Roast Chicken

As a child we always had a “Sunday Roast”. When I moved to the UK it became obvious this was a tradition inherited from our British forbearers. In my home we roasted beef and lamb but roast chicken was my favourite. Roast Chicken Steven Thomas Print Recipe Ingredients  Ingredients for Roast Chicken1 x 1.5 kg chickenStuffing ...

Chicken Niblets (Wings)

Very yum. Party snack, or serve with rice tossed with fried mushrooms. I even made a Kosher version for Pesach lunch. Chicken Niblets (Wings) A tasty party snack or serve as a main with rice tossed with fried mushrooms. Print Recipe Ingredients  16 chicken wings125 g butter75- 100 mls soy sauce original said 20 teaspoons!!1 small ...

Spicy Pickled Onions

I grew up on pickled onions. I could, as a child, eat a whole jar in one sitting. It helped that my mum made bottles and bottles of them every year. This recipe came from Jane Bray. It is a bit different from my mums, have a hint of chilli. Makes it quite sharp.  Spicy ...

Mustard and Cheese Pita Bread Starter

Trevor Bryon and Wendy Evans knocked up a batch of these one day. Very tasty.  Mustard and Cheese Pita Bread Starter Trevor Byron Yum. Simple, but don’t eat them every day for a week like we did. Print Recipe Ingredients  Whole grain mustard sauceMelted butterPita breadGrated ParmesanOlives in rounds Instructions Mix mustard and butterSpread mustard butter inside ...

Hummus bi Tahina

Having lived in Australia for a few years I got used to having Hummus readily available. On my return to New Zealand I found I couldn’t buy it. So I made my own. I like some Tahina in the mix and I got sick of desperately searching for a Tahina recipe every time I wanted ...