Tandoori Prawns Salad Cups

Tandoori Prawns Salad Cups

  The inspiration for this recipe came from the Chinese chain restaurant P. F Chang’s seared chicken lettuce wraps. However this version travels south of China …

 

Pappardella with Vegetarian Bolognese

Pappardella with Vegetarian Bolognese

    There are certain times when I’m pared down with food, more specifically with cooking. Times like snowy Sunday afternoons, that’s when I do my elaborate …

 

No-Knead Rosemary Salt Bread

No-Knead Rosemary Salt Bread

Baking has never been my strongest forte. So when I discovered New York based restaurateur Jim Lahey’s no-knead pizza recipe, that  followed by a few …

 

Heirloom Carrot Cake

Heirloom Carrot Cake

    Shopping at my local grocery store I’m confused about what actually is in season anymore. I’ve seen so many so called out of season produce …

 

Avocado Mint Chutney

Avocado Mint Chutney

A fresh and healthy take on the traditional green chutney used as a dip with Indian snacks and as a condiment to spike any Indian …

 

Christmas Ricotta Pancakes with Warm Apple Compote

Christmas Ricotta Pancakes with Warm Apple Compote

One ritual every Christmas morning after we open presents is make breakfast as a family. This year will be no different. These little pancakes are our …

 

Hazelnut Cacao Truffles: Vegan Raw and Sugar-Free

Hazelnut Cacao Truffles: Vegan Raw and Sugar-Free

Truly speaking our family is not a huge dessert fan. Sweets, cakes, cookies et al. So I seldom get requests from my kids or husband …

 

Vegetarian Chile Verde Stew with Avocado Cream

Vegetarian Chile Verde Stew with Avocado Cream

This hearty stew is perfect on a cold rainy or snowy night with some steamed rice or soft tortillas. Usually made with pork or beef, …

 

Citrus Bread with Dates + Walnuts and Kumquat Marmalade

Citrus Bread with Dates + Walnuts and Kumquat Marmalade

I have made this recipe for many years during the winter months. What once started off as a date and walnut cake has evolved into …

 

Puy Lentils Hummus + Pomegranate

Puy Lentils Hummus + Pomegranate

This hummus is one good-looking, crowd-pleasing  party dip. Making dips like hummus at home is very simple and adaptable. Use this recipe as a basic …

 

Immunity Turmeric Tea

Immunity Turmeric Tea

When I was a little girl there was one drink my mother would make me drink every time I had bout of flu. I was …

 

Olive Rosemary Orange Cake

Olive Rosemary Orange Cake

  I was recently cleaning out the stacks of old food magazines in my garage. I hate throwing them away old food magazines, so I had …