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Plantain Brownies

I came across this tasty alternative brownie recipe when researching baking uses of plantain (cooking banana). Without the need for any type of flour (unlike the Avocado Brownies which require coconut ...
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Pureed dates

Date Purée

From dried dates to date purée Dried dates will keep for about 6 months in an airtight container in the cupboard and up to a year after their "best by date" if ...
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Plantain Curry

Plantain Curry

I'm not sure how I came across this recipe on The Guardian website but it became the first of my Dinner of the Month in July. I first made it ...
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Green Plantain Tortilla Chips

Plantain is a good, starchy alternative to flour in many baked recipes and for some it does not matter whether ripe (yellow) or unripe (green) plantains are used. In this ...
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Sesame Tahini

I found this easy homemade recipe on Pop Sugar and I use it in sweet potato hummus recipe. Sesame Tahini Author: http://www.popsugar.com Prep time: 5 mins Cook time: 20 mins ...
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Spicy Sweet Poatato Hummus

Sweet Potato Hummus

This recipe is from Cookie and Kate without any modification. It's spicy and yummy (as is) and was a hit at a recent birthday party. It goes very well with ...
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Mini Banana Pancakes

Originally a paleo granola pancake recipe, this works perfectly without the granola. In fact you can add your own crunchy pieces (nuts, seeds, cacao nibs) or none at all (photo ...
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Mini Butternut Squash Pizzas

The first time I tried making this recipe (sourced from Empowered Sustenance) was for a party that I was hosting. Considering how long it took to prepare the squash (be ...
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Dark Chocolate Chia Banana Bread

Although this isn't much different from the original recipe that I found on PaleoOMG.com, I've made several versions including cupcakes with an experimental raspberry frosting made from avocado. The original ...
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Almond Milk and Almond Meal/Flour

When I was working regularly in an office, in a 9-5 job, I used to buy almond milk from the supermarket/health food shop. A friend used to try and tell ...
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