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Nature's Nosh Food Truck

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by EricaL (subscribe)
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Published December 3rd 2015
Street food van serving raw, healthy and vegan treats
Food trucks may conjure up images of hot dog vans, donuts, those wee little Danish pancakes and spiral crispy potatoes on a stick. That's where Nature's Nosh is different.

Nature's Nosh Food Truck
Nature's Nosh Food Truck

Nature's Nosh, as the name suggests, is a food truck with a much healthier twist. Using mother nature's fruit and vegetables grown on the Mornington Peninsula, Nature's Nosh is set to change the way you think about street food in Melbourne.

Nature's Nosh Logo
Nature's Nosh Logo

Managed and operated by Amy Perkin, a qualified nutritionist, the big green food truck you see currently positioned at Wells Street Farmers Market in Frankston every Thursday, serves delicious raw, organic, refined-sugar-free and vegan delicacies.

Amy Perkin - Nature's Nosh
Amy Perkin - Nature's Nosh

Each week, Amy collects in-season produce from her Mornington Peninsula farm supplier. Amy uses her knowledge in nutrition and cuisine creativity to offer an array of sweet and savouries, using the ingredients given to her on a weekly basis. What this means to you as a patron, is the variety in offerings every time you visit Nature's Nosh. You can expect to choose one or two hot food dishes, a salad or side dish, hot and cold drinks, and a selection of raw desserts. For example:

Raw banana bread
Raw banana bread

Lemonade sweetened with local honey and a little coconut sugar
Fresh chai with almond milk
Ginger kombucha
Raw lemon slice
Bite sized raw lemon and raspberry tarts

Bite size raw tarts
Bite size raw tarts

Nut free raw caramel slice
Raw banana bread
Bircher museli with coconut yogurt and berries
Carrot and corriander soup
Red soup (capsicum, tomato and sweet potato).
Veg con carne with brown rice
Veggie dahl
Chickpea, cauliflower and buckwheat curry
Raw chocolate, fig and almond power balls

Vegan food - Nature's Nosh
Nature's Nosh - Vegan food

Nature's Nosh serves up at Wells Street Market in Frankston every Thursday between 8am and 2pm, unless the weather is forecast for high winds. You can't miss the truck, she's a big green van covered in faux grass and decorated with a cute burlap bunting!

In addition to Wells Street, Amy takes Nature's Nosh on regular excursions serving healthy food to market goers across Melbourne. You can also find Nature's Nosh raw treats for sale in the new cafe located in the foyer of Frankston Library on Playne Street behind Frankston Arts Centre.

Nature's Nosh raw treats at Frankston Library
Nature's Nosh raw treats at Frankston Library

Contact Amy if you'd like to book Nature's Nosh into your venue via a message on Facebook or by calling 0420 470855.
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Why? Showing you healthy can be easy
When: Every Thursday 8am - 2pm
Phone: 0420 470855
Where: Wells Street, Frankston, VIC
Cost: $-$$
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