Canduh’s Kitchen

How To Store Ginger

  Ginger is one of those dynamic spices that you can sneak into any dish. It is my personal favorite, right next to garlic. And the best thing about it is the fact that you can find it virtually anywhere at an affordable price. A piece of ginger at any …

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Pilau Masala

    The secret to making great pilau is the “masala” or concoction of spices used in its preparation. While using whole spices gives the pilau a stronger taste, most people are put off by the sight of the spices as well as having to rake through the pilau in …

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How to Cook Pilau in 9 Easy Steps

Ingredients -2 cups of Rice (long grain rice/Basmati/Pishori) – 1 cup Green peas (optional) – 1/4Kg of beef/chicken breast (cubed) – 2 Carrots (cubed) – 1 Large onion (diced) – 1 Large Green pepper/ pilipili hoho (diced) – 1 medium sized bulb of Garlic (pounded) – 1 small piece of …

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10 Things You Didn’t Know about Onions

1. The Egyptians considered the onion to as an object of worship. It was thought to symbolize eternity because of the circle-within a circle structure. This is why they buried their dead with some onions. 2. Onions were believed to have magical powers. Their strong smell would prompt the dead …

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