Lentil & Mushroom Rice & Quinoa Penne Pasta


This weeks recipe of the week is from local food blogger to the Byron Bay shire Meg Phillips. Meg used our popular Organic Rice & Quinoa Penne to make this recipe. It uses only vegan ingredients, is high in protein…and super delicious.

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Homemade Organic Granola Recipe


It’s two in a row from Affordable Wholefoods Recipe contributor Meg Phillips. This time it’s a delicious and simple granola recipe using mostly organic ingredients (though you can of course tailor to your preference). Making your own if you have the time and motivation is a great way to save money on expensive store bought varieties, and you also get to choose your preferred flavours. Enjoy!

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This weeks recipe of the week comes from Natalie Harms, our newest addition to the Affordable Wholefoods blog as writer and recipe contributor.

Natalie is a practicing Nutritionist with clinics in Maleny (in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland, QLD) and Inverell. Here she shares her Lemon, Cashew and Coconut Cookies – loaded with protein, fibre, healthy fats and flavour, and a great alternative to store varieties.

Serving Size: makes 20



  1. Preheat oven to 160C.
  2. Process the cashews in a food processor until finely ground.
  3. Add remaining ingredients and process until mixture comes together.
  4. Place the mixture in fridge for 5 minutes to settle.
  5. Roll a generous teaspoon of mixture into ball and flatten slightly on baking trays lined with baking paper.
  6. Bake for 15 to 18 mins until golden brown colour appears. Allow to cool an enjoy.


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