Roasted Aubergine and Yogurt Dip

Back in retreat mode, and just think of great things to keep the yoginis happy and fed! 2 medium eggplants, about 1 pound each 3 cloves garlic 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil 1/4 cup Greek yogurt or labneh 2 tbsp tahini 2 tbsp lemon juice, freshly squeezed 1/2 tsp salt, more or less to…

Braised Tahini Cabbage

I know what you are thinking, why bother! but seriously guys this was one of the best things I have eaten in months. I had it on a retreat in Portugal. So good. It is so simple and awesome. Just make it! NOW! Quarter a white cabbage, cover in olive oil, mix up some lemon…

Mi-SO Yummie Mushroom Soup

Okay, we all know how to make soup, put stuff in pot and cook till yummie. Well every once in a while you stumble across a combo worth shouting about, so here it is. I was making  a miso gravy the day before which was awesome, then there was some left over so I added…

Farro Away Roasted Fennel Salad

Serves 8 Farro 2 cups boiled till firm. baked kale with soy sauce till crispy grated carrot x2 roasted fennel and peppers x2 of each chunky pieces in oil borlotti beans x 2 cans for the dressing ginger 2cm and 2 garlic cloves diced finely 1/3 cup orange juice 1/3 cup soy sauce 1/3 cup…

Butternut Coconut Curry or Dal

All i can say is OH MY GOD, this was a great day in the kitchen. And a even better day for butternut squashes, this is the day I made two out of this world things using a thing i would generally thing as one natures mistakes. Serves 8 One peeled roasted butternut squash (till…

Smoking Tofu and Lentil Pie

I am not a big fan of Christmas Lunch in fact I could easily have had what i made tonight. New favorite. I will not bother to tell you how much of things as you will do better to use your own judgement. Hickory Liquid Smoke to taste (usually a cap full) Garam Masala (pinch)…