Tag: beetroot


Roasted salmon with sumac and whipped feta Dine in

While Stuart was still in Amsterdam a friend and I ate at Pony at The Rocks before watching Jose Gonzales play his beautiful music at the Sydney Opera House. I always try to read a restaurant menu before dining out – just to get my tastebuds going (and it makes decisions much easier!) The sumac roasted salmon with beetroot and asparagus caught my eye, but the addition of whipped feta really intrigued me. A soft fluffy cloud of lightly salted cheese – why have I never encountered this before, let alone made it? I highlighted this recipe with you last week and...

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Beetroot leaf and basil pesto pasta Dine in

My grandma grew most of the fruit and vegetables she needed and she always used to say “shame to waste it”. If it didn’t end up on the plate, in a soup or stock then the scraps were turned into compost and used to fertilise her next crop. Unfortunately I have no garden nor compost pile, so I do my best to use as much of produce I buy so I’m not throwing money in the bin. I bought a bunch of beautiful beetroot to use in a recipe later this week (involving roasted beetroot, salmon, sumac and whipped feta –...

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