In full colour, 80 easy to prepare healthy tasty recipes for lunch or dinner for the family using Mediterranean and South Asian flavours.
Many recipes have been adapted from traditional Greek recipes... More > and made healthier by reducing the calories, fat, carbs and many are naturally gluten free. Therefore most recipes are suitable for weight control, for people with diabetes, high cholesterol and celiac disease. It is recommended we eat 1-2 vegetarian meals a week so over 30 delicious meat‐free recipes are included. Recipes have been developed by Dr Kouris using knowledge gained from her Greek mother and mother-in-law, her research on the mediterranean diet and the latest nutrition research, especially on preferred cooking methods (more stews less grills) and use of herbs and spices (especially oregano and turmeric for their anti-inflammatory properties). The book includes a simple guide for a preferred weekly menu and a 'plate' guide for food portions. Forward by Professor Mark Wahlqvist AO.< Less