2 posts tagged carrots

Raw carrot cake

With Stockholm experiencing some unseasonably warm weather, it felt like the perfect time to make a raw dish. And seeing as how it's been awhile since I've made a dessert, I thought I'd treat you to some raw carrot cake! While carrots (and many other vegetables) are available to most of us year round, I still think of this time of year as harvest time - especially for small, backyard gardeners. There are certainly a whole lot of things you can do with carrots, but I think you'll agree ... Continue Reading

Irish seitan stew and colcannon

When I first moved to Brighton, England I would often tell people I met that I was 25% Irish and 25% Scottish. I was trying to let them know that we had something in common and that I wasn't as alien as I might seem. Few people were impressed or had much to say about this at all. Then one day at my local pub, and old man said to me, "Son, it's pretty clear to me that you are 110% American. You might want to try saying 'my ancestors came from Ireland and Scotland' instead." As he took a sip ... Continue Reading