Pumpkin and Lentil Soup with Cheesy Croutons and Pumpkin Seeds
Appetisers/ Starters / Gluten Free / Lentils / Lunch / Soup / Vegan

Pumpkin and Lentil Soup with Cheesy Croutons and Pumpkin Seeds

It’s well documented that my soup preference is almost always “chunky” however, I will admit, when it comes to pumpkin soup it just has to be silky smooth! Pumpkin gives such a lovely texture to a blended soup without the need to add cream, making it perfect for a low fat recipe and easy to … Continue reading

Virtual Vegan Potluck – Braised Red Wine and Thyme Puy Lentil and Spiced Pumpkin Puree “Sausage Rolls”
Lentils / Main Course / Pies and Pastry / Sharing Platters / Vegan

Virtual Vegan Potluck – Braised Red Wine and Thyme Puy Lentil and Spiced Pumpkin Puree “Sausage Rolls”

Welcome to the second Virtual Vegan Potluck of 2013!! Not sure what that is? Check out this link and then join the party! Visited before? Then welcome back 🙂 You can either go here to see the complete list of participants or you can start here and click the ‘go forward’ and ‘go backwards’ links … Continue reading

Indian inspired Lentil, Cauliflower and Pumpkin Quesadillas (Vegan)
Curry / Lentils / Lunch / Snacks / Vegan / Wraps/ Rolls and Tacos

Indian inspired Lentil, Cauliflower and Pumpkin Quesadillas (Vegan)

I find that whenever I am thinking of how to put a twist on a favourite dish I fall towards Indian flavours. Especially in the winter months I love adding some spicy warmth to a fresh dish or some fragrant additions such as garlic and chilli to perk up an every day recipe. Quesadillas are … Continue reading

Mushroom and Lentil Cottage Pie with a Root Vegetable Topping
Gluten Free / Lentils / Main Course / Pies and Pastry / Potato / Vegan / Vegan MoFo

Mushroom and Lentil Cottage Pie with a Root Vegetable Topping

Cottage/ Shepherds Pie was a classic British working mans dish back in the early seventeen hundreds when Irish potatoes were first accepted as a mainstream ingredient in England. The name “Cottage Pie” came about because people lived in small clusters of cottages and didn’t have much money; they invented this dish which used up leftover … Continue reading

Camping in North Wales, UK: Photos, Tales and Recipes
Beans/ Legumes / Breakfast / Lentils / Musings & Contemplations / Quinoa / Travels

Camping in North Wales, UK: Photos, Tales and Recipes

It’s been over a week since we got back from our 4 day camping holiday on Shell Island based in the North of Wales and I’m definitely missing the fresh air, simple food and sunshine. I had such a great time, I’ve definitely caught the camping bug!! Even when it rained on our first night … Continue reading