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HOMEMADE SWEET AND SOUR SAUCE – PHASE 2 & 3

INGREDIENTS 1⁄3 cup apple cider vinegar1⁄2 cup water, to taste (will depend on how “strong” you like the flavour)1⁄2 teaspoon sea salt, to taste1⁄2 teaspoon black pepper, to taste3⁄4 teaspoon garlic, to taste1⁄2 teaspoon stevia, to taste1 teaspoon dried oregano, to taste1⁄2 teaspoon cumin, to taste1⁄2 teaspoon chilli flakes, to taste (optional) DIRECTIONS Add all items to a shaker; shake vigorously.Pour on desired item and serve.ENJOY!

APPLE CIDER VINEGAR SALAD DRESSING – PHASE 2 & 3

INGREDIENTS 1/3 cup white vinegar1 tablespoon sugar free tomato sauce1/4 cup tamariRed chilli flakes to tasteChopped garlic to taste1/2 cup stevia DIRECTIONS In a pan add the garlic and red chilli flakes.Dry fry for two minutes.Add tomato sauce, tamari, vinegar, stevia and water (optional).Stir it continuously until the mixture thickens. By Sanskruti Kulkarni

SCHEZWAN SAUCE – PHASE 2 & 3

INGREDIENTS 15 to 20 whole dried red chillies2 tablespoons chopped garlic1 tablespoon salt1/2 tablespoon tomato pureeWater if required DIRECTIONS Soak chillies in warm water for 20 minutes.Drain all water from the chillies and make a paste.Heat a nonstick pan. Add garlic, tomato puree, chilli paste, salt and water, if required.Simmer for 15 to 20 minutes on a medium heat.Mix well then allow to cool.Put in an air tight container and store in the fridge.Use as required. By Sanskruti Kulkarni

PASTA SAUCE / BOLOGNESE – PHASE 2 AND 3

INGREDIENTS 80 grams – Tomato Paste 3 Tablespoons – Apple Cider Vinegar 1 Tablespoon – Lemon Juice 1/4 teaspoon – Celery Salt 1/2 teaspoon – Paprika 1/4 teaspoon – Mustard Powder 1/4 teaspoon – Onion Powder 1/4 teaspoon – Garlic Powder Tiny Pinch – Nutmeg Tiny Pinch – Clove Stevia to taste DIRECTIONS Dissolve spices in the vinegar and lemon juice. Then add the Tomato Paste and mix thoroughly. If needed: Add additional lemon juice, vinegar, or a little bit of water until it reaches your desired thickness. By Jess Arroyo   <

SWEET CHILLI SAUCE – PHASE 2 OR 3

INGREDIENTS 1 onion 2 tomatoes 2 tsp garlic 1-2 Tblsp chilli flakes 3 Tblsp stevia 1 1/2 Tblsp apple cider vinegar Salt and pepper to taste 200-250ml water DIRECTIONS Cook onion, tomatoes and garlic in a pan. Add dry ingredients and cook in. Add 200ml water and apple cider vinegar and simmer until desired consistency. Add more water, if you like it more runny. Remove from the heat. Blend mixture and bottle of jar. By Mel Wishart

MIXED BERRY AND CHIA JAM – PHASE 3

INGREDIENTS 3 tablespoons chia 1 cup mixed frozen berries 1/4 cup water 1 tablespoon stevia 1 tablespoon lemon juice DIRECTIONS Blitz water and berries till a thick but wet consistency. Add stevia and lemon juice. Mix through Chia seeds and place in bowl or cup in fridge for minimum 3 hours until Chia seeds all expand. Use as a treat on fruit or alongside a meat dish Makes 1 serving By Helen Wu