Laura Sharrad Recipes

Picnic Cheese Board

Picnic Cheese Board

Ingredients: Hard Cheese Soft Cheese Blue Cheese 1 baguette  A bunch of Green Grapes Honeycomb Salami (sliced) Smoked Salmon Dip Artisan Crackers Beetroot dip Poppy Seed Skordalia Dip Dukkah Stuffed Bell Peppers Marinated Olives (pitted) Method: There are no rules or...

Glazed Chicken Ribs Jalapeño Sriracha Yoghurt

Glazed Chicken Ribs Jalapeño Sriracha Yoghurt

Ingredients: 1k Chicken Ribs  1 jar of pickled jalapeños  300ml Yoghurt  150ml Sriracha  150g Caster Sugar  50ml Rice Vinegar  1 Tsp Tomato paste  4 Limes (1 juiced)  4 Tbsp Peanuts, crushed for garnish Spring Onions (sliced) Chilli (sliced) Method: Heat up your hot...

Braised Sicillian Stuffed Squid

Braised Sicillian Stuffed Squid

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Ocean Spray Ingredients: 100ml olive oil 1 onion, finely chopped 2 cloves garlic, finely sliced 100g sourdough breadcrumbs 100g Panko 4 tbsp salted capers, rinsed 4 anchovies 1 bunch continental parsley,...

Gado Gado Salad

Gado Gado Salad

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Asian Inspirations Ingredients: 2 eggs, hard-boiled, shelled and sliced into quarters 400g potatoes, washed 2 carrots, julienned 150g purple cabbage, shredded 150g bean sprouts 2 tbsp vegetable oil 300g...

Thai Beef Salad

Thai Beef Salad

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Wine Selectors Ingredients: 1 1/2 tbsp fresh lime juice 1 garlic clove, crushed 1 tbsp finely chopped palm sugar 1 tbsp fish sauce 2 tsp sesame oil 1 tsp soy sauce 2 tsp finely grated fresh ginger 1 (about...

Pork Scallopini

Pork Scallopini

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Massel Ingredients: 2 pork loins 4 thin slices round pancetta 1/2 bunch sage 40ml olive oil 4 cloves garlic, smashed whole 1tbsp plain flour 1/2 cup white wine 5 cups Massel chicken-style stock Method: Heat...

Roasted Cauliflower

Roasted Cauliflower

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Velisha Farms Ingredients: Whole Cauliflower Hummus Dukkah Pomegranate jewels Mint Dill Olive oil Salt Pepper Method: Steam your head of cauliflower either in a pressure cooker or Microwave with some glad...

Broccolini and Italian Sausage Orecchiette

Broccolini and Italian Sausage Orecchiette

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Perfection FreshIngredients: 500g orecchiette Extra virgin olive oil 1 brown onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced ½ long red chilli, finely chopped 2 tbsp Nduja (spicy or mild) 2 Italian Sausages, removed...

Butterflied Lemongrass Chicken

Butterflied Lemongrass Chicken

Ingredients: Butterflied Whole Chicken Lemon Grass (2 whole stalks and 1 grated) Ginger (grated) Spring onions Red or Birdseye Chilli Mirin Soy Sauce Sesame Oil Water Neutral oil Steamed rice Method: Place your butterflied chicken on a metal roasting tray, tucking the...

Pork Belly Breakfast Hash

Pork Belly Breakfast Hash

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Massel Ingredients: 30ml extra virgin olive oil 1 onion - diced 2 cloves garlic, sliced Black pepper - to taste 4 potatoes - peeled and diced, cooked Thyme Leftover Pork belly, can use bacon or chorizo 1tb...

Banana Breakfast Bar

Banana Breakfast Bar

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at JC’s Quality Foods Ingredients: 1 ½ cups raw cashews 1 ½ desiccated coconut 3 medium ripe bananas, peeled and chopped 10 fresh dates, pitted 2 tsp vanilla extract ⅓ cup raw cacao powder ½ tsp bicarbonate of...

Tuna Polpette

Tuna Polpette

(Makes 12 - 13)Ingredients: 425g can of tuna in olive oil 300g fresh ricotta 2 medium or 1 large carrot grated coarse ½ cup of fresh parsley leaves chopped 2 eggs ½ to ¾ cup of shredded tasty cheese ½ cup bread crumbs & extra to coat polpette Pepper & salt to...

Tinned Tuna Pasta

Tinned Tuna Pasta

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Wine Selectors Ingredients: Tinned Tuna Pasta Tomato purée A bunch of basil Onion (diced) Garlic Olive oil Salt Pepper Method: Boil a pot of salty water so it’s ready to cook your pasta. In a pan on medium...

Lamingtons

Lamingtons

Ingredients: 500g unsalted room temp butter + extra for greasing 250g self-raising flour + extra for dusting 250g golden caster sugar 5 large free-range eggs 100ml milk ½ tsp vanilla extract ½ tp baking powder 250g quality dark chocolate (70%) 100g icing sugar 300g...

Kumato Pasta

Kumato Pasta

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Perfection Fresh Ingredients: 1 pack of Perfection Fresh Kumatoes 1 pack of Perfection fresh Mix-A-Mato 1 tin of chopped tomatoes 1 long red chilli 1 diced red onion 1 Garlic clove Basil Parmesan Salt &...

Buttermilk Fried Chicken Sliders

Buttermilk Fried Chicken Sliders

Ingredients: 2 tbsp sweet paprika 1 tbsp fennel seeds, crushed 6 x 125g chicken thigh fillets, trimmed 2 cups buttermilk 2 cups plain flour 1 tbsp baking powder 2 tsp sea salt flakes + extra to serve ½ tsp cracked black pepper ½ cup Kewpie mayonnaise ½ finely shredded...

Zucchini Flower & Ricotta Tart

Zucchini Flower & Ricotta Tart

Serves 4 Ingredients: 2 sheets frozen puff pastry, thawed and halved 500g fresh ricotta 8 slices prosciutto 2 tbsp white balsamic vinegar 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil Sea salt and cracked black pepper 6 zucchini flowers, halved and stamens removed, or 1 zucchini,...

Spaghetti & Kale Meatballs

Spaghetti & Kale Meatballs

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Massel Ingredients: 2 cloves garlic, finely sliced 1 bunch tuscan kale, shredded 100ml Massel vegetable stock 150g pork mince, rolled into meatballs 400g tin crushed tomatoes/passata 1 handful basil leaves,...

Quinoa Burgers

Quinoa Burgers

Ingredients: 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil 1 onion, finely chopped 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 tsp fennel seeds 1 cup cooked balck quinoa 2 (500g) beetroots, peeled and grated ½ cup (50g) quinoa flakes ½ cup dill sprigs 1 egg 1 cup white spelt flour 200g of polenta +...

Raspberry Grappa Jam Drops

Raspberry Grappa Jam Drops

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at JC’s Quality Foods Ingredients: 2 cups (300g) Buckwheat flour 1 ½ cups almond meal 1 tsp ground cinnamon ½ tsp sea salt flakes ¾ cup maple syrup ½ cup vegetable oil ⅓ cup raspberry jam Method: Preheat the...

Japanese Katsu Curry Don

Japanese Katsu Curry Don

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Asian Inspirations Ingredients: 1 tbsp vegetable oil 1 onion, finely chopped ½ carrot, grated 620ml water 1 pack S&B Golden Curry Mix Mild (92g) 4 Pork cutlets Salt and pepper 1/3 cup plain flour (50g)...

Craisin & Pearl Couscous Salad

Craisin & Pearl Couscous Salad

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Ocean Spray Ingredients: 5 cups of pearl couscous 1L veg stock 2 tbsp zaatar 1 tsp chilli flakes ½ head cauliflower 1 lebanese cucumber 1 bunch spring onions ½ bunch coriander’ ½ parsley ½ cup walnuts ½ cup...

Okonomiyaki (Japanese Pancake)

Okonomiyaki (Japanese Pancake)

Ingredients: ½ of a Wombok Cabbage (Shredded ) 3 Carrots (2 grated & 1 julienned) Daikon (julienned) - optional 3 eggs 1 cup of Corn Flour Spring Onions (Chopped) Mint Black & White Sesame Seeds Caster Sugar  White Vinegar Kewpie Hoisin Chilli - optional Fried...

Sauteed Kale with Garlic Bread Crumb

Sauteed Kale with Garlic Bread Crumb

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Velisha Farms Ingredients: 1 bunch of kale Brown Onion (diced) Garlic 1 long red chilli 500ml Chicken Stock A glass of white wine Breadcrumbs Butter Olive Oil Salt Pepper Method: Dice up your onions, garlic...

Zucchini Fritters

Zucchini Fritters

Ingredients: 3 medium zucchini 75g self-raising flour 40g parmesan, finely grated, plus extra to serve 3 shallots, ends trimmed, thinly sliced 1 egg, whisked 1/4 cup fresh continental parsley, chopped 2 teaspoons dried oregano leaves 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1...

Pork Belly Noodle Soup

Pork Belly Noodle Soup

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Massel Ingredients: Pork Belly Wood ear Mushrooms (rehydrate) Spring Onions Ginger Cinnamon Stick Sichuan peppercorns Crispy Chilli Oil 1 tbs Soy Sauce A few drops of Sesame Oil 1L Massel Chicken Stock...

Crème Brûlèe Donuts

Crème Brûlèe Donuts

Ingredients:Makes 12 donuts Oil, for frying For the Dough: 1 cup lukewarm milk 1 tbsp dried yeast 1/3 cup caster sugar 3 egg yolks 1 tsp vanilla paste 4 tbsp soft butter 4 1/4 cups plain flour For the Custard: 1/2 cup sugar 3 tbsp cornflour 2 cups milk 4 yolks 2 tsps...

J.C’s Ancient Grain Salad

J.C’s Ancient Grain Salad

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at JC’s Quality Foods Ingredients: 500g premium soup mix, cooked 60g slivered almonds, roasted 60g chopped walnuts, roasted 60g pepitas, roasted 90g sultanas 45ml white wine vinegar ¾ cup Extra virgin olive...

English Muffins

English Muffins

Ingredients: 300ml milk, plus extra 7g sachet of dried yeast 25g white caster sugar 50g shortening or lard 425g plain flour, plus extra 20g polenta, optional Unsalted butter Method: Gently warm the milk in a pan until lukewarm or body temperature, 37ºC. Add the yeast...

Tandoori Cauliflower with Cashew Yoghurt

Tandoori Cauliflower with Cashew Yoghurt

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Wine Selectors Ingredients: 1 medium cauliflower, leaves and stalk trimmed, cut into wedges 400g can lentils, drained and rinsed 1 small white onion, thinly sliced Juice of 1/2 lemon 1 1/2 tbsp extra virgin...

Katsuobushi Duck Leg Bao

Katsuobushi Duck Leg Bao

Ingredients: 1 Confit duck leg​ 15g plain flour, seasoned with salt 30g beer batter​ 10g katsuobushi​  20g pickled cucumber 20g fermented daikon 40g Hoisin sauce  3 Bao Buns  For the Fermented Daikon:  200g daikon, peeled and julienne​ 2g lime leaf​, scrunched 10g...

Charred Cabbage w/ Macadamia Cream

Charred Cabbage w/ Macadamia Cream

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Velisha Farms Ingredients: 1 cabbage into 6 wedges 500g of butter (cubed) 250g Macadamias 1 cup of water Dukkah Salt  Pepper Method: Cut your cabbage into 6 wedges and steam them, this can be done with a...

Salmon Fish Sticks

Salmon Fish Sticks

Ingredients: 1kg side of salmon, skin off 100g plain flour 2 large free-range eggs 200g wholemeal bread 30g cheddar or parmesan cheese Extra virgin olive oil Sea salt flakes Black pepper Lemon wedges  Method: Cut the fish into 10 x 120g portions. The nature of the...

Spaghetti Alla Gricia

Spaghetti Alla Gricia

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at MasselIngredients: 200g grated parmigiano or pecorino cheese 1 tbsp black pepper ¼ cup Massel stock 100g guanciale, sliced into buttons Method: Cook pasta in salted boiling water until al dente. In the...

Gnocchi with Braised Leek & Pancetta

Gnocchi with Braised Leek & Pancetta

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Massel Ingredients: 500g gnocchi  2 potatoes, diced  1 clove of garlic, chopped 1 tsp dried chillies  1 leek, sliced  2 rosemary sprigs 100g pancetta, rind removed and diced 500ml Massel Veg Stock Method:...

Thai Prawn Yellow Curry

Thai Prawn Yellow Curry

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Asian Inspirations Ingredients: 4 cups seasonal vegetables – sweet potatoes, cauliflower (cut into bite-sized pieces) and capsicum (red, yellow, green). 200g firm tofu (cut into cubes) 400g prawns (cleaned...

Moules Marinières

Moules Marinières

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Wine Selectors Ingredients: 2 pounds mussels, scrubbed clean under running water 1/2 cup dry white wine 2 tablespoons butter 1/4 cup minced shallots 1 tablespoon minced garlic 2 teaspoons flour (optional,...

Pistachio, Apricot & Dar Chocolate Energy Bars

Pistachio, Apricot & Dar Chocolate Energy Bars

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at JC’s Quality Foods Ingredients: Olive oil, for greasing 75g shelled pistachios 100g mixed seeds 250g rolled oats 8 Medjool dates 100g dried apricots 50g quality dark chocolate (70%) 100ml maple syrup 4...

Broccoli Steak with Cured Egg Yolk

Broccoli Steak with Cured Egg Yolk

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Velisha FarmsIngredients: Head of Broccoli Cured Egg Yolks Brown Butter English or Dijon Mustard Sherry Vinegar Olive Oil Salt Pepper Method: Cure your egg yolks beforehand by laying them in a bed of equal...

Prawn Risotto

Prawn Risotto

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Massel Ingredients: 500g prawns 500g arborio rice 1L Massel Veg Stock  1 cup of white wine Olive oil Parmesan, grated Brown onion, diced 250g butter, cubed Saffron  Chives, chopped Garlic Lemon juice Salt...

Chicken Pot Pie

Chicken Pot Pie

Ingredients: 350g of Mushrooms (sliced) - Laura used blue oyster, snow white and king 500g of Chicken Thighs (Sliced) 250ml of Massel chicken stock Puff Pastry Onion (diced) Butter Milk ½ a cup Thyme (Chopped) Black and White Sesame Seeds 1 whisked egg for eggwash...

Zia’s KGW Wrapped in Lemon Leaves

Zia’s KGW Wrapped in Lemon Leaves

Ingredients: 800g king George whiting fillets 1/4 cup parsley, chopped 1 long red chilli, seeded & chopped fine 1 heaped tablespoon of capers, chopped fine 8 Sicilian olives, pitted & chopped 1 heaped teaspoon of lemon rind 1/2 cup bread crumbs Large lemon...

Char Kway Teow

Char Kway Teow

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Asian Inspirations Ingredients: 3 tbsp vegetable oil 2 cloves of garlic (finely chopped) 1 lap cheong (Chinese sausage, thinly sliced) 6 raw prawns (peeled and deveined) 400g fresh flat rice noodles 2 tbsp...

Grape & Thyme Focaccia

Grape & Thyme Focaccia

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Perfection Fresh Ingredients: 500g plain flour 350g tepid water 4g instant yeast 20g extra virgin olive oil 10g salt, plus extra for garnish 1 bunch Perfection Fresh ‘Adora’ Grapes ½ bunch thyme Method: In...

Olive & Lemon Chicken

Olive & Lemon Chicken

Ingredients: 2 Chicken Marylands 2 lemons (Ideally Meyer lemons) Trus tomatoes (1 vine per person) 1 Red onion 1 bunch of Broccolini Garlic Capers or Caper berries Pitted Green Sicilian Olives  Olive oil  Salt & Pepper Method: Preheat your oven to 180 degrees. Oil...

Burrata & Sugo Pasta

Burrata & Sugo Pasta

Ingredients: Burrata Linguine  Basil 1 tin of diced tomatoes ½ onion, diced Olive Oil Salt  Pepper Method: Get a pot of water boiling for your pasta, be sure to salt the water.  Add half a diced onion to a pan with olive oil on medium heat, then add pinch of salt...

Butterflied Spiced Chicken & Slaw

Butterflied Spiced Chicken & Slaw

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Supreme Caravans Ingredients: 1 x whole chicken, butterflied Paprika, chilli flakes, chilli powder, turmeric, ginger, clove, cinnamon, allspice, nutmeg Olive oil  Salt and pepper Pepper ¼ cabbage 1 granny...

Curry Yaki Udon

Curry Yaki Udon

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Asian Insparations Cuisine: Japanese Serves: 2 Prep Time: 10 mins Cooking Time: 15 minsIngredients: 1 cube Golden Curry Mild (92g) 1 tbsp Vegetable Oil 2 bunches Hakubaku Organic Udon Noodle 1/4 Cabbage...

Farfalle With Broccolini

Farfalle With Broccolini

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Massel Ingredients: 2 bunches of broccolini 6 filets of anchovy + oil 2 cloves of garlic  2 tsp chilli flakes  ½ red onion  ½ cup of olive oil Half a box of butterfly pasta (250g) 200ml Massel vegetable...

Teriyaki Chicken

Teriyaki Chicken

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Wine Selectors Ingredients:Serves 4 ½ cup soy sauce ¾ cup mirin (Japanese rice wine) ¼ cup sake ½ tsp sesame oil 1 tbsp sugar 2 tsp freshly grated ginger 1 garlic clove, crushed 4 skinless chicken breasts...

Spring Onion Pancake

Spring Onion Pancake

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Velisha Farms Ingredients: 1 Bunch of Spring Onions Puff pastry Neutral oil Ginger Method: Heat up some neutral oil on the side. Chop up your whole bunch of spring onions and add half of them to a heat...

Tonkotsu Fu Ramen

Tonkotsu Fu Ramen

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Asian Inspirations Cuisine: Japanese Serves: 3 Prep Time: 15 mins Cooking Time: 30 minsIngredients:Ingredients for Noodles 1 pack Hakubaku Organic Ramen Noodles Ingredients for Soup 900ml water 12g chicken...

Salmon Skewer Tacos

Salmon Skewer Tacos

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Perfection Fresh Ingredients: Salmon fillets Tortillas Kewpie Smoked Paprika  Limes Qukes White Onion Avocado Mint  Coriander Method: Heat up your grill. Remove the skin and cube the salmon, then season the...

Crumpets With Homemade Butter

Crumpets With Homemade Butter

Ingredients: 400ml milk 1 tablespoon dried yeast 1 teaspoon caster sugar 300 g strong white flour ½ teaspoon bicarbonate of soda Vegetable oil, for greasing Method: Gently warm the milk. In a bowl, dissolve the yeast and sugar in the warm milk and 100ml of tepid...

Raw Strawberry Slice

Raw Strawberry Slice

Ingredients: 2 cups (150g) shredded coconut 65g freeze-dried strawberries (add extra to serve, chopped)  ¾ cup coconut cream 1 tsp vanilla bean paste 2 tbsp maple syrup 2 tbsp coconut oil 50g, 70% dark chocolate, melted For the base 1 ½ cups almonds ¼ cup (25g) raw...

Zucchini Salad

Zucchini Salad

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Velisha Farms Ingredients: 1 Zucchini 150gm Goat’s feta 100gm Pistachios (toasted) Dill Parsley Mint Spring Onions Lemon 1tsb Apple cider vinegar 1tsb Olive Oil  Salt & Pepper Method: Use a mandolin to...

Coconut Chicken Rice Paper Rolls

Coconut Chicken Rice Paper Rolls

Ingredients: 400ml can of coconut milk 1 tsp, finely grated lime rind 2 tbsp soy sauce 500g chicken breast fillet, trimmed 12 small rice paper rounds 100g vermicelli rice noodles, cooked and cooled 1 cup snow peas 1 carrot, peeled and shredded 4 cukes (1 cup), thinly...

Flourless Chocolate Cake

Flourless Chocolate Cake

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Perfection Fresh Ingredients: 200g unsalted butter, diced, plus extra for greasing 200g dark chocolate (70%) 1 tablespoon strong instant coffee 6 large free-range eggs 250g golden caster sugar 70g cocoa...

Turkey Roll With Craisin Chutney

Turkey Roll With Craisin Chutney

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Ocean Spray Ingredients: Bag of craisins 1 onion  Splash of Balsamic Vinegar 150ml of Cranberry Juice Sliced Turkey Bread Roll Swiss Cheese  Mayo Lettuce Salt and Pepper to Taste Method: In a pan sauté...

Crepes

Crepes

Ingredients: 2 eggs 200g Flour 2 tbsp Caster Sugar 200ml Milk Butter Lemon Juice Honey Method: In a large mixing bowl add your flour eggs and sugar and then slowly pour in your milk bit by bit while whisking to avoid any lumps. Keep whisking until the batter has come...

Crispy Thai Fish Cakes

Crispy Thai Fish Cakes

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Asian Inspirations Ingredients: 400g firm white fish (finely diced, sinew removed) ½ cup ABC Sweet Soy Sauce Kecap Manis 1 tsp fish sauce 1½ tbsp corn flour 1¼ cups panko breadcrumbs 2 sprigs coriander...

Oysters With Fennel & Cucumber Vinegrette

Oysters With Fennel & Cucumber Vinegrette

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Wine Selectors Ingredients: Rock salt or crushed ice, for serving. 4 dozen Sydney rock or Pacific oysters, shucked and returned to half-shell. Lemon wedges & micro-parsley leaves, to serve. For the...

Pumpkin & Feta Rolls

Pumpkin & Feta Rolls

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Velisha Farms Ingredients: Pumpkin Puff Pastry  Feta 1 egg for Egg Wash Black and White Sesame seeds  Pepitas  Salt & Pepper Ground Cumin Smoked Paprika Olive Oil Method: Take your Pumpkin and cube it...

$20 Challenge – Shakshuka

$20 Challenge – Shakshuka

Ingredients: 6 eggs 2-3 heirloom tomatoes 1 red onion, sliced 1 bunch of spring onions 1 baguette  2 chorizo, chopped 1 rasher of bacon, chopped Olive Oil Salt n Pepper Some Parmesan Method: Preheat your oven to 180'c. Place your slide red onion with some olive oil...

Lamb & Feta Koftas With Flatbreads

Lamb & Feta Koftas With Flatbreads

Ingredients: 600G LAMB SAUSAGES,  CASES REMOVED 200G FETA, CRUMBLED 1 TABLESPOON EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL 8 MEDIUM FLATBREADS 1 CUP NATURAL GREEK-STYLE YOGHURT 1 LEBANESE CUCUMBER, SLICED INTO RIBBONS 1 RED ONION, THINLY SLICED 1 CUP FLAT-LEAF PARSLEY LEAVES CRACKED...

Gluten Free Lemon Cake

Gluten Free Lemon Cake

Ingredients: 300 g dairy-free margarine 300 g gluten-free plain flour , plus extra for dusting 300 g golden caster sugar 4 large free-range eggs 3 lemons 2 oranges 2 teaspoons gluten-free baking powder ½ teaspoon xanthan gum 100 g icing sugar Method: Preheat the oven...

Vegetable Tempura

Vegetable Tempura

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Asian Inspirations Ingredients: 2 pieces Shimeji mushroom (thinly sliced) 2 pieces Red capsicum (thinly sliced) 2 pieces Zucchini (thinly sliced) 2 pieces Eggplant (thinly sliced) 2 pieces Sweet potato...

San Choy Bow

San Choy Bow

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Velisha FarmsIngredients: 1 Iceberg lettuce Water Chestnuts 500gm Pork Mince 1 Bunch of Spring Onions (chopped) 1 Ginger (sliced) 1 Chilli (diced) Hoisin Sauce Soy Sauce Sesame Oil Crispy Chilli Oil Olive...

Raspberry Gelato Sorbet

Raspberry Gelato Sorbet

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Perfection Fresh Ingredients: 2 punnets Perfection Fresh raspberries 2 bananas, frozen ½ cup milk (or dairy-free alternative) 2tbs maple syrup 1tsp vanilla extract 1 punnet Perfection Fresh raspberries, to...

Pasta Con Le Vongle

Pasta Con Le Vongle

Ingredients: 1 packet pippies 2 cloves garlic, diced  1 brown onion, finely diced 2 long red chillies, diced  1/2 bunch parsley, chopped 1 cup white wine 100g butter  Sea salt Black pepper Extra virgin olive oil Focaccia, to serve  Method: In a deep pan, add a few tbs...

Corn Fritters

Corn Fritters

Ingredients: 100g self raising flour  1 egg  3 tbs sour cream 2 tins corn ½ bunch coriander 1 bunch spring onions  2 avocados 1 shallot 1 long red chilli 2 limes Method: n a mixing bowl, combine your egg, the tinned corn, ½ a shallot, sour cream and flour together,...

Hainanese Chicken Rice

Hainanese Chicken Rice

This recipe is brought to you with the help of our friends at Asian Inspiration Ingredients:Ingredients for the Rice:  3 cups uncooked rice (washed) 5 tbsp vegetable oil 4 cloves garlic (finely chopped) 4 shallots (finely chopped) 2½ cups chicken broth stock 4-6...

Great Nonna Maria’s Sfinci

Great Nonna Maria’s Sfinci

Ingredients: 2 eggs 2cups of water Rind of approx 1 lemon 3 tsp vanilla essence 3 cups self raising flour 1/3 cup of caster sugar 240g fresh ricotta cubed small Vegetable oil for frying Caster Sugar & cinnamon for coating Method: Whisk eggs until fluffy. Add 2...

Fried Pork & Kimchi Wontons

Fried Pork & Kimchi Wontons

Ingredients: 500g pork mince Wonton wrappers 1 thumb of Grated ginger Kimchi (spicy or non spicy) Chopped spring onions 1 egg Salt Water Chinese black vinegar Crispy Chilli oil Soy Sauce Method: In a mixing bowl, add grated ginger, chopped kimchi, chopped spring...

Asian Chicken Noodle Soup

Asian Chicken Noodle Soup

Recipe brought to you with the help of our friends at Massel Ingredients: 2 cups (500ml) hot water 2L hot chicken stock 3 star-anise 1 cinnamon stick 1 tbsp of grated ginger 2 cloves of garlic, sliced 1 logn red chilli, halved 1 tbsp oyster sauce 1kg chicken breast...

Spiced Mascarpone & Berries

Spiced Mascarpone & Berries

Recipe brought to you with the help of our friends at Perfection Fresh Ingredients: Perfection Fresh Blueberries Perfection Fresh Strawberries Mascarpone  Balsamic Vinegar 2 Tsp Cinnamon  2 tsp Vanilla essence Nutmeg  3 Tsp Icing Sugar Method: Cut the tops off the...

Chicken Pad Thai

Chicken Pad Thai

Recipe brought to you with the help of our friends at Asian Inspirations Ingredients: 2 ½ tbsp oil 150g firm tofu (cut in 0.5cm thick slice) 180g chicken breast (sliced) 2 tbsp Pad Thai sauce 1 ½ tbsp tamarind concentrate 1 ½ tbsp palm sugar (grated) 1 ½ tbsp water...

Craisin & White Choc Chunk Cookies

Craisin & White Choc Chunk Cookies

Recipe brought to you with the help of our friends at Ocean Spray Ingredients: 200g unsalted butter, melted, cooled 280g dark-brown sugar 80g caster sugar 1 large egg 1 tablespoon vanilla 2 1/3 cups plain flour 1 1/4 tsp bicarbonate of soda 1 tsp baking powder 220g...

Bruschetta

Bruschetta

Recipe brought to you with the help of our friends at Wine Selectors Ingredients: 1 pack Perfection fresh Mix-a-mato 2 roma tomatoes 1 bunch of basil (save some leaves for Garnish) 1 medium red onion 1 clove of garlic 100g of prosciutto strips 100g of soft goat cheese...

Charred Corn With Chipotle

Charred Corn With Chipotle

Recipe brought to you with the help of our friends at Velisha Farms Ingredients: 2-3 corn cob (1 per person) 500g of butter 1 tin of Chipotle Chillies in adobo sauce Salt Lime wedges Smoked Paprika Parmesan or oaxaca Method: Preheat your oven to 180 degrees. Cube up...

Super Quick Asian Fish Cakes

Super Quick Asian Fish Cakes

Ingredients: 1 stick of lemongrass 6 cm piece of ginger 15g of fresh coriander 500g salmon fillets, skin off, pin-boned, from sustainable sources 4 teaspoons chilli jam Method: Whack the lemongrass against your work surface and remove the tough outer layer. Peel the...

French Toast

French Toast

Ingredients: 3 free-range eggs 200ml milk  6 slices brioche bread/raisin fruit bread ½ tsp cinnamon  Mascarpone to serve Fresh berries 1 orange, zest and juice 3 tbs honey  200g butter  Method: In the mixing bowl crack in your eggs and milk, then whisk together with...

Super Quick Squid Stir-Fry

Super Quick Squid Stir-Fry

Recipe brought to you with the help of our friends at Massel Ingredients: Garlic Ginger Massel chicken stock powder Coriander stems chopped Coriander leaves Squid tubes cut into rings Thai basil Olive Oil Lime Crispy Chilli oil Green Beans Hoisin Sesame Oil Soy Sauce...

Vietnamese Bread Roll (Banh Mi) With Crispy Roast Pork

Vietnamese Bread Roll (Banh Mi) With Crispy Roast Pork

Recipe brought to you with the help of our friends at Asian Inspirations Cuisine : Vietnamese Serves  : 4-5 Cooking Time : 60 minsIngredients: 2 tbsp Squid Brand Fish Sauce 9 tbsp sugar 1 tbsp lemongrass, finely chopped 1 tsp cracked pepper 2 tbsp oil  500g pork...

Cherry Ripe Slice

Cherry Ripe Slice

Ingredients: 6 SOFT FRESH DATES (120G), PITTED 1 CUP (80G) DESICCATED COCONUT ⅓ CUP (80ML) MELTED COCONUT OIL 1 TEASPOON VANILLA BEAN PASTE OR VANILLA EXTRACT 1½ CUPS (225G) CHERRIES, PITTED+ 100G RAW ORGANIC 70% DARK CHOCOLATE 2 TEASPOONS VEGETABLE OIL COCONUT BASE 1...

Sausage Rolls

Sausage Rolls

Ingredients: 1kg Italian pork sausages or pork belly mince 2 red onions, finely diced 2 tbs fennel seeds Sea salt flakes Black pepper Extra virgin olive oil Eggs Sesame seeds Good quality puff pastry Method: Fry off the onions and fennel seeds in a few tablespoons of...

Celery Pickles

Celery Pickles

Recipe brought to you with the help of our friends at Velisha Farms Ingredients: Bunch of celery Peppercorns Dried Bay leaves Fennel seeds Cumin seeds Star Anise Apple Cider Vinegar White Vinegar Water Salt Sugar Method: Cut your Celery into pickle sized batons, make...

Craisin Rocky Road

Craisin Rocky Road

Recipe brought to you with the help of our friends at Ocean Spray Ingredients: 2 blocks of chocolate 1 bag of craisins 1 cup of Macadamias 2 tbs of vanilla bean paste 1 bag of marshmallows Handful of cocoa butter (optional) Method: Put chocolate and cocoa butter in a...

Satay Chicken Wings

Satay Chicken Wings

Ingredients: ½ cup smooth peanut butter ½ cup coconut milk 3 tsp fish sauce 500g chicken wings Olive oil, for brushing 1 long red chili 3 spring onion, finely sliced Baby cucumbers (qukes), sliced Roasted salted peanuts, roughly chopped Method: Place the peanut...

Wasabi Croquette

Wasabi Croquette

Recipe brought to you with the help of our friends at  Asian Inspirations Ingredients: 800g Potatoes, peeled and cut into 3cm dice 1 ½ tbsp S&B Wasabi Paste 100g Cooked corn kernel / canned corn kernel 250g Brown onion, small diced Salt Vegetable oil, to deep-fry...

Potato ‘Pizza’ With Roasted Tomatoes, Fetta & Basil

Potato ‘Pizza’ With Roasted Tomatoes, Fetta & Basil

Recipe brought to you with the help of our friends at Wine Selectors Ingredients: Table salt 6 large potatoes, washed 2 spring (green) onions, chopped 2 eggs Freshly ground salt & pepper 8-12 medium tomatoes, cored Freshly ground salt & pepper Olive oil Butter...

Spanakopita

Spanakopita

Ingredients: 500g Ricotta 1 Brick of Feta 1 Bunch or a large bag of Spinach Zest of 1 Lemon 2 Eggs (reserve 1 yolk for egg wash) 4 Sheets of Puff Pastry Olive Oil Black and White Sesame Seeds Salt and Pepper Method: Preheat the oven to 180 degrees. Saute down spinach...

Ricotta & Zucchini Muffins

Ricotta & Zucchini Muffins

Recipe brought to you with the help of our friends at JC’s Quality Foods   Ingredients: 2 ZUCCHINI GRATED 1 CUP FLAT-LEAF PARSLEY LEAVES, CHOPPED 1 CUP CORIANDER (CILANTRO) LEAVES, CHOPPED ½ CUP TARRAGON LEAVES, FINELY CHOPPED ½ CUP CHIVES, FINELY CHOPPED 6 EGGS...

Orange Polenta Cake

Orange Polenta Cake

Ingredients: 4 regular or blood oranges 250 g runny honey 3 large free-range eggs 200 g ground almonds (We use JC’s Quality Almond Meal) 100 g fine polenta Method: Preheat the oven to 160ºC/325ºF/gas 3. Rub a 20cm springform cake tin with olive oil, then line the base...

Kipfler Potato & Rosemary Focaccia

Kipfler Potato & Rosemary Focaccia

Ingredients: 500g plain flour 350g tepid water 4g instant yeast 20g extra virgin olive oil 10g salt, plus extra for garnish 250g Kipfler Potatoes (or enough to cover the top of your dough) 1/2 Bunch Rosemary ½ cup Olive Oil Method: In a large mixing bowl, combine...

HOMEMADE DUMPLINGS

HOMEMADE DUMPLINGS

Ingredients: 12 GREEN (UNCOOKED) PRAWNS PEELED, DEVEINED AND FINELY CHOPPED 100G PORK MINCE  2 SPRING ONIONS, FINELY CHOPPED 1 TEASPOON FINELY GRATED GINGER 1 TABLESPOON FINELY CHOPPED CORIANDER 1 TABLESPOON SESAME OIL 1 TABLESPOON VEGETABLE OIL 1 TEASPOON TABLE SALT...

$20 Challenge – Spaghetti Bolognese

$20 Challenge – Spaghetti Bolognese

Ingredients: 700ml Bottle Passata 450gm of Pork Mince (Beef Mince or a combination of both will work too) 2 x 500gm packets of bucatini dry pasta 1 x onion 1 x carrot 2 x cloves of garlic 1 x stick of celery 1 x stick of rosemary 1 x cup of red wine Olive Oil Method:...

Karaage Chicken

Karaage Chicken

Cuisine : Japanese Serves  : 2 Prep Time: 15 mins Cooking Time: 15 mins Ingredients: 300g Boneless chicken thigh (skin on) 3 tbsp Japanese soy sauce 1 tbsp Japanese Cooking Sake 1 Egg 5g Fresh ginger (grated) 2 cloves Garlic (crushed) ¼ cup Potato starch (to coat)...

Italian Cabbage and Sausage Soup

Italian Cabbage and Sausage Soup

Ingredients: 40ml olive oil 2 garlic cloves, crushed 1 medium onions, chopped 2 potatoes, diced 1 carrot, chopped 1 zucchini, chopped 4 Italian sausages ½ small savoy cabbage, finely sliced, core and ribs removed 8 cups chicken stock, bought or homemade (we use...

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