Yellow Chicken Curry Spring Rolls

To make the yellow curry Paste: 5 shallots 3 stalks of lemongrass (white part only) 2 tablespoons of curry powder (I used Keens) 1 teaspoon of cumin seeds or ground cumin 2 teaspoons of coriander seeds and finely chopped fresh coriander 1 teaspoon of peppercorns 2cm piece of ginger 6 cloves of garlic 2cm piece…

Simple Aldi Chicken Tikka Masala

Tonight is one of those lazy meal nights! A jar of Silks Mild Tikka has saved the day! Take 2 Chicken Breasts, 2 cloves of crushed garlic and 1 diced brown onion. Fry until golden brown and add the spice cap. Fry until fragrant. Add in sauce and I add in extra water to make…

Foodie Mumma Ren’s Budget Fridge Dump Noodles

Ingredients: 3 packets of cooked noodles – keep the seasoning etc to use in the dish 2 cups of your favourite vegetables – I used grated sweet potato, cabbage, broccoli, leek and mushrooms 2 small chicken breasts – use any protein you like 2 pieces of bacon finely diced Method: Fry chicken and bacon until…

Satay Chicken Burgers

Ingredients: To make the patties: 500g Chicken mince 1/4 cup finely chopped spring onion 1 carrot grated 1 teaspoon paprika 1/4 teaspoon Field Mushroom Salt To make the satay sauce: 1/2 cup of crunchy peanut butter 1 tin of coconut milk. ( I make mine up from a packet of coconut milk powder) 1 tablespoon…

Chicken & Veg Baked Nuggets 

This is one of our go to quick and easy meals for the kids when time is short. I have been making this recipe for years. I love using Panko crumbs as they are crispy and crunchy,  but you can coat in many different coatings such as: Seasoned Rice flour Crushed up cornflakes Crushed up…

Honey, Ginger & Citrus Chicken 

Marinade Ingredients: 3 tablespoons soy sauce salt reduced  3 tablespoons honey 2 tablespoons sweet soy 4 garlic cloves crushed 2 cm of fresh ginger grated  1 drop ginger oil 1 drop lime or lemon oil Salt and pepper  Other Ingredients:  1 orange 1 Lime 12 chicken drumsticks  4 kaffir Lime leaves (optional) Method: Brown chicken…

Chicken Parmigiana 

A go to family favourite in our house hold. Take 4 Chicken Breasts and pan fry until golden brown. Also fry off some shortcut bacon or if you prefer ham.  Top cooked chicken breast with tomato sauce or paste, cheese, bacon and any other toppings you like.  I placed country onion and chives on top…

Chicken & Cashew Stir Fry

This recipe was cooked in my Thermomix and it is based on the Everyday Cooking for Thermomix Families Recipe. I have adapted the recipe to our families liking. The following is my version of stove top instructions. Ingredients: 4 garlic cloves – crushed 5cm of ginger – peeled and grated 500-750g of diced chicken breast…

Homemade Nuggets 

Ingredients: 1kg of chicken mince 1 tablespoon herb and garlic or tzaztki dip mix 1 grated carrot Rice flour to coat Oil spray Method: Mix mince, seasoning and carrot well. Roll into balls and coat in rice flour. Place on lined baking tray. Spray lightly with oil and bake in a 160 degree oven for…

Coconut Chicken Curry

I finally was lucky enough to receive my replacement Kenwood Kcook. Kenwoods after sales service is simply amazing.  Being of Fijian Indian descent, curries are on of our regular family meals. This one is mild enough for all to enjoy. Ingredients:  750g chicken breast diced 1 onion 2 cloves garlic 2cm fresh ginger grated  1 large…

Chicken, Broccoli & Cauliflower Bake

My kids love anything with ‘cheesy sauce’  We were given some home grown broccoli from our wonderful neighbours so I decided to make this dish for a simple dinner tonight. Ingredients: 1 cauliflower cut into florets 1 head of broccoli cut into florets 500g diced chicken Breast 1 tablespoon of your favourite herbs ( I…

Rolled Oat Coated Chicken Nuggets 

Hubby is an absolute gem and seems to always cook dinner when he is home. I’m the lazy one in the relationship 😂  He loves making the kids chicken nuggets from scratch. He put a twist on his standard breadcrumb recipe tonight and I didn’t even know lol. Thanks Ant they were a huge hit…