Falafel with Skillet Flatbreads

Falafel nestled in warm flatbreads, fresh from the pan, then smothered with tzatziki sauce. Simply put, the best meal on Earth. I do not lie.

Falafel are deep fried delights made of chickpeas. With a crunchy crust and soft insides, there are no words to quite describe the flavor. They have a uniqueness all their own. And are easily the best way I know to prepare chickpeas…. 

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Chickpea and Feta Pasta Salad

A pasta salad full of all that is right in this world! With feta cheese, chickpeas, capers, roasted red peppers, zucchini, fresh herbs and a light and lemony dressing…this one is for the haters. You know who you are. When you hear pasta salad you think of that gloppy, sour stuff you had growing up. This is not that!

I like to believe I can convert people into liking loving food they won’t normally touch with a ten foot pole…. 

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Spicy Roasted Chickpeas

I’m a latecomer to the roasted chickpea party! They took the blog world by storm a while back and I foolishly hesitated to make them. While everyone around me was gushing about how good they were I ignored their claims, even though I am a chickpea lover through and through.

Now it’s my turn to rave about these nutty, little, golden nuggets of joy!… 

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Curried Chickpea and Cauliflower Couscous

Deliciously-hearty, curried, whole-grain couscous packed with all the goodness of chickpeas, cauliflower, spinach, golden raisins and almonds.

I made it twice in as many days; the first I shared, the second I didn’t. I greedily ate the leftovers at all hours of the day and night. It made me deliriously happy for days on end…. 

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