8 Surprising Ways To Eat Pomegranate Seeds
06 Jun 2016
For the pomegranate lovers, health-conscious and creative cookers alike, here are 8 surprisingly awesome ways to eat pomegranate seeds.
1. POMEGRANATE MARGARITAS
Cocktails and chill? For those who love to eat well, but also love to drink - this drink was made for you. Impress your guests with the perfect party cocktail sure to enliven the tastebuds, while looking just fabulous among your festive decor.
2. POMEGRANATE BRUSCHETTA
Complete your already delicious bruschetta with a sprinkling of pomegranate seeds, and attain the perfect savoury-sweet appetiser. All-time favourite bruschetta varieties include 'Cranberry and Pomegranate', 'Mozzarella, Pomegranate and Basil' and 'Pomegranate and Goat Cheese'.
3. POMEGRANATE PIZZA
Whether you make an 'Eggplant, Pistachio and Pomegranate', 'Pomegranate, Kale and Balsamic' or 'Pomegranate, Thyme and Goat Cheese' pizza, we can assure you'll ravish the end result! Because who said healthy had to be boring? There's no need to compromise on delicious when it comes to pizza, simply add some pomegranate.
4. POMEGRANATE DIP
Move over salsa, because this is one special paste you need to dip into. Popular throughout Middle Eastern cuisine, you'll find this spirited spread comes in many mouth-watering variations where our personal favourites include the 'Pomegranate Pepper' and of course Moroccan marvel 'Muhammara Red Pepper, Walnut and Pomegranate'. For whichever you choose, you'll appreciate this dip with crackers.
5. POMEGRANATE RELISH
If you love your fine meats like lamb chops and roast turkey, just wait until you season them with a delectable pomegranate relish. This is the quintessential sweetness to your savoury where the two combined, prove utter utopia for your stomach. If you've never tried it before, there's no time like the present. Well-adored flavours include 'Cranberry-Pomegranate', 'Pomegranate-Mint' and 'Pomegranate-Lime’.
6. POMEGRANATE AND PEANUT BUTTER
Sorry jelly you've been replaced and frankly, my body’s in much better shape! Yes, this is truly an outstanding combination. Continue to make your average peanut butter on toast breakfast-lunch special just as you normally would, only this time, sprinkle a few pomegranate seeds on top, and you've just treated yourself to an incredible snack.
7. POMEGRANATE AND VANILLA CAKE
Easy to make and even easier to devour, a pomegranate and vanilla cake is always a good (and fast) idea. This type of cake is overly rich in sweetness, while wonderfully zesty in flavour; making an ideal treat for afternoon tea or for when you'd just like to thank someone special in your life.
8. POMEGRANATE PANNA COTTA
There's no need to justify dessert, but there is a need to state just how mouth-watering and scrumptious this goodie is. If you love sweeter desserts like cheesecake and fruit tarts, there'll be no holding back from a pomegranate panna cotta.
Get seedy with it!