Spinach & Ricotta Puffs

A cute twist on traditional cheese and spinach pockets! The beauty of these is that you get so much more out of just one sheet of puff pastry because there’s a higher filling to pastry ratio!

Cheese & Ricotta Puffs - a cute twist on the usual pockets, made in a muffin tin!

I am addicted to cheese and spinach triangles. … 

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Singapore Noodles - fast and easy to make, use whatever meat and veg you have on hand!

Singapore Noodles

I’ve been meaning to share this recipe with you for AGES! This is one of the most popular takeout noodles here in Australia. It’s fast to make and is perfect for tossing in bits and… 

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Magic Custard Cake - one simple batter transforms into a 3 layered cake!

Magic 3 Layer Custard Cake

A fudgey base. Soft custard center. Topped with fluffy sponge. Made with one simple batter. It’s like….MAGIC! If you love vanilla sponge cakes and custard, you are going to be as obsessed with this cake… 

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Char Siu (Chinese BBQ Pork) - so easy to make at home in the oven, and you can get all the ingredients at the supermarket!

Chinese Barbecue Pork | Char Siu

You know the sticky, crimson red pork hanging from hooks in the window of Chinese barbecue shops? You will be shocked how easy is it to make at home. And I bet you already… 

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Truly Golden and Crunchy Baked Breaded Chicken Tenders (Crumbed) - how to make breaded / crumbed chicken in the oven that come out evenly golden and with out getting your fingers caked with batter and breadcrumbs.

Truly Golden Crunchy Baked Chicken Tenders (Minimum Mess)

This is how to make baked crumbed (breaded) chicken that comes out TRULY golden and TRULY crunchy with only 1 tablespoon of oil. And minimum mess – no fingers caked with batter and breadcrumbs! There… 

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Cuban Pork Sandwich (Cubanos) from Chef Movie

This is the Cuban Pork Cubanos sandwich from the Chef movie, including homemade Mojo Marinated Pork. Did you know that the food for the movie was created by none other than LA Korean-fusion food truck original… 

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Cheese Bacon Strata Cake (Savoury Bread Pudding / Bread Bake) - made with just bread, eggs, milk, cheese and bacon. Great make ahead for feeding a crowd!

Cheese and Bacon Breakfast Strata Cake (Bread Bake)

Strata, breakfast casserole, savoury french toast bake or bread pudding. It doesn’t matter what you call this, it’s totally delish, it’s something a little different and requires just FIVE ingredients – bacon, eggs, cheese,… 

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One Pot Creamy Tomato Chicken Pasta Bake - irresistibly creamy but made with NO cream. All made in one pot, even the pasta!

One Pot Creamy Tomato Chicken Pasta Bake (no cream)

A chicken pasta bake with plenty of thick, creamy tomato sauce….made with NO CREAM….all in ONE POT! Even the pasta is cooked right in the pan with the sauce! My mother makes an incredible Japanese pasta… 

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Cuban Mojo Marinated Pork - the actual recipe from the "Chef" movie, created by Roy Choi. Easy to make, incredible flavour, virtually foolproof.

Juicy Cuban Mojo Pork Roast (Chef Movie recipe)

This is THE Mojo Marinated Pork from the 2014 movie “Chef”, created especially for the movie by LA Korean-fusion food truck original and rockstar chef Roy Choi. Easy to make, the pork is juicy and… 

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Bite Size Shrimp Tacos (Prawn) - the mini taco shells are made by draping cut tortilla rounds on the oven rack wires!! Filled with shrimp and a spicy adobo sauce.

One Bite Shrimp Tacos (Prawn) + win 1 of 4 CASES of Turkey Flat Wine! ($1,400 value!)

This post combines two of my greatest loves – tacos and wine. You’ve got to check out how to make these mini taco shells in the oven – it’s sooo cool! (No fancy moulds… 

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Roasted Cauliflower Almond Sauce - an easy chef recipe, signature dish from one of Sydney's top restaurants.

Ester Restaurant Cauliflower with Almond Sauce (Easy Chef Recipe)

This is the signature dish from Ester Restaurant which is one of Sydney’s trendiest restaurants. It’s not like me to order a head of cauliflower at a restaurant but I’m so glad I did because it was sensational!… 

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Chinese Beef and Broccoli Stir Fry - a recipe from a Chinese restaurant! Extra saucy, easy to make and you can get all the ingredients from the supermarket.

Chinese Beef and Broccoli (Extra Saucy Takeout Style)

This is a restaurant recipe for Beef and Broccoli stir fry which is extra saucy, just how I like it! It’s super fast to make and you can get all the ingredients from the… 

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French Toast Bites - these taste like mini cinnamon sugar doughnuts!

Cinnamon French Toast Bites

These are so much fun to make! You kind of “sauté” them, as though you are stir frying! And it goes without saying that they’re fun to EAT too. Those of you who have been following… 

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Makeover Leftover Pasta - turn them into these incredible fritters with just eggs, breadcrumbs and a bit of cheese! Can be made with any leftover pasta.

Leftover Pasta Fritters

Sensational Leftover Makeover with just 4 ingredients….I wish I could hand deliver freshly made ones to you so you can see how good they are! These can be made with any type of leftover pasta. Is it… 

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Jamaican Jerk Chicken Drumsticks and Caribbean Rice with Red Beans - the strong, spicy flavours of this chicken is the best from the Caribbean! Easy to make with everyday ingredients.

Jamaican Jerk Chicken Drumsticks with Caribbean Rice with Beans

Big, big, BIG flavours. Spicy. Punchy. Salty. Sweet. ♥ I can’t transport you to the Caribbean. But I can give you a taste of the tropics in your own home! Happy days!  One of the best nights… 

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Brownie Cookie Sandwich with Peanut butter Frosting - fudgy, moist cookies that taste just like brownies filled with a fluffy peanut butter frosting.

Brownie Cookie Sandwich with Peanut Butter Frosting

I can say with absolute confidence that this is the most indulgent cookie I have ever had in my life. And boy am I glad that it came out of my kitchen. Imagine if I… 

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Thai Chicken Salad Wonton Cups - wonton wrappers make great party food! These are filled with a fresh, zingy Thai chicken salad.

Thai Chicken Salad Wonton Cups

Party food that travels well and can be prepared ahead! Wonton wrappers are my shortcut party food tip. They are the perfect size to mould into muffin tins to bake into cups, then you… 

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