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3 Fresh Recipes to enjoy this Easter Lunch

April 12, 2022 2 min read

Easter lunch guide 3 recipes

Easter is just around the corner and we’ve got you covered with a super sweet, super simple and delicious Easter lunch guide. These 3 recipes are each inspired by herbs that you can grow fresh at home. (Check out our range of smart gardens & self watering pots for some great products to help you on your food growing journey!)

Urban Plant Grower's Easter Lunch Guide 

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Burrata, Tomato & Basil Salad

For starters, we have an easy-to-put together burrata, tomato and basil salad that will take just a few minutes but is sure to impress. Add some toasted bread on the side and you’ll start your lunch off with some colourful, cheesy, tomato goodness.

 

Ingredients:

  • 450g baby heirloom or cherry tomatoes (Or any in-season tomato of choice)
  • 200g burrata
  • A handful of basil leaves
  • ½ cup of olive oil
  • 3 tsp red wine vinegar
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Method:

  1. Slice the tomatoes and place them onto a serving dish.
  2. Tear or cut burrata into bite-size pieces and scatter over tomatoes.
  3. Add basil leaves on top.
  4. Whisk together the olive oil and red wine vinegar and drizzle over the top.
  5. Season with salt and pepper.

That’s it - ready to serve!

 

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New York Times' Sage Butter Pasta

As our main, we’ve borrowed the New York Times delicious and simple pasta with butter, sage and parmesan recipe. It’s a great dish for the changing season with some fresh sage to spruce up your Easter festivities!

 

Ingredients:

  • 450g pasta
  • 30g of sage leaves
  • 2 tbsp of butter
  • 1 cup of parmesan cheese
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Method:

You can find the method here https://cooking.nytimes.com/recipes/5704-pasta-with-butter-sage-and-parmesan

 

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Homemade Lemon Balm Tea

And finally, to help with digesting all this yummy food we have a wholesome lemon balm tea made with fresh lemon balm. Just add some hot water and honey and lemon to taste. And some chocolate Easter eggs on the side of course!
 

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup of water
  • 1/3 cup of fresh lemon balm
  • 2 tbsp dried lemon balm
  • 2 tsp honey
  • 1 tsp lemon juice

Method:

  1. Boil water.
  2. In a tea infuser, steep the lemon balm leaves for a minute or so. (Steep for longer if you like a strong tea.)
  3. Sweeten with honey and add the lemon juice.
  4. Pour & enjoy!

 

People enjoying lunch and cheers glasses next to hydroponic vertical garden 

Bonus: Easter Egg Hunt

Tune into our social media on Saturday this Easter Weekend for a little Easter activity that could score you a great prize!

 

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That’s our Easter Lunch Guide!

We hope you like it and let us know how you go by tagging us in your Easter lunch creations at @urbanplantgrowers on Instagram and Facebook.

Happy Easter everyone!

 


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