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Spring Salad with New Potatoes, Banana Chilli and Artichoke Hearts

VeganMoFo Day 14 It’s spring time in Australia. I have already had a couple of hot days so far. So hot that I could sit outside under my umbrella in between packing and organising for my Bali trip. By the way, when this recipe is posted, I’ll be on my way. I have tracked down… Continue reading Spring Salad with New Potatoes, Banana Chilli and Artichoke Hearts

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Broccoli and Baby Corn Salad

Vegan MoFo Day 11 This is such an easy, lifesaver kind of salad. I make it all the time and it’s such a good side dish you can serve with pretty much everything. Enjoy Peoples! Broccoli and Baby Corn Salad Ingredients: 1 large broccoli, broken into its florets 5 baby corn, cut into 4 (lengthways)… Continue reading Broccoli and Baby Corn Salad

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New Potato and Brown Lentil Salad with Fresh Lemon Thyme

VeganMoFo Day 6 I have just started to grow my own herbs. I do have a reputation of killing alive-and-well plants and flowers. I am happy to report that the situation is different now. All my plants and herbs are doing really well. I have coriander (cilantro), curly and flat-leaf parsley (also known as continental… Continue reading New Potato and Brown Lentil Salad with Fresh Lemon Thyme

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Black Bean Salad with Corn, Red Capsicum and Avocado

VeganMoFo Day 3 I have been planning on making a black bean salad for a very long time. When I noticed that Harris Farm online shop actually has a full range of tinned beans from Global Organics, including black beans, I had to no excuse left. However, I only bought 1 tin to try because… Continue reading Black Bean Salad with Corn, Red Capsicum and Avocado

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Shepherd’s Salad with Sumac – Sumaklı Çoban Salata

It seems like I log on to Ozlem’s Turkish Table whenever I need some original, well written Turkish recipes which are tested in Western world. I tried her Karides Güveç the other day. I was particularly happy with this güveç which turned out incredibly fast, easy and delicious. Of course, I substituted shrimps in Ozlem’s… Continue reading Shepherd’s Salad with Sumac – Sumaklı Çoban Salata

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Raw Celeriac Salad with Walnuts and Dill

I know I have a similar recipe which I shared long time ago but this one is slightly different and the photo is better too. You don’t mind me sharing it again, do you? Back in Bodrum (Turkey), this was the first thing I used to make on the day of the local market, right… Continue reading Raw Celeriac Salad with Walnuts and Dill

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Chickpea (garbanzo bean) and Smoked Almond Salad with Vinaigrette

I have been using smoked almonds extensively in salads since we discovered them at Scoop. Here’s a salad featuring these interesting ingredients. Bowl in this photo is hand-made in 2011 by ceramic artist Turgut Tuna.  It is hand made and it came all the way from Turkey. Thank you Zeynep and Canbora 🙂 It is from Iznik -famous… Continue reading Chickpea (garbanzo bean) and Smoked Almond Salad with Vinaigrette

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Cannellini Bean Salad with Cherry Tomatoes

I remember posting a similar recipe –Fasulye Piyazi –before. It was a different version with black olives. However, it’s been hot in Sydney for the last a few days and we seem to be having more salads for our lunches when it’s hot than anything else. So I thought I should come up with a… Continue reading Cannellini Bean Salad with Cherry Tomatoes

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Potato, Asparagus and Avocado Salad

If you are fed up with a straight forward roast potatoes as a side dish and want something different then Potato, Asparagus and Avocado Salad is just the right thing for you. It is light, creamy -thanks to avocado for that- and filling too! Ingredients: 2 medium potatoes 1 bunch thin asparagus 1 avocado (slightly… Continue reading Potato, Asparagus and Avocado Salad

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Herby Tomato Medley Salad with Smoked Almonds

Two ingredients I have used in salad are quite new to us: smoked almonds and Toscana Caramelised Balsamic Vinegar Golden Orange. I buy them both from Scoop Wholefoods When we ran out of balsamic vinegar, my husband went out to get some –along with other ingredients of course –and came home with a new discovery. Scoop… Continue reading Herby Tomato Medley Salad with Smoked Almonds