Sweet potato, cauliflower soup

 Sweet potato, cauliflower soup Ingredients 1 brown onion, roughly chopped. 1 peeled garlic clove, 4 cups of chopped sweet potatoes, skin on for extra nutrition, 1/4 cauliflower head cut into florets, 2 tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil, salt and pepper for seasoning, 1 teaspoon of tomato paste 2 tablespoons of chia seeds, basil leaves […]

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Roasted cauliflower with anchovy and parsley sauce

Roasted cauliflower with anchovy and parsley sauce serves 4 Prep Time 15mins Cook Time 35mins Ingredients 1 large cauliflower, cut into large florets 100ml extra virgin olive oil Finely grated zest & juice of 1 lemon 6 anchovy fillets in oil, drained, chopped 1/4 cup (50g) capers, rinsed, drained, roughly chopped 1 eschalot, thinly sliced […]

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Spaghetti Squash

Spaghetti Squash Ingredients: 1 spaghetti squash, halved lengthwise and seeded 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 1 onion, chopped 1 clove garlic, minced 1 1/2 cups chopped tomatoes 3/4 cup crumbled feta cheese 3 tablespoons sliced black olives 2 tablespoons chopped fresh basil Directions: 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Lightly grease a […]

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Gingerbread Biscotti

Gingerbread Biscotti Ingredients ¾ cup (100 grams) hazelnuts, toasted and coarsely chopped (can also use pecans or walnuts) 1 cup (100 grams) old fashioned rolled oats 1¾ cups (225 grams) all purpose flour ¾ cup (160 grams) dark brown sugar ½ teaspoon kosher salt 1 teaspoon baking powder ½ teaspoon baking soda ¾ teaspoon ground […]

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Home-made cavatelli with meat ragout

Home-made cavatelli with meat ragout Serves 4 Preparation 40min Cooking 3hr Ingredients 4 tbsp extra virgin olive oil 300 g Italian pork and fennel sausage, casings removed 5-6 pork spare ribs, trimmed 2 lamb shanks 1 carrot, roughly chopped 1 onion, roughly chopped 1 celery stick, roughly chopped 1 clove garlic, chopped 200 ml red […]

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Cranberry Buckle

Cranberry Buckle   Buckle: 1-3/4 cup all purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup unsalted butter 3/4 cup granulated sugar grated zest of 1 orange 2 eggs 1 tablespoon vanilla 1/2 cup sour cream 2 cups cranberries, fresh or frozen 1 cup vanilla crumb Vanilla Crumb Streusel: 1 cup all purpose […]

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Blueberry and banana bundt cake

Blueberry and banana bundt cake Ingredients 4 eggs 3/4 cup brown or rapadura sugar 1 ripe banana, squashed 1 teaspoon of vanilla paste or seeds of 1 vanilla bean 1/4 cup of olive oil 2 tablespoons unsweetened Greek yogurt 1-2/3 cup of 00 flour, sifted 1 and 1/2 tablespoon of baking powder Zest and juice […]

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Gnocchi with Caramelized Brussel Sprouts and Pecans

Gnocchi with Caramelized Brussel Sprouts and Pecans Ingredients 2 ounces prosciutto slices, cut into half inch pieces 2 tablespoons olive oil 3 whole garlic cloves, smashed 2 pounds brussel sprouts 1/4 to 1/2 cup water salt and pepper to taste 1 pound gnocchi 1/4 cup reserved pasta water 1/2 cup toasted pecans, chopped 1 teaspoon […]

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Cranberry Bliss Bread

Cranberry Bliss Bread Ingredients For the cake: 1 cup flour ½ cup whole wheat flour ¼ tsp baking soda ¼ tsp baking powder ½ tsp salt 1 stick (1/2 cup) unsalted butter, room temperature 1 cup sugar 2 large eggs 1 tsp vanilla extract ½ cup buttermilk ½ cup dried cranberries, plus a handful more […]

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Jack-o’-Lantern Chicken Risotto Stuffed Peppers

Jack-o’-Lantern Chicken Risotto Stuffed Peppers INGREDIENTS 6 Orange bell peppers 1 bunch of long green onions, chopped 2 carrots, finely chopped 2 cloves of garlic, chopped 3 Tbls of extra virgin olive oil 4 Tbls of butter 1 pound of ground chicken 1 cup of Arborio rice 1/2 cup of Marsala wine 1/2 tsp of […]

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