Ruth Mclees

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Meera Sodha’s recipe for aubergine pollichattu

Indian food has a north-south divide. While the famed north is (in general) slow, heavy and often a shade of red or brown, the south is faster, fresher and more brightly flavoured. For this reason, it’s long been a mystery to me why the north has tended to dominate our high streets. This week’s …

Recipes

A vegan recipe for drunken bean and avocado gorditas | Meera Sodha

Food,Life and style,Vegan food and drink,Vegetarian food and drink,Vegetables,Snacks,Mexican food and drink<p>Traditional Mexican fried bread topped with beery beans and avocado cream<p>The world over, people makedelicious things you can eat with your hands, and one of my favourites is the Mexican <i>gordita</i> …

Vegan Recipes

Meera Sodha’s vegan recipe for leeks, saffron and haricot beans

French food and drink,Food,Life and style,Vegan food and drink,Vegetarian food and drink,Vegetables<p>A slow-cooked vegetable hotpot with herby French onion tones<p>Margot Henderson is a food hero of mine. When I moved flats in London, I wanted to be sure of two things: that I had a patch of grass to …

Vegan Recipes

Meera Sodha’s vegan recipe for squash salad with tahini and pomegranate

Middle Eastern food and drink,Food,Life and style,Vegan food and drink,Vegetarian food and drink,Vegetables,Salad<p>A hearty Middle Eastern salad with all the warming flavours of autumn<p>The word “salad” can mean many different things. Some are team players – salads that work well as part of an array of …

Vegan Recipes

Yotam Ottolenghi’s Middle Eastern recipes

Beef skewers with dried limes, a version of spiced rice found across the Arabian Gulf – and a fresh, crunchy salad to counteract its richness<p>My colleague Noor Murad has opened my eyes to a world that is both familiar and a bit exotic. Dishes from her native Bahrain (and the rest of the Arabian …

From Iranian chicken to Qatari risotto: four recipes from the Levant

Middle Eastern food and drink,Food,Chicken,Eggs,Rice,Seafood,Shellfish,Main course,Turkish food and drink<p>Deliciously spiced Middle Eastern dishes, including cannellini beans with eggs and Turkish lamb dumplings with yoghurt<p>Prep <b>30</b> <b>min</b><br>Cook <b>30</b> <b>min</b><br>Serves <b>4-6</b>

Middle East

10 healthy chicken recipes

Pesto and chicken meatball bake<p><i>This new pasta bake recipe will soon become a family favourite. Combining a speedy homemade spinach pesto, tasty</i> …

Recipes

Sticky Chicken with Winter Veg Quinoa | Chicken Recipes

<i>Give your midweek meals a lift with this scrumptious sticky chicken recipe. Packed with winter veg and served with wholesome quinoa, it's full of</i> …

Recipes

Easy Tilapia Recipe with Cilantro and Lime

<i>This Easy Tilapia Recipe with Cilantro and Lime is ready in under 30 minutes and perfect for a weeknight. A little taste of the Southwest at your</i> …

Gluten-Free

Roasted Halloumi Fajitas

Notes<p>In the fajitas pictured, I’ve cooked them for a little under 20 minutes because I wanted the halloumi to stay more moist. I’ve also tried …

Cheese

Curried Chickpea-Lentil Dal

8 servings<p>This super-easy recipe is a perfect canvas for punchy, crunchy toppers like toasted coconut and mustard seeds with turmeric oil and a zingy chutney. The dal is vegan but full of hearty protein thanks to the chickpeas, lentils, and coconut milk. Serve the stew as the centerpiece surrounded …

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Hollandaise: The harder way, and a foolproof method

Some people are scared of hollandaise sauce. They shouldn’t be. How can anything this good be frightening?<p>Hollandaise sauce is like liquid sunshine — …

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One-Pot, 30-Minute Chicken Taco Soup Will Save Dinner

Heat the oil in a large Dutch oven over medium heat until shimmering. Add the onion and garlic, and cook, stirring occasionally, until tender, about …

Recipes

Yotam Ottolenghi's buckwheat recipes

Buckwheat, like Marmite and durian, is a seriously divisive foodstuff, so it needs a seriously capable defence team if it's ever going to make it on to most people's dinner tables. (When I say most, I obviously exclude all those millions of Russians, Poles, Ukrainians and other eastern Europeans …

This Spicy-Sweet Potato Salad Can Help You Lose Weight

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Paleo<p>Shares<p>When heading to a dinner party, I always opt to bring a healthy, hearty dish, something that will change …

Millet and Tomatoes Make a Delicious Gluten-Free Side Dish

Give another grain a try. One of the most common staple grains in other parts of the world, millet (available from Bob's Red Mill) is a naturally …

Tomatoes

Pan-fried salmon with pine nut salsa recipe

Ingredients<p>100 g currants<br>• 4 salmon fillets, skin on and pin-boned (500g/17.6oz)<br>• 100 ml olive oil<br>• 4 celery sticks, cut into 1cm/0.5 inch dice (180g/6oz), …

Recipes

Ottolenghi's Slow-Cooked Chicken with a Crisp Corn Crust Recipe

Ingredients<p><b>For the chicken</b><p>3 tbsp olive oil<br>• 3 red onions, thinly sliced (500g/17.6oz)<br>• 2 garlic cloves, crushed<br>• 3 tbsp rose harissa (60g/2oz)<br>• 2 tsp sweet …

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Lemon-Roasted Greek Cheese and Broccoli With Orzo | Pasta Recipes

Ingredients<p>200g pack lighter Greek salad cheese<p>300g purple sprouting broccoli, large spears halved<p>2 tsp olive oil<p>2 lemons, 1 zested, 1 cut into wedges<p>…

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Lemon and courgette loaf cake

Preheat the oven to 160C/140C Fan/Gas 3. Grease and line a 21cm loaf tin with nonstick baking paper.<p>In a processor, blitz the oats until powdery and …

Recipes

Quinoa with Parmesan, Corn, and Spinach

In a medium, lidded saucepan, combine quinoa, stock, and a pinch each of salt and pepper. Bring to a boil, then cover and reduce to a simmer. Cook 15 …

This Honey Breakfast Cake Is Packed With All Your Favorite Fall Spices

Starting your day with a filling slice of this spiced honey breakfast cake won’t just put a smile on your face because it tastes so good — it’s also …

Dessert

roast side of salmon with pomegranate glaze

Serves 8-10<p>Ta daaaaah!!!!! Thanks to the enthusiastic number of comments on my weekend Facebook ‘win-a-cookbook’ promo, I am so happy to share one of …

Recipes

Italian Sausage & Orzo Soup

<i>A delicious and simple to make Italian sausage soup with plenty of veggies (clear out your fridge!) and orzo pasta. This Sausage & Orzo Soup is a</i> …

Recipes

5 Houseplants You Can't Kill by Overwatering

If you've ever drowned a houseplant, you're not alone. Even experienced plant parents get a little heavy handed with the watering can sometimes, and …

Plants

Tomato-Bacon Quinoa With Wilted Spinach

Heat a medium, lidded saucepan over medium heat. Add bacon and cook, stirring occasionally, until most of the fat has rendered and the bacon is …

This Low-Calorie, Low-Carb "Pasta" Takes Just 15 Minutes to Make

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Hungry Girl<p>Shares<p>This cheesy, garlicky "pasta" from healthy chef Hungry Girl is the best of both worlds — it's just as fast …

Food

Paleo Pasta Alternative: Courgette Noodles

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Pasta<p>Shares<p>A grain-free life does not have to be free of comfort food! When you're craving a big bowl of garlicky pasta, cook …

Food