Tag Archives: pasta

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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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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Creamy Artichoke Pasta

I eat lots of pasta, proudly. I love the stuff. It’s such a great vehicle for flavoursome sauces and vegetables and pulses and, well, anything really. I very rarely get bored despite eating pasta in some form probably every day. … Continue reading

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Hot Dog Spaghetti!

I had such a fun lunch today! Vegan hot dogs, cut into chunks with spaghetti thread through served with a tomato sauce. Yum and fun! Its so easy, all you do is defrost the hot dogs (if necessary) and cut … Continue reading

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Smoked Tofu Carbonara Pasta

I’ve never eaten a real carbonara with bacon but have always been a sucker for creamy pastas. I remember once making a veggie version with veggie bacon and cream; it tasted delicious but I felt sick from the heaviness of … Continue reading

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Pasta with Spring Greens and Pumpkin Seeds in a Creamy Mustard Sauce

This is a quick recipe, the sauce is prepped and cooked by the time the pasta is ready. It’s a tasty way to eat greens too, which I find can be boring. The seeds add a nice crunch as well … Continue reading

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