All posts tagged ‘salad

potato and olive salad

Baby Potatoes with Beans and Olives

Well, I’m happy to say, I’m happy. Truly happy. This happiness can’t be pinned on a single event, or more importantly, on another person. It’s more an amalgamation of lots of little things. The things that, when you add them together, make up my life. And I guess in a way the expression is true – the whole […]


Watermelon + Feta Salad

  You  really couldn’t get a more summery dish, even if you tried. We just survived one of the most intense heatwave on record in Victoria – this is exactly the kind of refreshing lunch that helps you get through. Some people screw their nose up at the thought of watermelon featured in a savoury […]

Roasted Cauliflower Salad with Spiced Yoghurt

Have you ever roasted cauliflower? It completely transforms it’s flavour into something deeply delicious. Even in it’s most simple form – olive oil, salt, pepper, maybe a grating of fresh parmesan. Roasted cauliflower is sensational. Here I have assembled a simple salad using some roasted cauliflower as the base. I ate it for (a light) […]

Noodle Salad with Miso + Tahini Dressing

This is the kind of thing I make myself for lunch on a regular basis. LOADS of vegetables. For me, the secret is in the preparation of the vegetables . The cabbage needs to cut into the finest of chiffonade. The carrots and zucchini into long slender julienne strips. I do not have a mandolin […]

Lemony Quinoa + Broccoli Salad

Of all the recipes I am asked for, quinoa would by far be the most requested. So it is fitting that my opening recipe for this blog is a quinoa salad. Only yesterday I prepared a quinoa + broccoli salad for the specials board at work. My lovely work mate Mina had a little try […]