Prep Time: 15 mins.
Cooking Time: 15 mins
1 cup McKenzie's Lentils, Quinoa & Beans SuperBlend
1 small red onion, chopped finely
1 cup fresh coriander, finely chopped
1 cup fresh parsley, finely chopped
Zest & juice of 1 lemon
1/3 cup olive oil
2 tbs capers
½ cup currants
2 tbs pine nuts, toasted
1/3 cup sunflower seeds, toasted
½ cup flaked almonds, toasted
1 tsp cumin seeds, toasted
150g feta cheese
1 tbs honey
Prepare and cook Lentils, Quinoa & Beans SuperBlend according to on-pack instructions. Drain well and cool.
Add to a large bowl with red onion, coriander, parsley, lemon zest and juice, olive oil, capers and currants. Gently combine. Add pine nuts, sunflower seeds and flaked almonds.
In a small bowl, combine feta cheese, honey and toasted cumin seeds. Scatter over the salad and serve
With the festive season just around the corner, it's time to get ready for all things Christmas! The tree is up, the presents are out, the tinsel is sparkling, but what about the kitchen? Not to worry because McKenzie's Foods have got the final touches of your feast covered.
McKenzie's have a variety of pantry essentials for Christmas time. Whether you are planning to cook up a scrumptious roast dinner or create small snacks, the Christmas Day recipe options are endless with McKenzie's broad range.
McKenzie's offer a variety of coconut (from desiccated to shredded), rice flour, cream of tartar, baking powder, bi-carb soda and a range of speciality flours to create traditional Christmas treats such as shortbread, gingerbread and trifles, satisfying the tastes of all during the festive season!
Adding to the traditional flavours of Christmas, McKenzie's have a range of ground nutmeg, cinnamon and mixed spice, ensuring that your cooking or baking will be absolutely delicious.
McKenzie's are famously known for their extensive range of pulses. With a variety of pulses to utilise in the kitchen, why not create the perfect summery salad to accompany a classic Christmas roast.
"McKenzie's is a Australian owned family business, built on the foundations of bringing togetherness through celebration and food," says McKenzie's Marketing Manager Bianca Piscopo.
"We understand the stress that comes with Christmas entertaining and McKenzie's is here to help you actually enjoy preparing the dishes. Whether you're in charge of the feast or sharing the load with your dearest ones, we have all the ingredients you need and many recipe ideas on our website."
The 165 year-old Australian food manufacturer has recently undergone a rebrand, introducing a new logo and fresh packaging to its products. McKenzie's offers an extensive range of locally and internationally sourced high quality legumes, grains, baking staples, herbs and spices and speciality flours.
McKenzie's is available at Coles, Woolworths and independent supermarkets. For further details and Christmas recipes visit www.mckenziesfoods.com.au.