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Hoisin Chicken

Hoisin Chicken

6 chicken thighs, sliced into bitesize pieces. 12 cloves of garlic, crushed. 13 tbs of Hoisin Sauce (7. 5 syns)
Hairy Bikers' Spanish chicken bake

Hairy Bikers' Spanish chicken bake

1 medium onion, cut into 8 wedges. 11 medium red onion, cut into 8 wedges. 1500g new potatoes, quartered lengthways
Mushroom Quiche Recipe

Mushroom Quiche Recipe

This is my recipe for a simple Mushroom Quiche made with shortcrust pastry. It is no frills, no mess. It is perfect for a savoury snack or midweek dinner
Easy homemade sweet and sour sauce

Easy homemade sweet and sour sauce

I added some soy beans (edamame) for a bit of protein instead – I love those things, they’re so yummy and such an easy way to inject a bit of protein into a meal
Chickpeas Burger

Chickpeas Burger

HomeFast FoodBurgersChickpeas BurgerChickpeas Burger RecipeBy Praveen Kumar |. Published February 27, 2014 | Burgers | No CommentEmail to FriendPrint Recipe A delicious Vegetarian burger made with chickpeas and served with tomato ketchup
"MATTY PROOF" CARROT AND CHICKPEA BURGERS

"MATTY PROOF" CARROT AND CHICKPEA BURGERS

I have always had a hard time if any kind of veggie "patty". I don't just mean burgers either. Falafel are not my friend and neither is the onion bhaji
Quinoa ‘meat’ balls

Quinoa ‘meat’ balls

I’ve now made these countless times and I pretty much keep to the same proportions and flavours each time, although I nearly always double or triple the batch so I have plenty to freeze
Meatless Monday: Baked Falafel with Homemade Tzatziki

Meatless Monday: Baked Falafel with Homemade Tzatziki

I used a 2 Tbl cookie scoop to measure the mixture and just flattened those balls out a bit. I placed the patties onto a lightly oiled baking pan and then lightly sprayed the tops with cooking spray
Falafel 2017.

Falafel 2017.

Finally, I made my favourite wholemeal pitta flatbreads. It used tinned chickpeas, an egg and no flour which would sometimes result in a very wet mixture
Tomato and pepper chutney...

Tomato and pepper chutney...

I'm a big fan of chutneys, but surprisingly I'm not a fan of vinegar, doesn't matter which one, I just can't stand the smell nor the taste of it
Burgers with onions | Food From Portugal

Burgers with onions | Food From Portugal

Mix the minced pork with the minced beef. Season with a little salt, one chopped onion, egg yolk, breadcrumbs, pepper, nutmeg and Worcestershire sauce
Curried Lentils with Spinach

Curried Lentils with Spinach

My belly is full with a hearty weeknight meal. Hearty meals please the man in my life, and I hope they please you too
Persian-style Jewelled Rice - Multi Cooker Recipe

Persian-style Jewelled Rice - Multi Cooker Recipe

I've referred to my recipe as 'Persian-style' because proper Persian or Iranian Jewelled Rice as it's sometimes referred to, has a lovely golden crust on the bottom which I didn't attempt to do using the multi-cooker (it's not to say it can't be done but I haven't tried as yet)
SWEET POTATO BUDDHA BOWL / BUDA BOVLA

SWEET POTATO BUDDHA BOWL / BUDA BOVLA

Will I eat my meals only out of bowls from now on. ENG/SLO. ENG. I wrote about smoothie bowls in a previous post, today I'm writing about another foodie trend
Super Healthy Chicken Curry

Super Healthy Chicken Curry

I make a double batch of this every 6 weeks or so as it's a super healthy easy meal to pull out the freezer
Super Healthy Pasta

Super Healthy Pasta

I’ve never been one for pretentious, intricate meals, so why not blog about this super quick, super easy pasta meal
Easy Tomato Tart Recipe

Easy Tomato Tart Recipe

Hooray for Irish tomatoes being in season. My tomatoes in the polytunnel are nearly ready but you should be seeing Irish tomatoes in the supermarket at this stage