Garlic / Herbs / ovo-lacto vegetarian / Prepare ahead / Thermomix / vegetarian

Schrat’s wild garlic pesto in the Thermomix (ovo-lacto vegetarian)

This recipe is from http://www.chefkoch.de and was submitted by Schrat, a chef. He posts some wonderful recipes which always have rave reviews. Early this morning I posted this recipe for wild garlic pesto on my blog and my conscience kicked me all day for posting something that I hadn’t tried before publishing. Luckily, I found … Continue reading

Dessert / Thermomix / vegan

Roland Rauter’s vegan sweet polenta with caramelised pears and goji berries (Recipe review)

Since my last post on the new vegan cookery book “Einfach vegan” by the Austrian chef Roland Rauter, I’ve bookmarked quite a few recipes on his internet site that I am dying to try (rolandrauter.wordpress.com). This is the recipe  on my list for today because I have all the ingredients I need at home. Now … Continue reading

soup / Thermomix

Pumpkin soup with an Asian twist (Vegan)

Since Autumn has finally arrived with rain, thunderstorms and large hailstones (???!) it is definitely the season to cuddle up on the sofa with a large bowl of soup. This recipe is from http://www.essen-und-trinken.de/rezept/13106/asiatische-kuerbissuppe.html and is so easy to cook in the Thermomix. If you look at the original recipe, you’ll see that the recipe … Continue reading

pasta / Thermomix

Ravioli filled with cream cheese and pine nuts (Vegetarian)

After watching this video on youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NkoSY50FUBM I decided to make my first ravioli. Since I don’t own a pasta machine, it took a lot of elbow grease but it was well worth it! Enough for two. Note: Soon after eating the ravioli I stopped being able to taste anything, that is everything taste metallic and bitter. … Continue reading