Category Archives: Pasta

Linguine with Saffron and Wild Mushrooms

Pasta is one of those staples which is too often completely under appreciated for it’s versatility and ability to be one of the best fast foods there is. Pasta limited to being mixed with a jar of sauce is unjust … Continue reading

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Broccoli Cream Pasta with Griddled Summer Vegetables

I am so excited to share this recipe with you today. This has become such a favourite, not least for it’s versatility. The sauce can also be served as a soup, as it is or thinned with stock, water or … Continue reading

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Funfetti Fusilli

Much of the time, my regular daily meals are thrown together, simple concoctions that I wouldn’t even consider sharing on Poppy’s Patisserie because, well, I think it would be quite the insult. Beans on toast, cereal and almond milk, pasta … Continue reading

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Creamy Potato Alfredo Pasta with Sauteed Mushrooms

Now we all need some comfort in the form of food every now and then (or more now than then). One thing I have learnt, as an avid comfort eater, is that comfort food doesn’t automatically have to equate to … Continue reading

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Creamed Cabbage Spaghetti

You may have grown up, like me, viewing cabbage only as a side vegetable. Whether it be an accompaniment to a vegetarian sausage or a roast chicken ( 😦 ) – it was just that, an accompaniment. Luckily for me, … Continue reading

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The Daring Cooks – Herbed Vegan ‘Meat’balls and Spaghetti

The June Daring Cooks’ challenge sure kept us rolling – meatballs, that is! Shelley from C Mom Cook and Ruth from The Crafts of Mommyhood challenged us to try meatballs from around the world and to create our own meatball meal celebrating a culture … Continue reading

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Squash and Fennel Lasagne

Having never been a fan of fennel or anything strongly aniseed flavoured – I was intrigued to try this recipe given that it included so many things that I did love – squash, creamy white sauce and lasagne. The fennel … Continue reading

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Asparagus & Tomato Basil Couscous, & a vegan feta!

Originally posted on hearthomemade:
There wasn’t much going on in my kitchen this week since I was away (mostly work, but managed to squeeze in a hike featuring falls).  Luckily, I thought ahead and took some pics of this salad…

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Baked Almond Feta, Almond Feta and Caraway Baked Cabbage Parcels and The Best Pasta Bake

I’ve never had a good experience with commercial vegan cheeses. I first tried Redwood’s cheezly about six years ago when I first ventured into veganism. Along with some odd, pink hued soya milk, I found it irreparably gross. Like, really, really gross. … Continue reading

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Sausage and Saffron Pasta with Spinach

I always do the same thing with my treasured pot of saffron strands – rice. Last week, I wondered why I didn’t do more with such an expensive and delicious ingredient. I just love its scent which reminds me of the fresh … Continue reading

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