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This is an example of the simple sauce which is made to serve as a salsa or topping for cornmeal porridge or pap, a staple food, in almost all of Africa except the far eastern and western parts. All rights reserved. I grew up eating this. This one kicks it up with the bacon and onion, which I'd never thought of and compliments it for what normally use it for: over Mac 'n Cheese or Salmon Cakes. I have been trying to duplicate tomato gravy that my neighbor made for me once years ago. Along with that ginger, garlic, green chilies, and few spice powders are added. Of course there are many variations, and if you have any leftover gravy… Homemade onion gravy makes all the difference to your meal. A. Stir in bacon. Slice the onion finely. But I think this is the way my Mother use to make it. The tomato gravy is also an excellent way to use garden-fresh tomatoes. Discard drippings, reserving 2 tablespoons in pan. If the capsicum IS ripe and sweet, you won’t need it. 1 teaspoon minced garlic. Heat butter in a pan and add roughly sliced onions and saute. I also have a love for business. My momma would cook cubed steak, make the gravy...and place steak back in the gravy to let simmer until everything else was ready. At this moment I live about an three quarters of a hour away from Worcester where Worcester sauce originated . Tomato gravy is a home kitchen specialty rarely seen in restaurants. Add mustard seeds and when the mustard seeds splutter, add the red chilies. But what can top a home-grown tomato? I grew up calling this poor man's Gravy as I child I didn't realize how very little we had. It’s a recipe that can be easily varied to suit your taste buds, or the meal at hand. 1 teaspoon liquid smoke. #Gravy this traditional indian onion tomato gravy can be used as a base for all sorts of vegetables. Method. The onions and garlic are a good source of sulfur. And it always reminds me of Marga, my maternal grandmother, whose legacy is, in part, her wonderful recipes. 1 (3 to 5 lb.) This can be paired on top of country fried steak, chicken, or just biscuits. My dad made this for us when mom was gone. Enjoy! I tell you, your next book will have to be a collection of your Grandmother’s recipes. chuck roast or roast of your choice. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, until thickened, 10-15 minutes, stirring occasionally. One thing chronic illness has taught me is that food can be a medicine, and I have come to appreciate that this particular recipe is jam-packed full of goodness. Your intuition is a compass. Yum! A grilled organic T-bone with a side salad of mixed greens, olives, fermented vegetables, radish, walnuts, feta cheese and a drizzle of olive oil. Expect more tomato based recipes soon…. Take a pressure cooker in this add oil heat it and add onions, salt, saute acute; it. 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