Leftover Roast Shepherds Pie

Leftover Roast Shepherds Pie

Leftover Roast Shepherds Pie LEFTOVER ROAST SHEPHERDS PIE  There is nothing more delicious than a succulent roast... be it lamb or beef or pork or chicken... but what to do with the leftovers, when there isn't quite enough for another roast dinner. Let's put it into a...

Slow Cooker Beef & Cheese Pasta

Slow Cooker Beef & Cheese Pasta

Slow Cooker Beef & Cheese Pasta SLOW COOKER BEEF & CHEESE PASTA Here is a really simple meal to throw together that’s family friendly too.  It’s got mince and pasta and tomato sauce, cheese and spinach.  Usually I’d make this meat sauce first and then mix in...

Orange Braised Beef Cheeks

Orange Braised Beef Cheeks

Orange Braised Beef Cheeks ORANGE BRAISED BEEF CHEEKS After our family trip to chilly Stanthorpe, I had the need for something warm and comforting and I wanted to use some juicy, fresh, in-season produce... like oranges! What a better pairing than beef cheeks and...

Greek Beef Stifado (Stew)

Greek Beef Stifado (Stew)

GREEK BEEF STIFADO (STEW) Have you ever wondered how some stews have this melt in the mouth texture while others taste like chewing rubber? It’s all about choosing the right cut and cooking it the right way. For a Greek beef stifado (stew), you need to choose large...

Osso Bucco – Italian Comfort Food at it’s best!  (Low FODMAP)

Osso Bucco – Italian Comfort Food at it’s best! (Low FODMAP)

SLOW COOKER BEEF OSSO BUCCO - ITALIAN COMFORT FOOD AT IT’S BEST!  (LOW FODMAP OPTIONS) Beef Osso Bucco.... my mouth just starts to water at the name!  This is another recipe my mum used to make a lot when I was a child and it is still something I love to eat to this...

Beef, Mushroom, Potato & Bacon Casserole

Beef, Mushroom, Potato & Bacon Casserole

Zinc... why it’s important & what foods are high in zinc? Zinc... it’s a bit of a buzz word at the moment as the temperatures drop a little and we are all trying to boost our immune system. Did you know that a healthy amount of zinc in your diet has been linked to...

BBQ Beef Short Ribs

BBQ Beef Short Ribs

Now you all know I love my slow cooker... what you need to know is that it can be your best friend in Summer just as much as in Winter! Why?? Because the slow cooker doesn’t heat up the whole kitchen/house like the oven does... and you don’t have to worry about the...