Bircher Muesli

Making Bircher Muesli takes me back to Manly in Australia where I was introduced to this dish by our breakfast chef, Debs  at Garfish. This recipe needs to be made the night before and you could make enough for several batches perhaps at the beginning of the week if you wanted to have some to…

Spiced Pecan Granola

This granola recipe is easy to make doesn’t contain any refined sugar and salt like the shop bought varieties. It’s gluten free is a great source of vitamins, minerals and dietry fibre. (makes about 1.5 litres) Ingredients 4 cups rolled oats 1 cup pecans, roughly chopped ¼ cup pumpkin seeds ¼ cup linseeds 1 teaspoon…

Coconut & Date Banana Bread

Who doesn’t love a bit of banana bread?  This is a cracker of a recipe as it’s light and fluffy and doesn’t contain any refined sugar.  It’s the bananas, dates and coconut sugar which sweeten the bread.  Coconut sugar is less sweet than regular sugar so I don’t recommend swapping regular sugar for coconut sugar…

Rhubarb Compote

This makes quite a large batch of compote.  You could halve it or make the whole batch and freeze some which is what I tend to do. Ingredients 1kg rhubarb 2 cinnamon sticks 2 vanilla pods Honey and or Maple Syrup to taste (you can also use sugar)   Method Wash the rhubarb in cold…