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Posted on May 30, 2017 by

May – Mutton Biryani with Dried Fruits and Kashmiri Spices

May’s dish of the month features the recipe for mutton biryani with dried fruits and Kashmiri spices, from the new cookbook Vivek Singh’s Indian Festival Feasts – out 1st June. As the month of Ramadan begins all over the world, this is a feasting dish perfect for Eid-ul-Fitr, the celebration that rounds up Ramadan. A biryani Read More

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Posted on May 22, 2017 by

Vivek is back on Saturday Kitchen!

The forthcoming weekend is set to be a delicious one! On Saturday 27th May, be sure to look out for Vivek on BBC’s Saturday Kitchen, where alongside guest host Matt Tebbutt, Vivek Singh will be preparing a special celebratory dish from his new cookbook Indian Festival Feasts. Tune into BBC One from 10am on Saturday 27th May and Read More

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Posted on December 15, 2016 by

December – Suriani home-style chicken curry ‘ishtu’

December’s dish of the month features the recipe for a home-style chicken curry, or ‘ishtu’. This is served in Syrian-Christian households in Kerala for breakfast and is a firm favourite at the Christmas table. You use boned chicken in this recipe if you wish, but chicken on the bone provides much more flavour. If using boned Read More

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Posted on December 12, 2016 by

Vivek Singh is back on Christmas Kitchen this week!

The forthcoming week is set to be a delicious one! On Thursday 15th December, be sure to look out for Vivek on BBC’s Christmas Kitchen special, where alongside guest hosts Matt Tebbutt and Andi Oliver, Vivek Singh will be sharing festive food ideas and preparing a special dish, perfect for the festive season. Tune into BBC One Read More

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Posted on October 31, 2016 by

October – Stuffed Parathas

October’s dish of the month features the recipe for kheema stuffed parathas, a popular Punjabi breakfast. Dip the bread into yoghurt or pickle or scoop up butter with it. Traditionally it’s always freshly churned home made butter but regular salted butter will do just fine. As made by Vivek on BBC’s Saturday Kitchen – catch up on the show Read More

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Posted on October 21, 2016 by

Vivek is Back on Saturday Kitchen and BBC Radio 2 this week!

The forthcoming week is set to be a delicious one! On Thursday 27th October, Chef Vivek will be talking festive food and all things Diwali on BBC Radio 2. Tune in to BBC Radio 2 from 5pm on Thursday 27th October for the Simon Mayo Drivetime show for a special ‘Foodie Thursday’. And on Saturday 29th Read More

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Posted on July 11, 2016 by

July – Shrimp Kichri

July’s dish of the month features the recipe for shrimp kichri, a great brunch dish and as made by Vivek on BBC’s Saturday Kitchen – catch up on the show here! I remember my Dad used to say a true Bengali can’t have a single meal without fish or something fishy! Kichri was something that was Read More

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Posted on July 7, 2016 by

Vivek is back on Saturday Kitchen!

The forthcoming weekend is set to be a delicious one! On Saturday 9th July, be sure to look out for Vivek on BBC’s Saturday Kitchen, where alongside guest host John Torode, Vivek Singh will be preparing some special dishes, perfect for the summertime and barbecue season. Tune into BBC One from 10am on Saturday 9th Read More

Old Delhi-Style Butter Chicken
Posted on March 30, 2016 by

March – Old Delhi-Style Butter Chicken

In honour of James Martin’s final Saturday Kitchen Live appearance, March’s recipe has to be his all-time favourite – Old Delhi-Style Butter Chicken! Without doubt butter chicken has to be India’s favourite dish when eating out. I must have asked hundreds of people to name the one dish they always order when they go out Read More

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Posted on March 18, 2016 by

Vivek is back on Saturday Kitchen!

The forthcoming Easter Weekend is set to be a delicious one! On Saturday 26th March, be sure to look out for Vivek on BBC’s Saturday Kitchen, where alongside James Martin he will be preparing a special dish. Tune in to BBC One from 10am on Saturday 26th March and look forward to seeing how Vivek cooks Read More

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