Posts in the Category: Healthy Recipes

Gluten and Dairy Free Tangerine Almond Cake

Posted in - Bake & Healthy Recipes on December 27th 2015 0 Comments tangerine cake

This cake allows you to enjoy the end of Christmas indulgence without being too indulgent. It is dairy and gluten free and will remain so if served with a tangerine and sugar drizzle.

Ingredients
75g/2½ oz brown sugar
140g/5oz ground almonds
1 ½ tsp baking powder
1 heaped tsp mixed spice
2 eggs
60ml/1/4 cup vegetable oil
2 tangerines
2 tbsp flaked almonds

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Courgette, Haloumi and Garlic Salad with Borage flowers

Posted in - Healthy Recipes & Lunch / Dinner & Salads & Vegetarian on July 30th 2015 0 Comments IMG_0189

Tonnes of courgettes, green and  yellow, lightly fried in olive oil and garlic, decorated with borage flowers.  Served with haloumi, this is a light lunch with crusty bread and some homemade pesto – (just because I had some).

Ingredients
Olive oil
4 spring onions, chopped into small circles
2 medium courgettes, chopped into small rectangles about 2cm in length
Garlic …

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Banana and Seed Pancakes

Posted in - Breakfast & Healthy Recipes on November 19th 2014 0 Comments banana pancakes

Jasmine is my 16 year old niece and a few weeks ago, she introduced us to this recipe.  It is incredibly straightforward, delicious and healthy.  I have added the seed – use linseed or whatever health kick you might like.  Minna added cinnamon and vanilla;  take your pick.  I adore pancakes and the fabulous …

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