curry


From the southern Indian word kari, meaning "sauce," comes this catch-all term that is used to refer to any number of hot, spicy, gravy-based dishes of East Indian origin. Curry powder is an integral ingredient in all curries.

From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.

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Ayesha Curry Bio

Born in Canada, Ayesha Curry was raised in Charlotte, N.C., and is a wife and mom currently living in the San Francisco Bay Area. As a busy mom to her two daughters, Riley and Ryan, and the wife of NBA superstar Stephen Curry, Ayesha is always on the go and wouldn't have it any other way. Her passion for her family and sharing their stories inspired her to create her lifestyle blog and YouTube channel, Little Lights of Mine, a collection of all the things that bring light into her life. Now only a few years since its inception, the channel has become a sensation, accumulating a vast, loyal community of followers. Ayesha has previously appeared as a judge on hit Food Network shows Chopped Junior and Guy's Grocery Games, and she is a regular contributor and frequent guest on The Rachael Ray Show and Good Morning America. She has also been featured as a go-to lifestyle expert in top lifestyle print and online publications, including Elle, Vogue, Forbes, Time, InStyle, People, Vanity Fair, USA Today, Essence, PopSugar, Refinery29, Elite Daily and Sunset Magazine. Ayesha is an ambassador for No Kid Hungry, an organization that is working to end childhood hunger. Ayesha's first cookbook, The Seasoned Life, published by Little, Brown and Company, was just released and contains more than 100 of Ayesha's favorite recipes.

3 of a Kind: Curry Cocktails

Curry has become one of the more popular flavors in mixology, adding an unexpected twist to classic cocktails.

Spice of the Month: Curry Powder

Is this spice blend sitting around in your cabinet? You don't know what you're missing. Hurry! Break out the curry!

5 Ingredients: Curry Chicken Lettuce Cups

These curry chicken lettuce cups are full of flavor but not fat and calories. Add some crusty bread and you've got a light lunch or quick weeknight dinner.

Aarti's Indian Essentials: One Curry, Four Ways

Aarti proves that curry is not just a powder by making four distinct curry dishes.

Off the Beaten Aisle: Red Curry Paste

Red curry paste is red, but it isn’t red hot. And that’s why it’s the sort of curry the average American is going to love. Find out what you can do with red curry paste.

Curry-Style Cooking: Fresh, Family-Focused Mealtime on Ayesha's Homemade

Get all the latest details on Ayesha Curry's brand-new upcoming series, Ayesha's Homemade, premiering Saturday, Oct. 22 at 12|11c.

Spotlight Recipe: Venison Curry Meatballs in Sun-Dried Tomato Phyllo Cups

These cocktail-sized meatball appetizers are created from venison (deer-meat), a low calorie and very low fat meat. This recipe combines light and flaky phyllo filled with mildly-flavored meat and topped with tangy mango chutney. Instead of the recommended 2 per person portion, create larger meatballs and to serve over whole wheat spaghetti.

What to Watch: It’s Guys’ Night at Ayesha Curry’s House and Flavortown Gets Fried on Triple G

Get all the details on the upcoming premieres this weekend on Food Network.

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