Category Archive: Indian

Curry Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash

Curry Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash
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One of the things I look forward to in the fall is winter squash. This week at Trader Joe’s they had acorn squash, kabocha squash and butternut! Four of the squash beauties came home with me. The humble acorn squash is lovely on its own but sometimes I want something just a little more special. …

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Samosa Wraps

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Samosa Wrap

I am so excited to share this recipe for Samosa Wraps! It’s one of those hybrid recipes where I took two recipes that were similar and took elements from both of them that appealed to me to create an easy but tasty entree. A whole wheat wrap is stuffed with Yukon gold potatoes, sweet potatoes, …

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Curry Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash

Stuffed Acorn Squash

I was inspired by a stuffed acorn squash recipe in the Happy Herbivore Abroad cookbook. I doubled the spices, added garbanzo beans, onions and dried cranberries. These changes gave it a protein and fiber boost and took it from a simple side dish to a delightful entree. We like it so much that I’ve made …

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Curried Split Pea Soup / Pressure Cooker or Slow Cooker

Curried Split Pea Soup

Soup shows up on my menu year around and even more so when the weather gets cooler. There is something so satisfying and comforting about a bowl of steamy hot soup. This Curried Split Pea Soup has quickly become one of my favorites. In fact I have made it 4-5 times already but for various …

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Raita

Raita

To cool things down be sure and serve your Indian dishes with a big spoonful of Raita – the Indian side dish made with yogurt, mint and a little cumin. Soy yogurt works well. I love this stuff!  How can something so simple taste so good? My mom gave me this adorable dish. Thanks Mom! Raita 1 English …

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