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 chicken

Ingredients 2 chicken breasts seasoned with salt, pepper and paprika 1 punch of flat leaf parsley 1 garlic clove 1/2 tsp chilli flakes 2 tbsps red wine vinegar 3 tbsps olive oil Juice of half a lemon Salt Method Heat a grill or pan to medium / high heat and grill chicken breasts until cooked…

Vegan Nachos

Ingredients: 1 cup quinoa 3 potatoes 1 white onion Salt 1 red capsicum 1 teaspoon garlic powder 2 tablespoons salsa 1/2 cup nutritional yeast Corn chips Avocado Spring onion 1 fresh tomato diced Lime Method Preheat oven to 180°C Cook 1 cup of quinoa as per packet instructions and set aside to dry out Roughly…

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…

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…

Homemade Chicken Parmigiana

It’s surprisingly easy to make breaded chicken (or schnitzel) from scratch with some old stale bread and chicken breast. Add sauce and cheese to the top and you have an easy chicken parmigiana! Here’s my recipe: Ingredients 3 to 4 slices of stale sourdough bread (or lightly toasted fresh bread), crusts removed Dried oregano Salt and…

Pearl barley minestrone soup

Here is the original recipe. Our version is very similar except for a few extra vegetables and crispy bacon. Ingredients 2 carrots 2 celery stick 2 zucchini 1 large garlic clove 1 handful basil 4 bacon rashers (shortcut) optional 2 spring onions sliced 1 tin borlotti beans rinsed and drained 1 tin tomatoes (400g) 700g…

Oven baked lamb chops with tzatziki

Click here for the original tzatziki recipe. Ingredients Chops 8 large lamb chops Dried rosemary Salt to taste Tzatziki 1 garlic clove Half a lemon 1 small lebanese cucumber or 15cm of a telegraph cucumber, grated 130g pouch of Greek Yoghurt (e.g. this one) 1 tablespoon olive oil Pinch salt Sides Salad ingredients – lettuce,…