Month: February 2017

Healthy Shredded Cabbage Salad with Tahini-Lemon Dressing, Vegan, Gluten-free, Coleslaw

Shredded Cabbage Salad with Tahini-Lemon Dressing

Let’s talk about this shredded cabbage salad with tahini-lemon dressing recipe for a minute. Yes, cabbage salad. Or perhaps I should call it a “coleslaw” to make it sound more appealing. It’s a shredded salad. One I often make using kale but sadly, since the season is over, I’ve traded out kale for a mix […]

Latke, Potato and leek pancakes recipe with fresh spinach, thyme and blue cheese

Potato and Leek Pancakes (Lauch-Kartoffel-Puffer)

Dead simple and delicious. That’s what these potato and leek pancakes are. Or are they Latkes? I’m not sure. You can make them as simple as you like, or you can spruce them up with the addition of herbs and other healthy things like sweet and mild leeks, fresh spinach and thyme. I also added […]

A simple and creamy saffron-salsify risotto recipe made with black salsify and Prosciutto di Parma that gets its vivid color from saffron.

Saffron-Salsify Risotto (Schwarzwurzel-Risotto)

Bored with the same old winter vegetables? Well, let me introduce you to a very memorable winter risotto, which for me, is made with a new vegetable. A saffron-salsify risotto. Salsify what? Yeah, I too was also among those people who didn’t know what salsify is, let alone what to do with it! I had […]

roasted chickpea and sweet potato salad recipe with parsley and red onion in a chili-coriander-cumin dressing

Roasted Chickpea and Sweet Potato Salad

I think you all are going to L O V E this roasted chickpea and sweet potato salad. It all starts with crisped cumin-spiced chickpeas and tender roasted sweet potatoes coated in spices and sesame seeds — all baked to perfection, with a flavor and texture that makes your mouth sing… oh yeah. These two […]

Banana Bread Muffins Rezept, vegan, low-fat, healthy, refined sugar-free

Banana Bread Muffins (Vegan)

Simple indulgences. These banana bread muffins are perfectly sweet, moist and are bursting with rich banana flavor. They were exactly the thing to satisfy my favorite Schwabe and his boys. Especially on one of those cold and chilly winter days where nobody wants to head outdoors but is ridiculously bored sitting indoors. Puzzles, board games, […]

Orange-Beet Porridge, Quick Easy Recipe

Orange-Beet Porridge

It’s pink. Girly I know. Yes, this is a rare occasion that I allow something P I N K into my life. Say hello to pink porridge. An orange-beet porridge. I’ve had an obsession with porridge most of my adult life. Childhood was another story. Back then it was simple basic porridge… porridge with a […]