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Super Food Ideas

Super Food Ideas June 2018

Australia's #1 food magazine, Super Food Ideas provides busy mothers and families with easy recipes and meal solutions, using readily available ingredients and simple techniques. With hundreds of recipes and tips every issue, you’ll never lack inspiration or ideas with Super Food Ideas.

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2 min.
flour power

The aroma of scones straight from the oven, your nanna’s caramel slice or family celebrations around a homemade birthday cake — they’re all occasions that may come to mind when you think of ‘baked goodness’. But with the White Wings specialty flour range, baked goodness isn’t just about the fun, flavour and comfort of home cooking – it’s also about offering healthier baking options. In the mix The quality you expect from White Wings continues in its new specialty flour range, which combines the goodness and flavour of wheat flours with single-ingredient flours. The White Wings Wholesome Blend is a combination of wheat, millet, oat and coconut flours, and is available in both plain and self-raising varieties. Easy does it There’s no need for kitchen experiments when you cook with White Wings Wholesome Blend.…

2 min.
prime mincer

What is it about mince that makes it so popular? It’s the number-one ingredient searched on taste.com.au, so we know that thousands of people are looking for inspiration every week. Mince is magic: you can’t overcook it, it absorbs flavours really well, is versatile and, with grocery prices rising, it’s a great-value option. For our Mince Makeovers, p24, we take familiar flavours and recipes, and re-imagine them for you. How about we make a goulash meatball pie? Or a Mexican meatloaf that becomes nachos. We take all that is great about a cheeseburger – pickles, mustard, special sauce – and stuff them into a cob loaf. And we introduce garlic bread to lasagne in a marvellous mash-up. If you’re more a spag bol household, you’ll love the baked version on…

2 min.
recipe index

BREAKFAST AND BRUNCH FISH & SEAFOOD SIDES, STARTERS AND LIGHT MEALS VEGETARIAN CHICKEN SOMETHING EXTRA SWEETS BEEF, PORK & LAMB MEAL PLANNER Recipes with this button are in our Budget Meal Planner, which is at the back of the magazine. THE COVER We know you love spag bol and a hearty family pie, so it seemed like a no-brainer to combine the two. Introducing the Spaghetti Bolognese Pie. Spaghetti Bolognese Pie…

3 min.
what’s in season june

PICK OF THE BUNCH RUBY GRAPEFRUIT | KIWIFRUIT | LEEK | OLIVES | POMELO | TURNIP RUBY GRAPEFRUIT Grapefruit grow in grape like bunches, (hence the name) and are full of vitamin C and B, fibre and lycopene Unlike the tart flesh of the yellow grapefruit, the ruby variety is sweeter and juicier while still retaining that distinctive grapefruit taste Apart from adding zing to recipes, ruby grapefruit also adds its beautiful jewel colour, whether thinly sliced, segmented, cooked or raw Store in the fruit bowl for up to a week or in the fridge for two weeks With its shorter season, get it while you can PERFECT PARTNERS: Fetta, rocket, watercress, salmon, ginger, dark chocolate, smoked trout, yoghurt, vanilla, mint, prawns, avocado QUICK IDEA: Finely slice fennel, ruby grapefruit, lemons and chilli, and place…

2 min.
your food ideas

MONKEY BUSINESS The combination of flavours in your Peanut Butter Banana Bread (October ’17, p32) was pure genius and on another level of deliciousness! Congratulations on 200 issues – much deserved… you clever little monkeys. Katherine Zombos, via email COOK THE COVER On a cool, miserable night, after a busy day at work, we were able to give the grocery shopping a miss and whip up a quick and comforting dinner – Easy Cheesy 2-minute Noodles (April ’18, p24) – straight from the pantry. Chloe Darragh, via email FRESH APPROACH Last year, I was diagnosed with cancer and, as a result, my diet had a complete overhaul. I had always loved flicking through food magazines but when I moved to eating a more plant-based diet, I found it harder to find recipes I could easily adapt. However,…

2 min.

RECIPE KNOW-HOW: We use Australian standard measures. In liquid measures, 250ml = 1 cup. Dry ingredients are measured in level 1 cup, 1/2 cup, 1/3 cup and 1/4 cup measures. 1 tablespoon = 20ml (note NZ, US and UK tablespoon = 15ml). 1 teaspoon = 5ml. We use 59g to 60g eggs. We use 1100-watt microwaves, unless otherwise specified. NUTRITION KNOW-HOW: Heart Friendly: low saturated fat, high fibre, lower sodium with heart-friendly fats. Desserts that are based on low-fat dairy without fruit/grain ingredients don’t need to be high fibre. Diabetes Friendly: low saturated fat, high fibre, lower sodium with lower GI carbs. Healthy: low saturated fat, less than 3000kJ and 800mg sodium per main meal. Vegetarian: no meat, fish or poultry but may contain eggs and/or dairy. Gluten Free: no gluten-containing ingredients (ie, wheat, rye, barley, oats or derivatives). High in Calcium: at…