dish wonderfully addictive, one serve is never enough.

Mexican Rice

July 2nd, 2010

This is a simple and light version of mexican rice, it is great as a burrito filler and as a side dish.

Rice Pudding

June 1st, 2010

The trick to making this creamy rice pudding is to add the sugar at the end as adding it at the beginning inhibits the absorption of the milk.

Maki Rolls

May 8th, 2010

Making maki rolls (rolled sushi) at home is one of those things that either gets easier the more you do it, or when you cave in and buy a sushi rolling machine.


April 17th, 2010

Pilaf only takes a minute longer to cook than plain rice and is worth the effort even for weeknight dinners.

Persian Rice Salad

July 11th, 2009

This light and fruity rice salad is excellent to take to a picnic or bbq.