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Fennel & Orange Salad

A refreshing salad and Sicilian classic! Fennel is a crunchy bulb vegetable, with a slightly sweet licorice-like flavour. It is a staple in most Italian homes, often served on its own, raw, after dinner to help cleanse the palate and digest the recently devoured Italian feast. The sweet juiciness of oranges, the bite of red onions, and salty brine flavours of olives complement the fennel and...

Creamy Vegan Ceasar Dressing

Most authentic Caesar dressings are essentially olive oil-based vinaigrettes thickened with raw egg yolks, while many commercially available ones have a mayonnaise base. Some fish (anchovy paste) and dairy are then added to arrive at the classic Caesar dressing flavours. Here's a veganized version that omits all animal products - it's lighter yet still creamy and bursting with nutrients. Using soaked, raw cashews as the base packs this...

Vegan Caesar Salad with Chickpea Croutons

Salads are famous for their health benefits - filled with raw nutrients and fresh produce, they can be light and crisp, and at times hearty and satiating. They work double duty as they flatter figures and prevent diseases. The Caesar salad however, has become the rebel of the salad group, often laden with not-so-healthy ingredients such as bacon bits, fried croutons and thick calorie-filled dressings....

Japanese-inspired Ginger Dressing

Do you love Japanese ginger dressing? We certainly do! This is the type of dressing that you could pour on anything just to consume it. Seriously. It's creamy, gingery, slightly tangy and sweet, and with just the right amount of salt - a taste bud flavour explosion! But the best part of this nearly-raw dressing is that it's packed with immune-boosting nutrients! This addicting salad...

Salsa Verde

Who's artichoking these days? To stuff or not to stuff, that's the real question! These artichokes were steamed and then their delicious hearts and leaves were dipped in a fresh, raw, Salsa Verde. This is probably the best way to enjoy these beauties. Family approved! Besides being a delicious and fresh dipping sauce, this Salsa Verde tastes amazing drizzled on top of fish or chicken,...