Fish & Aubergine Curry is on the menu today in our ‘How To Cook’ series on the Real Mauritius Blog
Preperation 15 mins
Cooking 25 -30 mins
6 Fish fillets cut into medium size chunks or steaks
1 large aubergine, cut into strips or batons,(alternatively if you can get hold eggplant you will need 4-5)
Vegetable Oil to Fry the Fish & Cooking
1 medium onion sliced
1 heaped tsp ginger & garlic paste
½ tsp five spice seeds also called […]
Roast Chicken is on the menu today! For those already on the beautiful Island of Mauritius it’s a great one to prepare for a BBQ either at home or at the seaside, under the filao tree, sea breeze – proper Mauritian style.
For the rest of us who aren’t so lucky to be in paradise right now, I’m going to show you step by step how to make this simple yet delicious meal.
What is spatchcock chicken?
It’s a name given to a flattened chicken whereby a whole chicken is cut in […]
So you’ve booked your tickets to Mauritius, woohoo! The next question you may be asking is how long is the flight from London to Mauritius? Well from London Heathrow it takes on average 12 hours – that’s for a non-stop, direct flight from London to Mauritius.
The first time I went to Mauritius from the UK is when I was 10 months old. I have no idea how my parents coped with a screaming baby on a 12 hour flight – I would of no way done that with my son! My son is now 6 and […]
There are many different names, types and variations of roti but before we get into that, first things first what is roti?
Roti is a traditional Indian flat bread that is served hot and fresh with dishes like meat or vegetable curry. You eat it with your hands and use the bread to eat what’s on your plate.You don’t need to use any cutlery like a spoon or fork to eat your curry as you use the roti to do this. Great idea as it saves time on the washing up! I can remember once […]
My first ever flying experience to the U.K was via Rome by Alitalia in 1974 as a young man ready for great adventures! However as all of you who emigrated to work and/or study in the u.k know full well the reality was all too different – it was mostly hard work in those early years !!
Fast forward to the present day and the U.K remains a great country and hundreds of thousands of people still coming here every year in search of a better life. But lets go back […]
Welcome to our first ever youtube video! This is some raw footage of our family holidays to Mauritius that was filmed in 2005! Every time I watch it, it makes me really miss Mauritius and I really can’t wait to go again. What are your memories of Mauritius? Or what are you looking forward to seeing if you’ve never been? Comment below – would love to know!
Family holidays to Mauritius
Holidays to Mauritius for our family are quite different to your ‘normal’ holiday to a foreign country. Because we still have a lot of family […]
Mauritius is sunny and warm all year round (even the island’s winter has highs of around 25 degrees!) but when is the best time to visit Mauritius?
There is no ‘best time to visit Mauritius’ instead it depends on your personal choice and what you want from your holiday.
If you’re looking for that definite answer then read below to find out when is the best time to go in terms of the weather in Mauritius and the cost of flights, as both vary.