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Kumara and Watercress Soup

Kumara is the Maori Sweet potato from New Zealand.  It had a dark purple skin, creamy white/pale yellow flesh ribboned with fine purple veins.  Once cooked it has a flavour and texture that is unique and divine.   295 more words

LCHF - Low Carb - High Fat

Sauteed Watercress

Watercress is delicious in salads. With just a light dressing of olive oil and lemon and it’s divine. It’s equally tasty when its sauteed.

Here’s my recipe. 54 more words


Taking The Dirt Nap - Chef Scotty B

“So basically you bury the food and dig it up again later on?”

“well, sort of, not really; but basically yeah……”

A ponderous cloud of confusion and mild repulsion gathered on the brow of my inquisitive, Canadian born junior chef. 1,481 more words


Courgette and watercress soup

For a simple, low-calorie meal made delicious flavours try this courgette and watercress soup recipe. Courgette is high in potassium, vitamin A and C and the equally nutrient-rich watercress has a smooth nuttiness that rounds off this soup. 190 more words

Summer Recipes

Grilled Squid Salad with Watercress, Leek, Cilantro and Cucumber

Serves two main courses with no leftovers. Cooking time is around 20-25 minutes total.


  • 1 pound squid (mixture of bodies and tentacles)
  • 1 bunch watercress…
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Healthy Chicken, Sweet Potato and Watercress Curry

A January health kick normally means loads of salads but with all the chilly weather we’ve been having I was looking for something a little more warming. 401 more words

Gluten Free

Chicken and watercress pithiver

1 corn-fed chicken, about 1.5-1.8kg
1 bay leaf
2 celery sticks
1 onion, chopped
1 large bunch of watercress, chopped
250g ricotta cheese
100g breadcrumbs… 213 more words