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HALLOUMI AND GRAPE SALAD

Ingredients:
Mixed green salad leaves - 150 gms
Seedless green and black grapes - 75 gms each
Halloumi cheese - 250 gms
Olive oil - 45 ml
Fresh young thyme leaves and basil sprigs, to garnish

For the dressing:
Olive oil - 4 tbsp
Lemon juice- 1 tbsp
Caster sugar - 1/2 tsp
Salt and ground black pepper 
Fresh thyme or dill leaves - 1 tbsp

Method:

  •  To make the dressing, whisk together the olive oil, lemon juice and sugar. Season with salt and pepper.
  • Stir int he thyme or dill and set aside.
  • Toss together the salad leaves and the green and black grapes, then transfer to a large serving plate.
  • Thinly slice the cheese. Heat the oil in a large frying pan. Add the cheese and fry briefly until it turns golden on the underside.
  • Turn the cheese with a slotted spoon and cook the other side.
  • Arrange the cheese over the salad.
  • Pour over the dressing and garnish with thyme and basil.


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Dondakaya Masala (Gherkins Masala) curry

Ingredients:
Dondakayalu - 250gms
Onions - 2
Oil - 2 tbsp
Cumin seeds - 1tsp
Tamarind juice - 2 tsp
Turmeric - 1/4tsp
Salt to taste


For Masala paste:
Peanuts -1 tbsp, Red Chillies - 3 no.'s, Gingely seeds - 1tbsp, Coriander seeds - 1 tbsp, coconut powder - 1tbsp,  cumin seeds - 1 tsp


Method:
Cut the onions into small pieces. Slit the dondakayalu into 4 long pieces. Dry roast all the masala ingredients and grind to make fine powder. Heat the oil add jeera when it crackles add onions. Fry onions for 5 minutes add dondakayalu, turmeric and salt. Cook for another 5 minutes the add the masala powder, tamarind juice and some water. Cook the curry till the oil floats. This curry goes well with rice and roti.