Poached Egg Breakfast

poached egg

2 avocados
2 tomatoes
100g sunflower seeds
4 eggs
100ml vinegar
125g goat cheese
125g spinach
Cracked pepper
Breadroll
1. Peel, core and slice avocados.
2. Chop tomatoes.
3. Roast sunflower seeds in saucepan for 5 min, stirring well.
4. Fill a saucepan with 1/4 water, bring to boil. Let simmer, and add vinegar. Crack an egg in a cup and gently pour into the water. Cook for 2 min.
5.Place spinach on a plate together with other vegetables. Add cheese and sunflower seeds. Last add eggs and season with black pepper.

 

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Winter Fruits and Veg

winterveg

It’s Winter now, which means the following fruits and veg are now at their best:

Apples, avocados, bananas, grapefruit, kiwifruit, lemons, mandarins, oranges, passionfruit, pears, rhubarb, quince, beetroot, broccoli, brussel sprouts, cabbage, carrots, cauliflower, celery, fennel, leeks, olives, onions, parsnips, potatoes, pumpkin, spinach, swede, sweet potato.

Stuffed Eggplant Roll

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This Stuffed Eggplant Roll can be served as both an entree and a main. I suggest you serve it with yoghurt and parsley.
1 1/2 cup quinoa
1 vegetable stock cube
1 eggplant
1- 2 Tbsp olive oil
2 carrots
110g goat cheese
50g olives
1 punnet cocktail tomatoes
Pepper to taste
Optional. A small bunch (60g) parsley and 100g yoghurt
1. Cook quinoa in 2 cups of water and stock for 10-15 min until all water is absorbed.
2. Trim and slice eggplant thinly. Place in frying pan with olive oil. Cook for 5 min.
3. Peel carrots and cut into sticks. Steam for 7 min.
4. Slice olives, cut tomatoes in halves and crumble goat cheese. Add to quinoa and mix well. Season with pepper.
5. Place some carrot sticks on a plate, add the quinoa mix onto re eggplant and roll it up. Place on top of carrots.
6.  Optional. Serve with a bit of yoghurt and some parsley.

Quick and Tasty Spanish Omelette

Quick and Tasty Spanish Omelette
15 Min – Serves 2-3 People
1 Tbsp olive oil
1 chorizo
200g mushrooms
6 eggs
30g parsley
Salt and pepper to taste
1. Slice chorizo and cook in a pan for a couple of minutes on each side.
2. Slice mushrooms and chop parsley finely.
3. Add mushroom to pan and cook with chorizo about 5 min. Remove from pan.
4. Crack eggs in a bowl and whisk gently.
5. Pour egg mix in the pan. Season with salt and pepper cook until almost set. Add
chorizo, mushrooms and parsley.
 6. Fold it over in half so the inside is covered.
 7. Make a salad : Rinse lettuce leaves and dice tomatoes.
 8. The omelette is ready to be serve with the salad. Buen apetito!

 

Homemade Chia

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Homemade chia makes for a delicious summer breakfast or refreshing breakfast for a hot day.
1 1/2 cup coconut milk
6 Tbsp chia seeds (place in a small bowl, mix and leave overnight, or for 6-8 hours in the fridge)
250g Frozen berries
6 Tbsp coconut milk
1 kiwi
1 banana
1 mango or some berries
100g toasted nuts
Optional: A handful of gojiberries or muesli
1. Blend berries and milk in a mixer, and pour the mixture in a bowl.
2. Peel and slice banana. Core and cut up mango, and peel and cut kiwi into bits. Place on a serving tray.
3. Place nuts in another tray. If you need to toast them, it’s easily done on the stove in a  frying pan for 5 min minutes stirring well. Place on serving plate.
4. Grab some berries or any other ingredients you have at home that you’d like eg. muesli.
5. Remove the chia bowl from the fridge.
6. Serve buffet-style, so that your family can mix-and-match their own brekky.

Autumn Seasonal Fruit and Veg

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Our Autumn seasonal fruits and veggies include:

Apples
Bananas
Figs
Fujifruit
Grapes
Guavas
Kiwi Fruit
Limes
Nashipears
Passionfruit
Pawpaw
Pears
Permissions
Plums
Pomegranates
Quinces
Tamarillo
Valencia Oranges
Beans
Broccoli
Capsicum
Cucumber
Eggplant
Eshallots
Lettuce
Okra
Onions
Potatoes
Pumpkin
Sweetcorn
Tomatoes
Zucchini

Valentines Day Caramel Slices

Valentines Caramel SliceHappy Valentines Day to you all! Enjoy my recipe for caramel slices, made easy.

Base:
1/2 cup pitted dates
1/2 cup almonds
1/2- 1 Tbsp melted coconut oil

Filling:
1/2 cup pitted dates
1/3 cup coconut milk
3 tbsp melted coconut oil

Topping:
3 tbsp melted coconut oil
5 tbsp raw cacao powder
Optional. 1- 2 tsp maple syrup

1. Place dates, almonds and coconut oil in a mixer. Whiz until well combined.
2. Prepare a tray (10× 15 cm) with baking paper, and press the mix into the tray. Put in the freezer.
4. Mix all the filling ingredients in a mixer or blender.
5 . Pour the mixture over the frozen base, and return it to the freezer. Leave it there for 1h 30 min.
6.  Mix oil and cacao together and pour over the filling. It will be ready within minutes.
TIP: For a bit of a crunch, add blended cashews to the filling.