Tag Archives: pumpkin

Baked pumpkin with passionfruit, mint, lime and coconut

A sweet and delicious flavour combination and a lovely addition to any meal. Mint, passionfruit, lime and coconut work well with the pumpkin and as it bakes the flavours gently work together to create a gorgeous sweetness.  Ingredients: The quantity you make is completely up to you and the size of a family. This recipe […]

Pumpkin Seed Bread

The Perfect Paleo bread seems to be on everyone’s to do list these days. This is a delicious gluten and dairy free bread where pumpkin seeds form the bulk of the loaf. The green colour is enticing and it holds together well when sliced. I have tested the recipe several times and am very happy […]

Beetroot, Sweet Potato and Pumpkin Soup.

This soup has a wonderful balance of flavours with the most important element  being a beautiful home-made chicken stock. It is such a delightful colour and looks so much like tomato soup but has a very distinctive flavour of beetroot with a lovely sweetness.  Ingredients: Check the recipe-soup section of the website for the chicken […]

Beetroot and pumpkin cake (gluten and dairy free)

The smell of a cake baking in the oven is really lovely and the anticipation builds as the cake is almost cooked. This recipe has a lovely combination of fresh beetroot and pumpkin in a paleo friendly, gluten and dairy free recipe. Ingredients: Fresh beetroot and pumpkin as shown in the picture. I used one […]

Cherry and Pumpkin pancake (gluten, sugar and dairy free)

A really lovely way to start the day! The selection of pancakes on this website is rapidly growing as l start to experiment further with non gluten flours and ingredients. This pancake was inspired by my purchase of a container of fresh cherries and l thought they would go very well with pumpkin. There is […]

Vegetable Soup

       There is so much comfort in sitting down to a lovely bowl of vegetable soup, especially on a cold day. It might seem kind of basic to be writing about how to make vegetable soup but if you haven’t had a go at it these tips might help. I like to make […]

Sweet and crunchy salad

There was quite a lot of work in this salad but it was delicious and got rave reviews from normally fussy family members. The roasted pumpkin and beetroot provide a natural sweetness to the dish, while the crunchiness of the cucumber and snow peas is a good contrast in texture. Ingredients: One quarter of a […]