Browsing category: Recipe

An Easy and Quick Recipe | Madras Fish Curry

I happened to attend a cooking session at Doha Gymkhana where the Executive Chef, Aditya Raj gave us a demo of a very quick, and delicious dish. The recipe was passed out to the attendees in hand outs, and in this day and age, handouts are quick to be lost. I thought to myself maybe I should have this up on the digital world, and what better place than my blog to save it on. Not only myself, but any of you could use it too whenever you'd like.A photo posted by Qatar Blog by Khansa &

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A Recipe from Chef Andy Arndt | California Cabernet Braised Short Ribs, Fondant Potatoes and Bruschetta Tomato

Chef Andy Arndt from the Marriott Newport Beach Hotel, California was here in Doha as part of Discover America Week. Orange County in collaboration with the US Embassy had arranged many experiences for Qatar residents and one of them included bringing Chef Andy to Doha. Known around the world as "The OC," Orange County, California envelops you in the ultimate Southern California lifestyle…casual sophistication, pristine beaches, legendary theme parks and endless options for fun in the sun or

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Recipe | Roast Sea Scallops, Caramelized Salsify, Roast Grapes and Ver Jus

Orange County in collaboration with the US Embassy had rranged many experiences for Qatar residents and one of them included bringing Chef Andy to Doha. Known around the world as "The OC," Orange County, California envelops you in the ultimate Southern California lifestyle…casual sophistication, pristine beaches, legendary theme parks and endless options for fun in the sun or cultural exploration. With sun-soaked days and star-filled nights, here you'll be immersed in the real California

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Rolled Baklava

This baklava is rolled jelly-roll fashion instead of assembling it in flat layers and cutting it into triangles. The traditional butter is replaced with olive and vegetable oils along with the almonds, which make this dessert very high in heart-healthy... 3650

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Breath of Turkish Air | Cardamom Coffee

Ingredients:Seeds from 1 cardamom pod, crushed 3/4 cup low-fat milk 1 tbsp finely ground coffee SugarDirections:1. Simmer cardamom seeds and milk in a small saucepan over medium-low heat for about 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. 2. Heat 2/3 cup water almost to boiling. Add the finely ground coffee into a mug. Pour water over grounds. 3. Strain milk into coffee. Add in sugar if you like.

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Cooking with Kay – Biscoff Brownies

Biscoff Brownies - A classic fudgy brownie with  Biscoff cream cheese swirl that's baked with a European Flair. Yum! Now did that get you drooling?Well, don't worry because someone was so generous in passing down the recipe and here it is:Ingredients:3/4 cup unsalted butter, melted 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar 1 teaspoon kosher salt 2/3 cup cocoa powder 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 3 eggs 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 cup Biscoff Spread,

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Instadiaries @creativitywithkay

M A V R O V A
What does your weekend plan look like?This picture was shot on my #SamsungS8 at Mavrova , Macedonia is a country that is worth seeing and experiencing. A hidden gem in Europe!Have you been ? What is your must visit travel destination?
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T R O P I C A L  J U N G L E
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What I loved about @dhigalimaldives was it was more a family style resort in the Maldives - a place where you could experience culture and nature together - a very different scene in the Maldives
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🚘How to get here:  is a journey of 20 minutes by domestic flight from Male airport and a 40minutes - 1:30 hour ride thereafter in a speed boat from the airport
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F R I E N D S H I  P🇲🇰🇲🇰🇲🇰
Nothing bad comes out of being kind. This journey of mine has allowed me to meet kind people from around the world. My friend took me to her childhood friend's place when I visited Macedonia. This beautiful succulent was in her place.😍 It was amazing to see and experience the place more than just being a tourist. For what to do and where to be when you travel to Macedonia, Follow @experienceskopje 🇲🇰 I believe in the fact that there is something good in everybody.💫 Maybe we wont get along with everyone. But, we do not have to dwell on the negativities in our life because there are too many amazing people we are surrounded by and worth our positive vibes everyday 😊😊
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P E R S O N A L  T O U C H E SWhat do you think of my personalised sneakers? 👟👟
Happiness is when the best mall in town @dohafestcity sends you these personalised @vans
As you all know, there's always something more than just your shopping🛍🛍 experience when you are at Doha Festival City! 💫💫
This time they have a Personalisation Station 🖌🖌🖊🖍as part of their back to school campaign where you can customise your sneakers or backpacks to your own taste.It's on from 10-23 September on the first floor of the centre court!
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O H R I D
I found this place so cosy, so pretty, so inviting, so peaceful - that it felt like home 🏡🏡 What does home mean to you?
I would definitely go back to Macedonia again for I Haven't had enough of the country. 💓💓
Getting there was quite a story and I will share that another time. .
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🚘How to get here: Lake Ohrid Is a 3 hours drive from Skopje .
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Hat: Picked them while street shopping in Skopje
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Z E NWater - so therapeutic, so powerful
A glimpse into our private pool at @kandolhu
There won't be words to describe the beauty most of the times Yet I try ! .
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🚘How to get here: Kandolhu is a journey of 25 minutes by sea plane from Male and 14 minutes ride thereafter in a speed boat .
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F R I D A Y
May your Friday be filled with joy, inspiration, enlightenment and prosperity!More on the picture:
This is a mosque built by 2 sisters from the Ottoman Period (1438) and is in Tetovo - a city in Macedonia.The Šarena Džamija was originally built in 1438. The architect behind the Šarena Džamija was Isak Bey.Most mosques of the time had sultans, beysor pashas financing their constructions, but the Šarena Džamija, however, was financed by two sisters from Tetovo. As with many mosques, a hammam was built nearby across the river.The site used to include an Inn as well as a bathhouse on the other side of the river. The current courtyard of the Šarena Džamija is filled with many flowers, a fountain, and aTürbe. The octagonal "türbe" houses the resting places of Hurshida and Mensure, the two sisters who financed the construction of the mosque in 1438. .
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B A T T U T A
One of the greatest travellers of all times, battuta in @dhigalimaldives is a restaurant that takes Inspiration from the travels of Ibn Battuta and is a journey of spices ; the menu put together based on the cuisines of the different places he went to.Who inspires you to travel? .
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Khansa A J

Khansa A J

I love capturing moments and memories. This is my diary where I share with y'all exciting, creative, and memorable moments I get to witness throughout my life

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