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raspberry chocolate bars

raspberry chocolate bars

raspberry bars topped with dark chocolate I have always had a sweet tooth and enjoy having a sweet treat after dinner or when the kids have climbed into bed. Experimenting with clean treats to┬áreduce our sugar intake is something we continue to do however we […]

reverse seared steak

reverse seared steak

For steaks 1 inch or greater in thickness the reverse sear technque will produce the best results. The reverse sear ensures an even cook from edge to edge whilst still producing a flavour packed charred crust.

pork chops with grilled fruit and a honey bourbon glaze

pork chops with grilled fruit and a honey bourbon glaze

Dry brined grilled pork chops in a honey bourbon glaze and served with grilled plum and nectarine. A sweet and flavour packed grilled meal.

barbecued whole chicken

barbecued whole chicken

Barbecued whole chicken butterflied, dry brined and cooked over indrect heat to produce the juiciest and most flavoursome result.

plum barbecue sauce

plum barbecue sauce

A barbecue sauce made from home-grown plums. Sweetened by the fruit, honey and molasses and heatened by paprika and chilli. As always, great along side those barbecue meats.

bounty bar slice

bounty bar slice

Home made bounty bar slice with coconut, amaranth and the chooclate on the insde. Gluten free with a dairy free option.

bacon and broccoli salad

bacon and broccoli salad

This raw broccoli and bacon salad is the perfect addition to any BBQ with it’s crunchy texture and tangy dressing.

mango bbq sauce

mango bbq sauce

Fresh summer mangoes are a great addition to any meal and add a tangy twist to BBQ sauce. This sweet and spicy mango BBQ sauce is great alongside a summer meal, especially the barbecue variety.

Christmas Hampers

Christmas Hampers

I love Christmas! Its my favourite time of year and I make the most out of celebrating. One way I celebrate is by making Christmas Hampers full of goodies including beetroot relish, popcorn and honeycomb rocky road and pecan cherry slice.

beef and beetroot burger

beef and beetroot burger

Beef burger with a beetroot relish, cheese, onion, pickles and mayo all on a brioche bun. A great combination of sweet and savoury flavours.

beetroot relish

beetroot relish

This beetroot relish is a great addition to a Christmas hamper as it not only looks great with its rich purple colour but it’s also delicious with cheese and crackers, in a burger or simply on toast with a slice of cheese.

cherry pecan slice

cherry pecan slice

A gluten free, diary free shortbread base topped with honey glazed cherries, oats and pecans. Use a mix of red & green cherries for a festive touch on this cherry pecan slice.

raspberry and mango sunrise smoothie

raspberry and mango sunrise smoothie

Sunrise smoothie with a raspberry base and a mango topping. A delicious way to start the day.

pulled pork and slaw burgers

pulled pork and slaw burgers

We’ve used pulled pork in a variety of ways – burgers, pies, pizzas, stir fry, toasted sandwiches, the list goes on. One of our favourites are pulled pork burgers.

clean eating raspberry muffins

clean eating raspberry muffins

Refined sugar free raspberry muffins with a coconut and honey glaze and topped with dehydrated raspberries. These gluten free muffins are the closest that I have come to replicating the flour based variety. They have a soft and fluffy consistency that many muffins with a gluten free flour lack.

quick and easy lemon cheesecake by Wholefood Simply

quick and easy lemon cheesecake by Wholefood Simply

Thermomix directions for a healthy, tasty, quick and easy lemon cheesecake slice by Wholefood Simply.

almond pulp chocolate chip cookies

almond pulp chocolate chip cookies

Cookies made with dates, almond pulp and a few white chocolate chips to sweeten things up. Gluten free with a dairy free option.

chocolate peanut butter balls

chocolate peanut butter balls

Macadamia nuts, peanut butter, coconut, maple syrup and dark chocolate… all sounds tasty to us! Rolled into protein packed chocolate peanut butter balls.

Gingerbread biscuits

Gingerbread biscuits

Spiced biscuits perfect for any biscuit cutter and fun to decorate. Leave them plain, decorate with a simple smiley face or holiday theme.

beef short rib pastrami

beef short rib pastrami

Beef short ribs cured, rubbed and smoked to make delicious pastrami. You can eat it straight off the bone or slice it up to make a traditional Reuben sandwich.