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Peanut-crusted Thai Tofu with Cucumber Salad

Peanut-crusted Thai Tofu with Cucumber Salad

Flavour Packed Peanut-crusted Thai tofu with cucumber salad Peanut-crusted Thai Tofu with Cucumber Salad   Ingredients:  2 dried shiitake mushrooms 1/4 cup water 1 cup roasted unsalted peanuts 1/4 cup red curry paste 4 tablespoons sweet chilli sauce 1/2 teaspoon tamari 1/2 cup coconut milk 2 packages of tofu, pressed 2 tablespoons sunflower oil Jasmine […]

Lime & Lemongrass Sorbet Recipe

Lime & Lemongrass Sorbet Recipe

Prepare to be amazed at the taste and simplicity of this Lime And Lemongrass Sorbet recipe.                       At a friend’s blessingway (babyshower) last weekend I caught the smell of a candle that was being gifted to the mama-to-be. It was scented with lime and lemongrass and […]

Chicken Pho Recipe (Pho Ga)

Chicken Pho Recipe (Pho Ga)

            Tasty & Authentic Chicken Pho  One of my family’s favourite nourishing meals, either in warmer or cooler months is beef or chicken pho. We frequent our favourite Vietnamese restaurant especially for our fix of pho goodness. Something I have been meaning to try for quite some time though is […]

Easy Potato Salad

Easy Potato Salad

Easy & Tasty Potato Salad This amazingly easy and very tasty recipe is courtesy of a groovy and clever friend of mine called Alyson! My father in law couldn’t get enough of this. Thank you Alyson x Ingredients – 500g Potatoes (eg, Chat or Lady Christie) – 250ml Sour Cream – 2 tablespoons of wholegrain […]

Easy Quiche Recipe

Easy Quiche Recipe

Quiche – any way you like it! Real men DO eat quiche. Full of protein and omega acids for strong muscle and brain function – how could a bloke (or a woman) go wrong with this easy to tailor-make meal! Ingredients Core Ingredients 6 organic, free-range eggs 1/2 cup of cream Shortcrust pastry Optional Ingredients […]

Christmas Cake

Christmas Cake

  Ingredients (serves 20)   Sultanas – 600 grams Raisins – 400 grams Currants – 200 grams Mixed peel – 100 grams Glaced Cherries – 100 grams Glaced Ginger – 80 grams Brandy or Whiskey – 250ml to 300ml Plain Flour – 1.5 cups Self Raising Flour – .5 cup Mixed Spice – 2 teaspoons Ground […]

Fettuccini Boscaiola (Carbonara)

Fettuccini Boscaiola (Carbonara)

Fettuccine Carbonara (boscaiola style – no egg) Ingredients – Packet of Fettuccine (375gms) – 4 to 6 rashers of rindless bacon sliced – 1 large brown onion finely chopped – 2 to 3 cloves of garlic finely chopped – 1 cup of cream – 1 cup of parmesan cheese grated finely – 2 tablespoons of […]

Easy Butter Chicken (From scratch!!!)

Easy Butter Chicken (From scratch!!!)

Butter Chicken (My simple Garam Masala) Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 tablespoons butter 1 tablespoon grated ginger 2 teaspoons ground coriander 2 teaspoons ground cumin 1/4 teaspoon chilli powder 1 cup tomato puree 1/3 cup thick natural yoghurt 1/2 cup thickened cream 1 small brown onion finely diced 3 cloves of garlic crushed 1 […]

Banana Bread Recipe

This is a yummy and failure proof banana bread recipe with option of added ingredients for more flavour. Ingredients (serves 8) 1 cup plain flour 3 over-ripe bananas, mashed 1/2 cup self raising flour 125gr butter melted & cooled 1 tsp cinnamon 1 cup brown sugar 2 eggs whisked 1/2 cup of shredded coconut 1/4 cup […]

Anzac Biscuits

Commemorate this important day in Australian history with a batch of these iconic biscuits. Ingredients 1 1/4 cups plain flour, sifted 1 cup rolled oats 1/2 cup caster sugar 3/4 cup desiccated coconut 2 tablespoons golden syrup 150g unsalted butter 1/2 teaspoon bicarb soda Method Preheat oven to 170°C. Place the flour, oats, sugar and […]