Dates are seriously good for you. True!
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Fried potatoes, smoked fish, herbs and flowing egg yolks equals a certain kind of deliciousness that you might think is the domain of Sunday cafés offering brunch. Nah! It’s so easy to make at home.
Yep. It’s a humdinger of a pie.
Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches? Not here! Something much more exciting!
Nip Nip Nip …yep forest floor activity all around, mushrooms popping up, time to grab some!
Learn everything you need to know about mushrooms right here.
Gorgeous goodies from Shared Kitchen – treat yourself, or give away as gifts. Order now for Mother’s Day.
Whoa, steady on! This is rich, as in old-fashioned Frenchified rich, dripping with cream.
Crisp, crunchy, nutty, tangy, all the elements to excite your palate before a fancy-pants dinner.
Peas, pasta, parmigiano, pomodori …all great stuff!
A finger food that’s hard to resist.
Lunch or just a munch – this’ll hit the spot!
If someone asks you what you want for your birthday …
The salty zing of capers gives these toasts a flavour kick
Share them around.
This recipe make heaps of biscuits so you’ll have plenty to give to friends or neighbours for Easter.
Pears and beetroot, walnuts and blue cheese, edible flowers and salad leaves …mmmm
Crunchy crust, melting cheese … need I say more?
Tomatoes – baked until bursting with their own sweet juices.
Autumn cooking classes on Waiheke. Come and celebrate the season. There’s nowhere better than a cosy kitchen!
Get stuffing – PUMPKINS!
Pomegranate molasses adds an intriguing sweet spicy flavour and hint of sourness that lifts this lamb filling out of the ordinary.
The easiest way to get acquainted with pomegranate molasses is to use it as a drizzle – try it over a tray of roasted vegetables for starters. And just like mint sauce, it gives lamb a fresh zing, but it also adds a fruity note.
Introducing my roast pumpkin and pear salad – possibly one of the most delicious combinations of fruit and veg ever.
Pears & parmesan may sound a little quirky, but read here why it is such a great combination.
If you know someone who is feeling a bit down in the dumps, bake them a batch of cookies, wrap them in cellophane and tie with a pretty ribbon and call around to have a cuppa with them. It’ll lift their spirits no end. Refrigerator Cookies