Tag Archives: garlic

10 popular vegetarian biryani and pulao dishes – The Times of India

… some cashew nuts and raisins on top with a tablespoon of kewra water. Serve hot with decorative edible foil on top. – Vegetable Biryani: Take a handful of vegetables like potato, cauliflower, carrots, corn, peas and beans and cook well in oil with cumin seeds and biryani masala. Keep aside and cook the basmati rice to 80% consistency. Then take a pot and put ghee in it. Add whole garam masala and a bit of garlic paste and layer rice and vegetables prepared previously. Add kewra water and …

Sweet Dream bagels and Good Food and Wine Show – The West Australian

… Australia.” The original range, which started out with plain, herb and garlic, maple (made with Canadian maple syrup, and spices), raisin and cinnamon, stone-ground wholemeal, sesame seed, the “sunny” (made with sun-dried tomato, garlic and thyme) and spicy Mexicana, has grown to include the VSSR (vegan, spelt, salt and rosemary), truffle and onion, and Black Forest (made with black Italian chocolate and cherries). Mr Whorrall and his team will exhibit their full bagel range and takeaway …

The Lonesome Vegetarian: Tastes of Turkey and Ethiopia give meatless diners some global options | The Star Telegram The Star Telegram

… the dining rooms. The menu naturally highlights a lot of kebabs, lamb chops and cubed-meat entrees. But for vegetarians, the attraction is all in the appetizers, or meze’ler. Fortunately, they’re numerous, good-sized and varied enough to make many different meals over time. You’ll find three choices of eggplant dishes, starting with imam bayildi (meaning “the imam fainted”— some of the names are quite fun), which is whole baby eggplant stuffed with tomato, onion and garlic, and …

The Perfect Vegetarian Taco – MensJournal.com

… veggies are the main attraction, and let the peppers, garlic, and lime shine in a way that meat might end up overpowering. These tacos are so flavorful, that it only takes a few minor substitutions that could even make these a perfect option if you have some vegans coming over for dinner and need something to serve them. Roasted Mushroom and Grilled Kale Tacos Bodega Negra Recipe by Chef Michael Armstrong  To continue reading this article and to access the recipe, please click on this link: …

RECIPE: Vegetarian butternut squash and spinach lasagna | Recipes | Closer Online

… Filling: Combine spinach, Ricotta cheese, mozzarella, garlic, salt and pepper. Mix, taste, and add more salt and pepper, if needed. Cooking lasagna noodles: Bring a very large pot of water to boil, and cook lasagna noodles according to package instructions. Rinse in cold water, drain. Using knife, trim noodles to fit your baking dish (if necessary). To continue reading this article and to access the recipe, please click on this link: Source: RECIPE: Vegetarian butternut squash and spinach …

Chinese classic goes vegetarian with ease

… hot red pepper and provides roundness. The question is, can mapo tofu be made without meat and still satisfy on every level? Answer: absolutely, positively, yes. This meatless version with fresh shiitake mushrooms is completely satisfying. The chopped shiitake caps stand in nicely (the stems are simmered to make a quick broth). When you taste the finished rust-coloured sauce, with ginger, garlic, sesame oil and scallions added to the kicky base, you’ll agree. Much depends upon the tofu …

Lentils add protein and heartiness to vegetarian meals

… preferred varieties because they retain a firmer, chewier texture rather than softening entirely like some of the others. The wonderful versatility in lentils comes from the fact that they not only have a nutty, earthy flavor on their own, but they also absorb the flavors of the foods and seasonings they are cooked with. I cook them in vegetable stock alongside carrots, onions, garlic and dried chiles. At this point, I may turn them into a hearty stew by adding crushed tomatoes, cumin and other …

6 Simple, Healthy Ways to Lower Your Food Bill – DailyFinance

… cook them, and then combine with salt, lemon juice, garlic and tahini. You can use a blender or a food processor to make your own hummus. It’s surprisingly simple to make. Rather than pay $5 at the grocery store for a tiny container of hummus, you can produce nearly half a gallon of hummus for only $2 to $3. As with the beans, you can add additional flavoring. I like to add hot peppers into mine. You can even use this as a dip to eat raw vegetables or crackers. If you’re busy at …

Vegetarian diet promotes growth and activity of “friendly” bacteria – Mizo News

… preferred foods of “friendly” bacteria. The most effective prebiotics identified are small carbohydrates that are found naturally in artichokes, onions, chicory, garlic, leeks, and to a lesser extent, cereals. Many “friendly” bacteria secrete antibiotic substances that are active against harmful organisms. To finish reading this article, please click on this link: Source: Vegetarian diet promotes growth and activity of “friendly” bacteria – Mizo News …

Mapo Tofu Goes Vegetarian – NYTimes.com

… tingly bite complements the hot red pepper and provides roundness. The question is, can mapo tofu be made without meat and still satisfy on every level? Answer: absolutely, positively, yes. This meatless version with fresh shiitake mushrooms is completely satisfying. The chopped shiitake caps stand in nicely (the stems are simmered to make a quick broth). When you taste the finished rust-colored sauce, with ginger, garlic, sesame oil and scallions added to the kicky base, you’ll agree. To …

Food for Thought: ‘Vegetarian’ shouldn’t scare you off

… without putting on the “vegetarian” label. I mean, when you think of Squash Ravioli with Sage and Hazelnut Browned Butter Sauce, you don’t think, “I can’t eat that. There’s no meat.” Same thing when someone offers you Spinach with garlic and Lemon, or Pan-Roasted Asparagus, or Pizza Bianca, or a Camembert, Sun-Dried Tomato, and Potato Tart. To continue reading this article, click on this link:  via Food for Thought: ‘Vegetarian’ shouldn’t scare you off. …

Navratri: Hotels revamp menu with ‘fast’ food for the nine-day Navratri festival | Latest News & Gossip on Popular Trends at India.com

By Indo-Asian News Service, March 20 2015 New Delhi, March 20 : Get set for gastronomical adventures galore with the onset of Navratri from Saturday. Various restaurants across Delhi-NCR are ready with revamped menus to cater to the appetite of food patrons during the the nine-day Navratri festival which starts this Saturday. Hotels and restaurants have redesigned menus to cater to people who would be following a strict food regimen, which includes avoiding onion, garlic, rice, wheat, meat, …

Vegetarian Lasagna Goes Green – NYTimes.com

… greens range from pale to dark, but whatever their intensity, they are emblematic of the season. Leaves and shoots are finally pushing up from the earth. We eat them with glee, not only for their life-affirming and tonic qualities, but also because they are delicious. Spinach, dandelion, mustard and turnip greens are all wonderful lightly steamed or simply wilted in olive oil. A whisper of garlic and a suspicion of crushed red pepper complement but do not mask their flavor. I don’t like to …

Ideas to please vegetable lovers – The Washington Post

… degrees or so.” For firm vegetables, chopping them smaller will also cut down on roasting time. If you’re craving a new, seasonal vegetable, look for growth shoots and leaves later in March — “ramps, garlic scapes, pea greens and herbs like parsley, as well as radishes. I know, I too am ready to move on from root vegetables!” Ancient veggies in the back of the freezer? They might be salvageable. “It probably wouldn’t be dangerous to eat — freezing food prevents bacterial growth …

7 Vegetarian Dinners Even Carnivores Will Devour | Jennifer Segal

Jennifer Segal, Chef, Recipe Developer, Busy Mom – Posted: 02/22/2015 8:52 am EST Whether you are expecting a vegetarian guest or just want to mix up your family’s dinner routine, you’ll wow everyone with these meatless meals. 1. White Bean Ragout A quick ragout of white beans, sweet cherry tomatoes and fresh herbs in a robustly flavored broth makes a satisfying vegetarian main course. Serve it with a green salad and garlic bread for sopping up the broth, and dinner is done! …

3 Vegetarian Meals That Will Fill You Up | The Daily Meal

February 18, 2015 | 03:44 PM By Kristie Collado, Editor These high-protein vegetarian meals will keep you full Biryani is an Indian dish, typically made with meat. This version is just as delicious and totally meat-free. It’s seasoned with cinnamon, cloves, ginger, and garlic for a fragrant and filling vegetarian meal. Hard-boiled eggs give the dish extra protein.  Hazelnut Quinoa-Stuffed Peppers This delicious recipe will keep you full thanks to protein-packed quinoa. Shallots and hazelnuts …

10 Vegetarian Foods That Increase Metabolism – Boldsky

… 10 healthy foods that increase metabolism are asparagus, beans, broccoli, celery, cucumber, garlic, spicy peppers, spinach and tomatoes. These vegetarian foods that increase metabolism are usually high in calcium, have low cholesterol levels, fight blood pressure and heart problems, control diabetes, strengthen the immune system and repair skin damage. Other important healthy foods that increase metabolism are green tea and flax seeds. The intake of green tea, as compared to normal tea, is …

Trying to Eat Less Meat? Ten Veggie Dishes for Carnivores | A Healthier Michigan

… Chard and White Beans A hearty filling of olives, tomato paste, white beans, and Parmesan cheese elevates squash from side dish to dinner. Mexican Sweet Potato Veggie Medley Get a yummy meal on the table in less than 30 minutes with this Mexican-inspired dish featuring sweet potatoes, corn, black beans, and avocado. Kale Lentil Soup Tomatoes, lentils, sweet potato, onion, garlic, kale, and bell pepper combine to make a fill-you-up soup perfect for cold winter days and nights. Use vegetable broth …

Vegetarian food? Meat-eaters have plenty to learn from it – Telegraph

… flavourings you throw at it. Meera Sodha’s chilli paneer from Made in India (Fig Tree, £18) is the best recipe I’ve tried: it is crisp-fried, then simmered with cumin, garlic, chilli and spring onion. But when we eat these cheeses as our default way of thinking about vegetarian food, we miss the richer possibilities in cooking without meat. My favourite vegetarian cookbook this year was A Modern Way to Eat (Fourth Estate, £25), from Anna Jones, who trained at Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen. …

Authentic Paella Recipes by Your Fave Latin Chefs: Traditional, Vegetarian & More!

Click on the link below to access some great recipes. Created in Valencia on the east coast of Spain, paella is today one of the country’s most popular exports. Traditionally made of toasted short grain rice with a combination of chicken, mussels, shrimp, peppers, saffron, and garlic, modern cooks and celebrity chefs have taken the classic dish to new heights, offering up paella recipes that are exclusively vegetarian, seafood, and more. via Authentic Paella Recipes by Your Fave Latin Chefs: …

Need protein? Try these tips | Sandusky Register

… spinach. Top your salad with sources of plant-based protein like beans or tofu. • Don’t skimp on flavor. Rather than relying on meat and cheese for taste, up the garlic, spices and herbs for a boost of zest. The added benefit is that these ingredients are low-calorie, provide numerous health benefits and are entirely vegan. via Need protein? Try these tips | Sandusky Register. …

Vegetarian recipe

… mixture, which has a touch of spiciness from chile garlic paste. Use as much or as little of the paste as you like. If you don’t like the tofu, use cooked and cubed chicken or simply ramp up the veggies. The roasted tofu is tossed with pasta that is made with added vegetables. But this recipe works well with any type of noodle — long or short. And today’s a good day to use noodles because it’s National Noodle Day. via Vegetarian recipe. …

Vegetarian lasagne

I discovered this great recipe, absolutely full of good stuff, at this website. I’ve posted the ingredients, but follow the link for the full recipe. Enjoy.   Packed with veggies, this lasagne makes a hearty weeknight dinner. Ingredients:  800g butternut pumpkin, peeled, cut into 1cm-thick slices 1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil 1 medium brown onion, finely chopped 2 garlic cloves, crushed 1 medium red capsicum, chopped 2 medium zucchini, halved, sliced 1 medium eggplant, chopped 200g …

What Did Ancient Egyptians Really Eat?

… out the relative amounts of the different foods they ate. Was their daily bread really daily? Did they binge on eggplants and garlic? Why didn’t someone spear a fish? A French research team figured out that by looking at the carbon atoms in mummies that had lived in Egypt between 3500 B.C. and 600 A.D. you could find out what they ate. All carbon atoms are taken in by plants from carbon dioxide in the atmosphere by the process of photosynthesis. By eating plants, and the animals that had …

Quick and easy garlic naan pizza with arugula pesto {vegetarian}

Indian bread with an Italian topping: what could be more fun? When you live five miles from the nearest pizza joint, home delivery isn’t an option, but that doesn’t mean that pizza can’t be on the menu. In less time than it takes to call in a take-out order, you can have garlic naan pizza on the table. And the best part is that, with a well-stocked pantry and some Indian flatbread in the freezer, you can invent pizzas your local pizza place probably never imagined. Naan comes …

Social media & sharing icons powered by UltimatelySocial
Facebook
Facebook