Category Archives: actual chickpeas

Hummus, my way

It seems weird I haven’t done a hummus recipe yet, but 18saughtonmains is the default hummus maker around here and although he has promised to post his recipe, he hasn’t got around to it yet. So here is mine, inspired … Continue reading

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Review: National Museum of Scotland

I seem to remember that before this closed, it was the Royal Museum, but as a bit of a republican I can’t say I’m unhappy about the change. Since the museum reopened we’ve been there most weeks as both the … Continue reading

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Butternut Squash and Chickpea Salad

I made this exactly as Smitten Kitchen directs. But with bigger pieces, so I should have roasted the squash for longer.  The chickpeas combined with the tahini dressing made it a bit like deconstructed hummus with squash but I see … Continue reading

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Chickpea mash. Totally different from hummus. Honest. With bonus velvety spinach.

This was dinner the other night.  A slight variation on one of the meals in the autumn section of Sophie Grigson’s Feasts for a Fiver – another one of my library recipe books.  I tend to find Grigson’s recipes a … Continue reading

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Che’s falafel wrap with hummus

I was planning to check out how the new museum is for milk free ease, but the balcony cafe was far too busy to manage by myself with a mobile toddler and the table service brasserie in the basement was … Continue reading

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