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Juice Bar

Juice Bar

Blue Chocolotta – raw cacao powder, almond butter, blueberries, himalayan pink salt, banana & coconut milk. Location: 4001 W Riverside Dr, Burbank, CA, 91505. I sipped on this decedent blue chocolotta smoothie before hitting downtown LA! It packed a punch of protein and left me […]

The Colonel’s Son

The Colonel’s Son

Spanish omelette – Chorizo, prosciutto, purple potatoes, Spanish onion, roasted capsicum, chilli oil & toast. Location: 299 Beach Rd, Black Rock VIC 3193, Australia. As a reward for bike riding to Beaumaris, my boyfriend and myself stopped at the this cafe overlooking the beach. We […]

Tender Greens

Tender Greens

A ‘plate’ of falafel, a baby spinach salad, grilled herb crostini and seasonal veggies.

Location: 4237 Campus Dr #B165, Irvine, CA 92612.

I was craving something veggie-packed and nutritious in Irvine. My lovely friend took me to Tender Greens, which was everything I could have asked for! It was vegetarian/vegan friendly, but also had various meat options for all of the carnivores out there 😉

Best Bite Rating: 7.5/10

https://www.tendergreens.com/locations/uc-irvine/menu

Olive Cafe

Olive Cafe

Acai bowl – Brazilian açai, topped with granola, seasonal fruit & honey. Location: 805 Santa Clara Pl, San Diego, CA 92109. I had just finished an intense yoga workout, overlooking the beautiful San Diego beach, when I stumbled across this gorgeous cafe! It satisfied my […]

Holy Bowly

Holy Bowly

Bombay buddha bowl – cauliflower rice with toasted almonds, golden raisons, parsley and toasted pepitas. Served with chicken in a turmeric coconut sauce, sweet potatoes, green beans, lentils and red cabbage. Location:  531 Hampton St, Hampton VIC 3188, Australia. I always feel at ease when […]

Brighton Soul

Brighton Soul

Blue hippie smoothie bowl – blue algae extract, grapes, mango, avocado, pineapple, coconut, coconut yoghurt, coconut milk, cacao nibs, puffed buckwheat, granola & berries.

Location: 129 Church St, Brighton VIC 3186, Australia.

This cafe is super trendy and is located in the ultra chic Church Street. The style of food and flavours are sometimes unconventional, however they always rock your tastebuds! It’s a great brunchy spot to pop into with family and friends.

Best Bite Rating: 8.5/10

https://www.facebook.com/BrightonSoul/

The Diplomat Cafe

The Diplomat Cafe

Breakfast Burrito – with black beans, jalapeño corn salsa, mozzarella cheese, smashed avocado & chipotle mayo. Location: 4 Railway Parade, Highett VIC 3190, Australia. The staff at the diplomat are so welcoming and kind. They were happy to answer my questions and gave me great recommendations!  […]

Grub Food Van

Grub Food Van

Sashimi tuna and brown rice – with soy, shiso, wasabi, snow peas & cucumber. Coconut chicken salad – with peanuts, kaffir lime lead, chilli & coconut dressing. Location: 87-89 Moor St, Fitzroy VIC 3065, Australia. I visited Grub Food Van following a sesh at Northcote […]

Hot Smoked Salmon and Zoodles

Hot Smoked Salmon and Zoodles

Hot Smoked Salmon and Zoodles

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Total Time: 15 minutes

Serving Size: 1

Ingredients

  • 1 piece hot smoked salmon
  • 1/2 ripe avocado
  • 1/4 cup florets of broccoli
  • 1/2 zucchini
  • 1 lime
  • 1/2 cup coriander
  • 2 tbs extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tbs almonds
  • 1/2 clove garlic
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper
  • 1/2 dried chilli
  • Sprinkle of chopped peanuts

Instructions

  • To make the coriander and lime dressing blend the lime, coriander, extra virgin olive oil, almonds, garlic and black pepper. Place to the side.
  • Spiralize the zucchini to make the zucchini noodles ("zoodles"). Place the dressing over the zoodles.
  • Steam the broccoli and slice the avo.
  • Add the salmon to the bowl, and sprinkle with peanuts and dried chilli.

Notes

You will need a spiralizer.

http://nutsfornutrition.net/2018/02/01/hot-smoked-salmon-and-zoodles/

Combi

Combi

Organic Acai Bowl- acai blended with banana, blueberries, cocounut water and topped with coconut flakes, pistachios, banana, apple, cranberry and strawberry Location: Shop 1/140 Ormond Road, Elwood VIC 3184 I visited Combi for the first time in November last year and was so impressed by […]