Gentle Christian Mothers Community
 
Random Quotes from Wise Mamas

~* Please help keep GCM free by using our
Amazon.com affiliate link. Thank you! *~


Go Back   Gentle Christian Mothers Community > Blessing our Family > The Cookbook (Recipes, Cooking, & Food Prep) *Public*
Forgot Password? Join Us!

The Cookbook (Recipes, Cooking, & Food Prep) *Public* You can share recipes here, talk about "what's for dinner," and ask all sorts of questions related to cooking and food preparation.
A public forum.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-16-2019, 11:27 PM   #16
Vicki_T
Rose Trellis
 
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: UK
Posts: 3,429
Vicki_T has a brilliant futureVicki_T has a brilliant futureVicki_T has a brilliant futureVicki_T has a brilliant futureVicki_T has a brilliant futureVicki_T has a brilliant futureVicki_T has a brilliant futureVicki_T has a brilliant futureVicki_T has a brilliant futureVicki_T has a brilliant futureVicki_T has a brilliant future
Default Re: Falafel!

Quote:
Originally Posted by ViolaMum View Post
YES!! I made them for years with canned beans, because, well, that's what all the recipes said to do. But they NEVER , EVER tasted like the falafel stands. Or our favorite Middle Eastern restaurant. The texture was always off. I usually baked them, tried frying once or twice and they just fell apart. So I gave up.

Then I taught a Cooking Around the World class at our homeschool co-op a couple of years ago. As I was doing my research, I found a couple of ethnic cookbooks that used dried beans in falafel. I tried it out and the difference was astounding. It was one of those "Eureka!" moments for me.
That's useful - thank you!
Vicki_T is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Today, 10:54 AM   #17
bananacake
Rose Garden
 
I Am A BananaCake
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Northeast US
Posts: 24,456
bananacake has a reputation beyond reputebananacake has a reputation beyond reputebananacake has a reputation beyond reputebananacake has a reputation beyond reputebananacake has a reputation beyond reputebananacake has a reputation beyond reputebananacake has a reputation beyond reputebananacake has a reputation beyond reputebananacake has a reputation beyond reputebananacake has a reputation beyond reputebananacake has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Falafel!

Quote:
Originally Posted by knitlove View Post
This is really e to know. I am excited to try it with soaked but not canned beans.

What allcant you eat in it the wheat? Can you do the egg?

Sent from my Pixel 2 XL using Tapatalk
We used GF bread, but I can't do eggs.

It's not at all authentic to use egg or bread But I won't deep fry them, simply because that's way too much work and wasted oil So I needed another option.
__________________
Rev. BK
Married for 16 years
Homeschooling 2 boys, 9 1/2 & 11 3/4
Baby girl, 4 1/2
Pebble baby 01/09
"Almost mom" to a young man we raised from his teenage years - he's 31 now & engaged
bananacake is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Today, 11:03 AM   #18
knitlove
Rose Garden
 
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Vermont
Posts: 15,668
knitlove has a reputation beyond reputeknitlove has a reputation beyond reputeknitlove has a reputation beyond reputeknitlove has a reputation beyond reputeknitlove has a reputation beyond reputeknitlove has a reputation beyond reputeknitlove has a reputation beyond reputeknitlove has a reputation beyond reputeknitlove has a reputation beyond reputeknitlove has a reputation beyond reputeknitlove has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Falafel!

The one time I made falafel work. I cooked it in my waffel maker it was great! Waffled falafel!

Sent from my Pixel 2 XL using Tapatalk
__________________
Wife to a wonderful DH for 17 years.
Momma to my 29 weeker Early Bird who is ten
and my little Wiggle Worm born 33 weeks who is six.
How do I suddenly not have any little girls!
knitlove is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:37 PM.


A variety of opinions and ideas are shared on GCM. Personal experiences, suggestions, and tips found here are in no way intended to substitute for medical counsel from a healthcare professional. Always use your own good judgement and seek professional advice when in doubt about a health concern.

Amazon.com affiliate link

Copyright 1997-2017 by Gentle Christian Mothers™
An alternative-minded, evangelical Christian community supporting attachment parenting and natural living.

Do not post content elsewhere.
http://www.gentlechristianmothers.com/community/

Some smilies created and copyrighted by Mazeguy.
Some smilies and avatars created and copyrighted by flowermama and children -- do not use elsewhere.

Soli Deo Gloria
To God only wise, be glory through Jesus Christ for ever. Amen. ~ Romans 16:27 (KJV)

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.3
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.