Thirteen: A Social Enterprise - Recipe Blog

Xawaash Bajia

Xawaash Bajia

2 large potatoes sliced thinly  ½ cup gram flour 1-2 Thirteen Xawaash spice  ¼ cup or more fresh herbs coriander, parsley or cilantro 1...

Thirteen Spiced Corn-on-the-Cob

Thirteen Spiced Corn-on-the-Cob

Nothing says summer like corn on the cob! Try adding Thirteen’s spices to this summer classic and you won’t look back. We made ours with Berbere, b...

Berbere Jackfruit Tacos

Berbere Jackfruit Tacos

Jackfruit makes a perfect meatless taco filling and it is even better when it is spiced up with our Berbere. We served ours with a cucumber colesla...

Stone fruit Shaved Zucchini Salad (PiliPili infused oil)

Stone fruit Shaved Zucchini Salad (PiliPili infused oil)

Ingredient  1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil 1 fresh stone fruit (peaches) 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 1 teaspoon coarse kosher salt 2 po...

Spiced Thirteen pita chips

Spiced Thirteen pita chips

ingredients  pita bread cut into 8 wedges  1/8 cup canola oil 1 teaspoon salt  2 table spoons thirteen spice  instructions Preheat the oven to a...

berbere Beef Stew

berbere Beef Stew

At Parkdale Food Centre and Thirteen A Social Enterprise, we use food as a tool to share culture, build community and learn from each other. one of...

Xawaash Sambusa

Xawaash Sambusa

Is it samosa or Sambusa? Well you can call it whatever you'd like! In the video below we are showing you how to make Sambusa's from scratch! If you...

Easy Baked Pita Chips!

Easy Baked Pita Chips!

We used this recipe, paired with our yogurt dips, as an easy way to show case our spices to the Dragons Den producers. We had to make something quickly in the morning before our auditions and these took max 10 minutes!! You can also make the chips a day in advance and they are good to go the next day. 

Deb's Crispy Spicy Chickpeas

Deb's Crispy Spicy Chickpeas

The Can't Stop, Won't Stop, Don't feel guilty about not stopping, Anytime, all the time, snack, for everyone!!

Oven Baked Falafel

Oven Baked Falafel 1/3 cup of rolled oats 1 small onion, roughly chopped 3 cloves of garlic, roughly chopped 1/2 cup loosely packed Parsley, leave...

Spiced Yogurt Dip

Spiced Yogurt Dip

Ingredients: 2 cups plain thick yogurt ½ - 2 Tbsp any 13 spice mix (depending on spice preference) ½ tsp salt 1 clove of garlic, minced (optional...