Pumpkin Season – Yummy Casserole

Yes – it’s still pumpkin season, so here’s a hearty and warming pumpkin-apple casserole to enjoy. This is even a Thanksgiving-worthy Recipe!

You will need:
1 egg
1 serving of pumpkin
1 apple
Spices: cinnamon, caraway seeds, salt & pepper, chili, curry powder, some fiery paprika powder, fresh parsley
75 ml vegetable stock

Preparation:
Wash pumpkin, remove seeds and cut into 2 cm (3/4″) thick slices and halve them again. Wash apple, remove the seeds and cut into thin slices. If you’re allowed to use oil, grease a small fireproof casserole dish with some oil, otherwise layer pumpkin and apple slices without the oil. Season everything well with the spices. Add the vegetable stock and cook in the oven at 175°C (350°F) for about 20 minutes. After 20 minutes whip the egg, season to taste and add chopped parsley. Add a little water to the egg and pour it over the pumpkin and apple slices. Bake again for 20 minutes. Enjoy!

MB 11-19 - Kuerbis

Happy Halloween

Today it’s time to say “Trick or Treat” again. Have a spooky Halloween night with some creepy fun! To make Halloween a real treat, we recommend these pumpkin fries with blood orange dip.

Ingredients:
1 serving vegetables (pumpkin, avocado)
1 serving blood orange
olive oil
Spices: sea salt, paprika, curry, freshly ground pepper, freshly chopped rosemary, fresh parsley

Preparation:
Preheat the oven to 250°C (480°F) for the pumpkin fries. Wash pumpkin, cut in half, remove seeds. Quarter the pumpkin and cut into fries shape. 

Season the fries with sea salt, rosemary, paprika and curry powder and mix with a tablespoon of oil. Place the fries on a baking tray covered with baking paper and bake on the top shelf for approx. 18 minutes until the fries are lightly browned. 

Blood orange dip:
Wash the blood orange in hot water and dry. Puree the avocado pulp with some freshly grated orange peel and orange juice.
Season to taste with salt, pepper and freshly chopped parsley.

MB 10-31 Halloween-Meal

Pumpkin Gratin Recipe

MB 10-04 - pumpkin

Here is another wonderful pumpkin recipe: Pumpkin gratin is a real culinary delight:

Ingredients:
1 serving mozzarella
1 serving vegetables (pumpkin, spring onions)
Spices: salt, freshly ground pepper, curry

Preparation:
Wash and clean the vegetables and cut them into slices or fine rings. Cut mozzarella into thin slices. Put the pumpkin slices into a casserole and season to taste. Bake in the oven at 200°C (395°F) for about 15 minutes. Cover with mozzarella and bake for another 5 minutes. Sprinkle with spring onions. Enjoy!

Stuffed Bell Peppers

Our pumpkin filling for stuffed bell peppers (phase 2 w/o oil) – a delicious vegetable power.

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Ingredients:
1 portion of vegetables (including one bell pepper, onion and pumpkin)
1 small clove of garlic
1 serving mozzarella cheese
spices: salt, pepper

Preparation:
Wash the bell pepper, scoop out the stem and seeds generously. Peel and dice the onion. Wash, clean, peel, blanch and chop the pumpkin into small cubes.
Heat a pan with 1 TBsp. of water and sauté the diced onion until translucent. Those who are already in phase 2 with oil, should use oil instead of water. Peel the garlic, press through a garlic press and add to the onion. Add the pumpkin, salt and pepper. Gently stir-fry until soft. Carefully fill the bell pepper. Finally, add the mozzarella and toast in a toaster oven (or oven) until the cheese melts and bubbles. Enjoy!

Pumpkin Soup – Classic Fall Recipe!

MB 09-28-2019

Pumpkin soup is a real classic in fall. With this recipe you can cook a simple variation, which you can reinvent time and again with difference combinations of herbs and spices. Serve immediately and enjoy!

Ingredients:
1 serving pumpkin
1 tbsp. chopped onions
1 chopped garlic clove
Salt , freshly ground pepper
300 ml vegetable broth
Rapeseed oil

Preparation: Brown the onions and garlic in oil, sauté the washed, seeded and chopped pumpkin for about 5 minutes and season with salt and pepper. Add vegetable broth and gently simmer for 20 minutes. Purée and season to taste. The soup can be enhanced with some coconut milk (in later Phases, when close to goal). 

Depending on your liking and taste, you can add different combinations of ginger, lemongrass, rosemary, curry or other delicious herbs and spices and season with salt and pepper. Delicious!