Tag Archives: chickpeas

Celebrating 100: Chocolate and Chickpea (garbanzo beans) Torte with Rum Cream

It’s not often that the main ingredient in a chocolate cake is chickpeas (garbanzo beans), so when I saw this recipe I was absolutely intrigued. But in case that’s not enough to tempt you, I’ll also point out that it’s … Continue reading

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Student Recipes – Day 4: Tomato, Chickpea and Spinach Curry

One or other from a broad range of Indian curries is often suggested as another perennial student favourite, and while some recipes include a long list of ingredients that can appear daunting (and time consuming), home-made options can still be … Continue reading

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Chatsworth Farm Shop: Spicy Lamb Steaks with Chickpea Salad and Minted Yoghurt

Recently, I strayed from beautiful South Yorkshire and ventured over the border to Derbyshire. It wasn’t a long journey (in fact it’s only a few miles from Sheffield), and a real pleasure to visit another stunning English county. Having lived … Continue reading

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Fish Stew with Chickpeas, Nduja and Sea Spinach

This is a wonderfully simply one-pot dish that is quick to make and tastes great. It can be warm and comforting, but is also light and healthy, making it an ideal supper at any time of the year. I make … Continue reading

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Double Dipping: Lemony Hummus and Beetroot & Walnut Dip

Today is the start of a long weekend here in the US, with Presidents Day – which marks the birthday of George Washington (the first president of the US) – being commemorated on Monday. The weather forecast for Los Angeles … Continue reading

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