Recipes

A selection of recipes to tantalise your taste-buds.
raw puffed quinoa oat cereal

This raw puffed quinoa oat cereal recipe is very quick and easy to make. It’s very tasty, low in fat and sugar and full of antioxidants and other good stuff. Some of the ingredients are a little unusual, such as Inca Berries which are a sour South American berry rich

creamy marsala spaghetti recipe

We used to make this creamy marsala spaghetti recipe all of the time but in recent months it’s fallen off our list of things that we cook. Our fridge was looking quite barren one day when we were trying to decide what to cook for dinner as we hadn’t done

smoky oven baked sweet potato chips recipe

These smoky oven baked sweet potato chips were something that I whipped up when I came home to find some sweet potatoes amongst my fruit and vegetables. Why did I not know that I had sweet potatoes in the apartment? Well Lauren and I were overseas and a friend of

how to use truffle recipe ideas

Once a year, come truffle season, I start thinking about truffle recipe ideas. Once upon a time truffles were a thing of myth. They were considered a delicacy that was limited to the wealthy in the northern hemisphere. These days truffles are still somewhat taxing on the wallet however they

Spiced Pear Rum Old Fashioned

The Noble Experiment in Collingwood is one of our favourite discoveries of 2015. The food at  this bar/eatery is very good and the drinks are excellent. Spirits  and cocktails are the main focus here, with an extensive range of both on offer. What’s really interesting when it comes to the cocktails is the barrel aged

creamy mushroom thyme risotto

My creamy mushroom & thyme risotto recipe gets used a lot at this time of year. Mushrooms are everywhere, they are flavoursome and ready to be the star of any dish, especially in a good risotto. Mushroom risotto is one of my favourite ways to use mushrooms in winter. Risotto takes about

gorgonzola arancini recipe

Arancini may be humble in origin but when you combine left over risotto with oozing blue cheese, a sliver of black truffle and encase it in a crispy outer shell it becomes a little slice of heaven. This indulgent and gooey Gorgonzola arancici recipe can be made with or without the

butter ravioli recipe

This soft egg, goats cheese & tarragon butter ravioli recipe takes a bit of time at the start, but once you taste it, we know you’ll agree that it was worth it. I actually designed this recipe at the start of the Southern Hemisphere’s truffle season, with the presence of

healthy corn chowder recipe

Corn Chowder is a great, hearty dish but can be higher in calories than desired. As the cooler months start to set in, I start becoming more conscious about creating healthy meals which satisfy my desire for warmth without making my jeans tighter. This dish is a quick healthy soup

herb crusted whiting recipe

My grandfather loves fishing and one of my enduring childhood memories is going to my grandparent’s house and eating pan fried fresh whiting with a simple breadcrumb coating. Inspired by this, we’ve created a herb crusted whiting recipe which adds a bit of a flavour boost while upping the healthiness