Side Dishes

Dijon, Lemon, & Cumin Beetroot Hummus

A vibrant plate of purple dijon, lemon, and cumin beetroot hummus garnished with chickpeas and fresh coriander, served with a handful of dukkah spiced pita chips

As a self-confessed hummus addict, I went through a phase of experimenting with many different hummus flavours. I’ve tried avocado hummus, turmeric hummus, capsicum hummus, onion hummus, mushroom hummus, but this dijon, lemon, and cumin beetroot hummus is always my favourite. Is there anything more satisfying than hummus? Yes! Hummus that you can whip up […]

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Dukkah Spiced Pita Chips

A gun-metal blue ceramic plate with a pile of baked dukkah spiced pita chips

I can’t justify paying over $5 for a packet of baked pita chips at the supermarket, that contain no more than ten strips of pita (equal to around one piece of round pita bread). Why? Dukkah spiced pita chips are too cheap and easy to make at home! These dukkah spiced pita chips are deliciously fresh, crisp, […]

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Maple & Spice Pecan Candy

Maple and spice pecan candy in a glass jar, with a blue striped napkin and small hessian bag in the background

Serve crunchy maple and spice pecan candy with ice cream, on salads, as part of an antipasto platter, or as a delicious snack just on their own. They’re made with all-natural ingredients and are refined sugar-free. Pecan candy is easy to make, and best of all, you can keep some in the freezer so you […]

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Beetroot & Passionfruit Salad

A bowl of beetroot and passionfruit salad with baby spinach, macadamia nuts, fresh basil, radish, and orange juice dressing

Who knew beetroot and passionfruit were made for each other? Fresh and vibrant, with intriguing flavours, and it only takes a few minutes to throw together! The perfect balance of sweetness and tartness comes from the beets and fruit, brought together with a zesty orange dressing, and delightful crunch from the toasted macadamias. It makes […]

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Forbidden Black Rice Salad with Wasabi Vinaigrette

A white bowl containing forbidden black rice salad with strawberries, edamame, and avocado, and wasabi vinaigrette

This black rice salad with wasabi vinaigrette, strawberries, edamame, and avocado is not only enticing for your eyes with it’s vibrant, inviting colours, it’ll also stimulate your taste buds with its unusual yet incredible flavour combination. The sweet tartness of the strawberries pairs perfectly with creamy avocado, and the vinegarette has a mild wasabi flavour […]

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Three-Ingredient Crispy Coconut ‘Bacon’

Crispy coconut-based bacon in a baking tray

Are you craving a hit of satisfying salty and crunchy goodness? Then this three-ingredient crispy coconut ‘bacon’ is what you need! This recipe requires just three ingredients, yet will make perfectly delicious and healthy coconut bacon that you can serve with salads, soups, sandwiches, dips or whenever you desire bacon bits. It’s easy to make, […]

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