Life in the Kitchen

Breakfast crumpets by Cupcake Richard.

naturesgarden_wida_01

Welcome to Natures Garden new social world.

New recipes, ideas and a non-stop stream of inspiration created in collaboration with some of South Africa’s top chefs, food stylists and creatives at the chopping block. Follow the fun on Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest. We’d love you to. And we promise you’ll never go hungry.

Let’s get on with it then.

Let’s celebrate new beginnings with a round of Sweetcorn & Coriander Crumpets by Wida of Cupcake Richard fame.

They’re gluten-free – and really yummy.

On Friday, we’ll introduce you to another of our NBF’s in food – Yuluishii of Pretoria’s ‘Off-The-Wall-Pop-Up-Restaurant’, the queen of culinary cool in Hatfield.

wida_post_test

They’re gluten-free – and really yummy.

SWEETCORN AND CORIANDER CRUMPETS

Makes 12-15 crumpets

CRUMPET INGREDIENTS

1 ¼ cup gluten free flour
½ tsp baking powder
¼ tsp baking soda
¼ tsp salt
1 flax egg (1 tbsp ground flax + 3 tbsp water)
½ tbsp avocado/canola oil
½ cup warm water
1 tbsp lemon juice
1 cup cooked Natures Garden Sweetcorn
2 tbsp fresh, roughly chopped coriander

METHOD

Sift all dry ingredients in a medium size bowl.
Combine lemon juice and warm water.
Add lemon water, oil and flax egg to dry ingredients.

Mix until completely combined.
Stir cooked sweetcorn and coriander into the batter.
Heat a teaspoon of avocado or canola oil in a non-stick pan.
Spoon one tablespoon of batter per crumpet into a pan.

Once bubbles start to appear on top of the crumpet, flip and cook for a further 2 minutes, until cooked through.

Place on paper towel to drain.

Serve warm with fresh coriander, spring onion and coconut cream.

wida_post_footer_full

All images courtesy of Cupcake Richard.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *