Mexican Pulled Chicken With Black Beans And Chipotle

What will endear you to this recipe is its versatility to be served several different ways. I have three different meals that I tend to make from this one chicken recipe. There’s the obvious way – served with rice. My pick is often with black rice (which isn’t black once cooked but rather a deep…

Creamy Black Rice With Ginger, Coconut And Mango

I wouldn’t for a minute want you to think that this is a breakfast dish I eat regularly. It’s not. Most mornings it’s homemade muesli with yoghurt and fruit, or my latest obsession a green smoothie with chia seeds. But every now and then, when time and circumstances permit, I turn to this slightly exotic,…

Backed ricotta salad with black rice and corn

  The Blue Mountains, two hours west of Sydney, has always held a special place in my heart, and it will continue to do so as I had the great pleasure of marrying my spunky husband there last weekend. For those of you who have had the experience of getting married, you’d know how absolutely…