Pasta and Rice

Penne Pasta with Italian Sausage, Peas and Pecorino Cheese

Penne Pasta with Italian Sausage, Peas and Pecorino Cheese

Servings 4Ready In: 30minsGood For: Lunch or DinnerIngredients 550g dry penne pasta (or use another type) 3 Italian sausages (pork and fennel flavour) 1 onion-very finely chopped 2 cloves garlic 350g frozen baby peas 40ml olive oil 1 tsp sugar 1/2tsp salt 30g butter...

Fresh Pasta

Fresh Pasta

Makes 900gReady In: 5minsGood For: Any pasta dishIngredients 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 strong flour when making...

Baked Vegetable Lasagne

Baked Vegetable Lasagne

Servings 10Ready In: 1hour 30minsGood For: Lunch or DinnerIngredients 1 recipe mornay sauce- see recipes 1 recipe tomato sauce-see recipes 2 zucchini- sliced into 1/2 cm 1 lrg kumara- sliced into 1cm pieces 2 carrots-sliced into 1/2 cm pieces 2 tomatoes-sliced 3 cups...

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...

Rice Pilaf with Apricots and Cashew Nuts

Rice Pilaf with Apricots and Cashew Nuts

Servings 6Ready In: 30minsGood For: Salad, Side or MainIngredients 400g long grain rice 1 onion- thinly sliced 40g butter 50g dried apricots-sliced 45g cashew nuts- roasted, roughly chopped 1 carrot-grated 1tsp salt 2tsp chicken stock powder 2tsp turmeric 3 bay leaves...

Fresh Pasta with Bacon and Egg

Fresh Pasta with Bacon and Egg

Servings 4Ready In: 50minsGood For: Lunch or DinnerIngredients 250g strong flour 15ml olive oil- for pasta 25ml cold water 4g salt 2 eggs 1 large onion- sliced 4 eggs-beaten 120g smoked streaky bacon- diced 60g cream cheese 30g freshly grated parmesan 30ml olive oil 1...

Gyoza Dumplings with Pork and Cabbage

Gyoza Dumplings with Pork and Cabbage

Makes 60 dumplingsReady In:  60 mins plus           2 hr salting periodGood For: Lunch or Dinner Ingredients 60 large dumpling wrappers 1/2 medium-sized cabbage 4tsp salt 450g pork mince 3 cloves garlic- chopped fine 1 chilli- chopped fine 1 egg yolk 1 1/2 tsp sesame...