Monthly Archives: December 2012

Classy Christmas Candy! Earl Grey Truffles and Chocolate Bark

According to research about English fatties and general fatness–people in the UK will consume on average 7000 calories on Christmas day this year. I will be a willing participant as well as a perpetrator of this consumption. England is a … Continue reading

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Cozy Christmasy Winter Vegetables!

 Parmesan Sage Roasted Parsnips Buttery and Lemony Warm Celeriac  Here are two incredibly easy recipes for some yummy winter veg side-dishes. I bet these would be hits at any Christmas dinner–but they’re super cozy and comforting that they make a … Continue reading

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Coconut and Sesame Stuffed Okra

So the background to this dish involves my awesome cousin Val. She recently bought a cookbook called “Indian Vegetarian Feast” or something like that and was emailing me incessantly, commanding me to buy the book and also to update me on … Continue reading

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Spiced Butternut Squash and Red Lentil Soup!

First time using a butternut squash! Definitely not the last. This was another Sunday night soup, I made it while quite drunk from all the mimosas I consumed earlier in the day at a Christmas brunch we hosted at our … Continue reading

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Gorgeous Greek Chicken Salad with Fresh Tzatziki

Quite recently that fame-whore Jamie Oliver put out another cookbook. Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals.  At first I was like “WHAT THA???” because I own 30 minute meals, and it’s a great cookbook but I’ve been buying A LOT of cookbooks lately and between … Continue reading

Posted in Middle Eastern, Quinoa, Salads | 1 Comment