Clean and simple eating is my goal. I love to cook and enjoy trying new recipes. All recipes included cover several diet types...raw vegan, vegan, vegetarian, low carb, and ketogenic. I have tried to remember to tag the recipes appropriately, but it is what it is.
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Happy 'simple' eating!
Traditional South Indian lamb curry combines a number of aromatic spices to create layers of flavor without overwhelming the lamb. This recipe is a simpler version of the dish, using garam masala - a blend of several Indian spices - to simulate the flavors. Marinating your lamb is the secret to this dish, so let it sit for at least 30 minutes. Serve with steamed jasmine rice or naan.
NOTE: We opted to bypass that rice or naan to reduce the carbs and ate it like a stew with a Thai carrot salad on the side (recipe below).
Bombay Carrot Slaw with Cashews
Bombay Carrot Salad with cashews and raisins, tossed in a fragrant Indian Curry dressing. Healthy and vegan, this recipe is so EASY to make and can be made-ahead.
Directions and Ingredients:
Mix the following ingredients into a bowl; chill until ready to use.
First, what is it? Wikipedia says, "Kimchi, a staple in Korean cuisine, is a traditional side dish of salted and fermented vegetables, such as napa cabbage and Korean radish, made with a widely varying selection of seasonings including gochugaru, spring onions, garlic, ginger, and jeotgal, etc. It is also used in a variety of soups."
It can be seriously spicy or mild depending on what you choose to purchase. I'm a wimp so I opted for the most mild I could find. I tried it as it is and I knew instantly that wasn't going to work for me! Yuk! I kept telling myself 'it's good for, it's good for you' ... yeah well, I didn't care. But, fermented foods, like kimchi, are great for the gut! I started looking for recipes I felt I could enjoy. I started with Kimchi Fried Rice and I'll have to admit, it was yummy!
Kimchi Fried Rice
1061 calories; 31 grams fat; 14 grams saturated fat; 1 gram trans fat; 12 grams monounsaturated fat; 4 grams polyunsaturated fat; 162 grams carbohydrates; 3 grams dietary fiber; 2 grams sugars; 28 grams protein; 973 milligrams sodium
Giving credit where credit is due ... I found this recipe here.
I have been sharing recipes for years and finally starting putting some of our favorites on this site. I hope you find something you love!
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