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Welcome to the Cooking and Recipe Swaps Tribe! We're all about sharing advice, asking questions, and generally chatting and catching up on all things 'Cooking and Recipe Swaps' related. As you're new to the Tribe, why not add a quick post here to introduce...

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I love cooking and baking! I have a vegan friend and when my meat eater hubby is travelling I love to cook vegan things for her! I love trying new recipes and eating healthy!

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Microwave and Travel Food

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So i'll be living out of essentially a dorm room for the next 3 weeks. I'll have a minifridge and microwave (If theres room I'll bring my toasteroven from home). I can bring some stuff in tupperware there (provided I don't spill it in the car) But I'll need...

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Whole meal rice is easy to cook in the microwave, you can add champignons, corn kernels, bamboo shoots, tofu etc to make a variation of 'fried' rice. I also make risotto in the microwave

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Spaghetti Squash

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I bought some spaghetti squash on a whim after seeing on a video how easy it was to cook and I'm hoping to try it out soon. How do you enjoy eating this pasta-like squash? Recipes recommendations? Also, I've seen that it can be roasted and microwaved, wh...

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Simply cut it in half the long way, scoop out seeds and loose stringy pieces and bake cut side up.  Add salt and pepper and a little butter, then scoop and eat right from the shell.

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Healthy Bean Stew

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This works well on its own or with pasta or another carb of your choice... 1 can butter beans 1 can chopped tomatoes or passata 1 stick celery 1 red chilli 1 yellow pepper 1 chorizo sausage chopped into small pieces Can also add tomato puree, worcest...

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Im assuming this makes around 2 servings?

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Protein rich breakfast

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Here's how to make the most amaizingly easy omletes in a flash: In a jug, place eggs, cheese, herbs and spices and mix. Pour into a plastic bag, remove as mouch air as possible and seal. When you are ready to eat, bring a pot of water to the boil and pla...

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Yum, sounds delicious!

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Autumn favourates?

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with the seasons changing and getting colder what are some of your Autumn favs to cook and share with family and friends? Mine is soups, and stews... chicken and carrot soup is one im currently making. Also trying my hand at pulled beef (takes up to 5 hou...

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I have loved cooking winter squashes because it mmmmakes the place smell like Thanksgiving day.   But I like to sautee in a frying pan in a little olive oil, an onion, some garlic and a shredded carrot. I add in the flesh of the cooked squash (seeds removed...

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Vegetable paella

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Here's my recipe for vegetable paella. Also very easy to add meat or seafood to. Vegetable paella Serves about 4 Ingredients: 1 large onion, diced 2 cloves of garlic, diced 4 carrots, chopped into semicircles 3 large tomatoes, diced 2 peppers, diced...

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So I went looking for this recipe in my collection, and found this other one that I tried: http://www.cooking.com/recipes-and-more/recipes/paella-salad-recipe-2038.aspx#axzz2eQ2DOyM1 This one has meat (I used all sausage) and I couldn't find orzo so I used...

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Collard Greens

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Lay some recipes on me! Bought a bunch to make some fancy beans and sausage and still have some left over. That was my first time cooking with them and was hoping for osme more ideas.

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The kale chips sound awesome. I can't wait to give ain't a try. 

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Easy Breakfast Recipes

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I know breakfast is an important meal, but it can be so hard to fit it in when I have to get myself and my daughter ready in the morning.  Anyone have good ideas for quick breakfasts?  It is more for me because I have been really good about getting my daugh...

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I just discovered that Greek Yogurt is loaded with protein and other nutritious goodness. Greek yogurt is good just by itself, but also with any fresh fruit. There are various brands. I  am currently enjoying Chobani greek yogurt. I buy the big tub of it...

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Mixed bean stew with curried mashed potato

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This dish is very hearty and filling and can be made quickly. If you wish to add more vegetables, simply put them in with the beans.     Serves 4   For the mixed bean stew   1 large onion, chopped   2 cloves of garlic   1 pepper (I like to use ha...

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Fantastic! I have a jar of Marmite (curiosity is my favorite trait :) ), I had no idea it could be used for cooking. Though I'm a big fan of peas and raisins... this recipe irreversibly had me at garam masala!

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100 Days of Real Food

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In today's fast-paced world, we are trained to value covenience and quantity over quality. We are constantly bombarded with ads like 2 Big Mac burgers for $2 and are convinced that we are getting a fantastic deal. However, healthy eating habits consist of w...

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Thanks! :) Good luck with the zucchinni bread! Be sure to let me know how it turns out. :)

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Pasta with kale, chili and garlic

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Thought I'd share what I had for dinner last night as it's a) really easy to make, b) tasty and c) good for people who want to pile in the carbs before a race! For two portions: Slice one red chili (without seeds) and two garlic cloves finely Put 200g of...

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Gotta be honest, not one of my favorites. It wasn't bad, but not mind blowing.

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Any good vegetarian recipes?

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Hello. This one is awesome. Just leave out the turkey. I have even made it for a vegan friend of mine!  Delicious! http://tribesports.com/guides/kim-s-turkey-veggie-pasta-sauce-with-spaghetti-squ

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Roasted squash halves with roasted vegetables and Sicilia...

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This dish is great because it is not only easy to prepare but also pretty cheap. Sicilian pesto uses almonds instead of pine nuts which are far cheaper, and also adds tomatoes. Traditionally, this pesto does not contain cheese but you can add it in if you l...

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The Sicilian pesto is amazing - I think the consistency is way nicer than traditional pesto. Very tasty recipe Nick!

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Quick nutty pilaf

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This dish can been served by itself or as an accompaniment to absolutely anything. If you wanted to add some meat, chop up some chicken and add it in with the spices and brown before adding the stock.     Serves 4   225 g long grain or basmati rice   ...

Daal

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Here's my recipe for daal which makes a good side dish or makes a nice change from soup. Daal Serves about 4 Ingredients: 1 large onion, diced 4 cloves of garlic, chopped 1 teaspoon ground turmeric 1½ tablespoons ground cumin  1½ tablespoons ground...

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Sounds fantastic and would go really well with a nice Rogan Josh ! Another great recipe Nick, thanks for sharing ! ;-)

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Frozen Yoghurt

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Hi All, I love Ice Cream but have recently been converted to Frozen Yoghurt too. So much so, that I have just made my first batch - and it's O.K 500g of Greek 0% fat yoghurt, Vanilla extract Condensed milk (a tables spoon is all I put in - just to take t...

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Sounds really nice! Especially in this weather !

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Indian food

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Share your favourite Indian recipes here! Here's something from BBC Good Food that I made last night: Makhani dhal Dhal is one of my favourite things to order at an Indian restaurant, but this was the first time I'd made it at home.  I made a lot of it!...

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I make a spinach and tomato dhal, with added chickpeas, in the slow cooker at home.  It's brilliant - half a bag of baby spinach, 4-6 chopped tomatoes, rinsed red lentils and coconut milk into the pot with some turmeric, before I leave for work - then the r...

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Where to get the best wheat grass and what have your expe...

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Wheatgrass Nutrition Facts Vitamins Wheatgrass contains high amounts of vitamins A, E and B. It also contains many minerals and trace elements: Calcium, Phosphorus, Sodium, Potassium, Magnesium, Iron and Zinc. Amino Acids Wheatgrass also contains twe...

Baked Chicken Alfredo

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Here is an alternative for a pasta free baked chicken alfredo. This recipe is very healthy and extremely delicious. I don't eat pasta, breads, or any grains.  Ingredients: 4 chicken breast, spaghetti squash, alfredo sauce, mozzarella cheese. Cut spaghetti...

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Do you use store bought alfredo sauce? Any particular brand?

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