Posts Tagged ‘Feta cheese’

Greek Salad

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009

Greek Salad

When the weather warms up it is always good to have foods that are going to fill us up, be good for us and are simple, easy and fuss free dishes to create. This salad is just that, it ticks all those boxes and the great flavours are an added bonus. I cannot remember how I came about this combination, but I have been making this salad for some years and it is great as an accompanying dish as well as on it’s own for a light lunch. A few basic ingredients put together to create a dish that even children enjoy, as my son loves having this salad.
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Stuffed Pointed Sweet Peppers

Friday, January 9th, 2009

stuffed-pointed-sweet-peppers

Sometimes food pictures can be quite enticing and that is what made me try these sweet peppers. Seeing them in magazines and TV programmes made me want to try them. So I made a simple mix of cous cous, feta cheese and olives and this makes a good basic filling. It is very versatile dish and you can add other ingredients to it to make it your own. You can also try various other fillings like, spiced mash potatoes, herbed rice, other roasted vegetables mixed with orzo (rice shaped pasta). This is a healthy vegetarian option to have as a light lunch or a side dish.

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