Healthy Recipe Round Up

Words: Crush

We’re almost midway through January and if your New Year’s resolutions are still standing, then you are doing well. For most, a commitment to being healthy is one of the first resolutions made, and it is also one of the easiest to break. To help keep you motivated we’ve chosen some of our favourite recipes to keep you on the wagon and to inspire you to eat food that is not only good for you, but tastes delicious too.

Asian Steak Salad

If you mention salad as a meal to a hungry man, he may go running in the opposite direction, but not with this beefed up version. With punchy Asian flavours and plenty of fresh veggies it’s a surefire win. GET THE RECIPE

Smoked Salmon, Watercress and Mustard Terrine with Sesame Green Beans

Smoked salmon is full of flavour and is rich in healthy fats. This recipe for a layered terrine is an inventive way of serving it.  GET THE RECIPE

Summer Beetroot Salad with a Herby Dressing

Baby beets are packed with flavour and are little nutrient bombs. They are a great source of folate, manganese, potassium dietary fibre, magnesium, phosphorus, vitamin C, iron and vitamin B6! Lightly dress with a herby dressing and serve with your favourite greens. GET THE RECIPE

Grilled Trout with Poached Egg and Green Beans

Getting a poached egg just right is essential to this dish, the creamy yolk makes the perfect sauce for this perfectly grilled piece of fish. Yum! GET THE RECIPE

Zucchini Noodles with Chicken, Feta and Kale Meatballs

Zucchini noodles, or ‘zoodles’ as they are known, make an excellent and light replacement for pasta in this dish. Serve with a lighter version of a regular meatball when you make with chicken mince and nutrient dense kale. GET THE RECIPE

Marinated Baby Marrow with Smoked Snoek

This is an unusual way to serve a salad but makes a great idea for entertaining. The minty marinade coats the marrow and works really well with the snoek. GET THE RECIPE

 Creamy Egg Salad Lettuce Cups

Egg salad is always a win, but if you’re cutting carbs, its hard to find a vessel to carry the eggy goodness. Switch out your crackers for crispy lettuce cups (baby gem or cos work best) for a lovely light lunch. GET THE RECIPE

Green Apple, Parmesan and Date Salad

A crisp salad, with the sweet flavours of apple, date and maple syrup. GET THE RECIPE

Angelfish with Grilled Asparagus and Roasted Garlic and Parsley Dressing

A beautiful, flavour-filled dish that makes use of a SASSI green-listed fish. GET THE RECIPE

Avocado Oil Hummus 

Make your hummus at home so that you know exactly what goes into it. Use avocado oil to make it even more nutritious. Serve with healthy crudite for a tasty snack. Note: if you find raw garlic to smelly to snack on during the day, try roasting your garlic beforehand, it adds a wonderful caremelised flavour and mellows out the sharpness. GET THE RECIPE

LCHF Nutty Chocolate Orange Pots

When a chocolate emergency hits, these tasty little pots  with a zing of citrusy orange will curb the craving. GET THE RECIPE

LCHF ChoC Avo Frozen Yoghurt with Nut Crumble and Raspberries

Got a hankering for something cold and icy? This creamy avo and chocolate frozen yoghurt is a total win, serve with fresh fruit and a crunchy nut crumble. GET THE RECIPE

For more recipe inspiration click HERE

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>