March 29, 2015
It’s Sunday morning and I’ve just gotten back from running some errands. The kids are at their grandparents and my husband is out, so it’s my perfect opportunity to peruse the cupboard to see how our food situation is going. Things are looking a little bare and it becomes immediately apparent that I need to make some breakfast fare for us for the week ahead.
I have all of the ingredients I need to make up a Gluten Free Natural Muesli with nuts and dates. I always have lots of nuts, coconut, dried dates and sweet spices like cinnamon and vanilla in my cupboard! I’ve been wanting to make a recipe like this so I can use up some extra puffed brown rice and puffed buckwheat kernels that have been in the cupboard for a while. Thanks to my amazing Thermomix, I was able to whip up this recipe in a few minutes.
The dried dates and vanilla powder provide just the right amount of sweetness to the muesli. The nuts give it some crunch and the puffed brown rice and puffed buckwheat kernels go deliciously soft when you add your choice of non-dairy milk. I made up a batch of fresh almond milk yesterday and this was just beautiful in this muesli. I topped my Gluten Free Natural Muesli with some chopped banana, some goji berries, a tiny sprinkle of chia seeds and a very light drizzle of raw honey. Super yummy and so much tastier and cheaper than any store bought gluten free muesli I have tried.
Serve your Gluten Free Natural Muesli with your favourite unsweetened non-dairy milk (e.g. almond milk, coconut milk, rice milk or soy milk) and top with fresh fruit, chia seeds and a little drizzle of raw honey or maple syrup (for a vegan option).
May 29, 2016
I have got the most amazingly delicious gluten free, dairy free and cane sugar free chocolate slice recipe for you. Say hello to my Cacao Almond Slice! This was one of the first recipes I ever created over three years ago and I’m finally getting around to sharing it with you. My bad!
May 20, 2016
It’s time to crack out the lamb shank recipes! I love this Slow Cooked Lamb Shanks with Sweet Potato creation. It is really simple to make and full of wholesome ingredients and fragrant spices to make your mouth water. The smells in the kitchen while its cooking are divine.
May 17, 2016
I’m a massive fan of home made almond milk. It tastes great and it’s so simple to make with just two ingredients! It wins hands down in any competition against the store bought varieties of almond milk. It contains a greater proportion of almonds to water, it has no nasty additives, preservatives or thickeners, and …