Smokey Coffee Rub

Smokey Coffee Rub

Smokey Coffee Rub Nothing beats a good steak. It really is one of my favourite things to eat. I usually opt for minimal seasoning on steak, just some salt and pepper and if I’m feeling really extravagant, some butter. Usually, with a good cut of grass fed meat, that’s...

Hobo Foil Packets

Hobo Foil Packets

Hobo Foil Packets Hobo Foil Packets are a handy little way of cooking not only when you go away camping, but also for at home.  You place a portion of meat & vegetables together and double wrap them in kitchen foil.  You can have marinated meat, sausages, or even...

Osso Bucco – Asian Style

Osso Bucco – Asian Style

Asian Style Osso Bucco Traditionally when you think of Osso Bucco you think of Italian Cuisine.  You think of rich tomato sauce and garlic and pasta, right?  Well this time we are taking this fabulous cut of meat, which still has the bone in it, and putting an Asian...

Potato Gem Nachos

Potato Gem Nachos

POTATO GEM NACHOS Doesn’t even just the sound of this dish make your mouth water???  This is a fabulous dish for a Friday night, to watch the Footy Finals, or for any day that ends in Y for that matter! You’ve got the delicious crunch from your potato gems, the gooey...

Korean Beef Bulgogi

Korean Beef Bulgogi

KOREAN BEEF BULGOGI This is a dish we have made at our shop right from the start... it is sooooo delicious and easy and did I mention delicious! The key here is to slice the meat as thin as possible (or ask your butcher for Stirfry Beef). If you’re going to slice it...

10 Minute Asian Stir Fry

10 Minute Asian Stir Fry

10 MINUTE ASIAN STIR FRY Being in the middle of moving house isn’t fun when trying to feed the family as well.. the good new is I found my wok and I have some frozen vegetables stashed away in the freezer and some packets of noodles in the pantry so we have an super...

SLOW COOKED MALAYSIAN BEEF LAKSA

SLOW COOKED MALAYSIAN BEEF LAKSA

SLOW COOKED MALAYSIAN BEEF LAKSA This dish is super easy to throw together into the slow cooker and have it ready for dinner when you get home. It’s tasty and nutritious and its customisable to suit those who love a bit of chilli and those who like it mild!  We put...

SPICY BLACK BEAN AND SMOKED PAPRIKA BRAISED CHUCK

SPICY BLACK BEAN AND SMOKED PAPRIKA BRAISED CHUCK

SPICY BLACK BEAN & SMOKED PAPRIKA BRAISED CHUCK We just adore Mexican Food at our house... To be honest I think it’s my favourite cuisine! Now normally you see chuck steak used in many slow cooking recipes for stews, casseroles and pies etc... but I love the idea...

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...