Tag Archives: garlic

Sweetcorn Chowder with Avocado Salsa

Thank you Josh for this colourful meal. Ingredients 2 Tbsp olive oil 3 corn on the cob, trimmed and kernels removed 1 leek, washed and chopped 4 potatoes, washed and chopped 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 tsp paprika 500 ml … Continue reading

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Red Capsicum Dip

Ingredients 4 red capsicums 400g tin chickpeas, drained 2 Tbsp tahini 2 Tbsp lemon juice 2 Tbsp olive oil 1 Tbsp water 1 clove of garlic, crushed 1/2 tsp ground paprika 1/2 tsp ground cumin freshly ground pepper to taste … Continue reading

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Chickpea Soup

Thank you Mavis for this quick, easy and filling soup. Nice and warming on these cold winter nights. Ingredients 1 Tbsp olive oil 2 onions, chopped 4 cloves garlic, crushed 250 ml vegetable stock 410g can of tomatoes, chopped with … Continue reading

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Herb Risotto with Red Pepper Puree

This recipe is very colourful. Ingredients 1 Tbsp olive oil 1 small onion, chopped 1 clove garlic, crushed 400 ml 3/4 pt vegetable stock, heated 3 Tbsp watercress, Chopped 6 Tbsp basil or coriander, or both according to taste 1 … Continue reading

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Banana Soup

Since breaking my shoulder I have found it difficult and dangerous to work in the kitchen. My husband has been a wonder and cooked up delicious meals. This was his offering last night as we had too many ripe bananas. … 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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Tomato with Rocket Salad

A very colourful, sweet and nutty salad. Ingredients 24 ┬ásmall red and gold tomatoes, halved 4 Tbsp virgin olive oil 1 Tbsp lemon juice 2 Tbsp shallots, finely chopped 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 tsp fennel seeds, toasted and crushed … Continue reading

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