Cooking 9 types of Brown Rice

Cooking 9 types of Brown Rice

I want to introduce you to my rice cooker, the Tefal 8-in-1. No, I am not in any way connected to the brand or commissioned to publicly genuflect its brilliance. I simply think it’s The Snazz. Brown rice never seduced me until it came from a rice cooker. The trick is to bypass long grain […]

Quinoa Carrot Cakes

Quinoa Carrot Cakes

Your New Year Resolution – To Be Worshiped! Anyone can bake. Elegant and talented as she is, Gizzi Erskine is no genius (oh stop choking. I love her too). She’s just an adorable rogue in an apron whose sex appeal is magnified by her ability to lust after her ingredients. What Ms Erskine playfully proves, […]

Mung Bean Burgers

Mung Bean Burgers

Given that mung rhymes with bovine excrement, these beans have not enjoyed much success outside of California. I’m confident this is about to change (so long as the tinned varieties are avoided, along with any inappropriate childhood songs). Mung are a cheap food, containing a whole library of super-seismic nutrients. Each teeny green bean is […]

Hay Fever Truffles

Hay Fever Truffles

Superfood truffles containing bee pollen and cayenne pepper, to help bump up your body’s artillery against the nasal nasties. While freeze-dried bee pollen may sound like the last thing you may want to eat, curiously, studies have shown how it can help boost immunity and soothe symptoms. Bee pollen’s rich quercetin content acts as a […]

Black Garlic Quinoa

Black Garlic Quinoa

When the fridge looks bare, and you can’t find the energy to resuscitate your sleepy brain cells, reach for a packet of quinoa. This grain practically swaggers with its impressive stash of B vitamins (energy), protein (repair), iron (strength), magnesium (circulation) and zinc (sexy skin). Quinoa is really quite the starlet and should be given […]