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Author Hayden, Georgina, author.

Title Nistisima : the secret to delicious vegan cooking from the Mediterranean and beyond / Georgina Hayden.

Publication Info. London : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2022.


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Main Library - Non Fiction  641.56362 HAYDEN    On Holdshelf
Description 303 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction -- Breaking bread, breaking fast -- Salads, dips and pickles -- Harvest -- seasonal vegetables -- Pantry -- pulses and grains -- Cakes, biscuits and puddings -- Sweet preserves and drinks -- Essentials and stockists.
Summary "No fads, no frills, just 120 vegan recipes that have stood the test of time from award-winning food writer Georgina Hayden, currently appearing on Channel 4's The Great Cookbook Challenge. Nistisima means fasting food - food eaten during Lent and other times of fasting observed by those of Orthodox faith. Mostly this involves giving up meat and dairy and instead using vegetables, pulses and grains to create easy, delicious dishes that all just happen to be vegan. In this book, Georgina draws on the history and culture around nistisimo cooking in the Mediterranean, Middle East and Eastern Europe to share the simple, nutritious and flavour-packed recipes at the heart of the practice, including: Salatet malfouf cabbage slaw; Briam ('Greek ratatouille'); Pumpkin, raisin and harissa pie; Kibbet el raheb, 'monks' soup'; Jewelled lentil moutzentra; Rizogalo rose rice pudding with roasted strawberries; Moustokouloura spiced grape, honey and chocolate biscuits. Whether you're vegan, vegetarian, or simply want to eat more plant-based food, Nistisima offers you tried and tested recipes that celebrate the very best of this tradition - all bursting with flavour and all surprisingly vegan"--Publisher's description.
Subject Vegan cooking.
Cooking, Mediterranean.
Cooking, Middle Eastern.
Cooking, Mediterranean. (OCoLC)fst01753394
Cooking, Middle Eastern. (OCoLC)fst01753397
Vegan cooking. (OCoLC)fst01754700
COOKING / Regional & Ethnic / Greek
COOKING / Vegetarian
Genre/Form Cookbooks. (OCoLC)fst01752725
Recipes. (OCoLC)fst01424190
Other Form: ebook version : 9781526630698
ISBN 9781526630681 (hbk.)
1526630680 (hbk.)
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