Pea and Mushroom Risotto

In Australia, it is Fall now, or we call it Autumn. There is an abundance of vegetables in the Fall and it is a wonderful time of the year to create nutritious meals! I feel lucky to be able to try such a variety of mushrooms this year, as well. A nice comforting risotto that…

Beef Cutlets

These Beef Cutlets are very tender, and you can use any lean cut, although I recommend the beef topside. This special way of cooking the lean beef will make it so versatile, you can enjoy the Beef Cutlets with any salad, in a burger, or even on its own as a snack. When a high…

Moroccan Lamb and Chickpeas

Ingredients: 1 butterflied lamb leg 500 g dry chickpeas 80 g barberries (or, prunes and apricots) 2 tbsp cumin seeds 1 tbsp minced garlic 1 onion 1 lemon 1/4 tsp cayenne pepper  2 cup lightly salted water Salt and pepper 30cm Tagine Method: Soak dry chickpeas in a cold water for a few hours or…

Warm Duck Salad

This is one of my favourite salads that I don’t prepare very often. It is probably not an every day salad, however, if you want to indulge yourself or surprise someone, this salad is a wonderful meal. It’s a symphony of sweet-sour and savoury, soft and crunchy, homely and gamy. Warm Duck Salad Ingredients: 2…

Salmon Caesar Salad

The recipe for Cured Salmon was shared earlier. This Cured Salmon is a real gold when it is added to a salad. Below is a recipe for a Salmon Caesar Salad, that is a perfect light meal for a lunch or late dinner. A home-made mayonnaise is used in this salad, which you will make…

Zucchini Sliders

When you have a nice steak, grilled fish or BBQ Chicken for dinner, or maybe even high protein Hemp Seed Falafel , then the next day it is not as exciting to warm up the left-overs. I have a solution for you, it is simple and yummy! All you need is a jar and medium-large…

Bunless Burger

If you are convinced of the benefits of the fermented food and practising it or using white cabbage in your cooking, then this will help you make the most of it. When I ferment the cabbage or cook Borsch I usually cut off the top of the cabbage, all those thin leaves. If previously I…

Cabbage Fish Sliders

The idea of Sliders was originated in the USA. The protein ingredient is cooked with onions, and then is put into a roll.  It is like a mini burger only with less ingredients. I made this Slider using cabbage instead of the onion and fish instead of the meat patty. So yummy! Ingredients: Dough: 2…

Cured Salmon

Many people say that to maintain a healthy diet they cook Salmon every week. However, they say this gets too boring, and even crispy skin does not entertain them anymore. So, they then ask what I do with Salmon. My answer is that I stopped grilling, baking and frying Salmon years ago, because I now…

Grilled Salad

Beautiful salad that can be shared with friends on a hot summer day, as a main meal for lunch or dinner. Add a simple grilled fish or chicken, and you have a feast.