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Stuffed Eggplant/Aubergine: Farro, Mushroom, Shallot, Celery, with Shawarma Yogurt Topping

Contains:  Nightshades, dairy or coconut.  Is: Vegetarian, can easily be made vegan / dairy-free. By the way:  Eggplant = Aubergine; Yogurt = Yoghurt. For the yogurt topping, you can use low or full fat dairy, or use coconut yogurt – … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Breakfast Wrap: with Brussels Sprouts, Red Onion, Spinach, Egg and Cheese

Contains:  Egg, wheat, gluten, dairy, nightshades.  Is:  Quick and easy, vegetarian. Apologies for missing some of the posts I want to make recently.  I twisted my ankle which has meant I don’t want to stand there and make some of … Continue reading

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Hearts of Palm, Cabbage and Avocado Salad

Contains:  Nightshades.  Is:  Quick and easy, gluten-free, vegetarian, paleo, Whole30. This recipe is inspired by something found from Food and Wine, although I’ve changed the dressing.  I also added cabbage, and diddled with concentrations. The Inspiration Recipe is HERE. I … Continue reading

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Chili Bowl with Beef and Pinto Beans

Contains:  Nightshades, legumes. Is:  Gluten-free.   Use a steak or meat not meant for long term cooking.  Mine was labeled “Beef fajita meat”, and it resembled skirt steak already sliced up when thawed.  Flank or flat iron steak would also work … Continue reading

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Steamed Haddock with Brussels Sprouts and Vermouth

Contains:   Fish, alcohol.  Is:  Quick and easy.   This recipe is part of #FishFridayFoodies.  See the end of the recipe for the March 18th participants, theme is Steamed Seafood. I learned to enjoy Brussels sprouts late in life.  After all, effectively they’re … Continue reading

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Roasted Kohlrabi & Brussels Sprouts with Valais Cheese

Contains:  Dairy, nightshades (seasoning only).  Is:  Vegetarian. Recipe concept sourced from:  https://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/food-network-kitchen/roasted-kohlrabi-with-parmesan-3561919.   I made some minor changes, but enough to say it is no longer that cook’s recipe. I had neither Parmesans nor parsley, so you are instead reading my … Continue reading

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Large Smelts Baked with Bok Choy and Mushrooms

Contains:  Seafood (fish), nightshades (seasoning).  Is:  Quick and easy.  My camera’s battery is about dead, and the charger has gone on walkabout, so I’ve chosen to find an old recipe I made back in 2007 and recorded elsewhere. I was … Continue reading

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Peruvian Anticuchos – Beef or Bison Heart

Contains:  Offal, nightshades.  Is:  Easy, gluten-free, paleo, Whole30. The source for this recipe was a video from YouTube:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wNLJEFweHFs Hearts from pastured animals ARE heart healthy.  More discussion at the end of this recipe. The source recipe used beef heart; … Continue reading

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Bowtie Noodles (Farfalle) with Clams, Cream Cheese, Peppers and Shallots

Contains:  Wheat, gluten, dairy, nightshades.  Is:  Quick and easy. Remember those clams from the last post?  Here we are with today’s dish, containing the rest of the chopped clams.  (No soup this round).  This is another very simple thing born … Continue reading

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A Roman Cabbage Repast from Antiquity

Contains:  Seafood, alcohol.  Is: Quick and easy, Paleo.   This one sounded really good, especially since I had everything already in the house.  Makes life easier when you live 35 minutes from the nearest supermarket, and you get tempted by something … Continue reading

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