BBQ ideas

Ingredients Meat of choice Corn on the cob Capsicum Large flat mushrooms Onions, thinly sliced Method Corn The best way to cook corn on the cob is to boil them first in water on the stove for 5-10 minutes until the kernels are juicy Add them to the BBQ and keep rotating until all sides…

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…

Steak with peppercorn sauce

Serves: 4 Ingredients Potatoes: 6 potatoes cut into 1cm fries 1/2 bunch of fresh thyme, leaves picked Olive oil Salt & pepper Steak: 4 steak fillets Olive oil Salt and pepper Peppercorn sauce: 200g cream 2 eschalots, thinly sliced 1 garlic clove crushed or finely diced 1/2 bunch of thyme, leaves picked 1 tbsp crushed…

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…

Khao Soi (Chiang Mai noodles)

Ingredients: 250g egg noodles (best to get chinese flat egg noodles if you can’t find these get italian egg noodles e.g. these ones) 4 spring onions roughly chopped 3 garlic cloves 2 fresh red chillies 40g peanut oil 5 tbsps thai red curry paste 500g pork fillet, cut into strips (could also use chicken or…

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…

Teriyaki Salmon and fresh greens

Ingredients: 1 salmon fillet per person per serve 40g soy sauce 20g honey 60g mirin (Japanese wine) 10g fresh ginger grated 10g lime juice Chopped greens (Bok/pak choy works great) Steamed rice Method: Combine 40g soy sauce, 20g honey, 60g mirin, 10g fresh grated ginger and 10g lime juice into the TM bowl and cook…

Easy Thermomix Chilli

Nacho meat 1 brown onion, halved 2 cloves garlic 1 green capsicum, quartered 20 grams olive oil 1 tablespoon ground cumin 2 teaspoons Ground Coriander 2 teaspoons smoked paprika pinch dried chilli flakes 500 grams Beef mince 400g can mixed beans, rinsed, drained 400g can tomatoes diced Guacamole 1 avocado Juice of 1 lime Salt…

Baked piri-piri fish with crushed potatoes

Ingredients 600g small new potatoes 2 red peppers, cut into chunky pieces Olive oil Salt, pepper and dried herbs like thyme for seasoning 4 large fillets of white fish, skinless and boneless Salad leaves Lemon wedges Piri-piri sauce 6 hot pickled Peppadew peppers 1 tsp chilli flakes 2 garlic cloves Juice and zest of 1…