Garlic Potato Gratin

The creamy garlic potato dish of everyone’s dreams! Potato gratin is comfort food at its finest – and when you make it with one-of-a-kind organic potatoes, you know it’s going to be absolutely top notch. Organic potatoes are usually waxy and don’t sink into smooth softness as easily as floury potatoes do, but a gratin […]

Apple and Cinnamon Tea Cake

There can never be too many good recipes for apples, especially because we almost always have them available, and almost everyone loves them! Summer or winter you need a good apple cake – for when friends drop round, for the kids’ lunchboxes or afternoon teas, as a gift for a new mum or someone who […]

Spinach and Cheese Rolls

Perfect for parties or Christmas bring-a-plates, these delicious little morsels of cheesy goodness are always welcome on any table! They need only a handful of ingredients and a couple of quick rolls with flaky pastry and you’re good to go. Hot tip: make a double batch and freeze half, and you’ll never be short of […]

Asparagus + The Easiest Hollandaise Sauce Ever!

We can’t tell you how much better-tasting organic asparagus is – we’re sure you already know! – and often only needs a little salt and something yum to dip it in. Enter: hollandaise sauce. Absolutely perfect with the seasonal treat that is asparagus, but also notoriously difficult to make at home. The sauce can split, […]

Five Ways To Stay Healthy This Holiday Season

Five Ways To Stay Healthy This Holiday Season

The end of the year and Christmas is upon us. This usually means a long list of events for work, school, sport clubs, friends and families. The majority of these events involve indulging in both food and drink. Whether you are dreading weight gain or just that unhealthy feeling from overeating, here are five ways […]

Beetroot, Orange and Ginger Juice

There’s something about the warmer weather that has us digging through the fruit bowl at home, ready to concoct our favourite flavour combinations to cool down and nourish our bodies on hot days. It’s hard to go past the classic orange – it’s such a comforting favourite – but a big hit of ginger can […]

Five ways to stay zen in the lead up to Christmas

As we near the end of the year and Christmas, it’s easy to become overwhelmed by the array of activities, events and errands. Don’t despair. Keep things as simple as possible with these five ways to stay zen and by the time Christmas rolls around you will still be one happy, carolling Santa elf. Her […]

Beautifully Rich Vegetable Stock

With only vegetables, salt and water (ok and some herbs and spices if we’re feeling jaunty), the vegetable stock that flavours all the dishes of our life can just taste like vegetables and salt and water. However, with a bit of tinkering, we can have a rich, deeply-flavoured veggie stock that can hold up to […]

Herby Mustard Potato Salad

herby mustard potato salad | the organic place

Sometimes it seems a bit like sacrilege to mess with a classic dish like potato salad. Everyone has their favourite varieties – some like theirs minty, others like good chunks of egg in there. Most agree it’s got to be creamy and cooling, with enough crunchy things in there to keep life interesting. But let’s […]