World Vegan Day – 1st November
October 31, 2014 – 5:22 pm | No Comment

The 1st November is the 20th World Vegan Day, and this year it also marks the 70th Anniversary of The Vegan Society, and the term ‘veganism’.
The day was set up to bring vegans across the …

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Focaccia with Pesto and Mozzarella
April 1, 2011 – 9:49 am | One Comment
Focaccia with Pesto and Mozzarella

New from the Suma pasta cook. Put the flour into a large bowl and mix in the salt. Mix the yeast into 325 ml tepid water. Add the water and oil to the flour, then mix well with your hands.

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.

Easy Peasy Pancake Recipes
March 18, 2011 – 3:02 pm | One Comment
Easy Peasy Pancake Recipes

Two great pancake recipes provided for us by Fiona Bird, Masterchef finalist and writer of children’s cookbook ‘Kids Kitchen’. These recipes are suitable for children.

Hot chocolate the Fairtrade way (and lots of other ways too)
March 8, 2011 – 9:56 am | No Comment
Hot chocolate the Fairtrade way (and lots of other ways too)

You’ll love the delicious creamy taste of this drink made with real Fairtrade chocolate chunks. Hot chocolate is really versatile too, so we’ve offered a range of ways to adapt it to your taste.

Darjeeling rice pudding
March 3, 2011 – 2:57 pm | 2 Comments
Darjeeling rice pudding

A classic pud with a twist, this desert uses lots of deliciously ethical ingredients so it’s a great way of showing off all the lovely things you can create from Fairtrade products!

Chocolate coffee soufflés
March 1, 2011 – 2:46 pm | One Comment
Chocolate coffee soufflés

Wow your dinner guests with this deliciously indulgent recipe which uses lots of lovely Fairtrade ingredients!

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.