Tag Archives: garam masala

Chicken Tikka Masala, Slow Cooker Style

I love Indian food.  I love the aromas of the cooking spices wafting through my kitchen.  And I love them even better when the meal comes together as quickly as this one.  This recipe is a one-pot wonder.  Throw everything into the slow cooker and walk away.  But don’t forget to come back and eat […]

Garam Masala Great Musings

I really enjoy making homemade spice blends for a number of reasons: I can use whole spices, I can control the proportions of each spice added, I know that the blend is freshly made and is more aromatic than store-bought, and I have the option of dry roasting the spices. Garam Masala is an Indian […]

Spiced Lentils with Something ‘Egg’stra

This recipe, adapted from thekitchn blog is a wonderful, high-protein quick lunch, combining lentils and an egg.  The ingredients for the lentil dish are red lentils and chana dal (a yellow split lentil, available at an Indian supermarket, however split yellow peas can be substituted), chicken or vegetable broth, garlic, shallots and garam masala. Garam […]