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Black dhal

In need of a restorative food hug while suffering from an annoying bout of ‘summer’ flu, I cooked up a big vat of Anna Jones’ Black dhal from her fabulous book… 630 more words


Wheatless Wednesday - Butternut Squash and Lentils with Cumin and Lime

Here’s a marriage made in heaven!  Two of my favorite foods, creamy butternut squash paired with earthy lentils is divine in this dish with shallots, pecans, cumin and lime.   852 more words

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Scallops En Papillote for Your Sweetie

Apparently, scallops are a very romantic food. It seems that in every painting of Venus, the Roman goddess of love, there is a scallop shell somewhere. 687 more words

Flu medicine: Chicken, noodle and lentil soup with homemade beer bread

It’s day 7 of my detox, its also been a few days and this flu does not want to go away. I’ve been soldiering on but eventually it just caught up with me, it feels like a dark cloud that’s come down on me. 413 more words

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Black is the New Orange

“Black is the new orange in lentils, friend.”

That was the email greeting I received the day after my last blog post. (You know, this one… 548 more words


The lentil salad that (curiously) made me love lentils

Lentils. What comes to your mind when you think of lentils? Hippies? Farting? Legumes are not exactly the most sexy ingredients one must admit. And I didn’t have the best of an opinion about them either. 371 more words


Black Gram The Healthiest Food for All

One of the most popular and high nutritional beans is Black Gram. It is originated from southern Asia, precisely India where it has been cultivated since ancient times. 361 more words