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aluwa LS

aluwa

There are many Sri Lankan "sweets" that really should be called Sri Lankan savouries. I can think of many that are sweet and spicy with a heavy emphasis on the ...

curry-spiced cashews

I started making these spiced cashews on Sundays, in anticipation of a new episode of Mad Men. I hope you make these nuts for equally epic but lighter events....

mallum

Why you need mallum, a big, fresh, slightly crunchy flurry of greens, over a bowl of rice and dark curry....
briny garlic cucumbers

briny garlic cucumbers

I did this whole thing where I "made" a recipe. And then I realized way after it seemed pretty damn familiar....
sour chili peanuts

sour chili peanuts

These are just toasted peanuts in a little sauce. Not the star of the show but a fine little thing to eat between bites....
posole

posole

It's a demure-looking bowl, but my posole is punchy....