2 tablespoons olive oil
1/2 teaspoon turmeric
3 teaspoons ground cumin
1 teaspoon paprika
1/4 cup finely chopped cilantro
1/2 cup finely chopped flat-leaf parsley
2 garlic cloves, minced
1 (14-ounce) can diced tomatoes, undrained
1 large fennel bulb, cut into 1/2-inch wedges
1 1/4 pounds Yukon Gold potatoes, peeled and cut into 6 wedges
2 cups chopped peeled turnips
4 carrots, cut in half lengthwise and then into 3-inch sticks
1 cup vegetable broth
1 cup frozen baby peas
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
Fresh cilantro sprigs
Heat oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add turmeric, cumin, and paprika; cook, stirring, until the spices begin to foam.
Add cilantro, parsley, garlic, and tomatoes; cook, stirring until they’re well blended. Add fennel, potatoes, turnips, carrots, and broth. Then reduce heat to medium. Cover tightly and cook until the potatoes and carrots are tender (about 30 minutes).
Add peas and cook until they are thoroughly heated. Season the mixture with salt, pepper, and lemon juice.
Transfer the mixture to a tagine pot or platter. Garnish with cilantro sprigs.
Olive oil, for frying
1 medium onion, chopped
4 large cloves of garlic, minced
1 knob of ginger, peeled and minced (about 2 teaspoons minced)
4 small potatoes, boiled until tender but not mushy
1 14.5-ounce can chopped tomatoes
1 to 2 teaspoons Indian spice blend
1 teaspoon hot chili flakes
2 teaspoons sugar
Salt, to taste
2 cups frozen peas
Cut boiled potatoes into small chunks. Set aside.
In a large frying pan, heat one to two tablespoons of olive oil. Add onion and cook until onions begin to soften. Add garlic and ginger and cook for another 30 seconds. Add potato chunks and cook for 3 more minutes, until lightly browned. Add tomatoes, spices, sugar and salt.
Simmer for about 10 minutes, allowing the flavors to come together. Add peas and cook for a few more minutes until heated. Remove from heat.
Serve with plain yogurt and naan bread or rice.
Red Snapper fillets
1 Onion, chopped
2 Garlic cloves, minced
1 Can of diced tomatoes with juice
Salt (to taste)
Pepper (to taste)
Oregano (to taste)
Optional: Feta Cheese and Olives
Heat your oven to 425 degrees
Spray a baking dish (13X9) with cooking spray
Heat olive oil in pan and saute garlic, onions and oregano for about three minutes. Add in the canned tomatoes and bring to a boil, about five minutes, then remove from heat. (If you’re an olive fan, this is where you add them in as well)
Place red snapper fillets in baking dish and season with salt and pepper. Top with tomato mixture and put in oven. Bake for about 10-15 minutes; or until fish is flaky. Top with feta cheese and garnish with parsley.