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Pumpkin Fritters

December 5, 2016

Ingredients 

  • 225 gm pumpkin, coarsely grated
  • 225 gm (1½ cups) plain flour
  • 1 tsp dried yeast
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • ½ tsp white sugar
  • 150 ml milk
  • 1 egg, lightly
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Christmas appetizers

December 1, 2016

Cauliflower, potato, fennel and chilli cheese croquettes

Ingredients

  • 2 baking potatoes
  • 175g of cauliflower florets
  • 100g of mature cheddar, cut into cubes
  • 2 tsp fennel seeds
  • 1 tsp cumin seeds
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Thanksgiving dessert

November 23, 2016

PEAR & CRANBERRY CAKE

Ingredients 

For the Poached Pears:

  • 3 fresh pears
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 cinnamon sticks

Instructions 

  1. Place 1 cup sugar and 4 cups water with the cinnamon
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Roast turkey

November 22, 2016

Start a day ahead to brine the turkey 

Ingredients 

  • 1 turkey (4kg-4.5kg)
  • 800 gm salt
  • 200 gm unsalted butter, at room temperature
  • 3 onions, sliced
  • 2 carrots, sliced
  • 3 leeks,
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Thanksgiving series -2

November 21, 2016

Thyme and Champagne-Roasted Parsnips

Ingredients 

  • 2kg parsnips, peeled, quartered and cut into 8cm lengths
  • ½ cup (90G) brown sugar
  • 16 sprigs lemon thyme, plus extra to serve
  • 2 cups (500ml)
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Grilled curry fish

November 18, 2016

Ingredients 

  • 6 kaffir lime leaves, finely sliced
  • 5 coriander roots, trimmed and scraped
  • 3 lemongrass stalks, white part only, finely chopped
  • 3 garlic cloves, coarsely chopped
  • 2 small red chillies,
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