Pavlova – My Favourite Dessert

I was scared to create a Pavlova, until I purchased my thermomix last December. Since then I have made at least 3 of them. I will post my recipe as soon as I get home.

Butter Chicken

Ingredients: * 750 gs Chicken Breast * 2 Large Onions Sliced * 1 tbsp. butter * 1 tbsp. Garlic EVOO * 1 tbsp. garlic * 1 tbsp. ginger * 1-2 tbsp Flavourista Korma Curry Spice * 1 tsp. Salt  * 1 tbsp. Vinegar or Lime Juice * 1 tbsp. Honey or Agave Nectar * 200…

Pasta Sauce 

I bought one of our favourite ‘fresh’ pasta sauces but stupidly left it out of the fridge overnight.  What a waste 😩 I decided to Create my own recipe. This has turned out absolutely amazing!  Ingredients * 1 cup herbs eg parsley and basil * 2 cloves garlic * 1 large onion quartered * 1…

Lamb Kofta

Ingredients: 500g Lamb Mince 2 Tablespoons of Pine Nuts 2 Tablespoons of Freshly chopped parsley 1 large clove of garlic crushed 1 heaped tablespoon of Flavourista Kofta Spice.   METHOD: Mix all ingredients well. Form into small sausage shapes and thread on to soaked skewers Place in a moderate over 180  degrees and bake for…

Orange and Lime Curd 

Ingredients:  60g of orange and lime juice mixed together  120g caster sugar  90g butter Method:  Insert butterfly whisk. Place all ingredients in bowl.  Cook for 10 minutes 80 degrees speed 3 Transfer into a sterilised air tight jar and cool completely.  Store in the fridge.  Tips: I use this Curd to top our homemade Yoghurt…

Blueberry Muffins (Thermomix)

Hubby has been asking me to bake blueberry muffins for a long time. I sat down and wrote this recipe today. Will let you know what he thinks. I reduced the sugar but if you have a sweeter tooth, add 40-50g more.  Ingredients * 375 g of self raising flour * 80 g of caster…

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…

Porcini & Garlic Salt 

Oh my I have been searching for Porcini Mushrooms in our town for months! Thank goodness Aldi has a sale on this week with them!!!! $3.99 for 20g. Cheaper than some other shops. My version of the salt can be changed in many ways. If you don’t like garlic leave it out, if you don’t…

Pasta Pie 

Ingredients: 1 packet of Rigatoni Pasta 500g of mince 2 cloves garlic 1 onion 2 stalks of celery 2 carrots 250g mushrooms 1 tin of tomatoes 50g tomato paste Salt, pepper and mixed herbs  Grated Cheese to top with  Method: Par boil pasta until just soft, Drain and remove. Arrange standing upright in the springform…

Apple, Sultana & Cinnamon Scones

Ingredients: 3 cups of Self Rasing Flour 100g of butter, chilled and cubed 1 cup of milk 1 Granny Smith Apple peeled and grated  1 drop of cinnamon bark oil or 1/2 teaspoon of cinnamon 1/2 cup of sultanas Method: Preheat oven to 200 degrees  Line a baking tray with paper and make sure your…

Peanut Butter 2 or 3 Ingredient Biscuits

Ingredients: 1 cup of peanut butter (I used crunchy) 1 egg 1 cup of white sugar (I used raw sugar – about 3/4 of a cup – if you are being healthy leave it out ) Method: Preheat over to 180 degrees  Add all ingredients into a bowl. Mix well with a spoon until combined….

Stuffed Creamy Bacon Mushrooms

Ingredients:  6-8 large mushrooms  6 shortcut bacon rashers 1/3 cup cream Pepper to season 1-2 cloves of garlic crushed  1 teaspoon Dijon mustard  2 tablespoons of chopped parsley  Optional: 1/4 cup of panko breadcrumbs.  Method: Remove stalks from mushroom and set aside. Chop the stalks finely.  Dice Bacon finely and place into a frying pan….