Apple + Millet Crumble Cake
Apples / Baking / Breakfast / Cheap + Cheerful / Dessert / Meals + Courses / Millet / Special Diets / Vegetarian / Wholegrains

Apple + Millet Crumble Cake

A rustic, apple-packed, buttery millet crumble-topped, rosemary scented afternoon tea cake. Beauty in simplicity.   ___________________________________________ FOR APPLE CAKE 4 cooking apples – we used Bramley, peeled, cored and cut into 8-10 chunks 5 tbsp plain flour, sifted 4 tbsp caster sugar 5 tbsp extra virgin olive oil 1 tsp baking powder 2 free range eggs … Continue reading

Cauliflower, Kale + Apple Tabbouleh with Blueberries, Cherries + Seeds
Apples / Blueberries / Cauliflower / Cheap + Cheerful / Cherries / Coconut Oil / Dairy-Free / kale / Light Meals / Meals + Courses / Sides / Special Diets / Vegetarian

Cauliflower, Kale + Apple Tabbouleh with Blueberries, Cherries + Seeds

This cheeky, fresh new take on Tabbouleh will blow your little super-foodie minds. Completely raw, vegan, and piled high with ingredients that are guaranteed to have you bouncing off the walls and ready for anything the day has planned for you. Cauliflower and apple are grated and tossed together with purple kale, parsley, plump goji … Continue reading

Hapuka Ceviche with Sunshine Citrus Salt + Apple, Beet Crisps
Apples / Avocado / Beetroot / Chilli / Dairy-Free / Light Meals / Lime / Meals + Courses / Savoury / Seafood / Special Diets

Hapuka Ceviche with Sunshine Citrus Salt + Apple, Beet Crisps

This is a crowd-pleasing glamour dish that you should absolutely make as the weather starts to warm up and you start looking for fresh, summer-spirited food to fill your belly with. Apart from being a beautiful tasting dish, it also couldn’t be simpler to throw together. The little cubes of super-fresh fish are tossed in … Continue reading

Quinoa Porridge with Almond Milk, Rhubarb, Apple, Nuts + Coconut
Almond Milk / Apples / Baking / Breakfast / Cinnamon / Coconut / Fruit / Ginger / Honey / Orange / Quinoa / Rhubarb / Vanilla / Walnuts / Wholegrains / Yoghurt

Quinoa Porridge with Almond Milk, Rhubarb, Apple, Nuts + Coconut

As life seems to hurry by we often forget to nurture and nourish ourselves properly. Yes, you can pep yourself up with multi-vitamins and relieve cold and flu symptoms with paracetamol but I don’t believe there to be anything more powerful for the promotion of health than what you put into your mouth. The kitchen … Continue reading

Balmain Bug Brioche with Coconut Mayo + Green Apple Slaw
Apples / Bread / Breakfast / Coconut / Coconut Milk / Coconut Oil / Eggs / Fennel / Lemon / Lunch / Mayonnaise / Savoury / Seafood / Shellfish

Balmain Bug Brioche with Coconut Mayo + Green Apple Slaw

For a slightly more lavish picnic fare try these brioche rolls. Adding a touch of Finger, Fork & Knife to the classic New England Lobster Roll, I’ve used sweet, delicate Balmain Bug meat, and lightened things up a little by making my own mayonnaise – that has a summery coconut kick. Dusted with a little … Continue reading

Forbidden Rice Salad with Spring Vegies, Green Apple, Blood Orange + Tofu
Apples / Black Rice / Blood Orange / Brussel Sprouts / Fennel / Lunch / Orange / Pepitas / Radish / Savoury / Soy Sauce / Tamari / Tofu / Wholegrains

Forbidden Rice Salad with Spring Vegies, Green Apple, Blood Orange + Tofu

A bejewelled salad of black ‘Forbidden’ rice, fresh green apple, fennel, radish, little cubes of tofu, and unbelievably juicy blood oranges. Fresh and crunchy with toasted tamari pepitas, crispy brussel sprout leaves and baby sorrel, and tossed with a simple blood orange and olive oil dressing. I don’t know about you, but my tastebuds are … Continue reading

Sticky Toffee Apples
Apples / Breakfast / Poppy Seeds / Savoury / Sweet / Walnuts

Sticky Toffee Apples

A lovely lazy day treat made from apples, natural cane sugar, salt and a crunchy coating of seeds and nuts. The toffee-dipped apples have a beautiful, opaque, deeply golden coat that, when rolled in a medley of roasted crushed walnuts, sunflower, sesame and poppy seeds, gives each bite an unforgettable taste and texture. Simple, quick, … Continue reading

Apple Pie Ice Cream Sandwiches
Apples / Baking / Cream / Eggs / Lemon / Puff Pastry / Sweet

Apple Pie Ice Cream Sandwiches

A fun and easy twist on the classic apple pie – wonderfully tangy, sweet and oh-so-slightly boozy apple-swirled ice cream is sandwiched between two crisp, golden rounds of puff pastry – it’s a mille-feuille of an ice cream sandwich. Topped with a light dusting of cinnamon-spiked icing sugar these sweet sandwiches are perfect for apple … Continue reading

Toffee Apple, Almond + Quinoa Cakes
Almonds / Apples / Baking / Eggs / Maple Syrup / Quinoa / Sweet

Toffee Apple, Almond + Quinoa Cakes

It’s apple season and I’m in heaven. Is there anything more comforting for a wintertime treat than soft, moist cake, sweet caramel and tender toffee apples? I lucked out and was given a bucketful of beautiful seasonal apples picked fresh from my neighbour’s orchard. Their aromatic, juicy flesh was ripe for baking and I happily … Continue reading

iBake for Steve: Apple and Chambord Tart with Fleur de Sel Caramel Sauce
Agave Syrup / Apples / Baking / Coconut Oil / Currents / Eggs / Rice Flour / Sweet / Wholemeal Flour

iBake for Steve: Apple and Chambord Tart with Fleur de Sel Caramel Sauce

A simple apple tart made with a buttery pastry crust, and a sweet and salty apple and Chambord filling. Finished with a drizzle of rich fleur de sel caramel sauce, and a scoop of vanilla-bean ice cream. iLike! For the shortcrust pastry: 150g plain stone-ground wholemeal flour 50g rice flour 100g unsalted butter, room temperature, … Continue reading

Apple-Date and Cinnamon Scrolls
Apples / Baking / Cinnamon / Dates / Honey / Sweet / Wholegrains / Wholemeal Flour

Apple-Date and Cinnamon Scrolls

These little baked scrolls offer everything you could ever want or need in a treat. A soft, pillowy cinnamon and cardamom-spiked, yeast dough spirals around a classic combination of spiced apples and cinnamon sugar. What’s not to love? For the dough: 100g plain wholemeal flour 100g plain all-purpose flour 7g dried yeast 2 tbsp rice … Continue reading