Who Makes The Best Curry?


Well I can tell you the answer that. My Mum and Grandma of course! Its a matter of personal opinion but my mum and grandma make the best curry feasts going. We had a small family gathering for my aunt’s birthday last night, thirteen of us, for a curry. And could my plate possibly have had more food on it?

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I think not. We had meat curry (chicken and beef,) vegetable curry, yellow and white rice, lentils, naan bread, onion barji and a vegetable samosa. I was beaten by this meal and I ended up leaving a fair amount on my plate which is very unusual for me.

Another side dish that we had were these mini-poppadum’s that came in a packet like crisps. They were particularly appetising especially with some dip.

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And we all know what my favourite dip is don’t we? Mango chutney. Mmm! However we were running low on the normal mango and grandma and pops did have a spare one but it was with Kashmiri chilli. I hadn’t tried this different type of mango before, it had like little dots in it and it didn’t taste nearly as sweet as the smooth type. I thought it was okay but nowhere near as nice as the smooth chutney! I like the sweetness of the usual chutney.

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For pudding, everyone had birthday cake – but I was way too full to have any rich chocolate cake!

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Today we had a fairly eventful morning because we had to take Polly to the vets to have her first vaccination. She was a good brave girl but she made a bit of a fuss when the vet actually did her jab she made a bit of a noise. Poor baby! In two weeks time we go back to get the second one and after that she will be allowed out for walkies! Yay!

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While we were in the reception at the vets something totally weird happened – a lady with three pugs came in! What a coincidence! It was a puggy filled morning! Until I got Polly, I rarely saw other people who had pugs – then I saw three in one go! We had a chat to the owner and she was really friendly. Every pug owner we have spoken to always says how pugs are such wonderful dogs to have – its very reassuring to hear words like that Smile 

When we got home Polly sulked and slept for a good few hours. The vet said she would probably be quite lethargic – but alas she is as excited and full of energy as normal! Cheeky little puppy!

Back to work tomorrow, boo! Sad smile x

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