Mini Tiramisu Pods

INGREDIENTS • 1 packet Sponge Fingers • 1 tub cream cheese • 3 eggs – separated (mix egg yolk with ½ cup of caster sugar) • 3 cups strong Espresso coffee (cooled with ¼ cup of sugar) • Frozen berries • 1 King size block white chocolate (chopped...

Raw Fish – A Kiwi Favourite

INGREDIENTS • 3 fillets fresh fish (I use Snapper) – cleaned and diced into small strips or squares • Juice of 5-6 fresh limes or 4-5 fresh lemons • 1 red onion – finely diced • 1 red capsicum – finely diced • ½ cucumber – diced • 1 teaspoon chilli flakes • Salt and...

Snapper with Parmesan Egg Batter

Ingredients: • 4 x 125g (approx.) fish fillets, skin removed • ¼ cup flour - seasoned with salt and pepper – extra flour if making more than four fillets • 3 eggs • ½ cup grated parmesan cheese • Rice bran oil • 400ml jar mayonnaise • 3 spoons...

Plum & Almond Chocolate Brownie

We were so lucky to be given some yummy chocolate donated from Whittakers for our Long Lunch’s goodie bags. I took mine home and made this yummy Brownie. Ingredients: • 2 blocks of Whittakers Plum and Almond – Chopped into chunks • 250g butter...

Mushroom Gnocchi

Ingredients: Gluten Free Flour • 1 cup rice flour • 1 cup corn flour • ½ cup tapioca flour Gnocchi • 600 gm mashed potato • 200gm gluten free flour • 1tsp guar gum • 1 egg • 1 tbsp truffle oil • Salt & pepper Pickled Shiitake • Rehydrated...

Mumma’s Meatballs

Ingredients: • 400g prime mince • ½ cup of milk • 1 egg • 1 piece of stale bread, broken up into small pieces. • 1/3 cup of breadcrumbs • Handfull of flat leave parsley, diced • ½ red onion • 3 garlic cloves, finely grated • Salt and pepper •...

Fig & Fennel Salad

I was given fennel in my lunch box. The taste of aniseed is not for everyone! I love this salad; it uses a combination of some of my favourite fruit and vegetables. Ingredients • 3 good sized ripened figs, sliced into quarters – there is no...

Italian Custard Passionfruit Tart

ITALIAN CUSTARD Ingredients • 2 cups full-cream milk • 1 egg • 1 egg yolk • 1/3 cup of caster sugar • ¼ cup cornflour • 1 lemon skin Method To make vanilla custard, place all ingredients, apart from the lemon skin, into a pot. Stir with a wooden...

Cacciatore – A different kind of Cacciatore

We have all heard of Chicken Cacciatore - try this sauce and replace chicken with fish! INGREDIENTS • Olive oil • 2 TBSP capers • 3 garlic cloves, crushed • 1 carrot, diced • 1 small onion, diced • 3 cans chopped tomatoes • Handful of olives -...

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...

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