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Afghanistan Smoked Paprika Rice

Afghanistan Smoked Paprika Rice

This rice dish is a perfect accompaniment to the Red Bean and Chickpea Curry recipe. As the curry is quite mild, I like to add a little heat to the rice with some chilli or harissa powder. To make this, you will need: 200g basmati 

Afghanistan Red Kidney Bean and Chickpea Curry (Lubya)

Afghanistan Red Kidney Bean and Chickpea Curry (Lubya)

This is a mild but great tasting curry that is both quick and easy to make, and can easily be adapted to include any vegetables or meat. To make the Afghan red bean and chickpea curry, you will need: 2 tbsp coconut oil (divided) 1 

West African Vegan Curry

West African Vegan Curry

This African inspired curry if full of goodness, and complex flavours, but is really easy to make. You will need: 200g firm tofu 1/2 butternut squash (peeled, deseeded and cubed) 1 onion (chopped) 2 carrots (peeled and chopped into discs) 1 head of broccoli 400g 

Red Beans and Rice

Red Beans and Rice

I created this rice dish to accompany my Cuban vegetable picadillo recipe. To make it, you will need: 200g long grain rice 1 can of coconut milk 1/2 tsp turmeric 1/2 tsp crushed chilli flakes 2 tbsp passata 1/2 onion (chopped) 1/2 tsp salt 200g 

Cuban Vegetable Picadillo

Cuban Vegetable Picadillo

Picadillo is a traditional latin American dish which is made using ground beef, but this vegetable version which uses lentils is delicious. To cook vegetable picadillo, you will need: 4 cloves of garlic (sliced) 1/2 onion (chopped) 1 red pepper (chopped) 1 can Passata (400g) 

Moroccan Flatbread

Moroccan Flatbread

A really quick, tasty yet simple flatbread that is great with my vegetable Morrocan tagine recipe. To make these flatbreads, you will need: 200g plain or chickpea flour 1 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp ground coriander 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon pinch of salt water Mix 

Spicy Vegetable Couscous

Spicy Vegetable Couscous

This recipe is great on its own, hot or cold, or as an accompaniment to my Morrocan tagine recipe. To make this recipe, you will need: 1 onion (chopped) 1 tbsp olive oil 1 beef tomato (chopped) 1/2 courgette (cut into 1cm cubes) 1/2 sweet 

Moroccan Vegetable Tagine (vegan)

Moroccan Vegetable Tagine (vegan)

Packed full of flavour and heat, you will love this vegetable tagine recipe which is also suitable for vegans if you use a vegan vegetable stock. To make this recipe, you will need: 3 tbsp olive oil 2 large onions (chopped) 1 bulb of garlic 

Broccoli and Goats Cheese Pesto

Broccoli and Goats Cheese Pesto

A bowl of pasta with pesto is a quick and tasty snack, and making this broccoli and goats cheese pesto takes just a few minutes. You will need: 1 stem of broccoli (uncooked) 50g goats cheese 2-3 tbsp olive oil 1 garlic clove handful of 

Homemade Pizza Cooked on the BBQ

Homemade Pizza Cooked on the BBQ

We all love a great pizza, and this recipe makes it really easy to make your own pizza at home, and you can cook it on a BBQ if like me, you don’t have access to an oven. To make the pizza dough, you will