Monthly Archives: January 2017

Breakfast Sandwiches

Breakfast sandwiches were a bit of fun. Saved 2 teaspoons of baked bean spice mix to mix with dried herbs and pork mince to make the patties. Advertisements

Breakfast Sandwiches

Breakfast sandwiches were a bit of fun. Saved 2 teaspoons of baked bean spice mix to mix with dried herbs and pork mince to make the patties.

Taco Rice

Made the gratin version of this dish using travelling spice mixes, a tin of chopped tomatoes, a sachet of instant dashi, and a disposable foil tray, but Liaw presented a different, piled version on Destination Flavour: Japan. Accompanied by tomato, avocado, and

Taco Rice

Made the gratin version of this dish using travelling spice mixes, a tin of chopped tomatoes, a sachet of instant dashi, and a disposable foil tray, but Liaw presented a different, piled version on Destination Flavour: Japan. Accompanied by tomato, avocado, and

Lamb and Steel Cut Oat Meatloaf

Could not find bulgur to make Lamb and Bulgur Meatloaf, but successfully substituted steel cut oats. Had stashed a measure of allspice and cinnamon in the selection of spice mixes so no vacation time wasted tracking down those ingredients, and

Lamb and Steel Cut Oat Meatloaf

Could not find bulgur to make Lamb and Bulgur Meatloaf, but successfully substituted steel cut oats. Had stashed a measure of allspice and cinnamon in the selection of spice mixes so no vacation time wasted tracking down those ingredients, and

Baked beans

Unperturbed by a long list of ingredients as had prepared a sachet of baked bean spices for Barbecue Pit Beans, though did not follow the original recipe precisely: caramelised two diced onions and a cubed puck of kaiserfleisch in a little

Baked beans

Unperturbed by a long list of ingredients as had prepared a sachet of baked bean spices for Barbecue Pit Beans, though did not follow the original recipe precisely: caramelised two diced onions and a cubed puck of kaiserfleisch in a little

Merguez meatballs

Barbecued a batch of meatballs spiced with North African style mix: finely grated the rind of a lemon and mixed with a coarsely grated onion, an egg, a crumbled bread roll, and a kilogram of beef mince. Rolled the mixture

Merguez meatballs

Barbecued a batch of meatballs spiced with North African style mix: finely grated the rind of a lemon and mixed with a coarsely grated onion, an egg, a crumbled bread roll, and a kilogram of beef mince. Rolled the mixture

Vacation Spice Mixes

Scooped some mixes into snack-sized, zip-lock bags to spice up the holiday diet: Yotam Ottolenghi’s North African-style flavours Baked beans that featured in Gourmet Traveller Yotam’s slab-style meat loaf A sachet of instant dashi and ingredients for Adam Liaw’s legendary taco

Vacation Spice Mixes

Scooped some mixes into snack-sized, zip-lock bags to spice up the holiday diet: Yotam Ottolenghi’s North African-style flavours Baked beans that featured in Gourmet Traveller Yotam’s slab-style meat loaf A sachet of instant dashi and ingredients for Adam Liaw’s legendary taco

Chocolate and Pumpkin Seed Scones

Am a big fan of both Stephanie Alexander and her nutty, oat and chocolate flavour combination. Made a batch of scones that borrowed inspiration from her chocolate and pumpkin seed biscuits, and Bon Appetit’s cheddar-walnut recipe. Added a half cup each of chopped

Chocolate and Pumpkin Seed Scones

Am a big fan of both Stephanie Alexander and her nutty, oat and chocolate flavour combination. Made a batch of scones that borrowed inspiration from her chocolate and pumpkin seed biscuits, and Bon Appetit’s cheddar-walnut recipe. Added a half cup each of chopped