Rockmelon and Prosciutto Salad

Rockmelon and Prosciutto Salad

Many years ago, pre children Ben and myself were fortunate to travel round Europe. I remember arriving in Spain and there being copious amounts of cured meat hanging from shops and restaurants and tapas in abundance. As we sat to have an afternoon drink and admire the culture were were given a piece of rockmelon […]

Japanese Potato Salad

This is such a delicious dish, and a perfect way of using the lovely potatoes, carrots and cucumber we’ve been getting lately. Ubiquitous across Japan, this potato salad is available in hotels, restaurants, fast-food places, supermarkets and convenience stores across the land. It’s sweet but piquant, and super fun to eat with chopsticks. And yes […]

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 […]

Organic Mango Salsa

Organic Mango Salsa

Ben and myself are very lucky if we get to eat mango in our home. When mango season is here the kids run straight to the van as I drive into the driveway every Thursday afternoon shouting “are there any mangoes this week Mum?” I’ve since worked out the best away around this to make […]