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Made in India

130 Simple, Fresh and Flavourful Recipes from One Indian Family

Meera Sodha author


Publisher:Penguin Books Ltd

Published:3rd Jul '14

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Made In India Cooked in Britain- Recipes from an Indian Family Kitchen is the essential book for anyone who loves Indian food and wants to know how to make it easily at home.

Real Indian food is fresh, simple and packed with flavour. In this title, the author introduces serves up a feast of over 130 delicious recipes collected from three generations of her family: there's everything from hot chappatis to street food, fragrant curries, to colourful side dishes, and puddings (mango, lime and saffron kulfi).


An essential addition to any cookbook collection and the perfect foodie gift, it will change the way they cook, eat and think about Indian food forever.


True Indian food isn't like the stuff you get at your local curry house. In MADE IN INDIA, Guardian columnist Meera Sodha introduces Britain to the food she grew up eating here every day - food that's fresh, vibrant and surprisingly easy to make.

In this collection, Meera serves up a feast of over130 delicious and easy-to-follow recipes collected from three generations of her family including:

CLASSIC STREET FOOD - Chilli Paneer and Beetroot and Feta Samosas
FRAGRANT CURRIES- Spinach and Salmon and Cinnamon Lamb Curry
COLOURFUL SIDE DISHES- Pomegranate and Mint Raita and Kachumbar Salad
MOUTH-WATERING PUDDINGS - Mango, Lime Passion Fruit Jelly and Pistachio and Saffron Kulfi

With an additional contents to help you find First-Timer Recipes, 30-Minute Midweek Meals, Kid-Friendly Cooking and Store-Cupboard Curries, there's something tasty for every situation.

This book is for anyone who loves authentic Indian food and wants to learn how to make it themselves.

'Full of real charm, personality, love and garlic' Yotam Ottolenghi

'Wonderful, vibrant . . . deeply personal food, alive and authentic - the best sort - and, frankly, I want to cook everything in this book' Nigella Lawson

This book is full of real charm, personality, love and garlic. Bring on the 100 clove curry! Not to mention fire-smoked aubergines, chicken livers in cumin butter masala and beetroot and feta samosas. There's so much to be inspired by -- Yotam Ottolenghi
Wonderful, vibrant...deeply personal food, alive and authentic - the best sort - and, frankly, I want to cook everything in this book -- Nigella Lawson
Terrific . . . dead-simple family food absolutely packed with flavor * New York Times Magazine *
[A] beautifully personal book...delicious and achievable * BBC Good Food Magazine *
It's Meera Sodha's Made in India that we'll be reaching for whenever we crave a delicately spiced curry * Stylist Magazine, 'Book Wars' *
Dozens of recipes I can't wait to try...It's agreat book. Buy it. * Mail Online *
Sodha dances along the line, evoking theexotic but delivering extremely achievable recipes. A charming book. * Financial Times (Books of the Year) *
There are no frighteningly long ingredient lists or recherché spices - just simple recipes that really work. It's become my go-to Indian cookery book. * The Times (Books of the Year) *
This unintimidating cookbook brings home the diversity of Indian food * Daily Express *
Meera Sodha's Made in India not only looks stunning, but with a host of doable curry recipes, it has the potential to make takeaway menus a thing of the past * The Bookseller *
Crammed full of tasty-looking dishes from the quick chilli paneer to the intense 100 garlic-clove curry and mouthwatering whole roast masala chicken.Simple, clear recipes, full of flavour * Guardian *
Meera makes exactly what we all we all desperately want. Simple delicious Indian food to make everyday at home -- Stevie Parle
I love her blog -- Sami Tamimi, Head Chef and Partner, Ottolenghi

ISBN: 9780241146330

Dimensions: 255mm x 200mm x 26mm

Weight: 1218g

320 pages