Category Archives: Recipes

All my recipes in one spot.

QUICK AND EASY GINGERBREAD CAKE

Have you noticed lately that Christmas is just around the corner?  And leading up to Christmas we are always looking for something quick and easy to make for our family and friends, something to take when we are visiting or … Continue reading

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MY HOMEMADE GRANOLA

Oven Temperature 170 degrees Celsius Makes approx. 750 grams to 1 kilo Ingredients: 300 grams rolled oats 250 grams mixed seeds and chopped nuts (see hints below) 1 teaspoon cinnamon 50 grams butter 100 ml maple syrup ½ teaspoon vanilla … Continue reading

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PULLED BBQ PORK (USING LEFTOVER PORK ROAST)

Have you ever had leftover meat and didn’t know what to do with it.  You didn’t just want cold meat and salad or a sandwich.  Well give this a try.  You can make leftover meat into another meal or a … Continue reading

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TACOS

Makes approx. 12 Tacos Ingredients: 500 grams best quality beef mince 1 large onion, finely diced 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 chilli, chopped 50 grams Taco Seasoning (about 1 ½ packets) ¼ teaspoon ground cumin ¼ teaspoon ground coriander 1 … Continue reading

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MAPLE SYRUP AND SOY BAKED SALMON

Oven Temperature 180 degrees Celsius Serves 2 Ingredients: Zest and juice of ½ an orange 1 tablespoon maple syrup 1 tablespoon soy sauce 1 – 2 cloves garlic, crushed Pepper to taste 2 skinless salmon fillets (each approx. 250-300 grams) … Continue reading

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BLUEBERRY AND WHITE CHOCOLATE MUFFINS

Preheat oven to 200 degrees Celsius Makes 12 muffins Ingredients: 2 cups plain flour 1/3 cup castor sugar 3 teaspoons baking powder 1 egg 1 cup milk ¼ cup melted butter 1 teaspoon vanilla extract ½ cup white chocolate chips … Continue reading

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MEATBALLS

I would like to share this meatball recipe with you as it is something I remember well from my childhood.  I remember mum making them, the smell of the mixture, the dried herbs giving off a strong herby (don’t think that … Continue reading

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SWEET AND SPICY NUT MIX

Oven Temperature 180 degrees Celsius Makes approx. 3 Cups Ingredients: 3 cups mixed nuts (and seeds) 1/3 cup maple syrup 1/4 cup soft brown sugar 1/2 teaspoon paprika (Sweet Hungarian) 1/4 teaspoon cumin 1/4 teaspoon Tabasco 1/4 teaspoon mixed spice … Continue reading

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MY CARAMEL SLICE

Oven Temperature 180 degrees Celsius                                                                       … Continue reading

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SAUSAGE ROLLS

Makes 16 Ingredients: 600gms Pork and Veal mince ½ medium onion finely diced 1 spring onion finely sliced 1/3 cup breadcrumbs 1 decent sized clove of garlic crushed 1 tablespoon finely chopped mixed herbs ¼ teaspoon paprika Pepper to taste … Continue reading

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