Poetry Prompts Day 26 – OctPoWriMo 2016 – Red

red is my favourite colour
dark chocolates for sweets
kisses from Him Indoors
sensation overload sometimes
nut, raisin and fruit for dessert
tantalising to my taste buds*

(c) ladyleemanila 2016

* Harrisham Rhyme, created by the female poet, Harrisham Minhas, belonging to the State of Punjab in India, of a six-line rhyming stanza. In this form, the last alphabet of the first word of each line is the first alphabet of the first word of next line.

There is no restriction on the starting alphabet of the first line.

Rhyming scheme : ababab.

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Does a tin of tomatoes count?

Tomatoes are the “prompt” for today and I’m sharing a recipe that uses a tin of tomatoes. I’m sure it’s the same had I use some real tomatoes. Here goes…

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Mechado is like beef stew, Philippine style, in this case, Ladylee’s version.
Ingredients: garlic, onions, beef, carrots, potatoes
Fry garlic and onions with some oil. Add beef and then the carrots and potatoes.
Simmer it.

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Add a tin of tomatoes. Add salt, pepper, soy sauce, lemon, chillis to taste.
Boil and cook until done.

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Serve with rice and a nice bottle of chilled wine.

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