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Minestrone Soup Recipe

This minstrone soup recipe is one of my favourite soups of all time and this recipe is adpated fropm a recipe by Ellie Krieger A healthy vegetarian dish, excellent for weight watchers and for people wanting to improve their well being. …

Nutella Stuffed Sugar Cookies Recipe

Ingredients 2 cups all purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 1 cup sugar 1 egg, slightly beaten 2 tablespoons milk 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 cup Nutella 1/4 cup semisweet …

Oregano, Feta and Tomato Salad


Ingredients

  • 6 medium tomatoes

  • 7 ounce block feta cheese

  • 3 tablespoons good olive oil

  • 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar

  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano

  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt

  • 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper

  • 2 ounces arugula

Directions

1. Remove the core from the tomatoes and …

Chicken and Sesame Salad


Ingredients

  • Half Cucumber

  • Half Carrot

  • Brest Chicken 1

  • Sugar 1tbs

  • Soy Sauce 2tbs

  • Sesame oil 2tbs

  • White Vinegar 2tbs

  • Sesame seed 1tbs


Directions

  1. Boil the chicken until cooked throughout. Cool in cold water, and then shred by hand.

  2. Cut the cucumber and carrot into long, thin …

Honey and Mustard Chicken Salad Recipe


Ingredients

  • Chicken breasts / cut to strips

  • Green salad leaves

  • Cherry tomatoes / halved

  • Red pepper / sliced into thin strips

  • Extra virgin olive oil

  • Balsamic Vinegar

  • Salt & Pepper

Chicken marinade

  • Honey

  • Mustard (Start with equal quantity to the honey)

  • Olive oil

  • Salt & Pepper

Directions

This is …

Chickpea and Mango Salad


Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup of chickpea (dried and cooked or canned)

  • 4 pieces of dried tomatoes, sliced

  • 1/2 mango, peeled and cubed

  • 2 lettuce leaves, torn

  • couple of basil leaves

  • 1/3 of lemon, juice only

  • 1 tea spoon of oil from tomatoes

  • 1 tea spoon of honey

  • pinch …

Thai Herb Salad


Ingredients

Salad

  • beansprouts

  • lettuce

  • cucumber

  • cooked shrimp

  • coriander

  • mint

  • basil

  • cashew nuts

  • sesame seeds

Dressing (not pictured)

  • thai sweet chilli sauce

  • lime juice

  • sesame oil

  • pinch of salt

Directions

The picture shows the salad undressed as this was made for a picnic and I took the pic at home. Always bring your …

Spicy Thai Shrimp Salad


Ingredients

  • 8 ounces fresh bay shrimp

  • 1 cup shredded carrots, rinsed and drained

  • 1/2 cup frozen petite peas, thawed

  • 1/2 cup frozen cut corn kernels, thawed

  • 4 tablespoons favorite vinaigrette (recommended: Champagne vinaigrette)

  • Salt and pepper

  • 1 ripe avocado, halved and pitted

Directions

Toss …