Thirteen: A Social Enterprise

13 Teenagers working for a bright future

Thirteen Recipes

Pilau Rice

Pilau Rice

  Ingredients  4 garlic cloves 1 tbsp thirteen pilau masala 4 tbsp vegetable oil 1 large onion, chopped 1 large green pepper  3 cups rice ¼ cup ra...
Fried Berbere Chicken

Fried Berbere Chicken

Ingredients  1 (4 pound) chicken, cut into pieces 1 tsp Berbere 1 tsp salt  2 cups all-purpose flour for coating 2 quarts vegetable oi...
Pili Pili Plantains

Pili Pili Plantains

Ingredients 2 ripe plantains, peeled and sliced  1 tsp thirteen Pili Pili spice  salt Vegetable oil  Instructions  Put sliced plantains in a bowl ...
Summer Sausage Stew

Summer Sausage Stew

  SUMMER SAUSAGE STEW A fresh and tasty stew full of summer vegetables, savoury sausage and a zesty pop from Thirteen's Xawaash spice blend. Make a...
Pili Pili Summer Salad

Pili Pili Summer Salad

Pili Pili Summer Salad Why not add some Thirteen spice to your next salad dressing? For the salad: 5 cups of mixed salad greens 2 medium beet shr...
Xawaash Bajia

Xawaash Bajia

2 large potatoes sliced thinly  ½ cup gram flour (chickpea flour) 1-2 Thirteen Xawaash spice  ¼ cup or more fresh herbs coriander, parsle...

Blog posts

Thirteen's Fifth Cohort Graduation

Thirteen's Fifth Cohort Graduation

Congratulations to the 2019 fifth cohort program graduates! We wish them a great sense of accomplishment as they celebrate their hard work. We cele...
Thirteen Graduation

Thirteen Graduation

Congratulations to the 2018 Fall Cohort program graduates! We cannot say enough good things about this group. They have spent the past 4 months taking Thirteen's business to the next level.
Testimonials

Testimonials

"I've been a supporter of the 13: A Social Enterprise run out of Parkdale Food Centre since they started in August of 2015.  During that time I've...

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