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Christmas salad Italian style

The easiest and most impressive salad, suitable for all occasions. Makes a real impact if  you bring it as a ‘plate’ for any bar-b-q or special event. 58 more words

Light Meals

Black Bean & Kale Stuffed Acorn Squash

Holiday season around my apartment the past few years has typically meant sitting around binge-watching Christmas movies and shoveling homemade snacks, candies, & cookies into our gaping maws by the fistful. 347 more words


Smoked Salmon and Spinach Roll

This is much easier to make than it looks.

This deliciously light roll is best made a day in advance, meaning it is perfect for the holiday season. 604 more words


Gluten Free Cheese Sauce (15 Min)

Make a perfectly acceptable cheese sauce using rice flour

I melt butter, add rice flour to make a paste, gradually add milk over low heat stirring constantly until you have the desired consistency. 86 more words


Mussel Soup with added Frutti di Mare all’olio

I am fond of seafood – as distinct from fish – which I also like but I do make the distinction. Mussels are delicious – fresh or frozen. 300 more words

Light Meals

Tofu & Mushroom Dumplings with a Chilli Soy Sauce

Tofu & Mushroom Dumplings

Dumplings have always been something I’ve bought pre-made from my local Asian grocery store, or enjoyed on an outing to a Chinese restaurant. 856 more words


moroccan broad bean salad with yoghurt dressing

My uncle Mark is a fantastic cook and I always look forward to his contributions when the family gets together.

His creations are most often vegetarian and gluten-free… 711 more words