Maria's Recipes


Maria’s Recipes: Turmeric Latte

Turmeric contains curcumin which is reported to have health benefits. The addition of cinnamon and optional ginger, make this drink warming and comforting. Black pepper is added so that turmeric’s benefits can be fully absorbed. This recipe doesn’t require any stove-top cooking or opening cans of coconut milk

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Maria’s Recipes: Easy Cultured Vegan Cream Cheese

Vegan cream cheeses are dairy-free and have a delightful tanginess. They’re expensive to buy, so make your own for about half the cost. No expensive pro-biotic capsules needed.

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Maria’s Recipes: Root Vegie Mash with Thyme

This root vegie mash uses only two vegetables and is a delicious alternative to potato mash. Consider using it as a topping when making cottage pie.

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Maria’s Recipe: Salmon with Dill Pesto

If you like salmon here is a tasty alternative to add to your recipe collection.

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Maria’s Recipes: Chorizo & Potato Tacos

Instead of traditional beef or chicken tacos, try this fresh and satisfying Spanish version using cooked potatoes and chorizo. Omit the chorizo to make them vegetarian.

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Maria’s Recipes: Quick Asian Egg Drop Soup

If you like Asian soups you can turn this into a quick hearty meal by adding sweetcorn and shredded chicken or tofu, even ramen noodles. The secret of getting delicate ribbons of egg laced through any soup is cornflour.

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Maria’s Recipes: Garlicky Kale Rainbow Salad

Four vegetables make up this soft, yet crunchy, sweet and colourful salad. Since the kale is lightly sautéed with garlic, it can even be enjoyed by non-kale eaters!

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Maria’s Recipes: Lime Tart

A café style lime tart is easy to make at home and this one isn’t too sweet. Ricotta and soft egg whites make this tart light and refreshing on the palate.

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Maria’s Recipes: Tomatoey Green Beans

This is a great recipe to make if you have some over-ripe tomatoes needing to be used. Firm tomatoes don’t work as well. It’s a very tasty way to eat green beans.

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Maria’s Recipes: Cuban Beef Bowl

A comfort food in a fragrant bowl of beans, rice and beef. Sweet and salty come together to make a delicious meal.

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