Wednesday, 8th July 2020
These post lockdown changes remain in place until further notice. If customers don’t adhere to social distancing guidelines, I won’t be able to trade safely. The virus is going to be with us for a long while and we mustn’t be lulled into a false sense of security that because the lockdown has been lifted we can go back to our pre-lockdown lives. If at anytime I feel that customers might be compromising my or other customers’ safety, I shall have to shut shop. I always do my best to satisfy customers request but there may be times when that might not be possible.
Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.
1. Reduced menu
2. Please order via email ahead of time (if you can) and give approximate time of arrival: Order by Monday of the week by 5pm at the latest (if you can). This helps to reduce queueing.
My busiest time at the trailer is between noon – 1300pm.
3. Payment in cash will be accepted only if exact. I will not be handling cash. Pay via BACS or iZettel if it works
4. Grab and Go as far as feasible
5. Please don’t crowd around others anywhere around the trailer. SD is your responsibility, please follow guidelines.
5. Serving: 10am-14pm
CHILLI PANEER Kati Roll: £4.50
A freshly made paratha with a fruity paneer filling cooked with onions, peppers, paneer and spices, which is dressed with sauce of the day and a drizzle of lemon juice.
(Paneer is Indian cheese, which we make ourselves).
BEAN MASALA Kati Roll : £4.00
A freshly made paratha with a filling of spicy mixed beans cooked with chilli and mango powder, ginger, garlic, black salt, and other spices then dressed with sauce of the day and a drizzle of lemon juice.
HALF and HALF Kati Roll: £4.50
(Any 2 Kati Roll options except those indicated as
‘No half and half’.)
DAL OF THE DAY : £3.70
Green, red and yellow (toor) lentils cooked with tomatoes and spices (300g).
PEA and POTATO SAMOSA
(A filling of pea and potato, onions and spices in wheat flour pockets):
2 for £2.00 each £1.20
SAUCE OF THE DAY:
Chilli Hot sauce
Items below aren’t available
KATI ROLL of the day : £4.50
A freshly made paratha with pinto bean spread, a black bean, rice, chia seed, buckwheat flakes and yeast flakes burger served with a salad and sauce of the day. The burger has a sprinkling of chaat masala.
No half and half option:(-
CHATPATE POTATOES Kati Roll : £3.70
A freshly made paratha with a filling of potatoes cooked with chilli flakes, chilli powder, ginger, garlic and cornflour, then dressed with sauce of the day and a drizzle of lemon juice.
This is your least hot Kati Roll option.
AMRITSARI ALOO KULCHA
(Potato flatbread): £2.00
MEAL DEAL: Dal (200g) and flatbread: £5.00
ALOO CHOPS (Garlic balls):
2 for £2.00 each £1.20
INGREDIENTS MAY CHANGE SO PLEASE CHECK ON THE DAY.
A pack with detailed ingredient list and allergy advice information is available on the front counter. When it rains, I hide it behind the counter, so please ask:)
ALLERGY ADVICE: Please check the detailed ingredient list and allergy advice pack located on the front counter of my catering trailer. If you have any further questions, please ask on the day:)
Please note : While I like to inform my customers about the menu of the day, I am also keen on not getting too fixated on this menu. I find it stifles innovation:) Sometimes, I may decide to have foods on sale which I may not have added to the web site menu purely because I made an ad hoc decision of preparing a new dish and didn’t have time to change the web site menu!
PLEASE ASK ON THE DAY IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS
Once you’ve bought your meal please CHECK your CHANGE and your ORDER🙂
What do these words mean?
Annatto: is a South American seed which when ground into powder is a beautiful dark red colour. Cooking with annatto gives a dish a rich red colour with an earthy flavour.
Baba Ganoush: grilled aubergine mashed and spiced with lemon juice, garlic, olive oil, salt and either fresh coriander or parsley
Bhurji: essentially a mince of whatever food you are using. Can be cheese as in Paneer Bhurji, vegetables, or whatever takes your fancy
Cokum (Kocum): a very dark coloured tropical fruit used in some South Indian states to add tartness to dishes. When soaked in water, the water turns a beautiful darkish red.
Dhaba: a Punjabi road side eatery where food is god. Dhabas are everywhere and food is normally awesome as everything is prepared fresh daily
Garam masala: Indian cusine has many spice mixes. This is a very popular one with a dark brown colour with a spicy flavour.
Freekeh: a cereal food made from green durum wheat. It is roasted and rubbed to create its flavour. Serving for serving, it is supposed to have more protein and twice as much fibre as quinoa.
Harissa: a middle eastern sauce made from chillies, garlic and olive oil. Other variations are available.
Magaz: melon seeds
Mango powder: amchoor
Masala: an Indian word which literally means ‘Spice/s or spice mix’
Paratha: an Indian flatbread normally prepared with a little oil
Puranpoli: an Indian flatbread with a sweet filling
Samosa: a triangular pastry pocket filled with vegetables or meat
Tikki: is a patti. Spicing and mix is as varied as ones imagination
Tzatziki: a traditionally Greek dish yoghurt, cucumber, garlic and salt. Other ingredients may be added.
Urid lentil: or black gram when whole. When split the lentil is white.