Pepper Salad

03/16/2011 12:53:00 PM

Here's my first dish made in Germany: A salad with curly lettuce, rucola, red and yellow bell peppers and pickled chillies, seasoned with oregano, juice of half a lemon, and olive oil.To make, combine:Half a curly lettuce headHandful of rucolaLarge ...

Farmer's Market, Tubingen

03/14/2011 14:20:00 PM

For a country known for its potatoes, Germany sure has some really fresh produce (even if at this time of year, the produce is coming in from Spain). One thing you will get fresh and locally grown are apples this time of year. And potatoes.The ...

Füssen, Germany

03/14/2011 13:42:00 PM

Ever dreamed of having your own castle? Enamored by princess sagas by Walt Disney? Then you have to come to Neuschwanstein Schloss at Füssen, Germany. I mean, Neuschwanstein is THE castle, bar none. We went there over the weekend as my boss ...

Tübingen, Germany - Day 1

03/11/2011 13:47:00 PM

Finally made it to Germany yesterday, despite the bomb squad delaying things at the Mumbai airport at my boarding gate and thankfully we took off just in time, before the airport was shut down briefly. The biggest dampener was not having a smoking ...

Celery, Carrot, Lettuce, Cauliflower Salad

02/24/2011 08:14:00 AM

After long last I finally made my own lunch (almost a week)! Have been superbusy getting my visa in order, and have just been eating cooked meals at home or a plate of fruit in the office canteen. Why now? Because I was dying to try out my celery. ...

What I Want Now: Raw Vegan Pesto Pizza On A Sprouted Lentil Crust

02/23/2011 20:29:00 PM

Doesn't this look gorgeous?! Photo and recipe courtesy of Joanne from Foods for Long Life.

It's Raining Awards

02/20/2011 06:39:00 AM

17th February, 2011 - Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award Thanks Toni of Boulder Locavore

Piquant Pineapple Salsa

02/17/2011 23:26:00 PM

The post title may say "salsa" but I'm having this for lunch as a salad. Very simple recipe with pineapple, cucumber, onion. The veggies are dressed in red wine vinegar, liquid jaggery, chilli flakes, basil, and garlic.Piquant Pineapple Sal ...

What I Want Now: Madras Mashed Cauliflower

02/15/2011 19:56:00 PM

Love the look of this mashed cauliflower and potato along with madras curry powder. Recipe and photo courtesy The Veggie Test Kitchen:

Banana & Lettuce Salad with a Chilli-Chocolate Dressing

02/14/2011 23:10:00 PM

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