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Kaaliyaa Birinjee

Kaaliyaa Birinjee, the spice infused aromatic rice made creamy by coconut milk.

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Bashi Musamma

For this week’s new recipe we have a really lovely curry made with stuffed eggplants.

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Cornflour Kiruboakibaa

A quick cornflour & coconut milk boakibaa that's smooth, light, delicious and refreshing.

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Masdhalhu Masbaiy

A quick & easy Masbaiy recipe with canned tuna; ready in just 30 minutes.

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Valhomas Kirugarudhiya

This time we have the most ordinary of Kirugarudhiyas; the one made with just Valhomas.

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Rihaakuru Boakibaa

Making Rihaakuru Boakibaa is quite simple. Remember to taste test before putting it in the oven.

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Dec 2019

Eating Healthy in Male’

A few options, ideas and thoughts on eating healthy here in Male'.
Nov 2019

Seagull Café, always a charm

We drop by the Seagull Cafe' House for some breakfast.
Nov 2019

Chillies that spice up Maldivian cooking!

Chilli peppers that make our food vibrant.
Nov 2019

Talking about Onions

We have a look at the global kitchen staple, onions.
Nov 2019

Jee & family’s Home Cooked Maldives

We have a chat with Jee from Home Cooked Maldives.
Nov 2019

4 Yummy Dry Curry Recipes

Here are some of our favourite dry curries.
Oct 2019

Matching pasta shapes to sauces

Pasta shapes and the sauces that go with them.
Oct 2019

Lunching at The Wave

We head down to The Wave, one of Male's newest restaurants.
Oct 2019

It’s very Dhivehi at the Rahafaiy Café

We drop by Rahafaiy Cafe' in Henveiru for some delicious local food.
Oct 2019

4 ideas for a great lunch feast

Throw an impressive lunch feast and invite some people over.

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