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Vegan Aubergine Wrapped Kofta

This dish happens to be very popular within Middle Eastern as well as the Mediterranean culture. The first time I tried this amazing and flavour packed dish was many years ago by my mother when I was more of a meat eater. This time I decided to take a more health conscious approach and have […]

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Lentil, Mushroom & Spinach Pie

Comfort food staple; a perfect flavour packed pie is always a winner. This alternative take on it’s classic dish, with its rich tones and substantial mushroom and lentil filling, stuffed under a layer of warm and crisp puff pastry still fills all the comforty cravings while being a little healthier and lighter. I thoroughly enjoyed […]

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Easy Falafel & Tzatziki dip

Easy is the keyword here! Throwing together this recipe is absolute bliss. I mean, not only are they totes healthy, but they’re just a few ingredients, some spices, and in the blink of an eye, they’re done and gone. They go with everything too! Salads, sandwiches. wraps, you can make burgers out of them, the […]

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Za’atar Roasted Cauliflower Salad

Growing up, I never thought a day would come where most my meals would consist of so many veggies, considering I loved my chicken and rice so much. I just liked to stay in my comfort zone and stick to what my mum cooked me, never thinking to branch out. It’s a lot different now; […]

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Quinoa Pineapple & Bean Salad 

Recently I’ve been experimenting more with oil-free cooking; not long term ofcourse but something I do once in a while to help re energise my body and feed it with as much fresh ingredients possible. Not to worry: I’m making sure to get plenty of healthy fat in other ways. I’m just enjoying the challenge of […]

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Maqluba”Upside Down” Cake

Every family has their own way of preparing Maqluba, which means “upside-down” in Arabic. This delicious savoury cake dish has countless variations in ingredients, measurements and technique. The basic method is this: a large cooking pot is layered with vegetables and rice; it’s cooked on the stove and flipped upside-down onto a large platter and served […]

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The Kale Salad

Kale is a hearty winter green that holds up well in soups and stews but it’s also wonderful as a salad if you serve it with this delicious creamy dressing. It’s so easy to make and is the best and most delicious way to get in those greens our body loves!  I can’t believe I […]

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