Groan. It's Monday. Not only do you have a whole five days until the already-anticipated weekend, but your other half has insisted on embracing Meat-Free Monday. Another night of pasta bake and omelette it is. But it doesn't have to be like this. Since the birth of the Meat-Free Monday campaign, launched by the McCartneys to raise awareness of the environmental impact of meat, vegetarianism and veganism have been embraced by chefs, cooks and families alike, resulting in ever more creative recipes that put greens centre-stage. Here are some of our favourite easy vegetarian recipes to keep your Meat-Free Monday tradition going. Diana Henry's tomato and goat's cheese galette Halloumi, red pepper and portobello mushroom kebabs Salt-baked Jersey Royals with asparagus, leeks, radishes and sauce gribiche Summer vegetable and goat's cheese tartlets All-in-one roasted tomato and bay orzo with black pepper Mac and three cheeses … [Read more...] about Meat-free Monday: simple vegetarian recipes to inspire you
As more and more people in the UK turn vegetarian, the fast food industry is following suit. KFC (Kentucky Fried Chicken) has revealed it will be looking to bring a meat-free menu to its stores in the UK by 2019. The reveal came as KFC also announced new plans to cut the calories in its food, with the vegetarian menu one of its strategies. KFC is planning on adding a new vegetarian menu to its UK stores by 2019, with testing currently ongoing Research has revealed that around eight million Brits no longer eat meat and it seems the fast food giant is jumping on the trend. RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next Teenage boy, 15, who started an Instagram account for his... Oops-a-daisy! Sophie Wessex, 53, looks summery in a pretty... Share this article Share KFC promises that any new menu will still have a 'great taste' and will still be coated in the fast food's signature blend of 11 herbs and spices. However, the vegetarian recipe is still in its early development … [Read more...] about KFC hopes to launch a new vegetarian menu in the UK ‘by 2019’
DELICIOUSLY Ella is known for her yummy, healthy recipes. But what's her background? And when did she marry her husband? Here's what we know... Who is Deliciously Ella? What is her background? Eleanor Laura Davan "Ella" Mills (née Woodward) was born May 31, 1991. She is an English food writer and entrepreneur under the brand Deliciously Ella. She started out as a food blogger, and saw her brand quickly expand. She has now published a number of recipe books. Ella also has three restaurants Deliciously Ella @ Seymour Place in Marylebone, Deliciously Ella @Weighhouse Street in Mayfair and The Kitchen Counter, in Herne Hill. Her mum is supermarket heiress Camilla Sainsbury. What are Deliciously Ella's top recipes? Ella is known for her yummy recipes. From cakes to healthy salads, she covers them all. Here are Ella's best vegetarian recipes. What books has Deliciously Ella published? Ella writes about food in a blog she founded in 2012 named Deliciously Ella which was … [Read more...] about Who is Deliciously Ella aka Ella Woodward, when did the food writer marry Tessa Jowell’s son Matthew Mills and what are her top recipes?
Violet or nasturtium in a salad or dessert doesn't surprise any more. Russians cook dandelion salads. Would you try it? Do you know that dandelions contain more vitamin A than carrots? It's true! They are also rich in vitamins B1, B2, B3, C, E, K and others. Dandelions contain boron, iron, calcium, magnesium, zinc and phosphorus. The plant tastes a little bitter, but this bitterness stimulates digestion. In addition, dandelions are full of antioxidants. In Russia, dandelions are usually considered a weed and, when they appear in late spring - early summer, Russians, and those who have dachas especially, begin to struggle with them. Their fears can be understood: Scientists say that one dandelion can produce up to 1,500 seeds. Those who do not kill dandelions, joke that they will make a salad of them. But, as the Russians say, in every joke there is only a part of joke - and they really make a salad of them! For a simple salad version, you need dandelion leaves, green onions, parsley … [Read more...] about Vegetarian recipe: Dandelion salad for brutal men and slim women
Our verdict on Davina McCall's latest sugar-free cookbook. Want to look like Davina McCall, with her Garnier certified hair, chiselled six-pack and megawatt smile? Well, we can't guarantee the TV star's new sugar-free cookbook will give you all three, but the former Big Brother presenter must have a few tricks up her sleeve to look so fantastic, and be in such incredible shape, at 50. So if you want to up your salad intake and eliminate the white stuff from your diet, this latest recipe collection from Davina should give you a kick-start. Here's what we think of it... The book: Davina's Kitchen Favourites by Davina McCall Who will love it? It will certainly appeal to people who are time-poor and conscious of how much sugar they're putting into their bodies (even the dessert section is sugar-free). It's also worth a peek if you're toying with the idea of going vegetarian or vegan - there are lots of recipes that'll help ease you into it. Also, calorie-counters will adore it - … [Read more...] about Is Davina McCall’s sugar-free recipe book any good?