I would like to find a stew that will give me heartburn immediately, instead of at three o’clock in the morning. ~John Barrymore
Simple but great recipe!!!
I’m going to be making some hummus in the next few days so I wanted to get my tahini made beforehand. Tahini is great for many other things as well – it goes great for salad dressings, other dips, and falafel to name a few. It’s very easy to make and costs much less to make it at home than it does to buy at the store, and you aren’t getting any of the preservatives.
Preheat the oven to 350F and spread the seeds on a baking sheet. Gently stir them every few minutes and let them become lightly golden, about 15 minutes. Remove from the oven and allow them to completely cool. Place in a food processor with the salt and start to blend. Slowly add the olive oil to…
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The breakfast slimes, angel food cake, doughnuts and coffee, white bread and gravy cannot build an enduring nation. ~Martin H. Fischer
We have had some really hot days of summer. Your body then craves some cooling foods like cucumber, yoghurt, kefir and lots of raw cooling vegetable salads. In this soup the airy cool cucumber is combined and balanced with the dense, velvety texture of Omega rich Avocado, a perfect marriage of colour, taste and texture !!!! Off course the addition of cooling herbs like mint and cilantro is the cherry on the cake ( soup !!! ). Hope you will love this soup as much as my family did.
4 dill cucumbers peeled or a peeled large English cucumber
1 ripe avocado peeled and seed removed
1 tbsp. finely chopped cilantro
8-10 leaves of mint
salt to taste
3/4 cup of water
tabasco to taste
1 .Blend all the above ingredients except few leaves of mint and tabasco.
2. The soup will have some texture to it.
3. Chill for few hours and garnish with mint and serve.
4. Enjoy this beautiful, vibrant, refreshing delicious soup on a hot summer day.
Variation – you may add a dollop of greek yoghurt or natural home made yoghurt before serving.