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Nibble on divine raw peanut butter cups

No matter how dedicated you are to your healthy new year’s resolution, we all need a little sweetener every now and then. But before you go reaching for that bar of processed chocolate or packet of biscuits – yep, it takes one to know one – nutritionist and chef Ronaldo Fulieri may have a better alternative. His most recent cookbook, Ronaldo’s Kitchen Book 2: The Super Power of Nutrition, is packed with 60 recipes to boost health and energy, including a very tempting range of raw, vegan desserts. Comprising raw cacao, coconut cream, peanut butter and agave, these creamy peanut butter cups are the perfect indulgence when your willpower is waning. If you don’t have raw cacao at home, you can substitute with 200 g of raw organic dark chocolate, while the agave can be replaced by maple syrup or honey. more

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Pavement Whispers: Vol 08 January 27

From whispers of new bars to nourishing breakfasts, The Weekend Edition is always on the search for the latest news in Brisbane, dedicated to ensuring its readers are in the know. When we put our ears to the pavement this week, this is what we found out … more

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Toss a little chorizo, salami or prosciutto from Backa Gourmet Foods in your pasta

Dried meat, being one of the oldest methods of preservation known to humankind, is a feature of many cuisines around the world. From bresaola, air-dried salted beef originally from the Valtellina valley in northern Italy; charquí, made from llama or alpaca, in South America; suho meso, a smoked beef eaten in Bosnia, to kuivaliha, air-dried salted meat (often reindeer) of northern Finland, dried meat is a staple in many cultures. more

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Munch on raw collard wraps with cashew ‘cheese’

First we brought you rainbow salad, then we treated you to a dreamy chia pudding, and now – if you’re still with us on the healthy 2015 bandwagon – we present deliciously crunchy green collard wraps. Stuffed with nourishing vegetables and a dairy-free cashew ‘cheese’, these colourful beauties are perfect for lunch or a healthy snack. We tracked down this gem of a recipe in organic bakery owner and health-food blogger Jessica Nadel’s new cookbook, Greens 24/7, which is bursting with more than 100 wholesome recipes such as cinnamon zucchini waffles, pesto polenta chips and chocolate avocado popsicles. more