Tag: vegan

CAULIFLOWER RICE SALAD

CAULIFLOWER RICE SALAD

Cauliflower rice is the perfect substitute for regular white rice, cous cous or pasta. In fact, it has a more interesting texture and flavour than ordinary carbs. and makes a nice alternative if you want to try something different. For me, this sort of recipe […]

CHILI AND GARLIC ROASTED BROCCOLI

CHILI AND GARLIC ROASTED BROCCOLI

This chili and garlic roasted broccoli recipe is for those days when you are fully committed to being healthy. You’re avoiding alcohol and sugar, you’re exercising regularly and you want something light, nourishing and tasty so you can binge on chocolate later to help you […]

QUICK MEAL: Chili and Spinach Noodles

QUICK MEAL: Chili and Spinach Noodles

For anyone who’s been out on the lash and had one too many libations, these chili spinach noodles are the perfect hangover breakfast. They take minutes to whip up, require zero brain activity to prepare, and will nicely soak up any excess booze. I recently […]

RECIPE: Vegetarian Thai Green Curry

RECIPE: Vegetarian Thai Green Curry

When I’m cooking Thai curry the house comes alive with the fragrant smells of lemongrass, ginger and coconut. It’s wonderful, especially on a hot day when all the windows and doors are open and a warm breeze filters through the house, picking up the delicious […]

SOCCA: Gluten-Free Chickpea Pancakes

SOCCA: Gluten-Free Chickpea Pancakes

This traditional Nicoise type pancake is usually served as an accompaniment to beer in a bar. Made from chickpea flour and then baked in a huge stone pizza oven, socca is served cut into jagged pieces with a drizzle of olive oil and plenty of […]

Homemade Minestrone Soup Recipe

Homemade Minestrone Soup Recipe

I love homemade minestrone soup, but with so many different pre-made options around I feel homemade soup is quickly becoming a lost art. People often tell me that they don’t have time to cook, or don’t like the time it takes to prepare food so […]

Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Garlic and Chili Glaze

Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Garlic and Chili Glaze

When you’re on a tight food budget this is one of the cheapest and most delicious things to eat. This whole roasted cauliflower is simply delicious – crispy on the outside and soft beneath its spicy shell, I love pulling off individual florets and dunking […]

RECIPE: Brown Rice Stuffed Peppers

RECIPE: Brown Rice Stuffed Peppers

There’s something very retro about humble stuffed peppers. Admittedly,  it’s a bit of a Ready Steady Cook holdall for everything in your pantry, however, if you can restrain the urge to use every vegetable under the sun, this is a delightfully simple and tasty supper […]

Cabbage Salad with WAFU dressing

Cabbage Salad with WAFU dressing

There’s nothing like spending a warm Saturday afternoon in the garden with friends gathered round, drinks flowing and the barbeque fired up ready to grill a few chops and eating this delicious Japanese cabbage salad. Growing up, Dad ran a small barbeque business called Food […]

HEALTHY RECIPE: WARM GREEN SALAD

HEALTHY RECIPE: WARM GREEN SALAD

We’re all guilty of a bit of overindulgence at times, especially in the cold winter months when it’s acceptable to leave the house in baggy jumpers and thick woollen coats. This light, healthy recipe is the perfect antidote to all the comforting pasta and potato […]