Thirteen: A Social Enterprise - Recipe Blog

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...

Pili Pili Chicken

Pili Pili Chicken

Our second cooking video, taught to you by Immaculate, Elham and Libin. With the help of HotShoe!  

Pasta with Xawaash Cream Sauce

Pasta with Xawaash Cream Sauce

Enjoy this delicious pasta with Xawaash cream sauce. A recipe that is sure to warm your soul in quick, easy to follow steps.

Beef Tibs

Beef Tibs

Ethiopian Beef Tibs with Berbere Spice

OCDSB Ethiopian Cooking Workshop - Misr Wat

OCDSB Ethiopian Cooking Workshop - Misr Wat

 Our very own Elham and Libin lead an Ethiopian cooking workshop with OCDSB teachers an an equity themed PD day. They made Misr Wat and Beef Tibs, two Ethiopian dishes with Berbere spice.

Citrus Chicken Kebabs

Citrus Chicken Kebabs

BBQ season is here! Xawaash chicken Kebob recipe

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 Chicken Pot Pie

Deb's Chicken Pot Pie

We used this recipe in our in house cooking Workshop. Deb taught us how to lead a workshop, chop onions properly and instruct people how to use our spices. We made 4 different Pot Pies, each with a different spice! Try all of them or choose your favourite!!

Enjoy!

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!!

Beef Pilau

Beef Pilau

2 tbsp oil 300 grams beef cubes 2 medium onions, chopped 2 medium carrots, grated 1 1/2 tbsp pilau masala spice blend 1 1/2 cups hot water (...

DoroWatt Berbere

DoroWatt Berbere

Doro Watt (Ethiopian Spicy Berbere Chicken in Sauce) Serves 4-8   4 chicken legs, separated into thighs and drumsticks1 Tbsp. lemon juice 1 tsp. o...

Berbere Chicken with Ethiopian Lentils

Berbere Chicken with Ethiopian Lentils

  1 cup French Green, Indigo or Beluga Caviar lentils (do not use a split lentil) 3 cups water 2 cups diced onions 5 cloves garlic, minced 1 tabl...