Yogurt-based marinades create a delicious thin crust when they char, so are ideal for barbecues
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Blitz 300ml natural yogurt, 2 handfuls coriander leaves, 2 handfuls mint leaves, 1 garlic clove, chopped, 1 green chilli, chopped, small piece ginger, chopped, juice ½ lemon with a pinch of salt until smooth in a mini food processor or with a hand blender. Tip into a serving dish and chill until needed. Can be made several hours ahead.
Pickled red onions
Toss 2 large halved and thinly sliced red onions and juice 1 lime with a pinch of salt. Leave to stand for at least 30 mins, as this will soften the onion. Before serving, toss with 1 tbsp olive oil and 1 tsp cumin seeds.
Easy Indian bread
Tip 495g pack bread mix into a bowl and mix with 350ml natural yogurt, 25g melted butter, a pinch of salt and enough warm water to make a pliable dough. Knead on a lightly floured surface for 5-10 mins. Place in a bowl, cover with cling film and leave for about 1 hr until doubled in size. On a lightly floured surface, knock back the dough and divide into 6-12 pieces. Roll the pieces out as thinly as possible. Cook on the barbecue for about 1 min on each side until puffed up and mottled.