June 2009

A twist on regular hummus by using white beans, basil and goat cheese.

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Grilled Tomato & Oregano Fougasse Recipe

26.06.2009Bread
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Flatbreads on the grill are fun and tasty, take this oregano and tomato fougasse recipe..

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Garlic Scapes & Walnut Pesto Recipe

24.06.2009Pasta
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So, I bet at least half of you are wondering, what are garlic scapes? Good question. I didn’t know myself until quite recently, and this was the first time I have ever eaten or cooked with them. The scapes are the top of the garlic plant. If you are growing garlic and you want to […]

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Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Recipe

22.06.2009Dessert
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Experimenting with a lattice top on my perfect strawberry rhubarb pie recipe.

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Eat, Drink and Be Vegan – Winner!

21.06.2009Contest

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Grilled Shrimp Skewers Recipe with Garlic, Chili, and Parsley

19.06.2009Grill
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Scroll down for the recipe – a simple marinade to enhance the natural flavour of shrimp or prawns, but first an open letter to the fisherman I bought mine seafood from. Dear Mr. Fisherman Please accept my apologies, when I bought these prawns off your boat I was skeptical about what I was buying. I […]

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Slow Cooker Beef Short Ribs in Red Wine and Cinnamon Recipe

17.06.2009Beef
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A delicious and easy braised short rib recipe, full of rich Indian spices.

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Red Quinoa Salad with Mango, Avocado and Pecans Recipe

17.06.2009Side Dish
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Quinoa is high in protein, easy to digest, high in fiber and cooks in the time of white rice. But the real reason I decided to finally cook it? Because it is so damn pretty, especially red quinoa. I love to try new things so when I was thinking about what to cook last Friday […]

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Chipotle Lime Pacific Snapper Recipe

15.06.2009Fish
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When I walked into the grocery store on Friday I was thinking about making shrimp from an Ezra Pound Cake recipe. However, the fish counter had Rockfish on special, like a really cheap special. It is local and I had never made it before so I was quickly sold. Apparently Rockfish is also known as […]

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Rhubarb and Manuka Honey Frozen Yogourt Recipe

12.06.2009Dessert
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Ever since I discovered the Frozen Yogourt recipe from The Perfect Scoop I just can’t get enough. I turned it into Blackberry Frozen Yogourt last year and now Rhubarb. It is so easy (no friggin custard, thanks), better for you and tastes great. The reason I chose the Manuka Honey was that it has such […]

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