Baked Rice Pudding

Everyone just loves baked rice pudding as it is just so reminiscent of childhood, is ridiculously easy to prepare, comforting and delicious. You can serve the rice pudding as is, or for dessert add a drizzle of cream or have it for breakfast accompanied with poached fruit. Start this recipe the day before to soak…

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Flourless Harvest Loaf

Beautiful fragrant spices and lots of Autumnal zucchini, apples and carrot make this grain-free bread so moist and delicious. It is lovely toasted and buttered for breakfast or serve a slice alongside a pot of your favourite tea for the perfect morning break.    

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Slow Roast Lamb Shoulder

One of the nicest things about having to stay at home due to the coronavirus lockdown is having lots of time to cook lovely, nourishing slow cooked meals for your family. This lamb will be the most tender, incredibly flavoursome roast you’ve ever had. We love to accompany it with crispy roast potatoes, a Greek…

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Lentil and Mushroom Ragu

This hearty vegan sauce is incredibly easy to make and seriously delicious. Filled with lots of veggies and protein-rich lentils it is also super healthy. Make a big pot as it both reheats and freezes very well and the whole family will love it! You can use any kind of lentils you prefer, even tinned…

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Summer Fruit Macadamia Crumble

This summer crumble recipe is such a delicious way of using up any soft or slightly marked fruit you have happen to have in your fruit bowl. With a crunchy macadamia gluten and grain-free topping that is naturally sweetened with coconut sugar, you can use any combination of your favourite summery fruits, including peaches, nectarines,…

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Raw Vegan Christmas Cake

A healthy Christmas cake that is raw, vegan, grain-free, gluten-free and has no added sweetener.  It is made with a delightful mixture of spices, dried fruits, nuts and orange zest for a lovely festive dessert and is quite reminiscent of a panforte.You will also just love how quick and easy it is to make. You…

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Broccamole: Broccoli Guacamole

Broccamole, the love child of broccoli and guacamole, is so very deliciously creamy and filled to the brim with healthy fats and vitamins. Serve it as a dip with crackers, tortilla chips or veggie sticks, spread it over toast or a sandwich, alongside Mexican dishes, tossed through noodles or pasta, with eggs for breakfast, or…

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Carrot Soup with Hazelnut Dukkah

A sprinkle of hazelnut dukkah, a beautifully aromatic and incredibly delicious Middle Eastern blend of seeds, spices and nuts, adds so much flavour this simple and easy-to-make carrot soup. Any leftover dukkah can be stored in a glass jar in your pantry. It is very lovely sprinkled over eggs; over grilled or roasted vegetables, salads…

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Spiced Slow-Cooked Lamb Shanks

I have been making these spiced lamb shanks, based on a dish from Jamie Oliver’s first ever cookbook, every winter for 10 years and they are always perfectly tender, delicious and aromatic. Cooking lamb long and slow on the bone makes for the most nutritious and tasty dish, with the anchovies adding a beautiful depth…

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Fragrant Spiced Chicken with Cardamom Rice

This is my family’s absolute favourite chicken and rice dish. It is a marvellous one pan casserole of fragrantly spiced basmati rice with delicious braised chicken pieces, lots of fragrant herbs and a lovely minted yoghurt sauce. Inspired by a dish from Ottolenghi’s wonderful cookbook Jersusalem, your family will love it too. You will need…

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Jamaican Barbecued Jerk Chicken

For a wonderfully easy barbecue simply marinate organic chicken in a flavour-packed spice mix, add some lovely fresh salads and buttery corn on the cob to create a delicious and healthy Caribbean feast. We love serving Jerk chicken with both a shaved cabbage salad and a big green leaf and avocado salad. To cook corn…

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Miso Sesame Eggplant

Easy and simple to prepare, these delicious eggplants showcase a lovely sweet, salty, umami-rich miso glaze that is packed with flavour. We recommend using Meru Miso in this dish, as Meru make the most beautiful organic, Australian-made, small-batch products that are a powerhouse of prebiotics, probiotic bacteria and enzymes. Serve the eggplants alongside the Green…

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Apple, Almond and Ricotta Cake

This gorgeous moist and light cake is both flourless, gluten free and refined-sugar free. It is charmingly rustic and a delightful crowd pleaser. Serve it with a dollop of creme fraiche, cream or thick yoghurt for the perfect afternoon tea. The recipe is inspired by similar ones from the Gourmet Traveller and Epicurious websites.  …

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Tuscan Vegetable Soup

This simple but very delicious Italian soup is filled with veggies and enriched with a stracciatella mixture of eggs, finely grated cheese and parsley. Stirred through at the end it gives the soup added protein, extra nutrition, a velvety texture and lots of flavour. The soup reheats and freezes very well so if you make…

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Fennel Frond Pesto

I love cooking with fennel but for years have been searching for a delicious way to use the plentiful beautiful green fronds that top them. With their lovely sweet aniseed flavour it seems such a waste to throw them away. This pesto is such a wonderful way of using up those fennel tops and is…

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Miso Caramel Slice

We are very excited to have a guest recipe today from the lovely Meagan from Meru Miso. If you haven’t yet tried Meru’s range of organic, Australian-made, small-batch products you should as they are incredibly delicious as well as a powerhouse of prebiotics, probiotic bacteria and enzymes. Using Meru Sweet White Miso in this caramel…

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Flu Fighting Elixir

Ward off colds and flus this winter with this easily prepared nurturing tonic. Bone broth is a magic potion filled with immune-boosting vitamins and minerals, as well as powerful gut-healing properties. A healthy gut, with a wealth of good bacteria, is a key aspect of optimal immune function. Ginger and turmeric are both anti-inflammatory and antiseptic,…

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Spiced Apple and Cinnamon Muffins

Apples so just good at this time of year, the ultimate autumnal fruit, so it is a great idea to find as many ways to enjoy them as you can. These delicious muffins are free from grains, gluten and refined-sugar, as well as paleo friendly. Fragrant with spices and moist with delicious organic apple, you…

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