Lentil and Date Soup

Here it is folk! The recipe to follow the video (which can be seen here: http://ciaodownwithmamatheresa.com/video/) Lentil and Date Soup (Excerpt from The All-New Vegetarian Passport (Whitecap Books) by Linda Woolven Lemtil Soup with a hint of fruit. How very Middle Eastern. 1 Tbsp (15 mL) butter or dairy-free nonhydrogenated margarine1 large … [Read more...]

Lentil Date Soup

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Linda Woolven surprised me with the combination of flavours. I love lentils and dates, but had never thought of them together. Obviously, I need to do what Linda’s done and travel the world a bit more, because this is not an unusual pairing in the Middle East. The great thing about this soup is it will continue to warm us during this extended … [Read more...]

Moroccan Black Bean Casserole

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QNfocHHID0U Linda shows me just how easy this casserole is to make. She also shares a thing or two about olive oil that I didn’t know. … [Read more...]