Beans And Legumes

How To Cook Black-Eyed Peas From Scratch
How To Cook Black-Eyed Peas From Scratch

Black-eyed peas are highly nutritious beans with a delicious sweet nutty flavour. They are packed with fiber, protein and calcium and have many health benefits. Follow my simple instructions to cook black-eyed peas from scratch at home. 🌱 What are black-eyed...

Texas Caviar (Cowboy Caviar) Dip
Texas Caviar (Cowboy Caviar) Dip

Try my easy, 10-minute Texas Caviar recipe! Whether you call it Cowboy Caviar or Cowboy Salad, it is the most delicious pickled bean dip made with black-eyed peas, pepper, herbs and a zesty dressing made with a secret ingredient. It is all you need for Friday night...

Spinach Garlic Butter Beans
Spinach Garlic Butter Beans

Creamy butter beans cooked with caramelized onion and garlic and a hint of smokiness make the best topping for a good sourdough and freshly cut avocado. These Spinach Garlic Butter Beans are not only easy to make but are just like the ones you might find at a good...

Chickpea Chaat Salad
Chickpea Chaat Salad

A beautiful tangy salad inspired by Chaat - the famous street food of India, this Chickpea Chaat Salad has all of the delicious sweet, sour, salty and spicy flavours along with the freshness and crunch of salad veggies. A colourful, healthy and fun salad you can make...

Spinach Daal (Paalak Daal)
Spinach Daal (Paalak Daal)

This Spinach Daal is a deeply personal recipe. One from my mum's stash of recipes, it is what I grew up on. Creamy luscious yellow lentils dotted with rich dark green wilted spinach leaves ladled over fluffy white rice as warming notes of cumin and chilli filled the...

Risotto Soup (Butter Bean And Rice Minestrone)
Risotto Soup (Butter Bean And Rice Minestrone)

This Risotto Soup is a one-pot dinner miracle that is as gorgeous to look at as it delicious to eat. And the smell ... oh the irresistible, warming smell of saffron, chilli, bay leaves and tomatoes slow-simmering makes this Butter Bean and Minestrone perfect for...

Vegan Chana Masala (Chickpea Curry)
Vegan Chana Masala (Chickpea Curry)

Chana Masala is a traditionally famous vegan dish from Punjab in northern India. A humble, home-style dish of tender chickpeas swimming in a delicious sauce, Vegan Chana Masala is one of our favourite weeknight dinners. Smoky, spicy and comforting, it comes together...

Tomato Garlic Dal
Tomato Garlic Dal

A creamy, luscious, warming dal is just what you need for a quick and nourishing weeknight dinner. This Tomato Garlic Dal cooked with two kinds of quick-cooking lentils, lots of juicy tomatoes and generous amounts of garlic and spices is absolutely delicious. With...

Vegan Rajma Masala (Red Kidney Bean Curry)
Vegan Rajma Masala (Red Kidney Bean Curry)

Red Kidney Bean Curry or Rajma Masala as it is known in India is a delicious, spice-laden, much loved home-style bean dish hailing from the northern state of Punjab. Full of vital nutrients, this hearty dish is warming and has a lovely heat to it. And today, I am...

Chickpea Chilli Pasta With Sourdough Crumb
Chickpea Chilli Pasta With Sourdough Crumb

When you are craving spicy carbs, this Vegan Penne Pasta With Chickpea And Chilli Sauce topped With Lemony Sourdough Crumbs hits all the right spots! And ready in just over 30 minutes too. Oh Yeah! A Pantry Spicy Chickpea Pasta Is The Ultimate Comfort Food Today's...

Vegan Chickpea Green Garden Burger
Vegan Chickpea Green Garden Burger

It's here! My Vegan Chickpea Green Garden Burger that you have all been waiting for. It is packed with all the garden veggies and good spices and makes the best kind of weekday lunch. Smooshed in a soft burger bun with more good things like tahini sauce, smashed...

Weeknight Red Lentil Veggie Dal
Weeknight Red Lentil Veggie Dal

I am back with my promise to inspire you to eat more veggies this year. This time, I am sharing a much loved, family favourite Weeknight Red Lentil Veggie Dal that I could make in my sleep. When there is no dinner and no inspiration, THIS is what I make. It is a basic...