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Chilli Garlic Prawn Risotto In Napoli Sauce - Cook Republic #glutenfree #italianrecipe #foodphotography

Chilli Garlic Prawn Risotto In Napoli Sauce

I am super excited to share a tried and tested, family favourite recipe today – Chilli Garlic Prawn Risotto In Napoli Sauce. After getting really addicted to a seafood risotto that kept popping up at my local café’s special winter menu a few years ago, I decided to try recreating that at home. But with my own twist of course – lighter, dairy-free and packed ... Read More >>
Salted Chocolate Chip Spelt Cookies - Cook Republic #baking #cookies #foodphotography

Salted Chocolate Chip Spelt Cookies

Finally! One of my most requested recipes for a special chocolate chip cookie makes it to the blog. A Salted Chocolate Chip Spelt cookie made entirely with spelt flour and dusted with sea salt flakes before being baked to golden perfection. I bake these incredible chocolate chip cookies once a month. And the boys love me for it. This recipe makes a sm... Read More >>
Vegan Blackberry Chia Pudding - Cook Republic #vegan #healthyrecipe #chiapudding

Blackberry Chia Pudding

If you made and loved these sensational overnight blackberry oats, then you will absolutely love this lighter but more decadent blackberry chia pudding. It is one of the quickest things you could whip up for either breakfast or dessert and you will become addicted. I promise! I am constantly looking at creating delicious and exciting chia pudding flav... Read More >>
Green Garlic Spinach Flatbreads - Cook Republic #vegan #healthyrecipe #sodastream

Green Garlic Spinach Flatbread

  There is nothing more delicious than a super green, full of flavour flatbread, hot off the pan. These Green Garlic Spinach Flatbreads are a favourite vegan recipe in our kitchen and are on repeat in my weekly cooking schedule. I like nothing better than to slather the first flatbread with a generous amount of butter and devouring it hot, butter... Read More >>
10 Minute Bean And Mushroom Fried Rice - Cook Republic #healthylunch #glutenfree

10 Minute Bean And Mushroom Fried Rice

I often get asked about my fridge and pantry staples. But no one really asks me about what is always in my freezer. Frozen veggies! As a working mum and someone who is also obsessed with meal prepping, frozen veggies are the saving grace of all my after-school snacks and quick work lunches. They are especially great because they are picked and frozen whe... Read More >>
Sparkling Iced Lemon Tea - Cook Republic #sodastream #easyrecipe #vegan #foodphotography

Sparkling Iced Lemon Tea

Who doesn’t love a good iced lemon tea? It is cold, sweet, tart and tangy with a good jolt of caffeine from the black tea. A thoroughly refreshing drink to sip on while you read a good book on a warm day or a great lemon hit to ward off the winter blues! I still remember my first taste of iced lemon tea. Nick and I were on our honeymoon in Bhutan. It ... Read More >>
Olive Oil Banana Bread - Cook Republic #dairyfree #healthybaking

Olive Oil Banana Bread

If you are looking for a wholesome, lighter, dairy free banana bread recipe with a high toastability factor then you must bake this Olive Oil Banana Bread. Preferably tonight so you can cut yourself a thick slice tomorrow morning, toast it to golden perfection and enjoy with lashings of butter. I suppose that would be counter productive to the dairy-free nat... Read More >>
Passionfruit Margarita - Cook Republic #cocktail #vegan #foodphotography

Passionfruit Margarita

It's friday again which means it is Cocktail & Canapé night while watching re-runs of our favourite movies. Winter has unexpectedly arrived early, much to my delight. There is a cold snap gathering strength across Australia and although this might warrant a hot toddy or a mulled wine, I have decided to boldly make a couple of fruity but warming marga... Read More >>
Kale Mushroom Cashew Stir Fry - Cook Republic #vegan #glutenfree

Kale Mushroom Cashew Stir Fry

  What started out months ago as a fridge clean out recipe helped by a magazine cut out in my recipe folder, has become a glorious stir-fry dish packed with all the serves of vegetables you will need in a single day in just one delicious bowl. This Kale Mushroom Cashew Stir Fry is so much more than what its name suggests. It has cauliflower and capsi... Read More >>