Mediterranean Chicken

Mediterranean Chicken INGREDIENTS 6 – 8 chicken thighs 3 TBSP Pams olive oil 1 large red bell pepper – chopped I onion – chopped 3 garlic cloves – finely chopped ½ cup white wine 2 cans diced budget tomatoes – with juice 3 TBSP capers (drained) 1 ½ tsp...

Chickpea and Pasta Soup

Chickpea & Pasta SoupINGREDIENTS 3 TBSP Pams olive oil 1 large onion - diced 2 celery sticks - finely diced 2 carrots - diced 3 garlic cloves – finely diced 2 TBSP vegetable stock (powdered) 2 cans Budget tomatoes - chopped 3 Pams Organic Seasonal Potatoes - diced 1...

Beetroot Relish

Beetroot Relish METHOD Peel beetroot and dice into squares or strips; dice the apples and onions.  Cook the onions until soft. Add in the beetroot and apple and continue cooking until soft.  Then it’s pretty easy - add the rest of the ingredients and simmer until soft...

Pizza Dough… Three ways!

Pizza Dough... Three Ways Method Once the yeast has proved, mix it into the dry ingredients and knead the mixture. Turn out onto a floured surface, work the dough, place dough back into a dish, cover, and leave in a warm area to rise. Yeast mix 1 sachet yeast 1 ½ cups...

Panna Cotta is Italian for cooked cream…

Panna Cotta is Italian for cooked cream... INGREDIENTS 1 ½ cups full cream milk 2 ½ tsp gelatine 1 ½ cups cream ½ cup caster sugar 1 tsp vanilla paste TOPPING 2 cups frozen blueberries 3 TBSP water ½ cup sugar METHOD In a small bowl, add half a cup of the...

Mumma’s Biscotti

Mumma's Biscotti INGREDIENTS 250g butter (room temperature) 500g all-purpose flour 200g white sugar 2 eggs 2 tsp cinnamon 70g toasted almonds 2 oranges – separated in juice and rind Baking paper METHOD Pre-heat oven to 180° C. Put butter and eggs in a...

B’s Blog Bread Sticks

B's Blog Bread Sticks These are really fun to make. You need to make sure you have an adult to help you with the oven - to keep safe. Sometimes I put jam and Nutella in the middle and they are super yummy! INGREDIENTS 1 packet savoury pastry...

Bianca’s Slow Cooked S’more

Bianca's Slow Cooked S'more Cake What’s the best part about a bonfire at the beach? Making S’mores with your friends! So…I thought, why not try and make S’mores at home in a slow cooker? TOPPINGS 1 packet marshmallows ½ packet Chocolate Thins ½ cup chopped chocolate...

Berry and Yoghurt Ice Blocks

Berry and Yoghurt Ice Blocks Now is a good time to head to Blueberry Corner to pick up your fresh raspberries or some of their famous blueberries! If you live out of town, next time you visit the Bay of Plenty, a visit to Blueberry Corner, near sunny Whakatāne, is a...

Bianca’s – Marshmallow Slices

Bianca's - Marshmallow Slices Mum has had this recipe for years and we had so much fun making it….I loved watching the marshmallow transform. I can’t wait to experiment with different colours. You will need: Flat sponge tray- lined with baking paper Raspberry jam...

Healthy Summer Meal – Chicken Kebabs

Chicken Kebabs INGREDIENTS Fresh chicken breasts Skewers (if using wooden skewers soak in water for 3 hours first). Chopped fresh pineapple Chopped (in thick slices) zucchini Cherry tomatoes Chopped haloumi cheese Chopped red onion NB. Cut all ingredients into roughly...

Bianca – Dark Chocolate cases filled with Lemon Yoghurt

Bianca's Blog - Dark Chocolate cases filled with Lemon Yoghurt Filling ideas: Cream Lemon yoghurt Mousse These will be nice for Christmas day! These are always fun to make with friends. My friend Kylah taught me how to make these and this is my friend Manaia Hall who...

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