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Barbecued Thai beef salad

This is a slight variation on a traditional Thai beef salad, in that everything bar the noodles are cooked on the barbecue. Barbecuing all the vegetables adds extra depth and sweetness to the flavours. Ingredients Barbecue 2 sirloin steaks 1 … Continue reading

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Crumble topping

Unlike many traditional recipes for crumble that involve alot of flour and butter I opt for a slightly less traditional approach. I like to mix up the seeds and nuts I have available with large rolled oats, coconut and spices. … Continue reading

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Easy peasy caramel pecan slice

Again from the best baking book ever – A Treasury of NZ Baking. This recipe is by Lauraine Jacobs. I made for a Colleague at work who was heading off on Maternity Leave for her to enjoy while at home. … Continue reading

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Deliciously moist orange and almond cake

In addition to the recipe below, I like to reduce down the water left from boiling the oranges with a bit of sugar to make a syrup. Along with some mascarpone this goes well with the cake. I also find … Continue reading

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Cauliflower and tahini soup

Cauliflower goes very well with nuts. I really enjoyed this soup with tahini and sesame seeds. Alternatively you could use roasted almonds, macadamia or walnuts (which would go well with chunks of blue cheese). If you have time, roast the … Continue reading

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