Blog Posts - Vego



Thermomix Baba Ganoush Dip

Thank you to everyone who watched me make a Thermomix Baba Ganoush dip. This was my first facebook live recipe presentation.  I absolutely loved reading the comments and getting all the thumbs up! If you are making the recipe and would like to see t...
by Gourmet Getaways on Dec 6, 2016

Quickest Ever Homemade Indian Chapati Bread

Today I'm sharing a super quick recipe for homemade chapati bread. Chapati is an Indian flatbread which is commonly eaten with most meals in an Indian household. I think of the Indian chapati like the Mexican corn tortilla.  The bread is made in hom...
by Gourmet Getaways on Aug 14, 2016

Vegan Indian Dahl - Tasty Comfort Food

Did you know I was a vegetarian for ten years? I've mention this from time to time on the blog. During this period I enjoyed many bowls of the vegetarian classic, Indian Dahl. Dahl is one of my favourite healthy Indian dishes. It's a really simple di...
by Gourmet Getaways on Jul 25, 2016

Rustic Melted Brie Cobb with Fig Jam

Today's recipe is definitely not a delicate affair! My rustic melted Brie Cobb is a no holds barred, dig in type of dish.  The idea for this dish came from a few different sources. I have previously made a pastry encrusted Baked Camembert, a Cheese...
by Gourmet Getaways on Jul 22, 2016

Lemon & Poppy Seed Mug Cake

During the colder months I tend to crave something sweet of an evening. Typically though, by the time I've put the kids to bed I'm all out of energy. This's where a quick, individual serve, dessert recipe like this Lemon & Poppy Seed Mug Cake com...
by Gourmet Getaways on Jul 15, 2016

Chia Spiced Slow Cooker Rice Pudding

Is the weather cool in your part of the world? It's blowing an icy gale here! Thankfully the smell of chai spiced slow cooker rice pudding is warming the house. This dish is the epitome of comfort food. It's warm, and nourishing and just sweet enough...
by Gourmet Getaways on Jun 29, 2016

Vegetarian Pumpkin Lentil Loaf w Quinoa

Today I'm sharing a fabulously easy vegetarian Pumpkin Lentil Loaf with Quinoa. But first, did you know the United Nations has declared 2016 the Year of the Legume? No... nor did I until a couple of days ago! I actually came upon this fact whilst I w...
by Gourmet Getaways on Jun 6, 2016

Quick Balinese Gado Gado with Sate Sauce

It must be time for me to take a holiday. I can usually tell when I'm due to travel as I start cooking my favourite dishes from past trips. This Balinese Gado Gado is from a recipe I learnt on my last trip to Bali. It is super healthy and tastes abso...
by Gourmet Getaways on Jun 3, 2016

Vegan Coconut Brown Rice Pudding w Chia Seeds

Today I want to share a recipe, for what I think is the best dish I have made so far this year. I know it sounds like a big call, but I loved everything about this brown rice pudding. The recipe was inspired by the first lady of health and fitness, M...
by Gourmet Getaways on Mar 24, 2016

Pumpkin Feta Tart - Yummy Vegetarian

What's cooking, good looking! That's how I was created when hubby arrived at home to smell the delicious aroma of this Pumpkin Feta Tart. I enjoy having some vegetarian dishes in our regular family menu, so it's pretty nice when it get the vote of a...
by Gourmet Getaways on Feb 11, 2016

Deliciously Ella Every Day Black Bean Burger

Deliciously Ella Every Day is the title of healthy eating diva, Ella Woodwards latest cookbook. Ella was diagnosed with Postural Tachycardia Syndrome in 2011. She was bedridden 95% of the time and was not responding to medication. The 22 year old ove...
by Gourmet Getaways on Feb 2, 2016

Apple Pie Chia Pudding - Super Food Breakfast

I am finally on the Chia seed bandwagon, and now I feel the need to share a delicious Apple Pie Chia Pudding recipe. I admit it took a little while for me to be convinced of the benefits of this little grain. My change of heart came about as I was tr...
by Gourmet Getaways on Jan 29, 2016

Grain Salad & A Photoshoot

Content by Erin Brooks. Last year was a slow one for me blogwise. I took a longer than anticipated break from the world and found a renewed appreciation... The post Grain Salad & A Photoshoot appeared first on she cooks, she gardens.
by she cooks, she gardens on Feb 8, 2015

Cumquat Marmalade

Content by Erin Brooks. So the story goes that one day we were hanging out with P’s gran who mentioned that she has a tree full of cumquats.... The post Cumquat Marmalade appeared first on she cooks, she gardens.
by she cooks, she gardens on Jan 20, 2015

Tropical Icy Poles

Content by Erin Brooks. Hello! Happy new year! It has been a while between posts, I decided to take an unannounced break from the blog as, to be... The post Tropical Icy Poles appeared first on she cooks, she gardens.
by she cooks, she gardens on Jan 13, 2015

Porcini Mushroom Salt | Foodie Secret Santa

Content by Erin Brooks. I think I might have mentioned before that I’m not a particularly Christmassy person. We don’t have a tree, or a wreath. Santa doesn’t... The post Porcini Mushroom Salt | Foodie Secret Santa appeared first on she cooks,...
by she cooks, she gardens on Dec 22, 2014

Marinated Mushrooms

Content by Erin Brooks. This post is sponsored by the Australian Mushroom Growers Association. I love summer. Long days and balmy evenings outside in our garden, sharing food... The post Marinated Mushrooms appeared first on she cooks, she gardens.
by she cooks, she gardens on Dec 21, 2014

Summery Zucchini Pasta

Content by Erin Brooks. I was looking back at old Facebook posts today and found a post from this time last year when the mercury was set to... The post Summery Zucchini Pasta appeared first on she cooks, she gardens.
by she cooks, she gardens on Dec 17, 2014

Pickled Carrots

Content by Erin Brooks. I seem to be on a bit of a pickling bender at the moment, I’m hoarding jars and cramming things into them as often... The post Pickled Carrots appeared first on she cooks, she gardens.
by she cooks, she gardens on Nov 26, 2014

Interview with Sophie Zalokar author of Food of the Southern Forest [Giveaway]

Content by Erin Brooks. Food of the Southern Forests is the brand new book by Sophie Zalokar. Sophie is a South Australian born chef who got her start working... The post Interview with Sophie Zalokar author of Food of the Southern Forest [Giveaway]...
by she cooks, she gardens on Oct 21, 2014


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