Emmer, Squash & Clementine Risotto with Pickled Green Chilli

Emmer, Squash & Clementine Risotto with Pickled Green Chilli

by Eden Owen-Jones January 02, 2024

Make the most of left-over clementines with this amazing risotto! Or farrotto? Eden Owen-Jones makes a nuttier cousin of risotto using emmer grain and the last of the Christmas clementines. Packed full of great textures and warming flavours, the sweetness of the squash is balanced by the acidity of the citrus and the spicy pickled chilli for a perfect winter dish.

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Cracked Wheat Stuffed Red Cabbage

Cracked Wheat Stuffed Red Cabbage

by Eden Owen-Jones December 15, 2023

Eden Owen-Jones has created a wonderful plant-based centrepiece for Christmas dinner using our cracked wheat from Holland & Barrett. Savoury, nutty and delicious, it goes perfectly with all the trimmings and is delicious smothered in gravy or on its own.

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Rye Lebkuchen

Rye Lebkuchen

by Amy Oboussier December 16, 2022

Lebkuchen are a classic German Christmas gingerbread. Lebkuchen vary from region to region in sweetness, spices, raising method, texture and even name, sometimes being known as Pfefferkuchen or Honigkuchen. Most are sweetened with honey, strongly spiced and include nuts or candied fruit.

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Hummus & Roast Vegetable Pie

Hummus & Roast Vegetable Pie

by The Cook and Him November 26, 2019 1 Comment

The Cook & Him's combination of hummus (or ful nabed!) with roasted vegetables gives this delectable pie a rich creaminess, while camelina seeds provide a nutty crunch.

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Winter Vegetable Stew with Herb Dumplings

Winter Vegetable Stew with Emmer and Herby Fava Dumplings

by The Cook and Him October 30, 2019

This winter veg stew makes a hearty and warming supper for a cold dark evening, with nutty emmer grains and deliciously savoury fava bean flour dumplings. And at Halloween it's a great use for any surplus pumpkin flesh, far too good to waste!

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Caramelised Onion Ful Nabed with Smoked Quinoa Crackers

Caramelised Onion Ful Nabed with Smoked Quinoa Crackers

by The Cook and Him August 02, 2019

Food bloggers The Cook and Him created this wonderfully creamy ful nabed (just like hummus but made with ful or fava beans, not chickpeas) garnished with caramelised onion and accompanied with deliciously smoky quinoa and pea flour crackers.

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Amaretto and Prune Muffins

Amaretto and Prune Muffins

by Carol Kearns December 17, 2018

These indulgent muffins are perfect for the festive season. They've been created by Carol Kearns of The Art of Baking in a development of her wholesome but delicious Naked Barley Breakfast Muffin recipe, a transformation she describes along with a fashion tip for the Hodmedod team.

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Quinoa and Mincemeat Cookies

Quinoa and Mincemeat Cookies

by The Cook and Him December 08, 2018

For a deliciously different alternative to mince pies try these festive quinoa and mincemeat cookies from recipe blog supremos The Cook & Him.

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Festive Vegan Ginger Cake

Festive Vegan Ginger Cake

by The Cook and Him December 07, 2018

Fava bean flour and oat milk make for a deliciously moist and light ginger cake that’s vegan and naturally gluten-free. Full of Christmas spices it's a perfect festive treat. Another superb recipe from The Cook & Him.

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Sprouts with Walnuts, Shallots and Camelina Seeds

Sprouts with Walnuts, Shallots and Camelina Seeds

by The Cook and Him December 24, 2017

Just when you thought sprouts couldn't get any better, The Cook & Him come up with the inspired idea of combining them with nutty camelina seeds. Perfect for Christmas Day. Or any other day.

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Vegan Cranberry, Orange and Walnut Cake

Vegan Cranberry, Orange and Walnut Cake

by Carol Kearns December 18, 2017 4 Comments

A lovely, lighter vegan alternative to traditional rich and heavy Christmas fruit cake – but still full of Christmassy flavours like cranberries, orange, walnuts and spices. Another easy but delicious recipe from Carol Kearns of The Art of Baking blog.

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Gluten-free Quinoa and Apple Stuffing

Gluten-free Quinoa and Apple Stuffing

by The Cook and Him December 16, 2017

An alternative stuffing recipe that's gluten-free, vegan and absolutely delicious to boot.

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