Welcome to the latest episode of Seed + Oat and The Wholesome Snack Series, it's all about hormone health snacks with our Savoury Seed Cycle Crackers and Liver Pate recipes. We're thrilled to have you join us on this delectable journey where we combine the goodness of nutrient-rich snacks with the magic of seed cycling for hormone health.
In this installment, we're diving into the world of Savoury Seed Cycle Crackers and Liver Pate, bringing you not one, but two scrumptious recipes that cater to both your cravings and your well-being.
The Wholesome Snack Series: Elevating Your Culinary Experience
Our mission with The Wholesome Snack Series is to introduce you to recipes that are not only delicious but also incredibly nutritious. We believe that healthy eating should never feel restrictive, and our series is all about showcasing how food can be both a source of pleasure and a powerful tool for supporting your health.
Seed Cycling: The Hormone-Balancing Secret
Making seed cycling easy and accessibly is at the heart of what we do here at The Seed Cycle. New to seed cycling? It's an ancient practice that involves incorporating specific seeds into your diet during different phases of your menstrual cycle. The goal? To promote hormone balance naturally. Throughout this episode, we'll delve into the remarkable benefits of seed cycling, from addressing irregular periods and fertility concerns to managing those pesky PMS symptoms and hormonal acne.
Balanced Nutrition: A Key Ingredient
At Seed + Oat, we don't just provide recipes; we empower you with the knowledge to understand the nutritional breakdown of your snacks. Learn how to create balanced snack meals that include natural fats, protein, complex carbs, non-starchy vegetables, and fruit. With this comprehensive approach, you'll not only enjoy mouthwatering snacks but also support your overall well-being and hormone health.
Cooking Up Hormone Harmony: Step-by-Step Recipes
We understand that when it comes to incorporating new practices into your routine, having easy-to-follow recipes is essential. That's why we'll guide you step by step through the creation of both our Savoury Seed Cycle Crackers and Liver Pate.
Savoury Seed Cycle Crackers Recipe
- 5 scoops Seed Cycle Phase 1 or 2
- 2 tablespoons psyllium husk
- 1/4 teaspoon sea salt
- 1 tablespoon Superb Seasoning Mix
- 1/2 cup water
- Sea salt flakes for topping (optional)
Step 1: Mixing the Dry Ingredients
- In a mixing bowl, combine Seed Cycle Phase 1, psyllium husk, sea salt, and Superb Seasoning Mix.
Step 2: Adding Water and Mixing
- Gradually add 1/2 cup of water to the dry mixture. Stir until you achieve a thick, uniform dough.
Step 3: Rolling and Cutting
- Place the dough between two sheets of parchment paper and roll it out evenly to your desired thickness. Use a knife or cookie cutters to create cracker shapes. Evenly cutting them into 10 pieces, 2 pieces each day will give you your daily dose of seed cycle.
Step 4: Baking
- Carefully transfer the crackers onto a baking sheet lined with parchment paper. Sprinkle sea salt flakes on top if desired. Bake at 350°F (175°C) for about 30 minutes, turn the crackers half way to make them extra golden brown and crispy.
Step 5: Enjoy!
- Let the crackers cool and enjoy them as a wholesome snack or as part of your meal prep magic.
Liver Pate Recipe
- 200g free-range chicken or pork liver
- 2 tablespoons Ghee
- 2 medium spring onions, diced
- 1 apple, peeled and cubed
- 1 teaspoon nutmeg
- 1-2 garlic cloves
- 1 boiled egg (optional)
- Salt and pepper to taste
Step 1: Preparing the Liver
- Wash and clean the liver thoroughly, then cut it into small pieces.
Step 2: Sautéing
- In a pan, melt the ghee over medium heat. Add the diced spring onions and cook until they become translucent.
Step 3: Cooking the Liver
- Add the liver pieces to the pan and cook until they are browned on the outside but slightly pink on the inside.
Step 4: Adding Ingredients
- Incorporate the diced apple, nutmeg, garlic, and boiled egg (if using) into the pan. Continue cooking until everything is well combined.
Step 5: Blending
- Transfer the mixture to a food processor and blend until it reaches a smooth pâté-like consistency. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
Step 6: Serving
- Serve your Liver Pate with the Savoury Seed Cycle Crackers or use it to elevate your charcuterie board.
Join us in the kitchen as we whip up these delectable snacks and demonstrate their versatility for meal prep and entertaining. Discover how you can nourish your body while supporting your hormones naturally. Don't miss out on this tasty, educational, and entertaining episode of The Wholesome Snack Series!
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