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…

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…

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…

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…