MID WINTER Goodies, Grains, Lentils, Breads and More for Winter Sustenance | Seasonal Cookings

Inspiration for Healthy Mid Winter Living

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Coats and jackets are de rigor now. So too scarves, gloves and thick tights. The weather is cold and wet. Food is filling and warming. Lentils and beans feature more prominently.

Enjoy some Beans and Lentils as well as Pasta and Other Inspiration for Mid Winter. You can also browse:

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Goodies, Grains, Lentils, Breads and More for Mid Winter Sustenance

Lentils and Grains

Adzuki Bean

Red Rice and Adzuki Bean Congee | Japanese | Vegetarian | A Life Time of Cooking

Adzuki Beans with Red Rice and Mushrooms


Toasted Barley with Pistachios and Raisins, with Yoghurt-Tahini Dressing

Barley and Yoghurt Soup

Barley and Red Kidney Beans

Beluga Lentils

Spicy Beluga Lentils | Black Lentils with Yoghurt

Brown Lentils

Lentils and Orzo with Caramelised Onions

Burghul – Bulgar

Broad Bean, Bulgur and Red Cabbage Kofta

Butter Beans – Lima Beans

Creamy Baked Lima Beans with Celery

Cannellini Beans

White Bean, Sage and Garlic Spread, Dip or Puree

Channa Lentils | Yellow Split Peas

Afghani Quince and Split Pea Stew

Chickpeas and Chickpea Flour

Chickpea and Burghul Soup

Pea and Mint Croquettes in Chickpea Flour Batter

Du Puy Lentils

Puy Lentils with Ragout of Mushrooms and Preserved Lemon

Fava Beans – Dried

Fava Bean Soup with Turmeric and Herbs | Dried Broad Bean Soup


Green Beans with Freekeh, Walnuts and Tahini

Haricot Beans

White Bean Salad with Tahini

Roasted Cauliflower and White Bean Puree | Dip | Spread

Horse Gram

Puy Lentil and Aubergine Stew

Kidney Beans

Whole Urad and Rajma Dal

Lotus Seeds

Palak Makhana Recipe


Baked Millet with Ginger Pumpkin and Daikon

Mung Dal

Kancha Mung Dal

Mung and Masoor Dal from Assam




Indian Porridge


Polenta Crisps with Avocado and Yoghurt


Quinoa Salad with Oranges

Red Lentils | Masoor Dal

Masoor Dal with Green Chillies

Toor Dal

Dal tadka | Punjabi Toor Dal


Turtle Beans

Turtle Bean Soup

Urad Lentils

Mah ki Dal | Urad | Indian | Vegetarian | A Life Time of Cooking


Roasted Cauliflower and Cracked Wheat Kitchari

White Beans

Fennel, and Potato with White Beans and Garlic

Rice Dishes


Parsnip Risotto with Parsnip and Rosemary

Risotto with Mushrooms

Black Rice

Mushrooms with Black Glutinous Rice

Rice Congee

Congee Bowls

Mixed Rice Dishes

Rice and Cauliflower Pilaf

Kitchari, Bisibelebhath, Congee and Similar Dishes


Parsi Kitchari


Kanda Poha | Indian | Vegetarian | A Life Time of Cooking

Rice Desserts

Warm Rice Pudding with Walnuts and Orange Sauce

Sago and Rice Vermicelli

Parsi Sev | Payasam


Roasted Beetroot and Roasted Garlic Salad with Walnuts

Pasta and Noodles

Olive Leaf Pasta

Baked Pasta with Cabbage and Cheese


Thai Silken Tofu with Bean Sprouts and Broth



BBQ cooked Foccacia


Cheese Toast

Flatbread and Dosa

Mung Bean Flour Mini Dosa | Mung Bean Fritter

Griddle Scones

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