Jamie Oliver’s Chicken in Milk

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So as you all know, chicken plays a prominent role in our household. While I have finally learnt to love fish, it is less accessible in our neighborhood than chicken, so we find ourselves with the bird more often than not. Sunday Roast is something that I’ve never been able to get fully on board…

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Roasted Chicken Maryland w/ Fennel, Dukkah & Pearl Barley Risotto

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So, if you haven’t noticed – WE. COOK. A. LOT. OF. CHICKEN!  Being limited in choice with old Priya floating around the house means I’ve gotta think up new and wonderful ways to make chicken exciting. This dish, leveraging off that delicious nutty, seedy, spicy blend – Dukkah, is both tasty and simple to make….

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Chilli & Ginger Glazed Chicken w/ Vegetables- featuring Roza’s Gourmet Sauces!

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Earlier this week, we were lucky enough to receive some sauces from Roza’s Gourmet Sauces- a family-owned company based in Brisbane that makes all-natural, gluten-free delights. Anyone who knows me knows that I am a lover of all things saucy- dips, marinades…the list goes on. So I was delighted when Roza’s gave us their Chilli Ginger…

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400 Gradi, Brunswick

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In April, 400 Gradi exploded onto the food scene after taking home the top prize at the Pizza World Championship, held in Italy. Everyone in Melbourne was flocking to try and get a bite of the world’s best pizza, and one Wednesday evening Alex and I were lucky enough to get seats at the bar…

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Harissa Spiced Freekeh with Honey Roasted Vegetables

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Late last year, I discovered a lovely grain that is now being hailed as a leader in 2014’s round of new ‘superfoods’- freekeh. Freekeh is a grain slightly similar to barley, but it can be a bit fiddly to cook with- the first time we used it we were a little freaked out by the…

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Zucchini Noodles with Spicy Peanut Sauce

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Greetings! Sorry for the lag in posts- we just got back from a wonderful week in Bali- keep an eye out for lots of new restaurants reviews in the coming weeks from our adventures there! In the meantime, here is a recipe for the first ever raw recipe to grace our website! I’ve been intrigued…

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Sweetcorn Soup with Kale & Ginger

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Last month I discovered a lovely corn soup recipe on 101 Cookbooks, and made it earlier this week for the second time; however this time I added quite a few tweaks to make it slightly reminiscent of Chinese sweetcorn soup, a dish I enjoyed as a child. For this soup, you will need the following: 6 cups…

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Tacos de Pescado – Grilled Fish Tacos

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My favourite tradition whilst living in Los Angeles was Friday night Mexican food and margaritas…mmmm I could definitely go for some El Flamin’ Taco goodness right now.  But sadly being back in Aus (although Mexican food is exploding here) I cannot get my El Flamin’ al pastor tacos, and thus have to resort to fending…

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Crispy Skinned Duck w/ Chinese Pancakes

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Having never cooked duck before, I thought I’d give this simple roast duck recipe a shot.  Although I don’t think I’ll be roasting one of these fatty beasts again any time soon (too much bone and not enough meat), it’s definitely worth a try. In future I would buy leg and breast pieces and bake…

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