Porridge – The Breakfast Of Champions?

Porridge – The Breakfast Of Champions?

Oats are a very versatile food product used for making flour, cookies, bread, desserts and even brewing beer, but are most well-known as a breakfast staple in the form of porridge, muesli and granola. Should you eat porridge oats for breakfast every day? …more

FoodFlicker & Gourmet Food Parlour: Bringing our philosophy to a table near you

FoodFlicker & Gourmet Food Parlour: Bringing our philosophy to a table near you

Eating well in cafes and restaurants while being consistent with a philosophy of fresh, minimally-processed, high quality and locally-sourced ingredients is always challenging, especially if you don’t want to sacrifice taste. Well, we are doing our best to ease that problem! We are delighted to announce that FoodFlicker has recently begun a partnership with Gourmet Food Parlour. …more

Practice Tips: The Super Smoothie

Practice Tips: The Super Smoothie

Smoothies are a great way to meet a variety of nutrition targets. With the right blend of ingredients, the key elements of any fueling or recovery approach are addressed namely: 20 grams or more of protein, a source of carbohydrate and healthy fats, and a rich variety of micro-nutrients. …more

Practice Tips: Fuel-up with High Carb Breakfasts

Practice Tips: Fuel-up with High Carb Breakfasts

While there is some debate about whether carbohydrate is important for endurance sports, the consensus remains that fuelling-up with carbohydrate in the 24 to 48 hours before performance in high intensity and competitive team sports is the best approach. Here are two breakfast recipes that work well either on the day before or morning of a match that will assist you in hitting your fuelling targets …more

Sweet Potato Hash with Baked Eggs

Sweet Potato Hash with Baked Eggs

Eggs and sweet potatoes flavoured with coconut oil, salt and pepper is a simple but delicious recipe. It can be cooked up quickly as a nutritious lunch, brunch or a quick healthy dinner. The great thing about this recipe is you only need a few ingredients and its simple to make.   [tab name=”Recipe”]  … …more

Egg and Oat Pancakes

Egg and Oat Pancakes

These are an ideal breakfast option and only take a few minutes to make. They are a filling and satisfying breakfast naturally high in fibre, protein and slow release carbohydrate. If you are preparing for a game or sporting competition like golf or even something more intense like a marathon they can work well for breakfast or a snack. …more

Bircher Muesli

Bircher Muesli

Bircher muesli is a delicious high carbohydrate breakfast option that combines oats, fresh apples juice, nuts and seeds for a dessert like taste and mouthful texture. Made in advance usually the night before, this is the ideal on the go breakfast. …more

Buckwheat Crepes with Smoked Salmon and Avocado

Buckwheat Crepes with Smoked Salmon and Avocado

The great thing about these crepes is that they can be used for savoury or sweet dishes. By adding smoked salmon and avocado you have a delicious lunch, or by adding fresh fruit, honey and yogurt you can have healthy dessert!   [tab name=”Recipe”]   Buckwheat, like quinoa is sometimes considered a novel food, however this… …more

Eggs in Ham Cups

Eggs in Ham Cups

These nutritious Eggy Veggie Buns tick all the right boxes for a healthy snack, whether eaten hot at the time, or eaten later on-the-go. …more

Grain Free Seed Bread

Grain Free Seed Bread

Grain Free Seed Bread is a great alternative to grain based bread. It is made from flax seed and eggs and thus is rich in protein and health fats as well as being high in fibre. It can be used as a tasty alternative to regular bread; particularly for low carbohydrate and gluten/grain free meals.

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Flaxseed Porridge with Cocoa Nibs

Flaxseed Porridge with Cocoa Nibs

Flaxseed Porridge with Cocoa Nibs a great low carb, omega-3 and protein rich alternative to traditional oat porridge. The flaxseed and chia seeds provide plenty of healthy fats and the cacao nibs give you an antioxidant boost. This porridge is a great breakfast or snack idea. …more

Salmon, Spinach and Feta Frittata

Salmon, Spinach and Feta Frittata

Baking eggs with salmon, spinach and topped with some Feta cheese is as tasty as it sounds. High in protein, healthy fats and of course vitamins and minerals     [tab name=”Recipe”]   Looking for a low carbohydrate meal option then this is ideal. Salmon, eggs and spinach combine really well together as a breakfast or… …more

Smoothie – Spinach Avocado

Smoothie – Spinach Avocado

Spinach and avocado are two green vegetables that work really well together in a smoothie. They provide an abundance of nutrients while avocado brings a creamy tasty texture to the smoothie. …more