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Pasta Peperonata
March 25, 2011 – 12:24 pm | No Comment
Pasta Peperonata

Put the peppers in a large frying pan with a little olive oil, season, cover and cook slowly for about 15 mins, until softened.

Courgette and Basil Pasta Pesto Crumbs
March 25, 2011 – 12:02 pm | 2 Comments
Courgette and Basil Pasta Pesto Crumbs

This recipe is from the new Suma cook book. Undercook the pasta slightly, reserving a ladleful of cooking water. Drain, toss with a little oil and
set aside.

Curried wild rice & butternut squash soup
January 28, 2011 – 5:00 pm | No Comment
Curried wild rice & butternut squash soup

“Wild rice” is not actually rice at all, but the seed of a marsh grass native to the northern Great Lakes. Its nutty flavour and chewy texture makes a great addition to rice pilafs or simply cooked along with brown rice.

Buckwheat and feta salad
January 28, 2011 – 4:58 pm | No Comment
Buckwheat and feta salad

This recipe, using Suma organic Buckwheat is from the new Suma cookbook available free with any order (BK028)

Buckwheat is not a grain but actually an edible seed. Nutritionally, it is close to wheat but contains …

Spicy couscous with chickpeas
January 28, 2011 – 2:19 pm | 2 Comments
Spicy couscous with chickpeas

This is one of my favourite recipes for couscous, the aromatic spices combine really well with contrasting textures of the couscous and the chickpeas.

Feta and courgette bake with bulgar
January 14, 2011 – 11:39 am | No Comment
Feta and courgette bake with bulgar

This recipe can be easily adapted to suit what’s available. Try swapping the courgette for broccoli or cauliflower (or even a combination of the two). If there’s no cottage cheese available I frequently use a mixture of crumbled plain tofu and crème fraiche.

Quinoa Tabouleh
December 17, 2010 – 8:18 am | No Comment
Quinoa Tabouleh

Quinoa originates from the Inca people of South America, where it has been an important foodstuff for over 6,000 years. Today it is recognized in the western world for its high protein content and balanced set of amino acids. It is also gluten free and a good source of fibre, phosphorous, magnesium and iron. Simple to prepare, it is often used as a base for salads, but is also an ideal alternative to rice or couscous.

Barley grain stuffed peppers
December 16, 2010 – 3:46 pm | One Comment
Barley grain stuffed peppers

Barley is considered to be an excellent ingredient for providing soluble fibre, which helps to reduce cholesterol in the blood. It is also rich in niacin and iron.

Millet and vegetable gratinee
November 26, 2010 – 2:14 pm | 3 Comments
Millet and vegetable gratinee

Millet has a similar protein content to wheat, and is rich in B vitamins, calcium, iron, potassium and zinc. Millet is very versatile and is an ideal alternative to buckwheat, rice or quinoa. It is also gluten free.

Nut and Lentil Roast in Filo pastry
November 2, 2010 – 1:18 pm | One Comment
Nut and Lentil Roast in Filo pastry

Try our delicious vegetarian recipe for Nut and Lentil Roast in Filo pastry. Perfect for a vegetarian Sunday lunch. Submitted by Suma member, Julie Knott.