02/14/17

Brown Soda Bread

Brown Soda Bread

Brown Soda Bread

Ingredients

  • Preheat your oven to 200°C.
  • Mix all the dry ingredients in a bowl.
  • Add the buttermilk and mix well.
  • Grease a bread tin. Spoon in the contents from the bowl.
  • Bake for 10 min. Then turn down the heat to 180°C and bake for another 40 minutes.
  • Is it cooked? The bread should should hollow when you tap the bottom of it.
  • Cool on a wire rack.

Instructions

  1. 350g Wholemeal Flour
  2. 125g Plain Flour
  3. 20g Wheatgerm
  4. 20g Wheat Bran
  5. 1 tsp Bread Soda
  6. 1 tsp Salt
  7. 500ml buttermilk
  8. **same bread in the picture but I added half a pack of raisins and 1 packet of mixed nuts.

02/1/17

French Toast

French Toast

French Toast

Ingredients

  • Whisk up an egg in a bowl with a sprinkling of cinnamon and a drop of vanilla extract.
  • Dip the slices of bread into the egg mixture.
  • Fry on a non-stick pan.
  • Options:
  • Serve with some yoghurt and berries
  • OR serve with mashed banana and peanut butter (can be made into a warm sandwich... yes, the PB melts... mmm....)
  • OR grated apple/ pear with almond butter
  • OR ricotta and mashed berries
  • OR serve savoury with feta & mint leaves
  • OR mozzarella, tomato and basil!

Instructions

  1. Bread - preferably granary for extra fibre
  2. Egg
  3. Cinnamon
  4. Vanilla extract
  5. Extras - see above!

02/1/17

High Protein, High Fibre, carrot bread

High Protein, High Fibre, Carrot Bread

High Protein, High Fibre, Carrot Bread

Ingredients

  • Mix the ingredients together.
  • Lob into a greased oven proof baking dish.
  • Bake at 200°C for about 20 min, or until golden brown.
  • Delicious with greek yohgurt and berries.

Instructions

  1. 3 grated carrots
  2. 2 cups oats
  3. 3/4 cup milk
  4. 2 eggs
  5. 1.5 cups skimmed milk powder
  6. 2 handfuls of pecans/ walnuts
  7. 1 tsp baking powder
  8. 2 tsp vanilla extract
  9. 2 tsp mixed spice/ cinnamon

02/1/17

Baked chicken with orange

Baked chicken in an orange sauce

Baked chicken in an orange sauce

Ingredients

  • Skin your whole chicken and place in an ovenproof dish.
  • Cut up the oranges and throw over it.
  • Squeeze the orange pieces a little to release the juice!
  • Add in the raisins and pumpkin seeds.
  • Place the lid onto the dish and cook at 190 degrees in an oven proof dish (45 min per kg plus 20 min).
  • Season and serve with something to mop up the lovely juice e.g. bulgar wheat and peas.

Instructions

  1. 1 whole chicken
  2. 4 oranges
  3. 1/2 cup raisins
  4. 1 cup pumpkin seeds

02/1/17

Chowder

Chowder

Chowder

Ingredients

  • Fry the rashers for a few minutes before adding the onion and chilli.
  • Once the onion has softened, add the potatoes, stock and milk.
  • Bring to the boil before adding your fish and butter beans. Simmer for a few more minutes to cook the fish.
  • Finish with a sprinkling of fresh coriander.

Instructions

  1. 1 tbsp Olive oil
  2. 200g rashers - use scissors to cut into little strips
  3. 1 onion, diced
  4. 1 small chilli, diced
  5. 400g sweet potato, peeled and cut into cubes
  6. 1 litre chicken stock
  7. 700ml milk
  8. 700g fish (aim for a mixture)
  9. 1 tin butter beans, rinsed
  10. 1 bag fresh coriander
  11. Pepper