EARLY WINTER – Don’t Miss these Hearty Dishes | Seasonal Cooking

Potato Bhaji

Slowly we leave the lovely light of Autumn and don the coat as the chilly mornings and evenings are slipping in. The Greengrocer’s shelves are changing, fruit is disappearing, and winter vegetables arriving. What will you be cooking?

Enjoy these highlights from our Early Winter classic recipes. You can browse all of our Early Winter recipes here:

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Indian Deliciousness

Hara Mung Dal Tadka with Methi | Green Mung Bean Dal with Fenugreek Leaves

Carrot Poriyal | Stir-fried Carrot with Coconut

Turnips in Coconut Milk

Vendakkai Puli Kootu | Okra Tamarind Kootu

Sri Lankan Pumpkin and Coconut Curry

Gentle winter Curry of Cauliflower, Swede and Turnip

Potato Bhaji

Ezhukari Kuzhambu / Kootu | Seven Vegetables Kuzhambu or Kootu

Winter Salads

Chopped Salad

Brussels Sprout and Ginger Slaw

Rocket Salad with Penne

Swede, Fennel and Tart Apple Salad with Yoghurt

Salad of Roasted Winter Vegetables

Kohlrabi and Mint Salad with Mint-Garlic Dressing

Rice and Black Bean Salad with Zucchini

Winter Vegetable Medley

Mashed Parsnips with Olive Oil and Parmesan

Swede and Turnip Gratin

Broccoli with Orange-Verjuice-Butter Sauce

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Pomegranate Molasses

Simmered Daikon Radish with Miso and Sesame Sauce

Roasted Okra with Tomatoes and Coriander Seed

Pimentos Stuffed with Tomatoes and Feta


Hearty Soups

Broccoli and White Bean Soup with Rosemary

Minestrone alla Genovese | Genoese Minestrone

Minestra di Pasta e Fagioli Borlotti | Italian Borlotti Bean and Pasta Soup

Zuppa di Zucca | Pumpkin Soup

Indian Vegetable Soup


Lentils, Grains and Pasta

Baked Millet with Ginger Pumpkin and Daikon

Rustic Spicy Baked Lima Beans

Broad Bean Dip with Wilted Greens and Roasted Onions

Winter Drinks

Sonth Panak

Tips and Hints

Quince Molasses and Pomegranate Molasses

Bitter Gourd
















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