Algerian Stew for Couscous

Ingredients: 4 pieces leg of lamb4 carrots, peeled and cut into big chunks4 yellow zucchini, cut into chunks1 cup chickpeas, soaked the night before1 medium onions, diced1 teaspoon salt1 teaspoon ras el hanout spice mix1 teaspoon curry powder1 teaspoon cumin1 teaspoon ground coriander1 liter water (approx.) or 1 liter broth3 tablespoons oil Directions: Heat...

Spicy Carrot Puree

Ingredients: 750 g carrots, peeled and choppedsalt4 tablespoons olive oil3 tablespoons wine vinegar2 garlic cloves, crushed1 teaspoon harissa1 -1 1/2 teaspoon caraway seeds, crushedsliced black olives, to garnish100 g feta, to garnishTurkish bread Directions: Boil carrots in salted water til tender. Drain and mash.Mix in remaining ingredients.Garnish with sliced black olives and feta and...

Hazel

Ingredients: 1 1/4 ounces vodka ( 1/2 tot)2 1/2 ounces Amarula cream liqueur ( 1 tot)2 1/2 ounces hazelnut-flavored liqueur ( 1 tot)2 1/2 ounces fresh cream ( 1 tot) Directions: Place all ingredients into shaker with ice and strain into a martini glass.Garnish with crushed hazelnuts. Servings: 1 Time preparation: 2 min. Time...

Curry Couscous

Ingredients: 9 ounces quick-cooking couscous11 fluid ounces vegetable stock2 tablespoons olive oil3 garlic cloves, peeled and finely chopped1 red peppers, deseeded and chopped3 tablespoons mild curry paste1 tablespoon light soy sauce4 tablespoons mango chutney3 ounces sultanas5 tablespoons scallions, chopped1 cucumbers, deseeded and chopped1 lemons, juice and zest of Directions: Bring 9 fl oz of...

Kefta Kebabs

Ingredients: 4 garlic cloves1 tablespoon kosher salt, plus1 pinch kosher salt1 lb ground beef or 1 lb ground chicken or 1 lb ground turkey or 1 lb ground lamb3 tablespoons onions, grated3 tablespoons fresh flat-leaf parsley, chopped1 tablespoon ground coriander1 teaspoon ground cumin1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon1/2 teaspoon ground allspice1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper1/4 teaspoon ground...

Senegali Sunshine

Ingredients: 1 oranges, zest of2 cups orange juice6 ounces white rum2 ounces Curacao4 ounces light cream1 cup crushed ice Directions: Zest orange, and chop zest finely. Blend with remaining ingredients until thoroughly smooth and thick. Pour into 4 ounce glasses.Garnish with orange slices and strawberries. Servings: Serve Time preparation: 10 min. Time total: 10...

White Elephant

Ingredients: 1 cup moist fresh coconut or 1 cup canned coconut1 cup milk, use coconut milk if available4 tablespoons sugar6 ounces white rum2 ounces white Creme de Cacao1 cup ice, crushed Directions: in blender combine all ingredients, till smooth and thick. Pour into 4 oz glasses, and sprinkle with shredded coconut as a garnish....

African Chop

Ingredients: 2 lbs stewing beef, cut into 1-inch cubes3 beef bouillon cubes2 teaspoons salt1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes1 teaspoon chili powder1 tablespoon chili flakes2 tablespoons curry powder4 cups water4 slices bacon2 lbs collard greens, washed, drained, and thinly sliced1 cup chopped onions1 (28 ounce) cans tomato puree1/2 cup peanut butter Directions: In a...

Shata (African Spice)

Ingredients: 1 cup lemon juice3 garlic cloves, mashed3 tablespoons crushed red pepper flakes1 teaspoon black pepper1 teaspoon salt Directions: Ina a 1 quart salad bowl, combine lemon juice mashed garlic cloves, crushed red pepper, black pepper and salt.Place in small ramekin dishes and serve with.meat entrees. Servings: 8 Time preparation: 5 min. Time total:...