Mandarin banana bread, gluten-free & vegan

It is the high season of mandarins. Yippee! I love them when they are ripe, juicy and sweet. However, I have the following problem with them: they are often sold in 2 kg packs or more, so I stuff myself with mandarins for a few days before I get bored. I usually end up having to choose…

Guacamole smoothie

Guacamole is one of my favourite dishes. I is tasty, nourishing and easy to prepare, and I believe it is a must to any barbecue or party worthy of the name! I love it so much that if I had one day left, I would be able to finish it at breakfast. It did not…

Savoury spinach pancakes

After having testing and loving the spinachand buckwheat waffles recipe from womama.fr, I wanted to adapt it to make vegan pancakes. Indeed, I love eating pancakes at breakfast, but having sugar in the morning does not do me any good, which is why I opt mostly for smoothies or salty dishes. Making savoury pancakes seemed…

Chakchouka, a Tunisian delight

The chakchouka is a bell pepper based dish. Its name means “mixture” in Berber and it is traditionally prepared in a cast iron skillet. Sources say it is originally from Tunisia, but it is found all around northern Arica, in Israel, or in Turkey where it is named  “Menemen”. In the version I present today, bell peppers are…