Perfectly cooked broccolini

Ingredients: 1 bunch of broccolini Olive oil Salt and pepper Method Boil a kettle of water to 100°C Cut the ends off the broccolini stalks Place the broccolini in a heat-safe bowl (ideally with a lid) Cover broccolini with boiled water for 5 minutes Drain the water and return to the bowl Top with olive…

Chicken and mushroom pie

Serves: 4 Ingredients: 1 large sheet of puff pastry Olive oil 600g chicken breast, cut into 2cm cubes 2 large spring onions, diced 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg 2 bay leaves Small bunch of fresh thyme, roughly chopped 200g sliced mushrooms 1 heaped tbsp creme fraiche 1 heaped tsp plain flour 1 heaped tsp dijon mustard 300ml…

Chimichurri steak

Ingredients Steak, seasoned with salt and pepper 1 garlic clove 1 tbsp red wine vinegar Juice of half a lemon 1 punch of flat leaf parsley 3 tbsps olive oil Salt 1/2 tsp chilli flakes Method Heat a pan to medium / high heat and grill the steak until cooked to desired level While the…

Coconut prawns with mango mayo

Ingredients 1 ripe mango Zest and juice of 1 lime 1 cup whole egg mayo Chilli flakes 1 cup coconut flour 1 tsp coconut sugar 2 tbsp coconut cream 1 egg 2 cups panko breadcrumbs 2 cups shredded coconut 500g raw peeled prawns Cooking oil e.g. sunflower oil Method Add 1 mango, zest and juice…

Pizza Chicken

Ingredients: 125g fresh mozzarella 50g pizza sauce 50g parmesan cheese Small bunch of fresh basil Tasty cheese 4 chicken breasts Method: Preheat oven to 180°C Add 125g fresh mozzarella, 50g pizza sauce, 50g parmesan cheese and a small bunch of basil to the Thermomix bowl and mix for 30 seconds, speed 7 Cut deep slits…

Oat flour pancakes

Ingredients (serves 2): 1/2 cup oats 2 ripe banana (or 1/2 cup of milk for plain pancakes) 2 eggs 1 tsp vanilla Pinch of salt Butter Nut butter Fruit e.g. blueberries or banana Maple syrup Method: Add 1/2 cup of oats to the thermomix bowl and mill for 10 sec / speed 10 Add 2…

Thai Beef Salad with Peanut Dressing

Ingredients Beef marinade: 20g peanut oil 1 tsp dried chilli flakes 1 tsp miso paste 20g fish sauce 500g beef (sirloin steaks work well) Peanut dressing: 1cm piece of ginger 1 fresh red chilli 50g peanut butter 20g soy sauce 50g rice wine vinegar 20g honey Salad: 2 carrots cut into match sticks 1 cucumber…

Salmon with ginger and spiced cashews

Ingredients: 1 red chilli 3cm piece of ginger 1 garlic clove 1 spring onion Small handful of coriander 1 tbsp lemon juice 2 tsp honey 1 tbsp soy sauce 2 tbsp olive oil 1/4 tsp ground black pepper 2 tsp chinese five spice 120g raw cashew nuts Pinch of salt Salmon fillets (1 per person…

Indian Spiced Chicken Thigh

A fair number of recipes I end up modifying just for our personal tastes and cooking style, also modifying them to utilise our Thermomix. However this Jamie Oliver recipe is so good, I would probably cook it again as per the original recipe except for the spices as I couldn’t find curry leaves and mustard…

Lamb meatballs in a sweet tomato sauce

Ingredients 500g minced lamb Dried thyme Small handful of finely chopped parsley 2 tablespoons of grated parmesan cheese Salt and pepper 1 onion, finely chopped 2 cloves of garlic, crushed Olive oil for frying 1 tin of tomatoes 1 tablespoon of tomato puree 1 tablespoon of vegetables stock paste 1 carrot, grated (adds extra hidden…