Tag: legumes

Recipe: Felafel

I can’t believe that I’ve been writing a semi-vegetarian blog for more than three years now and have never posted a felafel recipe.  How have I not yet been drummed out of the Union?  Anyway, making up for lost time,…

Recipe: Tuna Salad

We’re getting into the really hot days now, when any recipe that doesn’t involve switching on the stove, oven, or even toaster, is a recipe to be valued.  And in these post-Christmas weeks, there is a certain urge towards salad,…

Recipe: Bean and Pepper Tacos

This is one of my standbys when I’m tired and feeling unimaginative.  It was especially fabulous when I gave up meat for Lent this year, and promptly regretted it because I couldn’t cope with long work days and then being…

Recipe: Lentils with Peppers

This recipe is my adaptation of a recipe in Cook Simple by Diana Henry.  Diana Henry’s recipe is an adaptation of a recipe in A Book of Middle Eastern Food by Claudia Roden.  And so the cycle of recipe-adaptation continues. …