Oven Chips

Oven Chips Points per Serve | 2 Servings | 2 Preparation Time | 10 min Cooking Time | 50 min Level of Difficulty | Easy salads and side dishes | Enjoy guilt-free indulgence with this satisfying recipe. You can also substitute sweet potatoes for an extra twist with added...

Banana Chips

Banana Chips A quick and yummy snack, but be warned – you won’t be able to stop eating them! 4 bananas 1. Peel and thinly slice bananas. 2. Bake in a hot oven (250°C) for 15 to 20 minutes or until crisp. Submitted by...

Crisp Tortilla Chips With Guacamole

Crisp Tortilla Chips With Guacamole 5 x 20cm tortillas vegetable oil for deep-frying 2 teaspoons ground oregano 2 teaspoons ground cumin 1 teaspoon ground coriander 2 teaspoons ground sweet paprika 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper Guacamole 3 small (600g) avocados 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 1/2 tablespoons lime juice 1/4...

Easy Chocolate Fudge Cake

Photo by Julie O’Malley   Easy Chocolate Fudge Cake 8.5 oz / 240g dark cooking chocolate, preferably 70% cocoa, broken into pieces 1 3/4 cup / 385g caster sugar (can use normal sugar) 9 oz / 250g / 2 sticks unsalted butter 1 1/4 cups / 312 ml milk...

Orange Chocolate Chip Muffins

Orange Chocolate Chip Muffins 1 unpeeled orange, cut up 1/3 cup orange juice 1 egg 1/2 cup butter or margarine 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1 3/4 cups plain flour 3/4 cup sugar 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1-1 1/2 cups chocolate chips (optional) 1. Cut washed orange...

Apricot Chocolate Chip Cake

Photo by Julie O’Malley Apricot Chocolate Chip Cake 1 cup chopped dried apricots 1 cup apricot nectar 125g butter/margarine 2/3 cup raw sugar 2 eggs, separated 1 1/2 cups coconut 1 1/2 cups SR flour 1/2 cup chocolate chips 1. Grease deep 20cm round cake pan. Line base and...

Peabody’s Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake

Photo by Mem This Recipe is Adapted from Culinary Concoctions by Peabody. I have changed a few things to how I made it. Please visit Peabody’s page for her recipe. Peabody’s Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake 1 1/4 cups chocolate chip cookie crumbs (I used 400g The Decadent Chocolate...

Seven Layer Slice

Seven Layer Slice Serves: 10 125g melted butter 1 cup (125g) sweet biscuit crumbs 1 cup (125g) chocolate chips 1 cup (125g) butterscotch chips (or white chocolate chips) 1 cup (90g) desiccated coconut 1 tin (395g) sweetened condensed milk 1 cup (125g) chopped walnuts 1. Preheat oven to 165...

White Choc Macadamia Cookies

Photo by Sares White Choc Macadamia Cookies Makes approx 24 cookies depending on size. 125g butter 1/2 cup caster sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 egg 1 3/4 cups self raising flour 1 cup white chocolate chips 1/2 cup chopped macadamia nuts 1. Preheat oven...

M&M Chocolate Chip Cookies

Photo by EmmCee M&M Chocolate Chip Cookies Makes about 30 125g unsalted butter 1/2 cup caster sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 1 lightly beaten egg 1 3/4 cup SR Flour 1/2 tsp salt 3/4 cup chocolate chips 3/4 cup M&M’s 1. Preheat oven to 180C...

Chocolate Mousse Shots with Raspberry Ripple Cream

Chocolate Mousse Shots with Raspberry Ripple Cream 1 cup dark chocolate chips 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 x 300ml cartons double thick cream 1 Tablespoon caster sugar 1 cup frozen raspberries, thawed # Combine chocolate chips, egg and vanilla extract together in a food processor. # Heat...

Macadamia Nut Chocolate Chip Blondies

Macadamia Nut Chocolate Chip Blondies 125g (1/2 cup) butter, room temperature 1 cup brown sugar 1 large egg 1 tsp vanilla 1 cup flour 1/8 tsp salt 1 cup macadamia nuts, toasted 1 cup chocolate chips Butter an 8″×8″ pan, line with parchment and butter the parchment. Mix the...

Cinnamon White Chocolate Fudge

Cinnamon White Chocolate Fudge 1 1/2 cups white chocolate chips 1 can sweetened condensed milk 2 Tbsp butter 1 tsp ground cinnamon 1 tsp vanilla Pinch of salt 1. Place chocolate, condensed milk, and butter in a microwave-safe container. 2. Microwave for two minutes, remove, stir, and add cinnamon,...

Brownies in a Jar

Brownies in a Jar 2 1/4 cups sugar 2/3 cups unsweetened cocoa 1/2 cup chopped pecans 1/2 cup chocolate chips 1 1/4 cups flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp salt Pour sugar into a clean one quart (4 cups / 1 Litre) jar with screw-top lid. Press down...

Cook’s Encyclopedia – Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z zabaglione: an Italian custard made with egg yolks and wine or juices, which are beaten vigorously over hot water to form a rich,...

Cook’s Encyclopedia – G

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z g: measurement unit – g (gram) = 1 kg (kilogram). gai larn: also known as kanah, gai lum, Chinese broccoli and Chinese kale....

Cook’s Encyclopedia – C

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z cabernet vinegar: aged red wine vinegar made from the must of cabernet sauvignon grapes. cachous: small, round, cake-decorating sweets available in silver, gold...

White Chocolate and Raspberry Blondie

White Chocolate and Raspberry Blondie 125g butter 200g white choc 3/4 cup cast sugar 2 eggs beaten 3/4 cup plain flour 1/2 cup self-raising flour 100g white choc chips 1/2 cup chopped macadamias 100g raspberries Pre-heat oven to 180 degrees. Line a 9” square or slice tin with baking...

Peppermint Ice Cream

Peppermint Ice Cream 1 chilled can Carnation Evaporated Milk (freeze for up to 3 hours) 1/2 cup Sugar 1 drop Peppermint Essence Green food colouring (use as many drops as needed to get the required colour) Choc Chips Beat the first 4 ingredients together until very stiff. Add Choc...

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies 125g butter 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar, lightly packed 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1 egg 1 3/4 cups self-raising flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 185g chocolate chips Cream together butter, sugars and vanilla. Add lightly beaten egg gradually, beating well after each addition. Mix in sifted...

Strawberry Pizza

Strawberry Pizza For the Sweet Dough: 3 cups plain flour 1 tsp powdered yeast 2 tsp vanilla powder 1/4 Cup caster sugar 2/3 cup yoghurt 2/3 cup warm milk 3 tbsp melted butter For the Filling: 1 cup strawberry jam 1/2 cup sliced roasted almonds 300g fresh strawberries 1/2...

Black-Bottom Cupcakes

Photo by Rebecca Payn Black-Bottom Cupcakes Topping: 250g cream cheese, room temperature 1 egg 1/3 cup caster sugar 1 cup choc chips Cupcakes: 1 1/2 cups plain flour 1 cup caster sugar 1/3 cup cocoa powder 1 tsp bicarb soda 1 tsp salt 1 cup warm water 1 tsp...

Condensed Milk Biscuits

Photo by Mem Condensed Milk Biscuits 500g softened butter 4 Tbsp sugar (optional for the real sweet tooth) 1 can condensed milk 4 cups self-raising flour (sifted) Cream together butter and sugar. Add condensed milk and fold in the flour. Drop onto baking paper (a tablespoon per biscuit) and...

Guacamole

Guacamole Makes 1 1/2 cups 2 ripe avocados, halved, stones removed, peeled 1 small red onion, finely chopped 1 ripe tomato, finely chopped 2 garlic cloves, crushed 1 small fresh red chilli, deseeded, finely chopped 60mls (1/4 cup) fresh lime juice Salt and ground black pepper, to taste 1....

International Glossary

A abiu = luma = caimito = aboi aboi = abiu = luma = caimito all-purpose flour = plain flour arugula = rocket aubergine = eggplant B baby squash = pattypan squash baking soda = bicarbonate of soda besan flour = chickpea flour bicarbonate of soda = baking soda...

Coconut, Chocolate and Banana Mini Muffins

Coconut, Chocolate and Banana Mini Muffins 125g unsalted butter, melted 3/4 cup (165g) caster sugar 3 ripe bananas, roughly chopped 2 eggs 1 tsp vanilla extract 2 cups (300g) self-raising flour, sifted 1 cup (45g) desiccated coconut 1/2 cup (100g) dark chocolate chips Icing sugar, to dust 1. Preheat...

Jaffa Friands

Jaffa Friands 3 egg whites, beaten lightly 100g butter, melted 1/2 cup almond meal 3/4 cup icing sugar 1/4 cup plain flour 1/2 cup dark chocolate chips 2 teaspoons finely grated orange rind Chocolate Sauce: 1 cup dark chocolate chips 1/2 cup (125ml) Dairy Farmers pure cream 1. Preheat...

Gingerbread

Gingerbread Makes 1 large loaf. 150g margarine 3/4 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup treacle 1/2 cup honey 2 eggs 3/4 cup sour cream 1 tsp vanilla extract 2 cups self raising flour 2 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp all spice 1/4 tsp ground nutmeg 1/4 tsp...

Mexican Dip

Mexican Dip 2 cans of refried beans 1 packet of taco seasoning 1 cup of tasty cheese 250g of sour cream 1 bunch of coriander 2 roma tomatoes 1 avocado Scoop out refried beans into a serving dish, making sure to smooth it out so it is layered out...

Avocado Dip

Avocado Dip 2 ripe avocados 1 large tub light sour cream 6 spring onions-finely chopped 1 packet taco seasoning mix 1 big firm tomato-seeds removed grated tasty cheese Mash avocado with fork and spread on a dinner plate size serving dish. Mix sour cream, spring onion and taco seasoning...

Triple Chocolate Brownies

Triple Chocolate Brownies 375g plus 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 340g best-quality bittersweet chocolate 6 eggs 1 3/4 cups superfine sugar 1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract 1 1/2 cups plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup white chocolate buttons, chips, or morsels 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate buttons,...

Raspberry Chocolate Pancakes

Raspberry Chocolate Pancakes 1 cup raspberries (fresh or frozen) 1 egg, beaten 3/4 cup milk 1/2 cup chocolate chips 1/2 cup rice flour 1/2 cup corn flour 1/2 cup tapioca flour 1 tbsp sugar 1 tbsp baking powder 1 tbsp oil 1/2 tsp salt 1. Thoroughly mix rice flour,...

Mini Choc-Chip Hot Cross Buns

Mini Choc-Chip Hot Cross Buns Serving size: Serves 10 or more 150ml milk, warmed 8g sachet dry yeast 1 teaspoon caster sugar 2 cups plain flour 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 50g butter, chopped 1 cup milk chocolate chips 2 tablespoons caster sugar 1 egg Crosses: 2 tablespoons plain flour...

Tollhouse cookies

Tollhouse cookies 125g butter 1/4 cup peanut butter 1 cup brown sugar, firmly packed 1 egg, lightly beaten 3/4 cup plain flour 3/4 cup SR flour 1/2 cup rolled oats 1 cup choc chips 1/2 cup chopped nuts Melt butter and peanut butter on stove until just combined. Allow...

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies 180g butter 1/3 cup sugar 1/2 cup sweetened condensed milk 1 1/2 cups SR Flour 250g packet chocolate chips 1. Beat butter and sugar until creamy. 2. Beat in condensed milk. 3. Add flour, stir until combined. 4. Add choc chips, mix well. 5. Roll teaspoonfuls...

Chocolate Truffles

Chocolate Truffles 3/4 cup sweetened condensed milk 1 cup walnuts, chopped 12 oz. chocolate chips 1 teaspoon vanilla essence 1 block quality chocolate Melt chocolate. Add all the other ingredients. Mix and cool in refrigerator for 10 minutes. Roll into balls. Then roll in toppings of your choice. Topping...

Wok Tossed Coriander and Basil Squid

Wok Tossed Coriander and Basil Squid 500-700 g fresh squid 1/2 cup cornflour, seasoned with salt and pepper 1/2 cup chopped fresh basil 1/2 cup chopped fresh coriander 1 1/4 teaspoons chopped ginger 1 1/4 teaspoons crushed garlic 1 1/4 teaspoons minced chilli (optional) 1 1/2 tablespoons soy sauce...

Vietnamese Caramelized Chicken Marinade

Vietnamese Caramelized Chicken Marinade 2 servings This works just as well with pork. It’s not overly sweet, but wonderfully different. Great grilled as well. If the fish sauce is too strong, replace a tablespoon of fish sauce with water. Prep time does not include marinade time. If you don’t...

Baileys Irish Cream Cheesecake

Baileys Irish Cream Cheesecake 12 to 15 Oreo cookies 2 tablespoons butter, melted 2 1/4 cups sugar 4 teaspoons cornstarch 3 2/3 cups cream cheese, at room temperature 3 large eggs 1/2 cup half-and-half 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 cup Bailey’s Irish Cream 1/3 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips, melted...

Banana Bread

Banana Bread 1 Cup Sugar 2 Eggs 2 Tablespoons Soft Butter 1/2 Cup Flour 1 Teaspoon Vanilla 1 Teaspoon Baking Soda 3 Ripe Bananas Mix sugar, eggs and soft butter in bowl until creamy. Mash three ripe bananas and add to creamed mixture. Add flour, vanilla and baking soda....

Chocolate Damper

Chocolate Damper 2 cups self-raising flour 1 cup milk 1/2 cup chocolate chips 1 tablespoon brown sugar 1. Combine ingredients. 2. Spoon mixture into preheated Pie Maker and cook for 10 minutes or until golden brown....

Individual White Chocolate Chip Cakes

Individual White Chocolate Chip Cakes Makes 12 125 g unsalted butter, softened 3/4 cup (185 g) caster sugar 2 eggs, lightly beaten 1 teaspoon vanilla essence 2 cups (250 g) self-raising flour, sifted 1/2 cup (125 ml) buttermilk 1 1/4 cups (280 g) white chocolate chips 1. Preheat the...

Chocolate Tartlets

Chocolate Tartlets Makes 12 12 small tartlet cases lined with ready-prepared shortcrust pastry 4 teaspoons cream 2 teaspoons honey 1/4 teaspoon ground cardamom 50g dark eating chocolate, chopped 2 tablespoons coconut chips, toasted 1. Preheat oven to 180°C (conventional). Place tartlet cases lined with pastry in the freezer for...

Chocolate Cupcakes

Chocolate Cupcakes 100g dark chocolate 1 tablespoon cocoa 1/2 cup milk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 60g melted butter 2 lightly whisked eggs 1/2 cup caster sugar 1 cup sifted self-raising flour Icing: 1 cup icing sugar 2 tablespoons cocoa 2 tablespoons boiling water Decoration: White Choc-Chips Preheat the oven...

Favorite Fudge-y Brownies

Favorite Fudge-y Brownies 1/2 cup margarine 1 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup white sugar 1/4 cup buttermilk 3/4 cup European-style cocoa 2 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla 1 cup flour 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1 cup chocolate chips Preheat oven to 350º. Grease 9 ” × 13″ baking pan with...

Banana and Choc Chip Muffins

Banana and Choc Chip Muffins 1/2 cup butter 1/4 cup sugar 1 egg 1 1/12 cups mashed banana (about 3 medium sized ones) 1 3/4 cups SR Flour 1/2 cup choc chips 1. Preheat oven and grease the muffin pans. 2. Blend together the butter and sugar and then...

Banana Weet-Bix Choc-Chip Muffins

Banana Weet-Bix Choc-Chip Muffins Makes 12 3 ripe bananas 4 Weet-Bix 185ml (3/4 cup) milk 2 eggs 80g (4 Tbsp) margarine 225g (1 1/2 cups) self-raising flour, sifted 2 Tbsp brown sugar 1 cup chocolate chips 1. Preheat oven to 180°C. 2. Grease a 12-hole muffin pan. Mash bananas...

Basic Choc Chip Muffins

Basic Choc Chip Muffins 2 cups Self Raising Flour 1 Cup sugar 90g butter/margarine 1 1/4 cups milk 1 egg lightly beaten 1 cup chocolate chips Method: # Rub Butter into flour until combined like breadcrumbs. # Add sugar. # Add all other ingredients and combine roughly. # Bake...

Banana Bread

Banana Bread 2 bananas 2 eggs (optional – replace eggs with 1/4 cup water) 1/2 cup vegetable oil 1 cup brown sugar 1 1/4 cup flour 1 teaspoon baking soda Dash of salt Walnut pieces/choc chips (optional) Butter 1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. 2. Mash bananas, whisk...

Choc Banana Bread

Choc Banana Bread 2 cups plain flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 125g unsalted butter, softened 1 cup caster sugar 4 ripe bananas, mashed [i only use 2 if they’re big] 2 eggs, lightly beaten 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 175g/1 cup good quality chocolate chips Preheat oven to 180 C...

Gingerbread

Gingerbread 150g margarine 3/4 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup treacle 1/2 cup honey 2 eggs 3/4 cup sour cream 1 tsp vanilla extract 2 cups self raising flour 2 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp all spice 1/4 tsp ground nutmeg 1/4 tsp ground cloves Lemon Icing:...

Fruit and Vegetable Fingers (Age: 10 months +)

Fruit and Vegetable Fingers Age: 10 months + 1 x Apple 1 x Orange 1 x thick slice of tasty cheese 1 x Carrot 1 x Celery stick 1 x Potato chunk 1 x Broccoli chunk 1 x Cauliflower chunk 1 x Pumpkin chunk Fruit Fingers: Peel one apple...

Nibblies (Age: 12 months+)

Nibblies This recipe’s suitable to toddlers aged at least 12 months and makes great party food. Sweet: 1/2 cup yoghurt sultanas 1/4 cup coconut fruits 1/2 cup puffed corn 1/2 cup apricot slice, sliced 1/4 cup chopped dried apple Savoury: 1/2 cup soya crisps 1/2 cup peaz (extruded dried...

Porridge with a Twist (Age: 12 months+)

Porridge with a Twist Age: 12 months+ Porridge Ice cream Fruit or chocolate chips Make up a bowl of porridge as normal (without sugar) and when it is piping hot stir in one large scoop of ice cream (any flavour) and some fruit, it cools the porridge down and...

Crumbed Fish with Taters

Crumbed Fish with Taters 200 g (6 1/2 oz) white fish fillets 1 tablespoon cornflour 1 tablespoon water 100 g (3 1/3 oz) plain, unsalted potato chips (crisps), crushed 2 medium potatoes, unpeeled, scrubbed and cut into wedges olive oil spray 1. Use a large fish-shaped cutter to cut...

Milk-free, Egg-free Pancakes

Milk-free, Egg-free Pancakes 2 cups flour 4 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp salt 2 Tbsp sugar 2 cups water 3 Tbsp oil 1/4 tsp vanilla Mix all the ingredients. Use a whisk to get all the lumps out. Use cooking spray in the pan, and then spoon out the...

Avocado Dip

Avocado Dip Utensils: knife chopping board spoon fork bowl Ingredients: 2 ripe avocados 2 tablespoons mayonnaise 4 teaspoons taco sauce Method: 1. Cut the avocados in half. Throw away the seeds. 2. Use the spoon to scoop the avocados’ flesh into the bowl. Mash with a fork until smooth....

Nachos

Nachos Utensils: can-opener knife fork cutting board bowl measuring spoon baking sheets eggslice colander serving plate oven mitt Ingredients: 200 g bag of corn chips 200 g cheddar cheese 440 g can baked beans 300 g carton sour cream Method: 1. Ask an adult to preheat the oven to...

Raspberry and White Chocolate Muffins

Raspberry and White Chocolate Muffins 2 cups self-raising flour 1/4 cup caster sugar 1/4 cup brown sugar 1 egg zest of 1 lemon 90g. unsalted butter, melted 1/2 cup buttermilk 1/2 cup milk 1/2 cup white choc chips 150g. raspberries -you could use frozen 1. Pre-heat oven to 180...

White Chocolate Cheesecake

White Chocolate Cheesecake 1 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs (20 squares) 1/4 cup finely chopped pecans, toasted 2 tablespoons sugar 1/3 cup butter or margarine, melted 1 cup white baking chips 3/4 cup sugar 2 tablespoons Gold Medal® all-purpose flour 2 packages (8 ounces each) cream cheese, softened 2...

Candy Bar Cookies

Candy Bar Cookies 3/4 Cup butter 3/4 Cup confectioner’s sugar 2 Tbsp evaporated milk 1 tsp vanilla extract 1/2 tsp salt 2 Cup unbleached flour Caramel filling (recipe follows) Chocolate icing (recipe follows) Cream sugar and butter. Add milk, vanilla and salt. Blend in flour and mix thoroughly. Roll...

Choc-Chip Cookie

Choc-Chip Cookie 125g unsalted butter, softened 1/2 cup loosely packed Brown Sugar 1/4 cup white sugar 1 egg 1 tsp vanilla 1 1/4 cups plain flour 1/2 tsp bicarb powder 1/4 tsp salt 1 cup choc chips 1/4 cup crushed walnuts (optional) Grease baking tray, preheat oven to 180c....

Choc Chip Cookies

Choc Chip Cookies 150g unsalted butter 1/4 cup brown sugar 1/3 cup caster sugar 1 egg yolk 1 tsp vanilla essence 1 1/2 cup S.R Flour 1 cup of choc chips Pre heat oven to 180c. Cream together butter, egg yolk and sugars until light and creamy. Add flour...

Choc Chip Cookies

Choc Chip Cookies 2 cups of flour 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 3/4 cup butter, softened 1 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup white sugar 1 Tbsp vanilla essence 1 egg 1 egg yolk 2 cups choc chips 1. Heat oven to 165C. Line baking tray with paper...

Chocolate Chip and Macadamia Nut Cookies

Chocolate Chip and Macadamia Nut Cookies 125 grams unsalted butter 1/2 cup castor sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 egg 1 3/4 cups self-raising flour 150 grams chocolate chips 150 grams chopped macadamia nuts 1. Cream together butter and sugars. 2. Add lightly beaten egg, ensuring you mix it...

Chocolate-Chip Apricot Bars

Chocolate-Chip Apricot Bars 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 1 1/2 cups light brown sugar 2 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 3 cups rolled oats 3/4 cup chocolate chips 3/4 cup...

Chocolate Chip Biscuits

Chocolate Chip Biscuits 125g Butter 3/4 cup Sugar 1 Egg 1 3/4 cup SR Flour 1 packet Choc-Chips 1. Cream butter and sugar. 2. Add egg. 3. Add flour and mix well. 4. Add choc chips. 5. Place spoonfuls a few centimetres apart on greased oven trays and flatten...

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies 125g butter 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar, lightly packed 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1 egg 1 and 3/4 cups self raising flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 125g chocolate chips 60g walnut pieces Cream together butter and sugars and vanilla. Add lightly beaten egg gradually, beating well...

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies 125g margarine 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/4 tablespoon vanilla 1 egg 1 3/4 cup SR flour 125g chocolate chips 1. Preheat oven 200c. 2. Grease a scone tray. 3. Cream margarine and brown sugar. 4. Whisk egg and vanilla – slowly add to creamed mixture. 5....

Chocolate Chip Meringue Cookies

Chocolate Chip Meringue Cookies 2 large egg whites 1/2 cup sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 3 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder 1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips In large mixing bowl, beat egg whites on high speed of electric mixer until they hold stiff peaks. Beat in sugar, 1 tablespoon at...

Chocolate Muesli Bar

Chocolate Muesli Bar 1 1/2 cups honey 3/4 cup peanut butter 3/4 cup almond butter 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips 7 cups puffed rice cereal 1/4 cup chopped almonds 2 cups rolled oats Grease a 9×13 inch baking dish. In a small saucepan over medium...

Chunky White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies

Chunky White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies If you don’t like or don’t have macadamias, you can use shredded coconut or pistachios instead (or just about anything else you like). 1 cup butter, softened 1 cup granulated sugar 3/4 cup light brown sugar, packed 2 teaspoons vanilla 1/2 teaspoon salt...

Corn Flake Cookies

Corn Flake Cookies 5 cups corn flakes 1 bag milk chocolate chips 1 or 2 tablespoons peanut butter Melt chocolate in a double boiler or microwave. Add peanut butter and stir. (The peanut butter helps the sticking process) Stir in the corn flakes being careful not to crush them...

Fudge Chocolate Chip Cookies

Fudge Chocolate Chip Cookies 125g unsalted butter, softened 1/2 cup brown sugar, loosely packed 1/4 cup sugar 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla essence 1 1/4 cups plain flour 1/2 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup chocolate chips 1/4 cup roughly chopped pecans 1. In a large...

Giant Chewy Choc Chip Cookies

Giant Chewy Choc Chip Cookies 2 cups plain flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup butter, melted 1 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup white sugar 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 1 egg 1 egg yolk 2 cups chocolate chips Preheat oven to 165°C. Grease trays or line...

Neiman-Marcus Cookies

Neiman-Marcus Cookies 2 cups butter 24 oz. (681g) chocolate chips 4 cups flour 2 cups brown sugar 2 tsp. (Bicarb) soda 1 tsp. salt 2 cups sugar 18 oz. (511g) Hershey Bar/Cadbury Chocolate (grated) 5 cups blended oatmeal 2 tsp. vanilla 2 tsp. baking powder 4 eggs 3 cups...

The Ultimate Choc Chip Biscuits

The Ultimate Choc Chip Biscuits 3/4 cup of margarine 1/3 cup castor sugar 1/3 cup brown sugar 1 egg 1 tsp of vanilla 1 and 1/3 cup of Plain Flour (sifted) 1/3 tsp baking powder pinch salt 1 x 250 gm packet of choc chips 1. Cream butter and...

White Chocolate and Macadamia Cookies

White Chocolate and Macadamia Cookies 1/2 cup butter or margarine 1/2 cup caster sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 small egg 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 1/2 cup self raising flour 1 cup white chocolate chips 1/2 cup roughly chopped macadamia nuts In a large mixing bowl, cream butter/margarine. Add...

White Chocolate-Macadamia Nut Bars

White Chocolate-Macadamia Nut Bars 3/4 cup butter or margarine 1 1/2 cups packed brown sugar 1 tablespoon vanilla 2 eggs 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 cup coarsely chopped macadamia nuts or slivered almonds 1 cup white baking chips 1 teaspoon shortening Heat oven to...

White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies

White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup unsalted butter, softened 1 cup firmly packed light brown sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar 2 large eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 (12-ounce) package or 2 cups white chocolate chips...

Chocolate Peanut Butter Thick Shake

Chocolate Peanut Butter Thick Shake 1/4 cup milk 2 scoops vanilla ice cream 1 Tablespoon chocolate syrup 2 Tablespoons peanut butter Blend for one minute. You can try almond butter in place of peanut butter and chocolate chips in place of chocolate syrup. Serves 2....

Chilli Con Queso

Chilli Con Queso 3 spring onions – chopped 2 tsp crushed garlic chilli to taste (2 – 6 tsp crushed chilli) 1 large tub sour cream 1 packet grated cheese In a pot fry the spring onions in butter, add sour cream and grated cheese, keep the heat low...

Guacamole

Guacamole 2 ripe avocadoes 1/2 cup low fat sour cream 3 cloves garlic, crushed 2 tbsp lime juice 2 chopped chillies (red or green) Peel the avocadoes and place the flesh into a mixing bowl. Mash well with a fork. Mix in the chilli, garlic, lime juice and sour...

Guacamole Dip

Guacamole Dip 1 avocado, diced 1 lime, juiced 2 tomatoes, seeded and diced About 3 tablespoons of green onion, minced or regular white onion 3 cup green pepper, minced 1/2 cup fresh cilantro Just mix all the ingredients together or you can actually smash the ingredients and have it...

Mango Chilli Dip

Mango Chilli Dip 1 large mango, peeled and sliced 2 limes, juiced 3 tsp sweet chilli sauce 1 small Spanish onion, chopped 300 g reduced-fat cream cheese 3 round Lebanese bread, cut into triangles 1 tsp olive oil Place mango, lime juice, chilli sauce, onion and cream cheese in...

Tangy Chutney Dip

Tangy Chutney Dip 1/4 cup mango chutney 250 grams cream cheese 1 teaspoon curry powder Pinch of paprika Pinch of dry mustard Blend all ingredients together, chill in refrigerator. Serve with potato chips, carrot, celery sticks, cauliflower pieces, crackers etc. Nice if made with fruit chutney also....