Roasted Butternut Pumpkin Pasta – Cali Press

Recipe: Roasted Butternut Pumpkin Pasta – Cali Press

Butternut pumpkin pasta has long been a staple during the winter months and despite the visuals that spring to mind (Mmmm butter!) this is not a sauce-heavy pasta. In fact, the thing we love most about this dish is that it’s so damn tasty you don’t even miss all that sauce! The whole wheat flavour of the pasta balances perfectly with the roasted pumpkin and salty overtones of cheese, making this meal absolutely delicious! So here it is, check out Naturally Ella’s recipe for an easy prep weeknight pasta featuring savoury roasted pumpkin with butter, parmesan, walnuts, and rosemary.

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Hot! Winter Specials: Fuel Yourself This Winter

With the weather cooling down, it’s time for us to add some winter favourites to our menu. Our new offering features a nourishing bowl of porridge prepared with organic steel cut oats and a delicious melt in your mouth toasty that’s as equally awesome for brekky as it is for lunch. Need a hot drink? Our new Fireball elixir is designed to be the ultimate immunity building and flu preventative, fully equipped with antibacterial properties. Read on for a detailed look into all the winter warmers AVAILABLE NOW in all Cali cafes.

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Recipe: A Healthier Take on Three Junk Food Classics – Cali Press

Baby it’s cold outside!!! And we don’t know about you guys, but when it’s cold we crave the hallmark of fast food establishments… burgers, fries and soft drinks. But, as our trio below proves, they don’t have to be greasy, filled with cheap ingredients and loaded with sugar! Yep, that goes for the ‘fizzy drink’ as well. Tell you more? Check out this Wholesome Cook recipe that is living proof that burgers, chippies and soft drinks don’t have to be all junky.

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Recipe: Raw Vegan Chocolate Molten Lava Cake – Cali Press

Holy cow! If you like chocolate, you’ll love this recipe thanks to This Rawsome Vegan Life.

Imagine a mega awesome, super chocolate party in your mouth that results in an excellent, ethereal sense of wellbeing… this recipe is it. Don’t worry if that sounds too intense – you can handle it. You’re stronger than you think… Like an ant lifting 5,000 times it’s body weight.

This recipe uses the secret ingredient of cacao butter instead of coconut oil for the liquid centre and we love it! The cacao plant gives us endless delicious food options, with a host of nutritional benefits… just listen to this guy rave about the godly benefits and you’ll be a chocoholic for life!

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Mac ‘n’ Tease: The yummiest and healthiest recipe ever

So, what makes this My New Roots mac ‘n’ tease recipe so good? It’s vegan! Not one speck of cheese or milk or butter or cream in sight. Nope. Instead the delectable sauce is a winning combination of roasted butternut squash, garlic, creamy butter beans, and cheesy nutritional yeast. Although not exactly like the cheese sauce of yore, it is still completely smooth, creamy, rich, and deeply satisfying when combined with fat noodles and the most amazing non-breadcrumb-topping made out of sunflower seeds. That’s right.

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SOUP-A-LOOP: The Perfect Red Curry and Lemongrass Winter Soup Recipe

Now this is certainly a warm and spicy soup for the soul which is perfect for winter. We’re big fans of the blog Love and Lemons authored by Austin based husband and wife Jeanie and Jack who often complete their delectable recipes with a squeeze of lemon (hence the name). Their recipes are mostly vegetarian (although they aren’t entirely themselves) and their cookbook ‘The Love and Lemons’ was released at the end of March.

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Cali Super-Flu Fighter Cleanse

With winter well and truly setting in here in Sydney; it’s time we all start taking extra care of ourselves to ensure we aren’t fighting the flu for any longer than we have to. In order to help you through these chilly winter months, we have designed a specific cleanse to build and support your immune system. Whether you use it as a preventive measure, as a supporting supplement or as a recovery tonic, the Super-Flu Fighter has what you need to support your health this winter.

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Cali Winter Menu

The cold front has hit and the seasonally influenced additions to our menu are now in our cafes. The Cali Winter Menu is designed not only to entice the tastebuds but to also nurture your winter health and wellbeing. So who are the new Menu Superstars?

Keep reading to find out.

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