Sweet Pastry

Sweet Pastry

Makes 950g (suitable for 2 lrg tarts) Ready In: 10mins Good For: Tarts, pies, flans, petit fours Ingredients 450g flour (not premium or strong) 300g cold butter 160g icing sugar- sifted 1egg- beaten pinch salt Step by Step Instructions Step 1 I find using a blender or...
Succotash

Succotash

Servings 6 Ready In: 12 mins Good For: Salads, as relish or a filling Ingredients 1 lrg corn on the cob 1 small chilli- chopped 1 tomato-chopped 1/2 capsicum-chopped into small dice 1/2 tsp mustard seed 2 spring onion-sliced 30ml olive oil 30g butter 100g cooked chick...
Fresh Pasta

Fresh Pasta

Makes 900g Ready In: 5mins Good For: Any pasta dish Ingredients 500g strong flour or tipo ’00’ flour 120g fine semolina 4 eggs- beaten 30ml olive oil 50ml cold water 8g salt flour for rolling Step by Step Instructions Step 1 It’s essential to use...
Cheese Sauce

Cheese Sauce

Makes 1 litre Ready In: 30mins Good For: Pasta, vegetables, bases Ingredients 1 shallot or onion-chopped 2 cloves garlic 90g butter 90g flour 1.1lit milk 1/2 tsp English mustard 100g cheese-grated salt and pepper to taste Step by Step Instructions Step 1 Heat a medium...