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Pink Pinether Smoothie

pinkpinether1It was on a gloomy morning in KL (Kuala Lumpur) a couple of weeks back when I first came up with this super sexy smoothie recipe.  It was a ridiculously grey day so I decided that  a pop of color would nicely brighten up my mood.  And obviously – nothing beats pink. Continue reading

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5-minute Asian Sprouted Lentil Salad

DSC02775One day last week while on a mission to complete my hectic to-do-list, I had to throw together a super speedy  and simple lunch to eat on the go.  While rummaging through my freshly stocked fridge I found a box of organic sprouted lentils.  Yes. Continue reading

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Mango & Kiwi Cashew Cream Parfait

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So here we are at the finale of The Mango Series.  Now that I’ve shared both a main dish recipe as well as one refreshingly healthy drink, it’s time for a delicious treat. Continue reading

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Mango Immunity Lassi

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Last week I began a 3-part Mango Series here on A Skinny Dish. Along with a deliciously healthy Coconut-crusted Tofu w/ Mango Salsa recipe post, I listed out a number of health benefits which should have convinced you to stock up on some Mangos now while they’re in season.
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Nutella Chocolate Milk

nutella milk 2 Greetings from Bangkok, Thailand! I came back to visit my home town since last week just in time for the water festival along with the blistering heat. So a few days ago after desperately craving for cold drink (as a typical Indian would say), I made my self a chilled glass of Nutella chocolate milk from the hazelnuts I soaked from the previous night. Continue reading

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Icy Mint Raw Chocolate Cups

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Having had a few handfuls of fresh mint leaves and baby spinach left in the fridge along with a new packet of Cacao Butter from my favourite superfood brand Be Super Natural, it was time to make some yummy raw chocolates. For those of you thinking ‘hold up, chocolate and spinach in the same sentence?’, yes – I did just say that. Continue reading

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Zucchini ‘Pasta’ w/ Walnut-Pesto Sauce

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A few weeks ago I bought this really cool spiralizer that turns vegetables like potato, butternut squash & zucchini into ‘noodles’. I finally came around to experimenting and the result? A healthier, vegan, grain-free and gluten-free alternative to standard pasta that’s much lower in carbs! Continue reading

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Glow-riously Green Super Smoothie

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Since this past Monday was St. Patrick’s day, I decided to have my own little commemoration despite the fact that I have no Irish in me whatsoever. But hey, nothing wrong with getting into the spirit of things right? I did not wear any shamrock nor was I downing any bubbly Irish brew – but I did ‘Go Green’. Unlike a few years ago when I was pub-hopping in my ‘Kiss me I’m Irish’ tee just for some kicks, this year was a little – well a lot- different. It was still very much green only it took place in my kitchen with me in an apron. Continue reading

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Raw Chocolate with Raspberry Cream

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So let me first kick start today by wishing you a very Happy Valentine’s Day. I hope your day is filled with red roses, cozy cuddles, electrifying kisses and romantic escapades. I may not be able to grant you these heart-stirring gifts, but I’ve got something way sweeter that you’re going to love even if mushy is not your thing. Continue reading