Article: The weekend cook: Thomasina Miers’ recipes for Spanish-style clams wth white beans, and cho colate and rye cake


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The weekend cook: Thomasina Miers’ recipes for Spanish-style clams wth white beans, and chocolate and rye cake
http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2015/may/16/clams-white-beans-recipe-chocolate-rye-cake-thomasina-miers

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Mana2eesh


Dishing It Out With Clarissa

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Manakeesh or Mana2eesh is a popular flatbread with a sultry flavor that makes for a unique appetizer or served in wedges to compliment a main course or can be topped with thyme, cheese, or ground meat. Similar to a pizza, it can be sliced or folded, and it can either be served for breakfast or lunch.

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Manakeesh is popular in most Levantine countries, as well as in many cities throughout the world where people of Levantine origin have settled. Traditionally, Levantine women would bake dough in a communal oven in the morning, to give their family with their daily bread needs, the most popular form of manakeesh uses za’atar as a topping. The zaatar is mixed with olive oil and spread onto the bread before baking it in the oven.

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Za’atar is popular in the Arab world as both a herb and condiment.. Za’atar is a traditional spice blend of…

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Back to blog: No added sugar jam with Stevia


Lea Hogg's Blog

Its been a while with something missing in my life. How can I live without my blog? Inspite of my features appearing over a number of publications and a book coming out shortly, I feel the void of blogland. Tomorrow we carry on working with Stevia. Our special education feature started on Friday with the participation of Dr Jan Chircop, an incredibly popular familiy doctor.

Kalamita with Alfred and Dr Jan Chircop

Most of my desserts and sweets this week will feature Stevia and during Monday’s programme I will be making Apple and Strawberry jam with no added sugar.

You will need:

Half kilo of apples, Half kilo of strawberries, 2 lemons, extract the juice of 2 lemons,  grated zest of 1/4 lemon, 2 drops vanilla extract, 50g Stevia.

Choose ripe strawberries, then wash thoroughly.

 

Peel the apples . Mix together and add chopped fruit with lemon…

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