13 Recipes That Will Warm You Up and Satisfy Your Soul This Winter

Cold weather calls for cosy, comforting foods but they don't have to be unhealthy. Try these healthy takes on 13 soul-satisfying favourites you'll want to warm up with all winter long.

Vegan Chocolate Self-Saucing Pudding

All good self-saucing puddings should be gooey, rich, and preferably chocolate. This one ticks all the right boxes... and it's healthy! Indulging in a second helping just got harder to resist...

Vegan chocolate self-saucing pudding

Red Prawn Coconut Curry

This warming Red Prawn Coconut Curry is quick, simple, and packed with protein. Serve with Asian greens for a good dose of vitamins and minerals.

Gut Loving Vietnamese Pho

There's a reason Pho is one of Vietnam's most famous dishes. Its flavourful spices and nourishing fresh ingredients make it a light and fragrant way to warm up when the weather cools down. 

Vegan Chocolate Hazelnut Scrolls

These Vegan Choc Hazelnut Scrolls ooze with chocolatey goodness! They're the healthy epitome of comfort food, all rolled up into delectable little rounds of deliciousness. Be warned, you may find it hard to stop at just one...

Creamy Coconut Lentil Curry

Lentils are one of the most nutritious legumes around, providing important minerals,fibre, and vitamins backed up by a decent hit of protein. Blended with exotic spices and creamy coconut milk, this curry is a delightful way to enjoy their plentiful health benefits.  

Cauliflower Tahini Soup With Macadamia Lemon Cream

Pairing the veg of the moment with tasty and nutritious tahini makes for a not-so-ordinary cauliflower soup! Drizzle over a decadent macadamia and lemon cream and this is one soup you'll want to make all winter long. 

Warm Orange & Hazelnut Chocolate Cake

If you're looking for ways to spruce up an old favourite this is the cake for you. A hint of zesty orange and warm fudge icing take the humble chocolate cake to a whole new level of delicious!

Sweet Potato Pesto Pizza

If you've tried cauliflower pizza crust but the soul-food connection you expected to feel just didn't happen this sweet potato crust may just be your kindred spirit. Topped with a homemade pesto to rival all others and a smattering of roasted veggies, I have a feeling this one's a keeper...

Creamy Spinach Polenta With Thyme Mushrooms

Love a savoury breakfast? This creamy spinach polenta with thyme mushrooms provides a filling and energising start to the day.

One Pan Coconut Fish Curry

This no-fuss no-muss fish curry is perfect for midweek dinners when you want maximum flavour and minimal effort.

Filling Broccoli And Zucchini Soup

Get your greens in with this super soup, packed full of veg and the filling psuedo-grain amaranth for a hearty winter soup that delivers on nourishing vitamins, essential minerals, and big flavour. Yum!

Berry Crumble with Almond Meal Crust

The sweet-tart flavour of berries is completmented by a crisp almond crust in this healthy take on a winter dessert favourite. 

Indonesian Pumpkin And Fried Tofu Almond Butter Curry

Have you ever tried adding almond butter to a curry? This pumpkin and fried tofu curry is inspired by an Indonesian favourite, with the exotic curry flavour enhanced by the creamy almonds. 

Sarah Vercoe

Article by Sarah Vercoe

Sarah is a freelance writer and award-winning photographer with a special interest in health, travel, and fitness. Based on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, she can be found hiking the trails of Noosa National Park, or, more likely, chasing after her one year old daughter, Illyana.

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