MEDIA

WINTER WARMERS WITH PROCAL DAIRIES

It’s that time of year again. The days are shorter, the puffer jackets come out and we all begin to hibernate for the winter. To embrace the cooler weather, we’ve gathered a few of our favourite comfort food recipes to get your day started the right way. WARMING OVERNIGHT PEANUT BUTTER BANANA OATS INGREDIENTS 1/2 cup steel cut oats 1/2 cup Procal Low Fat milk (or full cream depending on how thick you like your oats) 1 tbsp Authentic Greek Yoghurt 1 tsp crunchy peanut butter 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp chia seeds 1/2 tsp vanilla essence 1 small banana Get…


HEALTH BENEFITS OF GREEK YOGHURT

Authentic Greek yoghurt offers many health benefits; it’s rich in nutrients and vitamins that everyone should include in their diets. Read on to find out some of the many benefits of Greek Yoghurt.   Protein-rich to keep you fuller for longer   Greek yoghurt is full of protein, which helps to reduce hunger cravings, therefore leading to less snacking and decreasing calorie intake. Protein is vital for cell growth and building muscle, therefore it’s great as a workout recovery treat after resistance training.   Calcium for growing bones   Calcium, along with protein, is essential in maintaining bone health. Including…


THE 32ND LONSDALE STREET GREEK FESTIVAL

The Procal Dairies team were proud to be a part of the Lonsdale Street Greek Festival in Melbourne, held on February 23 and 24, another year supporting this amazing community event.   The Procal Kitchen was once again a hub of foodie activity. The stage hosted a variety of chefs and cooks sharing their treasured recipes using our Authentic Greek Yoghurt including Helena & Vikki Moursellas (pictured above), Phillip Vakos from Bahari – the Hellenic Palate, and Angela Nicolettou from Angela’s Kitchen Cooking School.   Festival-goers also enjoyed samples of our Authentic Greek Yoghurt to really transport them back to…


MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL COFFEE EXPO (MICE) 2019

We were once again part of the Melbourne International Coffee Expo (MICE), held across three days, 7-9 February. At the event the Procal Dairies team were proudly surrounded by the very best in the coffee business. Throughout the event we offered demonstrations that showcased how to create the best lattes with our milk, plus plenty of tastings! It was a fantastic event and we thank everyone who came along to say hello and find out more about our passion – milk!


VALENTINE’S DAY GIVEAWAY

  These terms and conditions are applicable to the Procal Dairies Valentine’s Day Giveaway Instagram competition (“the competition”). Entries for the competition open at 5.00pm (AEST), Thursday 14th February 2019. Entries for the competition close at 11.59pm (AEST), Thursday 21st February 2019. To enter the competition you must meet the following conditions: Entrant must follow Procal Dairies’ Instagram page @procaldairies Entrant must like Procal Dairies’ Valentine’s Day Instagram competition post. Entrant must tag two friends in the Procal Dairies’ Valentine’s Day Instagram competition post. Entrant must be aged 18 years and over and not be an employee/family member of Procal…


TOP FIVE SUMMER SNACK IDEAS

Now that 2019 is well and truly in full swing and weekly routines are slowly falling back into place, we’ve gathered a handful of ideas for school (and work) snacks featuring our award-winning Greek yoghurt, fresh milk, ricotta and bocconcini. Nothing tastes more like summer than beautifully ripe tomatoes and basil. Team with bocconcini, olive oil and balsamic vinegar for a simple salad. Tzatziki dip couldn’t be easier to make – all the ingredients are mixed in one bowl meaning no washing up a blender after! Try our recipe with fresh dill. Team with carrot or celery sticks or roll…


WRAPPING DAY WITH THE LIGHTHOUSE FOUNDATION

On Wednesday 5 December, the Procal team joined a special initiative with the Lighthouse Foundation called Wrapping Day which is a key part of their Wishing Tree Christmas campaign. In the lead up to Wrapping Day, the Lighthouse Foundation asks all the children in their care what their Christmas wish is, then the Foundation’s partners help to make these wishes a reality. On Wrapping Day, we joined the Lighthouse Foundation to wrap these gifts for the children. We’re extremely proud to help bring some Christmas cheer to these beautiful children, especially as many of them have never celebrated Christmas or…


SEVEN WAYS TO USE GREEK YOGHURT

Procal’s Authentic Greek Yoghurt is a delicious choice for a healthy, go-to breakfast or snack – but its role in your life shouldn’t end there! From baking to barbecuing, and even bringing it into your beauty regime, here are seven ways to use Greek Yoghurt. – To make a creamy cheesecake that’s on the lighter side, substitute some of the cream cheese with Greek yoghurt. – For recipes that use sour cream or mayonnaise, replace with Greek yoghurt for a fresher and lighter dish. – Greek yoghurt is a terrific substitute for butter in cakes and other baked treats. Try…


WHERE CAN I BUY PROCAL?

We proudly create a range of dairy products that are loved by Aussies right across the country.  We’re known for our fresh milk and range of yoghurts (with a special mention to our multi award-winning Authentic Greek Yoghurt).  We also produce fresh cream and sour cream which are perfect for cooking and baking.   Here is where you can pick up Procal products:   In Victoria: – Woolworths (Authentic Greek Yoghurt) – A range of delis and independent supermarkets including La Manna, Leo’s Scicluna’s, Colonial Market Fresh and selected Ritchies Stores In South Australia: – A range of delis and…


OAKLEIGH GLENDI 2017

2017 Oakleigh Glendi Festival Saturday 4th November from 12pm – 10pm Sunday 5th November from 12pm – 7pm Warrawee Park, Oakleigh   Attracting over 20,000 people, the Oakleigh Glendi is a celebration of cultural diversity with an emphasis on Greek culture through music, performance and food.  This, free, two – day event celebrates the local community’s rich Hellenic culture, including the commemoration of the official Greek National Day known as ‘Ohi’ and the Patron Saints of Sts Anargiri, while endorsing and promoting the many other cultural identities that are present in Australia.  The Oakleigh Glendi will provide Mediterranean and Greek…