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Tuesday December 31st, 2013

Samosa

Samosa
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For 15 to 20 pieces filo pastry (defrosted if frozen) For the filling: 3 potatoes, diced 2 carrots, diced 100 g green beans, diced 100 g (frozen) peas 3 onions, finely sliced 1 teaspoon mustard seeds ½ teaspoon turmeric ½ teaspoon garam masala chilli pepper/chilli powder, to taste 2 tablespoons oil salt Oil for frying Heat 2 tablespoons of  oil in a large pan and add the mustard seeds. Stir fry for about 2-3 minutes until they begin to pop. Add the onions. Cook further another 2-3 minutes then add the potatoes, ​​carrots, green beans and  peas along with 2-3 tablespoons of water. Cover and cook for 15-20 minutes, stirring occasionally and add more water if needed. When
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Monday December 16th, 2013

Vegetables aspic

Vegetables aspic
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For 6-8 small portions: 1 large carrot, peeled 1 large potato, peeled 1 onion, cutted in quarters 1 parsnip, peeled 50 g frozen peas 50 g frozen green beans 3 tablespoons canned corn 5-6 cloves of garlic, mashed 2 bay leaves 10 peppercorns 5 g of agar – agar salt Put the potato, carrot, parsnip, onion, the bay leaves and  peppercorns in a soup pan, cover with water and cook. When the vegetables are almost done add the peas, green beans and the garlic. Cook for another few minutes. Remove the vegetables  from the water (keep the water!) and cut them into small squares (or various forms for ornament ). Add the corn and mix. Place the mix vegetables in forms
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Friday December 13th, 2013

Seitan sausages

Seitan sausages
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For 3 pieces: seitan from 1 kg flour (see recipe here) 1 ½ teaspoon paprika powder ½ teaspoon onion powder ½ teaspoon garlic powder 4 cloves of garlic, mashed 1 tablespoon mix seasoning ( marjoram, thyme, juniper berry) 1 tsp dried chilli flakes salt and pepper plastic film jute rope When you prepare the dough for seitan add the paprika powder, onion powder and the garlic powder to the flour. Further  follow the steps of the seitan recipe. After “washing” the dough add the rest of the spices, the garlic and the chili flakes  to the seitan and mix well being careful not to “break” the seitan. Drain well. Divide the  seitan  into three equal pieces.
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Sunday December 1st, 2013

Pasta salad

Pasta salad
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100 g pasta shells 75 g vegan mayonnaise (see recipe here) 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar / rice vinegar 2 teaspoons mustard 1 teaspoon raw sugar 1 teaspoon curry powder 100 g pickled gherkins, finely chopped 2-3 chives (green onions), finely chopped salt and pepper, to taste Cook the pasta as directed on package (the pasta should be soft). Drain and allow to cool. Cut it fine, irregular. When you  prepare the vegan mayonnaise do not add the lemon juice but the vinegar, sugar, mustard and the curry powder. In a bowl  mix the pasta with the vegan mayonnaise, chives (onions) and the gherkins. If needed add some extra mustard, salt and pepper to taste.

Thursday November 28th, 2013

Scrambled tofu

Scrambled tofu
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For 2 servings: 150 g tofu 1 onion, sliced 1 pepper, sliced a handful frozen peas (optional) dill, finely chopped 1/2 teaspoon turmeric 1 tablespoon soy sauce 1/2 tablespoon oil salt and pepper Drain the tofu, crush it  with a fork, add the turmeric, dill, salt and pepper to taste and mix it all together. Fry the onion in oil, for 2-3 minutes. Add the pepper and the ​​peas and fry it further. Then add the tofu en cook it for another 2-3 minutes, stirring occasionally. Finally, add the soy sauce.

Wednesday October 30th, 2013

Zucchini spaghetti with pesto sauce

Zucchini spaghetti with pesto sauce
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For 4 servings: 2 medium zucchini see pesto recipe here Cut the zucchini in the shape of spaghetti (you can use a julienne knife). Season the zucchini spaghetti with the pesto sauce and garnish with basil.

Friday October 18th, 2013

Mushroom roulade

Mushroom roulade
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For the dough: 2 cups flour ½ cup oil 1 packet of baking powder salt water For the filling: 500 g mushrooms, finely sliced 1 onion, finely chopped 100 ml vegetable cream dill/parsley, finely chopped 1 teaspoon locust bean gum 2 tablespoons oil salt and pepper Mix all the ingredients for the dough and add water little by little, until the dough has the consistency of cream. Line a mid-size oven tray with baking paper, pour the mix  and bake  at medium heat until brown golden. Fry the mushrooms and the onion in oil until the moisture evaporates. Add the vegetable cream, the locust bean gum (for thickening composition), the dill/parsley, salt and pepper to taste and mix. Allow to cool
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Thursday October 17th, 2013

Cauliflower Salad

Cauliflower Salad
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1 medium cauliflower 2 garlic cloves, mashed 4-5 tablespoons vegan mayonnaise (see the recipe here) fresh parsley, finely chopped, to garnish salt and pepper, to taste Cut the cauliflower into florets, wash  and cook them in water with a little bit of salt. Drain and allow to cool. Mash it using a blender/food processor (or a fork). Add the vegan mayonnaise,  garlic, salt and pepper  and mix it well. Garnish with finely cut fresh parsley .

Thursday October 17th, 2013

Tomatoes stuffed with tofu cream

Tomatoes stuffed with tofu cream
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For approx. 15 medium tomatoes: 200 g tofu 50 g of green olives, finely chopped (optional) dill, finely chopped 2 tablespoons olive oil salt and pepper, to taste Let the tofu drain. Blend until smooth. Add the olives, dill, the olive oil, salt and pepper and mix it with a wooden spoon until you get a fine paste. Cut the tops of the tomatoes, remove the core with a teaspoon and leave to drain upside down, for a few minutes. Fill each tomato with the tofu cream.

Tuesday October 15th, 2013

Tapenade

Tapenade
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100 g black olives 100 g green olives 20 g capers 1 clove of garlic, mashed 1 tablespoon olive oil Blend all ingredients in a blender. Serve as an appetizer with  baguette bread, chips, biscuits etc .