Market Friday - Give a Little Spice to Life.

in Market Friday29 days ago

Hi there everyone, I would love to share my Market Friday shopping experience with you, I know I'm posting it late, I had a bit of a glitch with my computer and had to sort the problem out, so please forgive me.
I live in Durban, which is on the East Coast of South Africa in the province of Kwa-Zulu Natal, the name "Kwa-Zulu" means "The place of the Zulu". South Africa is a beautiful and very diverse country with 11 different languages spoken amongst the different tribes, there is English, Afrikaans, Ndebele, Northern Sotho, Southern Sotho, Swazi, Tsonga, Tswana, Venda, Xhosa and Zulu.
I live in a suburb in Durban Natal called Waterfall, it's called that because of the many beautiful Waterfalls around the area, it use to be a quiet place out in the country at one time, until a few years ago when the farmers sold their land off to developers, it lost it's tranquility of rural life to busy Malls, complexes and residential houses. There are still a few little farm stores though, keeping that country feeling alive.
Today I wanted to make a nice mutton curry and had to go out and do a bit of shopping.
My first stop was my favorite vegetable market.

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I love shopping there for my vegetables, they are always so beautifully fresh.

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The store is always so clean and everything in it's place, a pleasure to shop there, their prices are also very reasonable.

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I needed some garlic and ginger, and fresh coriander.

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My Ingredients bought for the curry, potatoes, onions, ginger, garlic and coriander.
My second stop was the spice shop, which is down the road from where I live, their prices are just right for my budget, the strong aroma of all the different spices on the shelves are so intoxicating, just love it.

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Being a lover of spicy food, I absolutely love this little shop, it has all the spices of the world one can think of, I can't have enough of their Samoosas, they are so delicious.

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Live Life with a Little Spice, absolutely agree.

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This is my favorite Spice Lady Sandile, who always mixes my curry for me, she is to adorable, I love her to bits; she always knows exactly what I want before I even ask.
After a little chat with Sandile, I went home to make my mutton curry.

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Mutton Curry and rice for two.
I hope you enjoyed the trip with me to my local markets, thank you for giving me the opportunity to share it with you. Until next time, have a great day.

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One thing about curry - when you read about it you have to have it - and I have some Mrs Balls chutney from South Africa - which just makes the curry so enjoyable for me

Oh yes, Mrs Balls is absolutely the best, I'm never with out it. Thank you @christinepoulos for passing by.

Thank you for the inspiration


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Ooh now you've really made me feel like curry @artywink - have to go and buy some ingredients

Ha ha! Thank you @eflin-essie, I just love curry. Thank you for stopping by.

Yes, nothing like a good curry.

Awesome #marketfriday post my friend, so sorry that your computer let you down!
I totally agree with that saying;

Live Life with a Little Spice.

Have a great week.

Thanks @lizelle, for stopping by.

I have very little experience making curry @artywink but I have to say you are very inspiring. I was all set to make a chickpea curry last week but found out that my son-in-law is not keen on chickpeas. Now this weekend it is a goer. Do you ever cook with green chilli when making curry @artywink?

Yes I do, love green chilli @angiemitchell,adds flavor to the curry. Enjoy it my friend, have a great day.

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