Tag: winter

Creamy Spinach Sweet Potato Noodles

Creamy Spinach Sweet Potato Noodles

If you want to fall in love with vegan cooking, this recipe is the place to start! Me and my boyfriend said that we could easily go vegan if vegan food would always taste this good. The ingredients used in this recipe are very warming and this…

Topless three ingredient savory crust (grain free, gluten free and vegan)

Topless three ingredient savory crust (grain free, gluten free and vegan)

Ok, hold on tight! This recipe might change your life if you are gluten intolerant, coeliac or just like to consume grain free meals. The texture and taste of this pie crust will surprise you. This is the first time I ever came close to making a…

Stuffed Patty Pan Squash

Stuffed Patty Pan Squash

I came across this curious looking squash at a fruit and vegetables shop in Paola and it immediately caught my attention. I asked what it was and found out that it’s called a Patty Pan squash and that it comes from the ‘white type’ of the squash family. Since I have never come across such a thing,…

Spinach and Ricotta Pie (Healthy, Gluten & Grain Free)

Spinach and Ricotta Pie (Healthy, Gluten & Grain Free)

Finally a guilt free pie! Wow, this was a dinner I was really looking forward to. The dough is very easy to make and you can use it for any other filling. 

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Who doesn’t love chocolate chip cookies? Very few I think :) These are so good that no one would believe that they are healthy and sugar free. 

Stuffed Artichokes (Qaqocc mimli)

Stuffed Artichokes (Qaqocc mimli)

Artichokes are a great winter staple food in our home. This dish is called ‘qaqocc mimli’ in Maltese and while I never found it in restaurants I know a lot of people who cook it here in Malta. These artichokes are also fun to eat…

Leek, Broccoli & Bacon Soup

Leek, Broccoli & Bacon Soup

A warm dish for the winter time. Bacon, leeks and broccoli are a perfect combination but feel free to remove the bacon for a vegan dish.

Fennel and Pear Soup

Fennel and Pear Soup

This soup is sweet and have a nice consistency. It is a great winter food and also full of good nutrients. Fennel is good for anti-inflammation, resists infection and rich in Vitamin C. It is said to be good for water retention, respiratory congestion, coughs…