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Tag: Protein

Simple Panjabi Daal

Simple Panjabi Daal

A much as I’d love to be able to cook a feast every night, between work, being a mum and keeping my household running it’s just not doable. And some nights I just want to come home and cook something which is quick and easy, […]

Spiced Lentil and Pea Vol Au Vents

Spiced Lentil and Pea Vol Au Vents

These spiced lentil and pea vol au vents make excellent canapes for dinner parties. There are a host of great flavours and textures, all which come together perfectly in the flaky vol au vent casing. There’s bite and substance from the lentils, pops of sweetness […]

Spring Green and Chickpea Flour Curry

Spring Green and Chickpea Flour Curry

Growing up, one of my favourite curries was “methi nu lott nu shaak” – translated “fenugreek leaves and chickpea flour curry”. It’s one of the curries I really miss eating regularly because unlike where I grew up in West London, Indian grocery shops are nowhere […]

Chickpea & Vegetable Soup

Chickpea & Vegetable Soup

A few nights a week my husband gets back late from work due to volunteering or because it’s gym night. For those nights he prefers a lightish meal. But I know by the time he hits the dinner table, he’s famished as it’s usually a […]

Simple Butter Bean Curry

Simple Butter Bean Curry

If there is one thing my friends ask me for time and time again it’s simple, nutritious and satisfying dishes which don’t take long to prepare. This is a great one. Full of protein, minimal effort and just delicious. I really do think butter beans […]