HERB PESTO WITH SPAGHETTI

http://yummiberry.co.za/?p=3398 (Serves 4)   Ingredients: 100g mixed soft herbs (choose between basil, fat-leaf parsley, mint, chives, dill – or whatever you have in your garden or fridge) 300ml crème fraiche 100g parmesan, grated 100g pine nuts, toasted 200g spaghetti   Method: Put the herbs, crème fraiche and parmesan in a food processor and whizz[…]

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BIG BATCH BOLOGNESE

http://yummiberry.co.za/?p=3077 (Serves 12)   Ingredients: 4 tbsp olive oil 6 smoked bacon rashers, chopped 4 onions, finely chopped 3 carrots, finely chopped 4 celery sticks, finely chopped 8 garlic cloves, crushed 2 tbsp dried mixed herbs 2 bay leaves 500g mushrooms, sliced 1½ kg lean minced beef (or use half[…]

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COURGETTI SPAGHETTI

http://yummiberry.co.za/?p=2226 (Serves 4)   Ingredients: 2 tbs olive oil 1 red onion, finely chopped 1 clove garlic, crushed ½ – 1 level tsp dried crushed chillies (optional) 2 cans chopped tomatoes 1 tsp balsamic vinegar 4 large courgettes 40g grated parmesan   Method: Heat 1 tbsp of the olive oil[…]

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CARROT PASTA WITH A CREAMY ZESTY GARLIC SAUCE

http://yummiberry.co.za/?p=2189 (Serves 1)   Ingredients: For the noodles: 1 big carrot, made into noodles (you can use a veggie noodle/pasta machine or a julienne peeler) For the sauce: 1 full TBSP un-hulled or regular tahini (sesame paste) 1 TBSP good walnut oil (or good olive oil) 3 TBSP fresh lemon juice[…]

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LOW CARB EGGPLANT LASAGNE

http://yummiberry.co.za/?p=2173 (Serves 12)   Ingredients: 2 large eggplants, peeled, sliced lengthwise into 5mm sheet-like strips olive oil cooking spray salt and pepper 750g lean beef or ostrich mince 2 tbs olive oil 2 onions, chopped 3 cloves chopped garlic 1 red pepper, chopped 450g sliced mushrooms 2 tbs italian herb seasoning (or mix[…]

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10 MINUTE HOMEMADE MARINARA SAUCE

http://yummiberry.co.za/?p=948 (Yields 3½ cups) Ingredients: 2 tbs olive oil 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 can crushed tomatoes ½ tsp salt 1 tsp sugar 1/8 tsp fresh black pepper ¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes (optional) Directions: Heat a medium saucepan over medium-low heat. Add the olive oil to the pan,[…]

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BREAKFAST PIZZAS

http://yummiberry.co.za/?p=720 (Serves 4-6) Ingredients: 4 pieces pita bread, halved into two disks 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil 2 pieces tomatoes, sliced 8 to 10 pieces beef salami, sliced half an onion, sliced 1 clove garlic, sliced 8 pieces basil leaves, slivered 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese Method: Lay all the[…]

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CAULIFLOWER CRUSTED PIZZA

http://yummiberry.co.za/?p=652 Ingredients: Cooking spray 2½ cups Cauliflower, grated 1 large Egg, lightly beaten 1¼ cups Mozzarella cheese, reduced fat 2 tbs Parmesan cheese, grated Salt and freshly ground Black Pepper to taste ¼ cup Tomato sauce 1 cup Cherry Tomatoes, sliced in half 2 cloves Garlic, sliced 1/4 tsp crushed[…]

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