Tag Archives: dairy free

Lisa’s Hearty Lentil Stew

This was one of my favourite meals growing up, my mum would make it with meat, and so I didn’t eat it for a number of years when we went plant-based until I was watching Glenys make her delicious Red wine reduction and I thought back to mum’s recipe and where the flavour was actually … Continue reading Lisa’s Hearty Lentil Stew

Simple spinach and homemade dairy-free ricotta cannelloni with a fussy kid friendly sauce

No fancy photography, just real food. An Alternative Chef Kitchen Mother’s day fantasy: cooking a meal that everyone can eat;-) The ultimate Mother’s day fantasy food… With Mother’s day coming up this week I’ve seen a lot of sweet recipes being posted (which are great). But I found myself thinking about  what the ultimate Mother’s … Continue reading Simple spinach and homemade dairy-free ricotta cannelloni with a fussy kid friendly sauce

Anzac biscuits and some alternatives!

ANZAC biscuits have always been one of my favourites and so it only seemed fitting to add an Anzac biscuit recipe and some Alternative Chef Kitchen style alternatives! Lisa’s Anzac Biscuits Ingredients 1 cup of rolled oats if you can tolerate gluten – if not then use quinoa or rice flakes 1 cup gluten-free flour … Continue reading Anzac biscuits and some alternatives!

The Ultimate Free-From BBQ: Your one stop reference for a dairy, soy, gluten, egg and meat free barbecue

For most people, barbecues tend to conjure up images of warm summer days, drinks in hand (usually beer or soft drink), snags on bread with tomato sauce, onion, potato, and some salad. So what about if you can’t or don’t eat dairy, soy, gluten, egg or meat? Up until now, barbecues might have been yet … Continue reading The Ultimate Free-From BBQ: Your one stop reference for a dairy, soy, gluten, egg and meat free barbecue

Glenys’ Sizzling Sausages

Ingredients 1 onion 2 cloves garlic 5 sliced mushrooms 2Tbsp olive oil 2 cups lentils rinsed and drained (approx 2 cans) 1 cup brown rice flour 1 Tbsp tomato paste 1/4  cup nutritional yeast spices – Fennel 2 tsp, coriander 1 tsp, allspice 1tsp, salt  1 1/2 tsp and pepper (and chilli to taste) 1 … Continue reading Glenys’ Sizzling Sausages

4 Savoury Dairy-Free Sandwich Spreads

It’s the end of the official first week back at school here in Adelaide and keeping with last weeks theme of providing some sandwich spread ideas,  we thought it’d be a good time to share the following specially edited video (especially if you’re starting to feel a bit overwhelmed by the thought of making another … Continue reading 4 Savoury Dairy-Free Sandwich Spreads

The icing on the dairy, gluten, soy and egg-free cake

  A few weeks ago I had to create a chocolate/ ganache/ icing recipe on the fly.  While it’s not something I generally recommend (because it can go wrong. very very wrong), sometimes it just happens that way. You run out of time, and you’ve got a combo of ingredients, and you realise you didn’t … Continue reading The icing on the dairy, gluten, soy and egg-free cake

3 White Chocolate Alternatives You Can Make at Home

A couple of years ago when I first met Hayley I created a White Chocolate alternative because my husband Brenton loves white chocolate. So recently I was checking out facebook when I saw a Christmas Pudding made from malteaser chocolates and white chocolate. That picture inspired to go back to that original  white chocolate recipe … Continue reading 3 White Chocolate Alternatives You Can Make at Home

The Tastiest Dairy-free Cheese Alternatives. Ever. Pt 5: Cheeses you can sprinkle

We’ve covered lots of cheese alternatives in this series so far including : cheeses you can slice, cheeses that actually melt, creamy cheese sauces and cream cheeses But the one we haven’t covered yet are dairy-free cheeses you can sprinkle, so if you’ve been waiting for this one… keep reading!  My 2 favourite cheeses you … Continue reading The Tastiest Dairy-free Cheese Alternatives. Ever. Pt 5: Cheeses you can sprinkle

Businesses that offer cool alternatives: Frank Buontempo of Orgran Natural Foods

When it comes to businesses that provide tasty alternatives for people with alternative diets, hands down the winner has to be Orgran Natural Foods. With products ranging from egg replacement to crispbread, and with products sold throughout supermarkets and independent retailers in over 70 countries, it’s easy to see why I have left this business … Continue reading Businesses that offer cool alternatives: Frank Buontempo of Orgran Natural Foods