Meat

Buttermilk Fried Chicken with Sweetcorn, Spinach & Tomato

Buttermilk Fried Chicken with Sweetcorn, Spinach & Tomato

Servings 3Ready In: 40minsGood For: Lunch or DinnerIngredients 650g chicken thigh (on the bone) 1/2 tsp garlic salt 1 tsp paprika pinch mixed spice pinch dried chilli 300ml buttermilk 150g corn flour Vegetable oil for frying 1 onion-sliced 1 clove garlic-sliced pinch...

Austrian ‘Reisfleisch’ – Rice and Beans with Pork Belly

Austrian ‘Reisfleisch’ – Rice and Beans with Pork Belly

Servings 4Ready In: 30mins (with pressure cooker) OR 1hr 10minsGood For: Lunch or DinnerIngredients 450g pork belly slices- with bone 300g onions-sliced 100g chick peas 2tsp tomato paste 1/2 tsp caraway seeds 1/2 tsp allspice 3 cloves 1 stick rosemary 1 1/2 tsp smoked...

Massaman Curry

Massaman Curry

Servings 6Ready In: 1hour 30minsGood For: Lunch or DinnerIngredients 1.2kg beef or lamb (on the bone) 1 shallot 5 cloves garlic 3cm piece fresh ginger 100ml water 1 red chilli 3 whole cloves 1/2 tsp cumin seed pinch nutmeg 1/2 tsp coriander seeds 4 cardamom pods 1/4...

Chicken Curry

Chicken Curry

Servings 4Ready In: 1 hourGood For: Lunch or DinnerIngredients 600g chicken- on the bone 1/2tsp turmeric 5 cloves garlic- smashed 3tsp curry powder-of your choice 1/2 tsp dried chilli- I would add more if want spicy 1tsp fennel seeds 1tsp cumin seeds 1/2tsp rock salt...

Marinated Chicken with Mushroom, Spinach and Herb Cream Sauce

Marinated Chicken with Mushroom, Spinach and Herb Cream Sauce

Servings 4-5Ready In: 45minsGood For: Lunch or DinnerIngredients 1.1kg chicken drum sticks 2tsp veg oil 1tsp dried rosemary 1tsp garlic salt 1tsp Italian herbs 1tsp allspice-crushed 500g agria potatoes- cut into 3-4 cm pieces 70g spinach 150g mushrooms-thickly sliced ...

Fried Pork Schnitzel with Pasta Primavera

Fried Pork Schnitzel with Pasta Primavera

Servings 4Ready In: 30mins                plus 30mins restGood For: Lunch or DinnerIngredients 250g strong flour 15ml olive oil 25ml cold water 4g salt 2 eggs 4 x 130-150g pork steaks or medallions 40g flour 1 egg and 70ml milk- whisked together 70g dry breadcrumbs...

Pork 2 Ways- BBQ’d and Braised

Pork 2 Ways- BBQ’d and Braised

Servings 4Ready In: 2hrs Good For: Lunch, Dinner, PicnicIngredients 4 x 180g pieces pork belly- with bone and rind 2 tsp blackened seasoning (see my recipe for blackened seasoning) 3 carrots- chopped 1 onion- chopped 2 cloves garlic- coarsely chopped 3tsp tomato puree...

Sri Lankan Chicken 2 Ways- BBQ’d & Curry

Sri Lankan Chicken 2 Ways- BBQ’d & Curry

Servings 6Ready In: 1 hourGood For: Lunch or DinnerIngredients 3kg chicken thigh: on bone, cut in half 3tsp toasted Sri Lankan curry powder 2tsp fenugreek 1tsp dried ?  1tsp sweet spice 1 lemon - sliced 1tsp cumin seeds 1tsp crushed black pepper 2 onions -grated 4...

Curried Lamb with Soured Plum

Curried Lamb with Soured Plum

Servings 6Ready In: 90min (45min in pressure cooker)Good For: Lunch or DinnerIngredients 700g lamb shoulder- cut into large pieces on the bone 3tsp tomato puree 2 tsp reduced tomato sauce-(optional) make a marinara sauce and reduce till thick 4 cloves garlic 2tsp...

My Sunday Chicken Roast

My Sunday Chicken Roast

Servings 6Ready In: 1 hour 20 minGood For: Main Dish Ingredients2 x 1kg small roaster chickens 50g melted herbed butter (40g butter, 1/2 lemon, 1/2 chopped shallot, pinch pepper, splash tabasco, 1tsp chopped capers- mix at room temperature) 1 lemon and 1 onion- cut in...