Lemon Pie with Olive Oil & Sea Salt

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  Traditional lemon pie/bars balance the sourness and sweetness of  the lemon curd with a rich buttery shortbread crust. This recipe adds extra notes of flavour to the mix: the compelling bitterness of olive oil to cut some of that sweetness and a touch of sea salt sprinkled on top.One of my favourite ingredients inRead more

Whole Wheat Breakfast Muffins

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  How many of you have woken up in the middle of the night feeling like having a sweet or a quick snack.Raise of hands for those who spend several minutes staring at the refrigerator thinking what to eat. Experts may connect your food cravings to deficiencies in bodies, well I agree that is oneRead more

Mixed Berry Summer Hand-pies

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  Autumn is here again.Fall brings with itself the beautiful foliage and tasty fruits.So I recently got hold of some colourful berries at my local grocery store. I thought let’s make something sweet with it.Berries are very sweet and sour.They are great antioxidants. Don’t worry we won’t be doing anything elaborate here.A very simple handRead more

Roasted Tomatoes with Balsamic Vinegar Reduction

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  Bruschetta as most of you know is an amazing antipasto from Italy. It consists of roasted crostini or french baguette grilled in butter topped off with veggies and fruits.My favourite toppings on a bruschetta are cheese, grilled tomatoes, basil and onion.Today I took bruschetta to the next level by adding a glaze made withRead more

Valentine Linzer Cookies

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  Valentine’s day is almost here and her I am with another fantastic dessert for valentine’s day.These buttery cookies won’t just melt in your mouth they are sure to melt hearts.You need very few ingredients and not a lot of skills for this one. Just don’t be tempted to over-mix or over-bake and you’ll doRead more

Korean Vegan Kimchi

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  Kimchi is a very popular dish in Korea, Koreans love kimchi in everything from breakfast to dinner , no meal is complete without Kimchi.Kimchi is basically a fermented cabbage which is no less than a superfood.Rich in antioxidants and probiotic it’s perfect for your gut.Want to add a mix of detox to your dailyRead more

Homemade Ricotta Cheese

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  I don’t want you hate me from constantly discouraging and ruining all of your convenient grocery store dreams.I am sorry . Well, actually, not really. But let me tell you why before you think me a monster.The reason  un-apologetic is because Buying store bought canned ingredients, be it sauces or cheeses or processed foodsRead more