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Charcoal toothpaste 5 minutes

I've always liked making things from scratch, especially when i'm cooking. I enjoy the process, making it myself means that i can control the quality and quantity of each ingredient. In the last couple of years I've removed most pre-made cleaning and hygiene products from my life. I make my own shampoo, deodorant, toilet cleaner, kitchen cleaner... I also make my own toothpaste.
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Roasted yellow pepper pasta 30 minutes

This weekend I decided to make a batch of black pasta no better way to serve it than with some roasted yellow pepper sauce. The contrast between the yellow and black is crazy beautiful.
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Black burger buns 60 minutes

Simple black burger buns with white sesame seeds ready in under 1 hour! Made with bamboo charcoal powder.
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Black french toast 20 minutes

I baked a beautiful loaf of black sandwich bread JUST to use in this recipe. I mean doesn't the idea of black french toast sound amazing? With a banana-base and topped with freshly cut kiwi slices no less!
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Wakame savoury pie 60 minutes

While i did not intend on making this for Pi day i actually did make the recipe on march 14th. So I unintentionally contributed to the pi day celebration. You could say I'm 'unwillfully aware'. Awareness aside this savoury black-crusted quiche with a wakame cheesy filling is easy to make!
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Mango sesame rice pancakes 20 minutes

Worry not that gooey yellow mass is not cheese. It's pureed Mango! HO YES...! Black sesame rice pancakes with a generous dollop of mango because sometimes we all need a break from maple syrup.
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Sweet mock eel nigiri 50 minutes

I've had the image of a black nigiri on my mind for some time. It's been sitting there in my list of ideas for months couldn't think of anything original to top it off with. Then a little while ago i found out about Burmese tofu or \"Shan tofu\" and i went THAT! THAT'S what i need sitting on my black rice! Then voilĂ  the burmese tofu nigiri was born.
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Roasted beet lentils 60 minutes

I wasn't always a fan of beets i started to like it when I realized they were absolutely delicious oven-roasted. Since i've discovered this i've been making recipes with it almost every week. Including this simple and amazingly delicious beet sauce!
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Dark kimchi burger 30 minutes

I make kimchi at home every now and then I made a batch last week and was looking for ideas of recipes i could make with it. Then came the idea of a kimchi burger! Korean-style with a miso gochujang sauce and a lentil-based patty.
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Black gnocchi 60 minutes

A few weeks ago I asked people what they wanted to see me cook some of you asked for black gnocchi so here they are! Made completely from scratch... beautiful and black with a light and sweet sauce topped with fresh scallions and daikon!
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Basic black bread 140 minutes

Introducing my basic black bread recipe. This bread is super light and fluffy great for morning toast or sandwiches.
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