Cucumber Raita – Beats the Heat

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Ahh, cucumber raita. A dish as cool as a…well, a cucumber. A cucumber that’s been dipped in yoghurt and kept in the fridge. Refreshing, and certainly pleasing on the palate too. Some people say I’m obsessed with Indian food. That’s not true. I just love it. And think about it …

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7-Day Gluten-Free Vegetarian Meal Plan – Free to Download

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So you’ve decided to try out the gluten-free diet and are looking for a convenient way to get going – vegetarian style? I can say with confidence you have found the right page. Our meal plan includes only tried and tested recipes that are all gluten-free, delicious and easy to …

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Restaurant-level Pumpkin and Carrot Soup

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Pumpkin and carrot soup is everywhere. Just like pumpkins themselves at this time of year, you can’t turn without seeing one. They’re virtually throwing themselves at you. And you know what? They’re mostly ignored too. There are so many pumpkin and carrot soup recipes around, that to stand out, they’ve …

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Vegan Tuna Salad – Seafood without the Sea

Vegan Tuna Salad - Seafood without the Sea | hurrythefoodup.com

Well, this is a funny one. If you’re looking for vegan tuna salad, then you’re in the right place. If you came across the recipe by accident, or were curious from the title, then you might want to stick around a little longer. If you were planning to eat real …

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Beetroot Smoothie – Powerful yet Smooth(ie)

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If you like beetroots, you’re a lucky person. I’ll explain why in a minute. If you don’t, and you’re like me, you might still want to eat beets anyway. Or at least drink the odd beetroot smoothie. Although I was recently convinced by one of our chefs that meals including …

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Quick Tomato Chutney – Anglo-Indian Cuisine made perfect

Have I ever told you how much I love curry? Oh I have? Well then, I won’t bore you with another post about curry. No, I’ll tell you all about curry’s best friend, tomato chutney, instead. Muahhahhah. So what is tomato chutney? Chutneys have been around for a long time, …

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Colourful Tabbouleh Salad – All Vegan & Ready in 15 Minutes

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Tabbouleh salad, Tabbouli, or even Tabouli salad is a dish that’s becoming more and more well-known away from it’s traditional Levantine (Eastern Mediterranean) homelands, and there’s very good reason for that. Made from either couscous or bulgur and seasoned with parsley, tomatoes and a mezze of other flavours, it’s extremely …

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Vegan Mashed Potatoes – No cream, no butter, all vegan

Vegan Mashed Potatoes - No cream, no butter, just 100% vegan | hurrythefoodup.com

Mashed potatoes rock. Hard. An essential part of so many classic meals, from the British roast to the American Thanksgiving (and a whole load in between) at first sight you’d be forgiven for thinking they’re just a pile of squashed spuds. But don’t be fooled – they’re soooo much more …

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Honeydew Melon Soup | Super easy and totally vegan!

Honeydew Melon Soup - Super easy and totally vegan! | hurrythefoodup.com

There must be something in the air – the last month of summer sees the release of not one cold, white soup, but two! Heady times indeed. This honeydew melon soup recipe the is the opposite of our Spanish garlic soup – it’s sweet, creamy and oh-so-fruity. Based around coconut …

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Creamy Cashew Milkshake – Chocolate Style

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If you can believe such a thing, this is our very first milkshake recipe. A chocolate cashew milkshake to be precise. It leaves us asking ourselves why we hadn’t made a milkshake before. Caro, Hauke’s flatmate, has already confirmed a fairly serious addiction to it. There’s something that’s supremely soothing …

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No Effort Vegan Coconut Curry

You’d think I’d be bored of talking about curry by now. But I’m really, absolutely, definitely not. In my humble opinion, curry is one of the greatest dishes this world has ever seen – with varieties so wildly different you could eat a new one every day and never sample …

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White Gazpacho – The delicious Spanish Garlic Soup

White Gazpacho - The delicious Spanish Garlic Soup | hurrythefoodup.com

Andalusia, the southernmost region of Spain, is one of huge importance to Spain. The beautiful area not only houses around twenty percent of Spain’s modern population; its traditions and history range from Moorish rule in the distant past to a vibrant and contemporary big city culture today. Home of archetypal …

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Vegan Chickpea Summer Salad – Ready in 15 mins

Vegan Chickpea Summer Salad - Refreshing, Innovative, Ready in 15 mins | hurrythefoodup.com

I am convinced. I’m convinced by beetroot, and I am convinced by this vegan chickpea salad. Allow me to explain. This culinary story begins not all that long ago – with the tasting of a beetroot dip. It was the first time I had tried beetroot for many, many a …

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Dutch Apple Pancake – Modernized!

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Everybody has an opinion about pancakes, this Dutch apple pancake included. Some want them flat and thin like a crêpe, some want them big and fluffy like a cake. Some sweet, some savoury. There’s almost no pleasing everyone. That’s why we enlisted Jansen, friend and chef extraordinaire. He’s also Dutch, …

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Quick Spanish Omelette – Perfect for breakfast!

Quick Spanish Omelette - Perfect for breakfast! | hurrythefoodup.com

A classic recipe like a glorious Spanish omelette has to be treated with care. This is why we asked our friend Cristina Parés from Barcelona, Catalunya (still Spain) to help us out. And much to our liking she provided us with a quick and tasty version – without sacrificing traditional …

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