Category Archives: Breakfast

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.

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.

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

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

Avocado on Toast

Guess the vibe from the previous post was the excellent quality of the pita used as pizza bases. Similarly, an excellent loaf from Hanapepe Cafe and Bakery made an excellent travelling breakfast when generously adorned with freshly mashed, road-side-stall avocado. Have often

Avocado on Toast

Guess the vibe from the previous post was the excellent quality of the pita used as pizza bases. Similarly, an excellent loaf from Hanapepe Cafe and Bakery made an excellent travelling breakfast when generously adorned with freshly mashed, road-side-stall avocado. Have often

Majestic Cake 1.0

A visit to Monarch Cakes motivated the development of this recipe. It is an attempt at replicating the yeasted, chocolate-marbled slab cake which was one of the daily specials on offer. The slab was disappearing quickly while we advanced in the

Majestic Cake 1.0

A visit to Monarch Cakes motivated the development of this recipe. It is an attempt at replicating the yeasted, chocolate-marbled slab cake which was one of the daily specials on offer. The slab was disappearing quickly while we advanced in the

Khool Buns

Caught an episode of Rachel Khoo’s Kitchen Notebook on SBS. Made a batch of her Lemon, Dill and Fish Roe Buns, but without the lemon, dill, and fish roe. That left a plain, cheese laced bun that was a hit

Khool Buns

Caught an episode of Rachel Khoo’s Kitchen Notebook on SBS. Made a batch of her Lemon, Dill and Fish Roe Buns, but without the lemon, dill, and fish roe. That left a plain, cheese laced bun that was a hit

Oat, chia, coconut and almond pikelets

Pretty much emptied the last of the holiday shopping from its packets to conjure up a batch of pikelets. What’s the difference between a pikelet and a pancake? That would be the squidge-factor: pancakes don’t have it. Mix a mug

Oat, chia, coconut and almond pikelets

Pretty much emptied the last of the holiday shopping from its packets to conjure up a batch of pikelets. What’s the difference between a pikelet and a pancake? That would be the squidge-factor: pancakes don’t have it. Mix a mug