Warm Coconut Milk with Almonds, Maca + Honey
Almond Milk / Almonds / Breakfast / Cheap + Cheerful / Cinnamon / Coconut / Coconut Milk / Dairy-Free / Meals + Courses / Special Diets / Uncategorized / Vanilla / Vegetarian

Warm Coconut Milk with Almonds, Maca + Honey

What to drink as a remedy for a bleak, grey day when the wind is howling and the sky is thick with cloud. My go-to winter warming drink is a blend of coconut milk and almond milk that is infused with an uplifting mix of spices, vanilla, honey, and a teaspoon of maca powder to … Continue reading

Walnut-Crusted Barramundi with Noodles
Baking / Chilli / Coriander / Dairy-Free / Honey / Lemon / Main Course / Meals + Courses / Savoury / Seafood / Seaweed / Soy Sauce / Special Diets / Uncategorized / Walnuts

Walnut-Crusted Barramundi with Noodles

A dish inspired by the Fridays of my childhood. We lived in a little street at the top of very steep hill in Sydney’s northern suburbs. At the bottom of the street was the local fish and chip shop that cooked up the crispiest, freshest fish and the most perfectly fried golden chips. On Fridays … Continue reading

Gnocchi with Beef and Basil Sausage, Radicchio + Ricotta
Basil / Beef / Cheese / Pasta / Radicchio / Savoury / Uncategorized

Gnocchi with Beef and Basil Sausage, Radicchio + Ricotta

Simple and laid back this recipe imbues a wintery evening with warmth and happiness. Little pillows of potato gnocchi are tossed in a pan with olive oil, basil, radicchio, lemon, and itty-bitty beef and basil meatballs. Finished with lemon zest and beautiful fresh ricotta and a drizzle of extra virgin olive oil. This dish is … Continue reading

Raspberry + White Chocolate Lamingtons
Baking / Berries / Chocolate / Coconut / Eggs / Milk / Raspberries / Sweet / Uncategorized / White Chocolate

Raspberry + White Chocolate Lamingtons

This particular recipe came together over a perfect long black at my little local and a discussion of fail-proof flavour combinations sure to win over even the pickiest of eaters. The pairing of naturally sour raspberries and the sweet, milky flavour of white chocolate was an almost unanimous favourite. So, in a fun twist on … Continue reading

Passionfruit Soufflé
Baking / Berries / Eggs / Passionfruit / Sweet / Uncategorized

Passionfruit Soufflé

Summer in Australia just wouldn’t be summer without food that is light, tangy and beautifully fresh. My Passionfruit Soufflé ticks all those boxes. Using the sweetest organic passionfruit available, these little soufflés are the perfect summer treat. Couple simply with berries and cold vanilla ice cream and enjoy every spoonful of soufflé sunshine. 3 eggs, … Continue reading

Pistachio Macarons with Strawberry Mascarpone Cream
Almonds / Baking / Berries / Eggs / Pistachio / Sweet / Uncategorized

Pistachio Macarons with Strawberry Mascarpone Cream

Macarons seem to be the proverbial prom-queen of the confectionary world at the moment. Whether or not my little pistachio and strawberry mascarpone cream macarons are enough to win the crown is up to you! For the shells: 200g icing sugar 55g almond meal 55g pistachios, unsalted, lightly roasted 90g egg whites – use egg whites … Continue reading

Grilled Peach and Portobello Toastie
Avocado / Lemon / Lunch / Mushroom / Peach / Uncategorized

Grilled Peach and Portobello Toastie

When it comes to mustering up your midday meal, don’t be shy. Life’s too short for plastic-cheese and packet ham on two slices of white bread. For anyone looking for a substantial, satisfying, nutritious lunch – my Peach and Portobello Toastie is hard to beat. Rosemary and paprika marinated portobellos alongside sweet and juicy peaches, … Continue reading

Roasted Portobello Mushroom & Friends
Freekah / Goat's Cheese / Mushroom / Paprika / Savoury / Uncategorized / Walnuts / Wholegrains

Roasted Portobello Mushroom & Friends

I have only recently discovered the many qualities of freekah. This ancient variety of wheat, when combined with strong flavours, has a unique texture and taste that offers a nice change to the ‘sexy grains of the moment’ like quinoa and buckwheat. The recipe for my sunflower seed and goat’s cheese-flecked pumpkin and mushroom salad … Continue reading

Salmon with Wakame Soba Noodles and Ponzu-Miso Dressing
Miso / Salmon / Savoury / Seaweed / Soba Noodles / Uncategorized

Salmon with Wakame Soba Noodles and Ponzu-Miso Dressing

A simple, everyday Japanese-inspired dish, this miso-centric soba noodle bowl features wakame seaweed, salmon, and a delicious miso-ponzu dressing. The potential for this dish is endless. Serve it warm or cold, at lunch or dinner, impress at a picnic, or simply curled up on the sofa – which ever it is, these noodles are going … Continue reading