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Spicy cauliflower mejaderah

Mejaderah is a classic Middle-Eastern side dish usually made with basmati rice but I’ve adapted it to be made with cauliflower to suit my low-carb eating regime. Make it with either and you’ll find it totally delicious either on its … Continue reading

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Cumin spiced lentils with pasta and caramelised onions

Savoury side dishes that mix spiced grains, lentils and pasta are very common in Middle Eastern cookery and this is one of my favourites. It’s wonderful as part of a mezze-style lunch or supper with roast lamb or chicken. Tasty, quick, … Continue reading

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Asparagus and cucumber salad

This fresh green salad with its herb and mustard dressing looks and tastes wonderful. It’s very easy to make and it’s substantial enough as a lunch dish for two, or as a side dish with grilled chicken or fish. 2 … Continue reading

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