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Chicken Shawarma + Homemade Shawarma Spice

Chicken Shawarma + Homemade Shawarma Spice

Shawarma is like the Middle Eastern gyro or tacos. It’s often thinly cut meat packed with Middle Eastern flavors such as cardamom, allspice, lemon, garlic, yoghurt, wrapped inside […]

Vegan Thai Lemongrass Noodle Soup

Vegan Thai Lemongrass Noodle Soup

Craving some spicy authentic Thai soup? This Vegan Lemongrass Noodle Soup has got your back. Spicy from the green curry paste and chilis, creamy from the coconut milk, hearty and filling from the noodles and a few crunchy […]

Middle Eastern Flatbread with Spiced Beef and Mint

Middle Eastern Flatbread with Spiced Beef and Mint

A few weeks ago I posted a recipe on Baharat, a Middle Eastern spice blend. It’s so so delicious, but what do you make? You could make these Middle Eastern Flatbread! Beef was […]

Mango Chipotle Quinoa Bowl with Optional Lime Chicken

Mango Chipotle Quinoa Bowl with Optional Lime Chicken

Quinoa bowls are perfect for those filling salads, for picnics and light lunches. And this sounds just about perfect for sluggish January days! My fix is this Mango Chipotle Quinoa Bowl. You can omit the lime chicken if you want to cut […]

Sweet and Spicy Asian Beef and Broccoli

Sweet and Spicy Asian Beef and Broccoli

One of my favorite ways to eat Asian food, is this sweet and sticky glazing. I can eat it on whatever; beef and broccoli, chicken, pork. I love sweet and sticky glazing. Can’t be emphasised enough, you know. The sweet and sticky honey […]

Easy Tacos al Pastor

Easy Tacos al Pastor

Tacos al pastor is usually made with pork, and it is delicious that way too. However, I had chicken on hand and decided to give it a try. Guess what? Equally delicious! You can use whatever one you want, I’ve also heard of people using fish, but don’t quote me on that.

Cuban Quinoa Bowl with Mango Salsa and Fried Bananas

Cuban Quinoa Bowl with Mango Salsa and Fried Bananas

The chicken get this tangy, citrusy marinade, and combined with the flavorful quinoa, sweet bananas and fresh mangos – it is a little piece of heaven. The best part? It’s healthy too. Healthy food doesn’t have to be boring! And this is absolutely not boring. 

Curry Coconut Carrot Soup

Curry Coconut Carrot Soup

  Curry coconut carrot soup. So that’s a handful. Curry, coconut and carrots. This dish is both hearty and healthy – perfect on rainy Fall nights that not all of us want to realize are approaching. The spiciness and ginger heals those sore throats in no time. […]

Grilled Harissa Chicken Salad with Creamy Cilantro Sauce

Grilled Harissa Chicken Salad with Creamy Cilantro Sauce

When you need a little bit of Summer in your life, this healthy dish will leave you happy and ready to conquer the world. A spicy North African harissa, mixed with creamy avocados, cilantro vinaigrette and juicy grilled chicken and pineapple. Can you beat that?

Spicy Chili Beef with Cilantro Fried Noodles

Spicy Chili Beef with Cilantro Fried Noodles

Hey! I’m so glad to see you’ve stumbled upon this recipe. This is in fact the first recipe I will show you. I’ve chosen this recipe because it is the essence of what this blog is about – a whole lot of ginger and a whole […]