Three Ways with Chickpeas

…having a heap more meat free dishes is always great. I could genuinely live on vegetables and cheese. As with many legumes, chickpeas are pretty bland, but a great staple…

Roasted Garlic Hummus

…roasting of the cloves, raw garlic would be a lot more intense. But how can you make a delicious smooth hummus at home? My trick is to pre-boil the chickpeas

Beetroot Falafel

…benefits are due to their high content of inorganic nitrates. Use dried chickpeas instead of canned. Canned chickpeas contain too much water, changing the texture of the falafel. Beetroot Falafel…

Butternut Squash and Chickpea Curry

…shop in my opinion. In fact most of the ingredients in this recipe are my cupboard essentials. I’ll always have tinned tomatoes, chickpeas and coconut milk. I also have a…