Miso Eggplants

Miso Eggplants

The oven roasted veggie addiction is back ! As soon as the heatwave was over, I was craving roasted veggies and obviously, I went for my favourite summer season veggie: eggplants! To change from traditional oven roasted vegetables, and also because eggplants are not best simply being roasted, I decided to season it and particularly enjoy the miso and eggplants combination. This recipe origins from Japan traditionally called Nasu Dengaku, and trust me this is to die for. This is a perfect side for any asian inspired meals, and can be added to various dishes: rice or noodle based are the perfect match.

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Crispy Green Beans with Parsley Tahini “Butter”

Crispy Green Beans with Parsley Tahini “Butter”

Oven roasted green beans may sound boring at first, but trust me it’s very hard to resist once you’ve tried it! These make such a great and healthy side dish to change from fries or another crispy vegetable. I currently so obsessed with oven roasted veggies as it gives a whole new dimension to the original taste which can a great tip if some of your family member don’t really appreciate greens. It makes it funnier and much more versatile in terms of seasoning. To bring a rich texture to the charred beans, I came up with the idea of a vegan butter which is just perfect for summer, loaded with fresh parsley and tahini based for a crazy buttery texture.

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Roasted Fennel

Roasted Fennel

Summer is finally here in Paris and we’ll have a very intense heatwave in the next days, so today is meal-prep for the week so I don’t heat up my apartment while it’s already difficult to keep it cool! So that means not a lot of cooking or baking for the upcoming week… I have started getting vegetables ready as you may have noticed that I’m not fond of eating raw. First on the list, these super flavourful roasted fennel wedges which are very nice to top up a salad or paired with a piece of meat.

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