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Roasted Cauliflower Nasi Goreng - Cook Republic #glutenfree #vegetarian

Roasted Cauliflower Nasi Goreng – Indonesian Fried Rice

About eight months ago, Nick welcomed the 40s and life served up a reflux and elevated cholesterol problem. It was like a switch being flipped. One minute everything was fine and the next minute, it felt like a heart attack. We later found out that it was just reflux but it was scary and prompted us to investigate the factors causing both issues. Now Nick has always been quite fit and lean, he plays soccer throughout the year and is on the go... Read More >>
Keralan Cabbage Stir Fry - Cook Republic #vegan #glutenfree

5 Minute Keralan Cabbage Stir Fry

When it is Tuesday night and I am lacking in motivation, inspiration and time in the kitchen; these are the recipes I fall back on. They are super quick, deeply nourishing and filling. And they all have turmeric in some form or the other. If you are a regular follower of my blog, you will know by now my love of turmeric. This 5 Minute Keralan Cabbage Stir Fry is another recipe I love to cook on nights like those. This speedy stir fry is truly... Read More >>
7 Ingredient Detox Smoothie - Cook Republic

7 Ingredient Detox Smoothie

For the better part of the week, I eat and drink sensibly. And in a timely manner. But then weekend arrives and all my routines go out of the window. Sometimes, we are out at the crack of dawn for soccer and end up having two breakfasts and no lunch. And dinner could be at a Thai restaurant or takeaway stone baked pizza from the local pizzeria. This erratic eating schedule takes its toll on me by the time Monday arrives in all its glory. Does... Read More >>

Roasted Broccoli And Coconut Salad With Turmeric Dressing

Do you remember the time as a kid when the most exciting part of your day was if your mum or dad allowed you to place a pillow on your chair and sit on it at the dinner table, instantly making you heaps taller (and unconquerable)? How special were simple days like that? Earlier today, I made myself a cup of coffee and sat down to type on my laptop at our dinner table. Because I am the shortest person I know, I hunched my shoulders in an attem... Read More >>
Easy 30 Minute Kimchi And Vegan Fish Sauce - Cook Republic

Easy 30 Minute Kimchi And Vegan Fish Sauce

Its true. I have had a slow burning, escalating obsession with kimchi for a while. Like baking bread, once you start making your own kimchi there is no turning back. I first shared a step-by-step Vegan Kimchi recipe with heaps of process and stage shots two years ago. I give away a lot of kimchi jars every year to friends and a couple of them are allergic to seafood which was why I devised a vegan recipe that called on the umami flavour of mu... Read More >>

Quinoa Buttermilk Fried Chicken With Cabbage Slaw

A delicious hipster twist on the world famous American Buttermilk Fried Chicken by adding quinoa to the batter for added crunch and a dash of hot sauce for a chilli hit makes this an instant crowd please. Serve heaped on tangy coleslaw in raw cabbage leaves bowl at your next party or game night! It is hard to believe that I have been cooking for almost three decades – almost. Over the years I have accumulated my share of cooking battle sca... Read More >>