Something Savoury

Bacon and Egg Pie

Bacon and Egg Pie

Just bear with me. I know it’s a boring bacon and egg pie, however, a lovely friend of mine has requested it, so I shall deliver. Her son ate my pie at the cricket the other day, came home, told her it was mighty fine and she needs to start cooking one just like it.(…)

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Market Fresh Muffins

Market Fresh Muffins

These muffins are jam packed with local, market fresh ingredients; silverbeet, courgette, pumpkin, patty pan squash, parsley, spring onions, capsicum, chilli and chives. When I owned a cafe, I would make these once a week. It would involve gathering up anything and everything from the vegetable bin, chopping it up and shoving it in…no wastage(…)

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Raw Broccoli Salad

Raw Broccoli Salad

This broccoli salad is my favourite new thing thanks to Jane, a lovely woman I met the other night. During drinks, loud conversation and interruptions I managed to get this out of her….. 1) soak the chopped cranberries in lemon juice 2) whizz up the broccoli in a food processor 3) chop the almonds and(…)

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Chicken and Spinach Cannelloni

Chicken and Spinach Cannelloni

This is my super easy chicken and spinach cannelloni. Made with fresh pasta sheets and rolled sushi style, even the younger family members can help out with this one. Cannelloni is a fantastic dish but I find filling those pasta tubes a little time consuming. To make it easier for myself, I have substituted the(…)

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Coodle(courgette noodle) Noodle Salad

Coodle(courgette noodle) Noodle Salad

I have recently just finished a Thai cooking class, which was really enjoyable. I wanted to gain more knowledge around asian ingredients, so I could create a noodle salad. I love asian food in general, and love it when cafes have those delicious looking salads in their cabinets. It may be have been Machina on(…)

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Ciabatta and Chorizo tart

Ciabatta and Chorizo tart

I made this the other day to serve with pumpkin soup for dinner, it was a great way to use up the mini ciabatta loves I had in the freezer. It’s really more of an idea than a recipe as you could add whatever you want to this, a bit like creating the ultimate stuffing(…)

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Chicken Burgers

Chicken Burgers

Great products help create great tasting burgers….it’s as simple as that. For years I have been making my own bread crumbs…..which are better than panko as far as I’m concerned, however, I came across Culley’s selection of herb crumbs and have to say I prefer them to mine. Now, I could herb up my own…but(…)

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