All posts tagged: tahini

no-sugar granola w/ sprouted buckwheat and quinoa

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breakfasts / coconut / nuts / savoury / sweet

i’ve never made a granola without any sweetener (maple syrup? agave? no way friends) but this turned out pretty well! a little bit of berries or pear on top goes a long way for sweetness. it is part of our cleanse time and we needed a quick breakfast to have on hand (i miss you toast) so i whipped this up. it is partially based on this recipe from Green Kitchen Stories, using the sprouted […]

collard wraps!

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greens / meals / mushrooms / quick / one-pot / sandwiches

so i’ve been meaning to try collard wraps for eons, but this week my grocery store finally got big nice collards so i seized the opportunity. now i’m HOOKED. collard EVERYTHING! this recipe is for a simple wrap but the ideas are endless. i want to try to use them in place of tortillas in enchiladas! i used them instead of rice paper wrappers to make delicious salad rolls! cabbage rolls! anything you wrap, you […]

My dad’s hummus

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beans / dips / snacks

This is my favourite hummus! My dad has always made this as long as I can remember and I’ve adapted it only slightly. He taught me to cook, and is a rad guy who looks like a big bear with the face of a kind golden retriever. HUMMUS 1 big Can of good chickpeas, drained with liquid reserved 1/2 c. Tahini Zest and juice of of 1/2 a lemon 4 cloves garlic 1/2 tsp smoked […]

warm salad with broccoli, kale and avocado with tahini lime dressing

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avocado / broccoli / kale / meals / salad / salads / seitan

this is an old stand-by summer time meal salad, it’s mostly raw with a few quick cooked components. it also happens the be the first thing i ever cooked for my gentleman friend, so there you go, ROMANCE. it’s pretty filling, has a lot of flavour and it’s EASY. which is what i need, because the past few days have been absolutely bananas. first there¬†was the 22L of soup i made mid week, followed by […]