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Delicious Foods without Borders!

  • Raw Carrot Salad

    It’s the 3rd week of confinement in the UK since the outbreak of the corona virus – Covid19! One vegetable that is plentiful in the supermarkets is the carrot. We are in spring and the weather has warmed up so I thought a carrot salad would be perfect. By the way, grated carrot salad is […]

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  • Sticky chicken (Kung Pao)

    This classic dish originated in the Szechuan Province but is found throughout China, with some variations. Kung Pao chicken is also a staple of westernised Chinese cuisine, served in most Chinese restaurants. It is spicy, sweet, savory and most of all, addictive! In my recipe, I have added some broccoli to make it healthier. it […]

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  • Polish Style Minced Pork Patties – Kotlete Mielone

    My mother used to serve these patties regularly in our household, together with a creamy mashed potatoes and a side dish of cooked beetroots. I love this combination and cook it whenever I feel «homesick»! In my recipe, I have added a sauce done with dried porcini mushrooms (fresh mushrooms are ok too if you […]

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  • Crab Claws, My Way

    Crab meat is packed with protein, vitamin B12 and other healthy nutrients. It’s slightly sweet and has no fishy aftertaste that some of us dislike. Crab is sustainable and is supposed to have lower levels of Mercury. I usually buy pre-cooked crab claws, fresh or frozen. Historians believe that crab was one of the earliest […]

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  • Fattet Batinjen – Eggplant with Yogurt and Pine Nuts

    This is a classic Lebanese recipe. It is appetizing, distinctive, delicious, healthy and, last but not least, vegetarian. Since it involves frying the eggplants, I would suggest the use of an air fryer. With an air fryer you only coat the eggplants with very little of oil !  And you get the same result as […]

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