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Rag Pasta with Chorizo “Carbonara” Style

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Rag Pasta with Chorizo “Carbonara” style

This Rag Pasta with Chorizo “Carbonara” style utilises the technique of a true spaghetti carbonara, using eggs and parmesan to […]

Laksa

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Laksa

Laksa is a spicy noodle soup from Malaysia, popular also in the Peranakan cuisines elsewhere in Southeast Asia. Shrimp paste and sambal oelek are available […]

Easy Bouillabaisse

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Easy Bouillabaisse

Easy Bouillabaisse makes this very special French soup or casserole quicker and simpler to make while still delicious.

Serves: 4-6
Preparation time: 5 minutes plus 10 […]

Easy Cassoulet

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Easy Cassoulet

This Easy Cassoulet recipe is based on a French classic, which when done fully can be intimidating and time-consuming – so here is my […]

Basque Chicken

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Basque Chicken

The Basque region is both French and Spanish. This is more Spanish. Rice can be used in place of potato. I love using chicken […]

Chicken Kofta

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Chicken Kofta

These light chicken balls or chicken Kofta  are a real winner as finger food, entree or main. Delicious alone as finger food, they are […]

Moroccan Lamb Shanks with Quinces

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Moroccan Lamb Shanks with Quinces

Moroccan Lamb Shanks with Quinces requires only a little preparation and then no supervision. Put it in the oven overnight or […]

Wild Mushroom Pasta

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Wild Mushroom Pasta

Wild Mushroom Pasta is a basic recipe for a mushroom ragout that can be served in a little pot or ramekin with crusty […]

Prawns Poached in Lemon Grass Broth

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Prawns  in Lemon Grass Broth

Prawns in Lemon Grass Broth is based on a recipe presented many years ago at  Brisbane Masterclass, an annual weekend gourmet […]

Easy San Choy Bau

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Easy San Choy Bau

San Choy Bau is a long time favourite in my household. My kids called it “Chinese hamburger” when they were growing up. […]