Spinach Puffs

Recipe: Leah Hoskin | Photography: Ashlee DeCaires 1 x 400g packet fresh spinach, blanched, drained, water squeezed out, and finely chopped ½ cup feta, crumbled ¼ cup onion, finely chopped 1 tbsp olive oil 2 tbsp fresh parsley, chopped 1 tsp garlic, finely chopped 1 tbsp prepared basil pesto salt and pepper to taste 2…

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Spicy Baked Chickpeas

Recipe: Vicki Ravlich-Horan | Photography: Brydie Thompson 1 tin chickpeas, rinsed and drained 1 tbsp avocado oil ¼ tsp paprika ½ tsp garlic powder 1 tsp onion salt ¼ tsp celery salt ½ tsp dried oregano The rinsed chickpeas will have a skin you need to remove. This, while time consuming, is very easy to…

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Cherry Tomato Tart with a Parmesan Crust

Recipe: Megan Coupland of Red Kitchen | Photography: Brydie Thompson 200g flour 125g butter, cold, cut into cubes 1 egg salt 1 tbsp cold water ½ cup fresh parmesan, grated In a food processor add the flour, parmesan, salt, butter and pulse to mix. Add the egg and pulse till it just comes together, adding…

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Creamy Parsnip ‘Risotto’ with Mushrooms

Recipe: Extracted from Wholehearted by Kelly Gibney, Beatnik Publishing, RRP $49.99, beatnikshop.com 5 medium parsnips 3 medium garlic cloves, finely diced 1 small onion or 1 leek, finely diced 1½ cups (375ml) vegetable stock 1 tbsp fresh thyme leaves 500g Portobello or Swiss brown mushrooms, sliced ½ cup (125ml) pouring cream (could use additional stock…

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Spinach and Ricotta Crepes

Recipe and photography: Vicki Ravlich-Horan 1-2 tbsp butter 150g spinach 2 eggs 1¼ cups milk 2 cups flour pinch salt 1-2 cups rocket, chopped handful of chopped basil 1 cup zucchini, grated and liquid squeezed out 1 cup of grated Parmesan Melt the butter in a pan then add the spinach. If using baby spinach…

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Zucchini Bhaji

Recipe: Vicki Ravlich-Horan | Photography: Brydie Thompson Vegan, Gluten Free When we eat Indian, onion bhajis are a must and Little India make the best! My version includes zucchini and I have found that by spiralising the zucchini as opposed to grating it helps the zucchini to match the onion. 300g zucchini, spiralised or grated…

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Baked Camembert with Blueberry Chutney

Recipe: Vicki Ravlich-Horan | Photography: Ashlee DeCaires A little retro but oh so nice! 1 whole Camembert flaky pastry Blueberry Country Chutney 1 egg Heat the oven to 200°C. Using a saucer as a template, cut out a round of pastry. Place the whole Camembert on top of this and top with 3-4 tbsp of…

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Zucchini Dumplings in a Rich Tomato Sauce

Recipe: Vicki Ravlich-Horan | Photography: Brydie Thompson Vegetarian ½ onion 1 garlic clove 500g ricotta 75g feta 2 eggs 1 cup breadcrumbs (use gluten free crumbs to make this gluten free) ¼ cup grated Parmesan ½ cup basil 3 cups zucchini, grated Sprinkle the zucchini with 1 tsp of salt and allow to stand for…

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Beetroot Burgers

Recipe: Vicki Ravlich-Horan | Photography: Brydie Thompson Serves 4 | Vegan, Gluten Free 1 x 400g tin kidney beans, drained and rinsed 1 medium beetroot, peeled and grated (approx 1 cup) 1 onion 1 garlic clove 1 tbsp chia seeds 4 tbsp water ½ tsp dry thyme ½ tsp salt ½ tsp white pepper 1…

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