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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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Pad Thai Edamame Noodles

My newest favourite food is Organic Edamame Spaghetti. It is made with only edamame (green soybeans) and water. No weird stuff added that I can’t pronounce, which is always handy. I must say that I do have a stronger love for these than the black bean spaghetti; they have a much more of a starchy-rice-noodle consistency and […]

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Red Sauce Fusilli

This dish is going to be your all time, go to comfort dish. Eliminate that white pasta and swap it in for this more nutritious and delicious buckwheat pasta. The buckwheat pasta cooks very quickly, making this dish ready in just a few minutes! I have teamed it with the classic green peas, some chopped mushrooms and […]

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Quinoa Dolma

Dolma is essentially just Vine leaves stuffed with so much goodness from the greens to the grains. It has to be one of my ultimate comfort foods ever since I was younger and when cooking it, it will leave your kitchen smelling incredibly delicious! Many say that Dolma is a difficult dish to master and […]

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“Chilli” Stuffed Peppers

First off, I thought we’d better make good use of those glorious Autumn bell peppers. I wanted to make stuffed bell peppers that weren’t super heavy and cheesy, so I drew some inspiration from the all famous Texan ‘chili con carne’ and stuffed them with a simplified vegan lentil and chickpea version. The peppers roast in […]

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Broccoli & Chickpea Patties

Sometimes you have to try and try and try recipes in order to perfect them. This time round, that was not the case as these patties turned out perfect! Those patties are full of precious nutrients, fibre, and a cinch to make. Even if you’re into your meat-y burgers and not a big fan of veggie burgers, you’re […]

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Roasted Cauliflower Steak 

Cauliflower steak. I know, it sounds bizarre! Believe me though, there is no way you wouldn’t like these steaks.They are super tasty and succulent. I have never been keen on steak, until now. Cauliflower steaks are genius! You don’t have to cut individual florets, you just slice the entire head, from top to bottom, to form steaks. […]

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