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Cucumber (Kakiri)

By: | 2 Comments | On: February 2, 2013 | Category : Vegetables

Cucumber (Kakiri)

Cucumber is famous and grown in the dry zone areas such as some parts of the north in sri lanka. Hambantota is more popular for this vegetable.

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Red Chicken Curry ( Sri Lankan Style)

Red Chicken Curry (Sri Lankan Style)

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We prepared Chicken Curry into a dark red almost black in color. Another famous dish in sri lanka. I have ...

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Spinach (Nivithi)

By: | 1 Comment | On: January 29, 2013 | Category : Vegetables

Spinach (Nivithi)

An edible flowering plant. Its native to central and south western Asia. The english word “Spinach” goes back to the 14th century. Spinach has a high nutritional value and extremely rich in antioxidants,.. especially when its fresh, steamed or quickly boiled. Spinach is known to contain a lot of vitamin...

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Carrot

By: | 0 Comments | On: January 29, 2013 | Category : Vegetables

Carrot

A root vegetable, usually orange in color although purple, red, white and yellow varieties exists. A common vegetable around the world and our climate in nuwara eliya has the ideal weather conditions for growing carrots. Carrots can be eaten boiled, fried or steamed., and can be cooked in soups and...

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Winged Bean (Dambala)

By: | 1 Comment | On: January 29, 2013 | Category : Vegetables

Winged Bean (Dambala)

A type of bean easy to find all around the world. This plant grows as a vine with climbing stems and leaves 3-4mtrs in height. This is a tropical plant & we in sri lanka prepare wing beans in many different ways., As a sambol, as a curry & consumable...

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Green Beans (Bonchi)

By: | 0 Comments | On: January 25, 2013 | Category : Vegetables

Green Beans (Bonchi) - Sri Lanka

Green Beans also known as french beans & string beans in the northeastern & western united states. Snap beans or squeaky beans are the unripe plant of a specific cultivated  in varieties of the common bean. These green bean varieties have been bred especially for the fleshness, flavor or sweetness...

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Potatoes (Ala)

By: | 0 Comments | On: January 25, 2013 | Category : Vegetables

Potatoes (Ala) Sri Lanka

The english word of potato comes from the spanish word “Patata”. The name potato originally refers to a type of sweet potato. The potato was 1st domesticated in the region of modern day southern Peru & extreme north western Bolivia between 8000 & 5000 BCE. It has since spread around...

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