Category Archives: Pumpkin – sweet and savory dishes

Vegan Creamy Pumpkin Pie

Although I’m vegetarian and not vegan, I do love trying new recipes and vegan ones always tempt me because I’m curious how they will come out. I came across this Vegan Pumpkin Pie and found it interesting because I’ve already … Continue reading

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Butternut-Squash and Rice salad (with a twist…)

Rice salad with butternut squash cubes (baked in the oven with a bit of olive oil till tender but still firm), chopped spring onions, chopped parsley, Fetta cheese cubes, lots of olive oil, FRESH lemon juice, toasted pumpkin seeds and…this … Continue reading

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My version of Pumpkin-shake/smoothie

I’m adding this to my Pumpkin Album (even though it should be categorized under “smoothies” as well): https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.410843402316888.94903.315981911803038&type=1 After steaming the pumpkin/squash (I’m not sure I even know the difference between the two), I used some of it to make … Continue reading

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Tirshi – spicy savory pumpkin salad/spread

Sephardic Jews who come from North African countries, such as Tunisia and Morocco, make this salad as an appetizer, along with many other salads, or as a side dish that accompanies couscous or as a spread inside a Tunisian fried … Continue reading

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