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Pear, Orange and Avocado Salad

We ate this refreshing salad on Maggioli Island in Lake Tresiemo, Italy. We had this as a starter salad but it can accompany a main dish. Ingredients 1 small Iceberg lettuce 2 pears 2 sticks celery 1 orange 1 avocado … Continue reading

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Roast Pumpkin Soup

Pumpkins and squash are in season. They make delicious soup are very easy to make and you can add any vegetables that are going over. They will still add nutrition and flavour. Ingredients 1 Tbsp oil 400 g butternut squash, … Continue reading

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Vegetable Soup

This warm, rich and healthy soup was given to us by a friend in Darwin. Ingredients 1 cup pearl barley 1 cup green split peas 1 cup lentils 1 Tbsp oil 1 leek, washed, halved and thinly sliced 3 cloves … Continue reading

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Kale Soup

Kale is growing well in the garden at present and provides a warm lunch served with a bread bap. Ingredient 1 onion, chopped 1 Tblsp oil 4 cloves garlic, chopped 1 carrot, cubed 4 sticks of celery, chopped 1 medium … Continue reading

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Red Lentil Soup

Thanks to Peat for this great recipe. Ingredients 1 tsp olive oil 1 onion, chopped 4 cloves garlic, chopped 3 sticks celery, chopped 1 large potato, chopped 1 tsp cumin, ground 1 tsp turmeric, ground 1/2 tsp ginger, ground (I … Continue reading

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Chinese Leaves and Avocado Salad with Tofu Dressing

Ingredients 1 small head of Chinese Leaves 1 small green pepper 2 stalks celery 1/2 a small red cabbage 2 tomatoes 1 large avocado 2 oz 50 gm raisins Tofu Dressing 6 oz 175 gm tofu 2 Tblsp cider vinegar … Continue reading

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Pumpkin, Sweet Potato and Chickpea Stew

Due to the Beyonce concert in Auckland accommodation was very scarce and I found myself in a student apartment sharing with others. A throw back to years gone by in my memory but a new recipe! Quick, nutritional, requires only … Continue reading

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