Quick Beef Massaman Curry

Ingredients: 300g potatoes diced 1 tsp salt 1 tbsp peanut oil 50g roasted unsalted peanuts 1 brown onion peeled and quartered 100g thai massaman curry paste (Ayam is great) 800g beef rump steak diced 250g coconut cream 20g honey 30g fish sauce 25g tamarind paste 1 tsp stock paste (beef or vegetable is fine) 1…

Easy Thermomix Chilli

Ingredients 1 brown onion, halved 2 cloves garlic 1 red 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 and…

Shakshuka

Ingredients 1 teaspoon paprika, smoked or sweet 1 teaspoon caraway seeds, crushed 1 teaspoon cumin seeds, crushed 1/2 teaspoon turmeric 3 Garlic cloves, peeled (whole) 1 medium onion, peeled & halved 30g olive oil 500 g ripe tomatoes, diced 30g tomato paste 10 g honey 1 teaspoon cider vinegar 1 tin of borlotti beans, drained…

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…

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…

Sausages and mash

Mash 600g diced sweet potato 30g butter 30g milk Garlic granules Salt and pepper Method Add 500g water to mixer bowl and put sweet potato into simmering basket. Insert into mixer bowl and cook for 17 min/steaming temperature/speed 2/MC on When sweet potato is done, remove from mixer bowl and set aside. Drain water. Add 30g butter to…

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…

Roast pork and vegetables with caramelised apple sauce

Click here for the original recipe. Ingredients 500g apples, unpeeled, quartered 20g honey 10g fresh lemon juice 900g pork belly, scored with 1 inch lines 1 tbsp salt and a little olive oil for rind 700g mixed root vegetables (like sweet potato, parsnip, carrot), cubed Dried or fresh herbs and spices to sprinkle over the…