Banana Pastis and Coconut Pie

This Banana, Pastis and Coconut pie is easy to put together. The roasted banana, coconut and Pastis (aniseed flavor liquor) are a wonderfully delicious combination. And this dessert has no added sugar! Ingredients 9 oz (250g) sheet of puff pastry 3 firm bananas, peeled and cut into 1/4 inch (5mm) slices juice of 1/2 lemon …

Jubus Crackers

These delicious crackers will sustain you for hours. They are tasty packed with seedy goodness. This quantity makes around 12 crackers. Ingredients 1 cup rolled oats 3/4 cup of pumpkin seeds 1/2 cup of sesame 1/3 cup of sunflower seeds 3 tablespoons of poppy seeds 3 tablespoons of chia seeds 3 tablespoons whole wheat flour …

Almond Crust Pizza

Almond crust pizza for 2 people Ingredients 3/4 cup of almond meal 1 large egg Salt and black pepper Optional herbs such as teaspoon chopped fresh rosemary, sage or oregano A tablespoon of olive oil For the topping 1 onion chopped 2-4 cloves of garlic crushed 1 tablespoon tomato puree 2 tomatoes chopped Salt and …

Cauliflower and lentil soup

Serves 4 1 ½ cups red lentils 2 tablespoons of olive oil 1 large yellow onion, chopped 3 cloves of garlic, crushed 1 chili pepper, finely chopped 1 teaspoon turmeric powder 1 teaspoon freshly toasted and ground cumin 1/2 teaspoon ground coriander 1/2 teaspoon ground cardamom 3 cups hot water 3 teaspoons white miso 1 …

Hazelnut & Manchego Pesto

My farmer’s market is full of fresh herbs at this time of year, and one of the most delicious summer herbs is basil. You can add the leaves to salads, and they are amazingly delicious with tomatoes. Best of all you can make pesto and serve it with roasted vegetables, or whole wheat pasta, or …

Delicious Soda Bread

This bread is the easiest to make and delicious to eat. The recipe uses whole wheat flour, which is good because it contains fiber. The average person only gets about half the recommended amount of fiber each day (30g/day), so we need to increase our intake of high fiber foods like whole grains, beans, fresh …

Best beet dip you will ever taste

This recipe makes a hummus-like sauce, dip, sandwich filler, garlicky delight. Ingredients 1lb of roasted beets, peeled ½ cup of walnuts 1 tablespoon of cumin seeds 1 clove of garlic Juice of 1 lemon 1 tablespoon of sesame seeds salt and black pepper to taste Splash of extra virgin olive oil   Toast the walnuts …