Category Archives For: quick side dish

vegetables

Grated carrot salad with kefir Dijon sauce

There are not a lot of fresh vegetables available in the winter so often I invent some salads with veggies thet are available throughout the whole year, for example this delicious grated carrot salad. Its simplicity is disarming and the taste is very good thanks to the addition of a savory sauce. The sauce is […]

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Raw veggie and pineapple salad

This side dish of raw vegetables is inspired by a typical Mexican recipe that is pico de gallo where a mixture of fresh and tasty vegetables including red onion, tomatoes and peppers (traditionally green peppers are used) create a perfect mix that goes perfectly with fish and meat. The addition of fresh pineapple and lime […]

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Garlicky savoy cabbage and potatoes

This super simple and tasty side dish with potatoes and savoy cabbage was inspired by a Irish dish, the colcannon. I readjusted the amount of butter and opted for the use of leek instead of onions or green onions because it is more delicate and I prefer it more. Print Garlicky savoy cabbage and potatoes […]

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Grilled zucchini hummus with fresh thyme

A delicious hummus variation with grilled zucchini, fresh thyme and grated lemon zest. Rich, dense, and fresh. Print Grilled zucchini hummus with fresh thyme Category: appetizer, side dish Cuisine: dietetic, vegan, gluten free, lactose free Yield: 1 batch Ingredients 250 g zucchini lemon zest to taste 1 tbsp (or less) fresh thyme 1 handful baby […]

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Potato and white bean salad with garlic dressing

A simple salad with cannellini beans and potatoes garnished with a mixture of parsley, vinegar, garlic and oregano. Easy and tasty. Print Potato and white bean salad with garlic dressing Category: side dish Cuisine: dietetic, vegan, gluten free, lactose free Yield: for about 2 person(s) Ingredients 1 handful parsley leaves 1 small garlic clove 2 […]

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Red cabbage and apple coleslaw

Coleslaw is a cabbage salad of American origins. An easy and tasty vegetable side dish, perfect with grilled meat or fish. This version uses red cabbage together with grated apple and some honey to add some sweetness to this slaw. Instructions: Red cabbage and apple coleslaw Remove the outer leaves of the cabbage and cut […]

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Chickpeas and sun-dried tomatoes salad

This chickpeas and sun-dried tomatoes salad is super delicious and fresh. A perfect balance of flavours between legumes and vegetables. Instructions: Fresh Chickpeas and sun-dried tomatoes salad In a bowl combine: cherry tomatoes previously cut into smaller pieces, dried tomatoes cut into strips, chopped fresh basil, some rocket salad, chopped onion and chickpeas that have […]

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Placki ziemniaczane – Polish crispy hash browns

How to prepare some perfect golden and crispy Polish potato hash browns? The secret is to let rest the grated potatoes so that they release the extra juices. The recipe comes from my Polish family. In fact, in Polish cuisine they are called placki ziemniaczane 😀 Instructions: Placki ziemniaczane – Polish crispy hash browns Wash […]

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Pumpkin hummus

Another version of hummus. This time I used pumpkin to give a little sweetness to one of my favorite side dishes. Pumpkin goes perfectly with chickpeas, paprika (both sweet and smoked) and the heat of the chili powder. If you do not have ready to use pumpkin puree no problem on foodohfood you can find […]

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Basil, ginger and lemon hummus

Another version of hummus for you. Chickpeas are combined with basil, lemon and ginger which make this hummus fresh and slightly spicy. Print Basil, ginger and lemon hummus Category: appetizer, side dish Cuisine: dietetic, vegan, gluten free, lactose free Yield: for about 1 cup Ingredients 1 can chickpeas 1 handful of fresh basil 1 garlic […]