Squash Tagine

What else can I do with a butternut squash?  I’ve risottoed, roasted, baked, stewed and curried, it’s now time for some new flavours.  So I’m heading back to Morocco, the place were the husband and I took one of our first holidays (in that magical time, way before we had children) and I’m trying to…

Seasonal Spiced Pilaf

This dish was born out of needing to find a new way to use the sprouts in my vegbox.  The cauliflower goes brilliantly with the spices too and this is an interesting variation on the usual new year curries.  This is a quick meal which relies on a well stocked kitchen cupboard and a few fresh veg.  I gathered…

Spinach Dhal

This is the cheapest of cheap meals.  So basic, nutritious, filling and tasty, hitting all the great vegetarian food groups – the sort of wholesome stuff that’s keeping whole vegetarian continents thriving – Dhal. The staple of a good indian take away, this dish is a weekday timesaver – prepared the night before in the…