In this edition Kurma shows us how to prepare many delicious Indian vegetarian dishes including: sweet and sour vegetables with curd, potato gauranga, egg plant...
In this edition Kurma shows us how to prepare many delicious Indian vegetarian dishes including: sweet and sour vegetables with curd, potato gauranga, egg plant and potatoes with curd and baked tomatoes stuffed with rice and green peas.
Traditional Indian vegetarian cooking explores the six tastes which are: salty, sweet, sour, pungent, astringent and bitter.
A sweet and sour combination is very popular in all cuisines of the world.
In Indian style cooking the sour taste is generally derived from tamarind.
Broadcast on television from New York to London to Sydney, Cooking With Kurma brings the best of cruelty-free cooking into your kitchen.
has a gentle style that is a happy contrast to the frantic and frenzied style of most television cooks.
His subtle wit and enthusiasm, combined with his fabulous-looking dishes, can renew your culinary excitement and creativity." -- Vegetarian Times
Kurma's cooking shows have been broadcast on 178 PBS stations across the U.S., BBC2 and The Learning Channel in the U.K., STAR satellite TV from Hong Kong to Turkey, Russia, The Middle East, Indonesia, Malaysia, India, China and most recently in Australia on SBS and Foxtel.
"Meat-eaters and vegetarians alike will certainly find something to fit the bill in More Great Vegetarian Dishes of the World on SBS with Kurma Dasa" (Screen Watch, The Australian, May 2000)
"Kurma's likeable personality makes it a totally fun experience." (Hinduism Today)
"Cooking With Kurma ..
is an excellent and welcomed addition to our cooking program line-up." (Jeff Clarke, Houston PBS)
"We really enjoy Kurma's no-frills, no gimmicks television show.
His enthusiasm for vegetarian food is infectious.
Highly recommended." (Brisbane Courier Mail, December 2000)
"While Kurma may be the high priest of vegetarian cuisine, you don't have to be a vegetarian to enjoy his cooking.
It's fresh, original and delicious!" (The Canberra Chronicle, December 2000)
"Our rating: simply delectable" (Canberra Times, March 1999)