Tag Archives: Peppers

Stuffed courgette with quinoa, peppers and rocket

Ingredients (serves 3 – 2 courgette halves per person) 3 large courgettes 150g quinoa (I used a mixture of white and red) 1 red pepper 2 handfulls of rocket 1 tsp smoked paprika (optional) 1 clove garlic 1/2tsp chilli flakes Salt and pepper Method Slice the courgettes in half and scoop out the middle using […]

Warm quinoa salad with pomegranate, feta and roasted pumpkin and peppers

This vibrant healthy winter salad is incredibly moreish. If you don’t have any pumpkin, use butternut squash. Simply omit the feta for a vegan version. Pomegranate molasses and red quinoa can be a little hard to come by. You can get them from specialist food shops – I got mine from Suma. This recipe is […]

Roasted red pepper and tomato soup

This is a very sweet soup – when you taste it you’ll be amazed you have not included any sugar. Keep any leftovers for a pasta sauce – simply reduce the mixture by cooking for a while longer and add more chilli flakes to liven it up a bit. Ingredients (serves 4) 4 red peppers […]

Vegetarian paella

Vegetarian paella is one of those easy crowd pleasers. It is a one pot wonder with no need for any side dishes. While it isn’t going to win any awards for complexity or style, it is a great dish for those evenings when you fancy inviting some friends around to watch a film, have a […]

Sweet potato Thai green curry

Ingredients 1 bunch of coriander 4 cloves of garlic 2 hot chillies 1 thumb of ginger 1 lemon grass 1 lime 2 sweet potatoes (peeled) 1 aubergine 1 large red onion 150g mushrooms 2 peppers 1 tin of coconut milk Soy sauce 3 lime leaves Rice and spring onions (to accompany) Method To make the […]