Free To Feed Melbourne

Food is a global language and is able to connect people and breakdown barriers. Today we would like to share with you a social enterprise created by Loretta and Dan (pictured), who are the project founders of “Free To Feed”. Free to feed is a pop-up cooking school run by asylum seekers and refugees in Melbourne. Before fleeing their homes, free...
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Rice Based Finger Food Recipes

Here at Forbidden Foods HQ we are often asked for ideas for entertaining, especially when it comes to finger food options. Below we have compiled a whole lot of options for your next party from around the world that make great canapés.These recipes can also be great options for lunchtime ideas and even better if you have excess rice left over fr...
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Can you cook brown rice in the rice cooker?

Can you cook brown rice in the rice cooker?

So you have just purchased a bag of brown rice (preferably a bag of our delicious Forbidden organic brown rice). Time is of the essence so the big question here is can you cook brown rice in a rice cooker? The answer is yes, yes you can! Brown rice cooked in a rice cooker tastes exactly the same as if you boiled it in hot water and even has t...
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Eating Rice For Breakfast

Are you craving new ideas for what to make at breakfast time? Here on the Forbidden Foods website we have a number of delicious options when it comes to unique breakfast ideas using our Forbidden rice as your number one ingredient! Utilizing rice as a staple ingredient at breakfast time is a filling, healthy choice as rice is naturally gluten f...
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Interview With Ideas Hoist

Interview With Ideas Hoist

We had the privilege of being interviewed by Ideas Hoist, a website about Australian entrepreneurs making ideas happen. We share our story about how we built the Forbidden Foods Rice Company and the rewards and challenges we faced as new business owners. We also share a few ideas for other start-up entrepreneurs looking to kick off their own id...
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Forbidden Foods Awarded 2015 Zambrero Supplier Of The Year

Forbidden Foods rice company has been awarded Supplier of the Year by Zambrero, the leading Mexican Restaurant franchise in Australia. The Forbidden Foods & Zambrero strategic partnership has seen the creation of the new highly popular ‘Powerbowl’, using Forbidden Foods signature black rice. Forbidden Foods has also developed a new robust an...
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