Buckwheat Fennel Focaccia

After watching the first episode of Fat, Salt, Acid Heat, I’ve had my mind set on making my own focaccia! As a fan of boulangerie, I knew that this task wouldn’t be as time-consuming or tedious as other baked goods such as sourdough or enriched breads. Continue reading “Buckwheat Fennel Focaccia”

No-knead overnight quinoa loaf

Ingredients: 2 cup bread flour 1 cup black quinoa flour 1 1/2 tsp. salt 3/4 tsp. active dry yeast 1 3/4 cup warm water Method: In large bowl, mix all dry ingredients together. Add the warm water and mix until shaggy dough forms (adjust water or flour if too wet or dry). Cover bowl in plastic wrap and allow to rise overnight (I left it … Continue reading No-knead overnight quinoa loaf

Pear & ricotta toast with rosemary thyme hasselback butternut squash

The first cut is the deepest right? Unfortunately that was the case throughout my attempts at perfecting the hasselback butternut squash but not worries, this rosemary, thyme and garlic gourd can be save if served differently! So enjoy this meal that packs ย flavour and nutrients! Continue reading “Pear & ricotta toast with rosemary thyme hasselback butternut squash”

Moroccan Spiced Eggplant with Mint Sauce Verte

It’s summertime and the smell of roasted veggies is wafting in the air in the evenings. My favourite will always be roasted eggplants. I especially love using eggplant with flavours from Maghreb, including cumin, coriander, ginger and sweeter spices such as cinnamon and cloves. Continue reading “Moroccan Spiced Eggplant with Mint Sauce Verte”