Butter Chickpea Curry

Butter Chickpea Curry oil 1 onion, diced 1-2 cloves of garlic 2 tsp curry powder 2 tsp garam masala 1 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp ground cumin 1 Tbsp mustard seeds 1 tsp fenugreek seeds (optional) 1 chilli finely sliced 3/4 can of condensed tomato soup 1/2 cup cream...

Pumpkin and Chicken Curry

Pumpkin and Chicken Curry 2 chicken breasts, sliced 5 cups pumpkin, diced 2 Tbsp olive oil 1 onion, diced 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped 2 Tbsp ground ginger 1 Tbsp ground turmeric 2 Tbsp ground coriander 2 Tbsp ground cumin 1 1/2 cups vegetable stock 1 bunch fresh coriander,...

Mushroom and Cashew Curry

Photo by Julie O’Malley Mushroom and Cashew Curry 45ml ghee or oil 2 onions, chopped 1-2 garlic cloves depending on their size, crushed 1 tsp chopped green chilli, add more if you like it hotter 1/2 tsp turmeric 1/2 tsp salt 2 Tbsp tomato paste 500g button mushrooms, quartered...

Slow Cooked Chicken, Lentil and Pumpkin Curry

Slow Cooked Chicken, Lentil and Pumpkin Curry 2/3 cup of dried brown Lentils 2/3 cup of dried red Lentils 1 tablespoon of vegetable oil 1 large brown onion (200g) chopped finely 2 garlic cloves crushed 2.5 cm piece of fresh ginger (10g) grated 2 teaspoons of ground cumin 2...

Vegetable and Chickpea Curry

Vegetable and Chickpea Curry 1 Tablespoon vegetable oil 1 large brown onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, crushed 2 Tablespoons curry powder 3 teaspoons ground cumin 800g can diced tomatoes 1/2 lemon, juiced 300g can chickpeas, drained, rinsed 150g orange sweet potato, peeled, diced 1 large carrot, peeled, diced 1...

Chicken Curry

Chicken Curry 1 1/2 kg Chicken Breast, Cubed 1/2 cup flour 1/4 cup olive oil 2 large onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, crushed or 2 heaped teaspoons crushed garlic 1/4 cup curry paste, or to taste 1/4 cup tomato paste 4 medium potatoes, chopped 2 Large Carrots in chopped...

Pork Jungle Curry

Pork Jungle Curry Serves 6 2 tablespoons peanut oil 1kg pork neck, cut into 4cm cubes 1 large brown onion, sliced thickly 1/4 cup red curry paste 2 teaspoons finely grated ginger 1 stick lemongrass, chopped coarsely 3 cups chicken stock 2 medium carrots, cut into 2cm cubes 1...

Beef and Potato Curry

Beef and Potato Curry 650g beef strips 2 Tbsp oil 1 small red onion, cut into thin wedges 1/3 cup massaman curry paste 600g potato’s, peeled and cut into 2.5cm pieces 400ml can coconut milk 1 cup beef stock 125g green beans, trimmed, cut into 5cm lengths 1 small...

Vegetable Curry

Vegetable Curry 2 Tbsp peanut oil 1 medium onion, diced 1 tsp mustard seeds 1 tsp fresh ginger, grated 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 green chilli, finely diced 1 tsp turmeric 1 tsp ground coriander 1 Tbsp curry powder 3-4 curry leaves 400g mixed vegetables thickly sliced, e.g. carrot,...

Malaysian Beef and Aubergine Curry

Malaysian Beef and Aubergine Curry 1 onion 3-4 cloves garlic 2 Tbsp sunflower oil 500g diced braising beef 1 large aubergine, cut into chunks 2 Tbsp red Thai curry paste 1 Tbsp fish sauce 400ml can coconut milk boiled rice, to serve 1. Very finely chop the onion and...

Beef Curry

Beef Curry Serves 12 2 kg blade or chuck steak 1/2 cup flour 1/3 cup curry power (or to taste) 1/3 cup vegetable oil 2 large onions, peeled and finely chopped 8 cloves garlic, peeled and crushed 2 pieces fresh ginger, grated 1 teaspoon salt 2 tablespoons vinegar 2...

Red Curry Chicken

Red Curry Chicken Serves 6-8 1 1/2 kg chicken thigh fillets 2 tablespoons oil 2 onions, sliced 2-3 tablespoons red curry paste 2 large potatoes, peeled, quartered 400ml coconut milk 1 tablespoon palm sugar 1/3 cup coriander leaves salt and freshly ground pepper 1. Trim fat from chicken and...

Spicy Lamb Curry

Spicy Lamb Curry 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 2.5kg lamb forequarter chops, trimmed of fat 14-16 fresh curry leaves 2 teaspoons black mustard seeds 1 medium onion, roughly chopped 2 cloves garlic, crushed 2 tablespoons grated fresh ginger 2 tablespoons curry powder 1 tablespoon tandoori paste 1 tablespoon ground cumin...

Beef Curry

Beef Curry Serve 6-8 2kg diced chuck steak 1/2 cup flour 1/4 cup vegetable oil 2 large onions, diced 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1/4 – 1/3 cup curry paste 1/4 cup tomato paste 4 medium potatoes, quartered 1 cup beef stock Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper 1....

Thai Chicken Red Curry

Thai Chicken Red Curry Serves 8 3 tablespoons vegetable oil 2kg chicken thigh cutlets, skin and fat removed 1 large onion, chopped into wedges 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 tablespoon grated fresh ginger 400g sweet potato, cut into 3cm pieces 125g fresh baby corn 250g cauliflower, cut into florets...

Lamb Korma Curry

Lamb Korma Curry 2kg leg of lamb, boned and trimmed 2 tablespoons ghee (or butter) 2 tablespoons oil 4 onions, peeled and sliced 3 cloves garlic, crushed 1 tablespoon finely grated ginger 1/4 cup coconut milk 1/4 cup natural yoghurt 1 teaspoon chilli powder 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1...

Gingered Lamb Curry

Gingered Lamb Curry 2 tablespoons oil 2 kg lean lamb, cubed 2 large onions, chopped 400g eggplant, diced 4 garlic cloves, crushed 1/4 cup grated fresh ginger 2 small red chillies, finely chopped 2 teaspoons cracked black pepper 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons ground turmeric 1 tablespoon green curry...

Chicken Curry

Chicken Curry Serves 6 2 teaspoons olive oil 6 x 150g single chicken breast fillets 1 brown onion, cut into thin wedges 1/4 cup Pataks Balti curry paste 1 cup reduced-salt chicken stock 400g can diced tomatoes 500g kumara (orange sweet potato), peeled, cut into 2cm pieces 200g green...

Massaman Beef Curry

Massaman Beef Curry Serves 2 400g beef, cut into well pieces (can use other meat) 1/2 cup coconut milk 2 tablespoons sugar 1/2 tablespoon salt 1 cup potato, peel and cut into big chunks 1 tablespoon masaman curry paste 1 tablespoon tamarind 1 cinnamon stick 1/4 cup cashew 2...

Chilled Mushrooms in Curry Sauce

Chilled Mushrooms in Curry Sauce Serves 6 350g (12oz) closed cup mushrooms, halved 50g (2oz) blanched almonds, toasted 200g pack of washed and ready-to-eat continental four leaf salad For the curry sauce: 200g carton of fromage frais 2 teaspoons curry paste 2 tablespoons mango chutney 2 tablespoons fresh lime...

Spicy Thai Prawn Curry

Spicy Thai Prawn Curry Prep and cook time: Up to 30 mins Serves: 4 1/2 x 5ml spoon ground cumin or if using a whole seed, then pound or crushed 1 heaped 5ml spoon ground coriander or (if using a whole seed then pound or crushed) 2-3 fresh whole...

Lamb Curry

Lamb Curry Serves: 6 1 1/2 kg boned and diced lamb shoulder 2 Tbsp oil 3 large onions, chopped 3 cloves garlic, chopped 1 Tbsp fresh ginger, finely chopped 2 Tbsp curry powder 3 tsp salt 2 Tbsp vinegar or lemon juice 3 large ripe tomatoes 2 fresh red...

Chicken Curry

Chicken Curry Serves: 4 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 medium onion, sliced 1/3 cup sultanas 1 1/2 teaspoons yellow curry powder, or to taste 500 g chicken breast, diced 1 cup sour cream Coriander or parsley for garnish Rice to serve 1. Season the chicken with salt and pepper...

Chick Pea Curry

Chick Pea Curry 1 cups/200g dried chick peas 4 cups vegetable stock 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 2 medium onions, finely chopped 2 teaspoons freshly grated ginger 4 garlic cloves, crushed 3 teaspoons garam masala 3 teaspoons ground cumin 3 teaspoons ground coriander 3 teaspoons sweet paprika 1/2 teaspoon chilli...

Tomato Chicken Curry

Tomato Chicken Curry 1 barbecued chicken 2 tablespoons oil 1 onion, sliced 2 cloves garlic, crushed 2 teaspoons grated ginger 2 teaspoons curry powder 410g can tomatoes, crushed 250g cauliflower, cut into florets 2 sticks celery, sliced 2 tablespoons ground almonds salt, to taste Cut Chicken into 10 portions...

Madras Beef Curry

Madras Beef Curry Serves 4 to 6 2 tablespoons ground coriander 1 tablespoon ground cumin 1 teaspoon turmeric 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 1 teaspoon chilli powder (optional) 2 garlic cloves, crushed 2 teaspoons grated ginger 2 1/2 tablespoons lemon juice 2 tablespoons olive oil 1kg chuck steak,...

Chicken Korma Curry

Chicken Korma Curry 2 tablespoons olive oil 6 chicken thigh fillets (850g) trimmed and cut into four 2 medium onions, finely chopped 1 clove of garlic, crushed 1-2 tablespoons curry powder 1-2 chillies, de-seeded if desired, chopped 1/4 cup white vinegar 1 tablespoon brown sugar 2 cups chicken stock...

Beef Curry

Beef Curry 500g chuck steak, fat removed and cubed 1 large carrot, chopped 1 large potato, chopped Half cauliflower, chopped 1 tin chopped tomatoes 1 tsp curry powder 1/4 teaspoon cumin 1/4 teaspoon coriander Place all ingredients in slow cooker. Add a little water, enough so that ingredients are...

Green Curry Chicken Pies

Green Curry Chicken Pies 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 250g chicken thigh fillets, diced 3-4 teaspoons green curry paste 1/3 cup coconut milk 1 teaspoon fish sauce 1 teaspoon sugar 1/2 cup finely sliced green beans 1. Heat oil in Frypan. Cook chicken until browned. Add paste, coconut milk, fish...

Beef Rendang (Dry Fried Curry)

Beef Rendang (Dry Fried Curry) 1.5 kg chuck, blade or round steak 2 med onions, roughly chopped 6 cloves garlic 1 tsp fresh ginger chopped 500 mls thick coconut cream 1 1/2 tsp salt 1 tsp ground tumeric 3 tsp chilli powder 2 tsp ground coriander 1 stem fresh...

Sweet Curry

Sweet Curry 2 onions 1 large green apple 1 1/2 tablespoons butter (1 x 20ml spoon) 1 tablespoon flour (1 x 20ml spoon) 1 tablespoon curry powder (1 x 20ml spoon) 1 cup water 2 chicken stock cubes 1 tablespoon chutney 1/4 cup sultanas 500g diced cooked beef, chicken,...

South Indian Meat Curry

South Indian Meat Curry 1 lb meat, cubed 5 red chillies, grind to smooth paste 5 dry chillies, chopped 2 tablespoons ginger, sliced 2 tablespoons garlic, sliced 1 cup tomatoes, chopped 1 cup onions, sliced 2 tbsp mutton masala (if possible) 1 teaspoon turmeric powder 1 cinnamon stick 5...

Coconut Beef Curry

Photo by Megan Coconut Beef Curry 1 Tbsp vegetable oil 1 Tbsp curry paste red 500g beef sirloin steak or rump thin sliced 1 cup coconut milk 2 zucchini sliced 1 red capsicum chopped 125g cherry tomatoes 2 large spring onions sliced diagonally 12 fresh basil leaves 1. Heat...

Curry Sausages

Curry Sausages Served 2 4 – 6 Sausages (chopped up into about 4 pieces each) 1 onion, diced 1 apple, peeled and diced 1 Tbsp sultanas 1 Tbsp curry 1 Tbsp flour 1 Desert spoon sugar 2 1/2 cups beef stock * Chop up sausages, and coat in the...

Indonesian Beef Curry

Indonesian Beef Curry 1/2 cup tamarind liquid 2 tbsp peanut oil 2 lb beef, lean boneless chuck in 1 1/2″ chunks 1 onion, chopped 4 garlic clove, minced or pressed 1 Tbsp fresh ginger, chopped 1 Tbsp ground, toasted coriander seeds 3 inch long piece cinnamon stick 1 tsp...

Veggie Kofta Korma

Photo by Sares Veggie Kofta Korma Serves 4-6 3 Tbsp peanut oil (use ghee if you prefer) 4 cardamom pods, crushed and pods removed 1 brown onion, diced 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 tsp fresh grated ginger 1 tsp turmeric 2 tsp ground coriander 2 tsp ground cumin 1...

Sweet Potato Kofta Balls

Sweet Potato Kofta Balls Makes about 15 balls 2 tsp chia seeds (you can substitute one free-range egg for the chia seeds and water if you like) 1/3 cup water 250g (9 oz) sweet potato, scrubbed and grated 200g (7 oz) potato and/or carrot, scrubbed and grated 1 small...

Spicy Tomato Relish

Spicy Tomato Relish 750g ripe tomatoes, chopped 1 large brown onion, chopped 1 cup caster sugar 1 cup malt vinegar 1 Tbsp plain flour 2 tsp curry powder 2 tsp dry mustard 2 tsp salt 1/4 tsp chilli powder or to taste 1/2 tsp ground ginger # Combine tomatoes,...

Deviled Chick Eggs

Photo by Kylie Evans Deviled Chick Eggs 6 eggs, hard-boiled and peeled 2 Tbsp mayonnaise 1 tsp curry powder (optional) 1/4 tsp dijon mustard Salt and pepper to taste raisins/olives/peppercorns for eyes carrot slither for nose 1. Cut the top off the hard-boiled egg and scoup the yolks out...

Meatloaf with Barbecue Sauce

Photo by Denise C Meatloaf with Barbecue Sauce Serves 4 500g sausage mince 500g minced steak 1 cup fresh breadcrumbs 2 onions 2 teaspoons curry powder salt, pepper 1 tablespoon chopped parsley 1 egg 1/2 cup milk 1/2 cup water Sauce: 1/2 cup water 1/2 cup tomato sauce 1/4...

Spicy Sweet Potato Soup

Spicy Sweet Potato Soup Serves 6-8 1 Tablespoon vegetable oil 1 large onion, chopped 3 cloves garlic, crushed 2-3 tablespoons red curry paste 1.5 kg sweet potato (kumara), peeled, diced 1 litre chicken stock 2 cups water 3/4 cup light coconut milk chopped coriander, to serve 1. Heat oil...

Sweet Potato Bites

Photo by Kelli Sweet Potato Bites Makes 6, normal muffin size 1 medium sized sweet potato, peeled and diced into 2cm cubes A dob of butter 1/2 cup grated cheese 1 tsp curry powder (or more, to taste) 1 tsp garlic powder Salt and pepper 6 slices of bread,...

Cook’s Encyclopedia – R

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 radicchio: burgundy-leaved lettuce with white ribs and slightly bitter flavour. ragout: a French term for stew made of meat, fish, or vegetables. raisin:...

Cook’s Encyclopedia – M

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 macadamias: native to Australia, rich and buttery nut; store in refrigerator because of high oil content. macaire: a potato pancake made with seasoned...

Cook’s Encyclopedia – K

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 kaffir lime leaves: aromatic leaves of a small citrus tree bearing a wrinkled-skinned yellow-green fruit; used fresh or dried. kahlua: a coffee-flavoured liqueur....

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 – F

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 falafel: a Middle Eastern speciality consisting of small, deep-fried croquettes or balls made of highly spiced, ground chickpeas. They’re generally tucked inside pita...

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...

Chow Mein

Chow Mein Serves: 4 500g mince meat 1 x 45g packet chicken noodle soup 3 cups hot water 1/2 teaspoon curry powder 3 Tablespoons soy sauce 3 Tablespoons tomato sauce 2 Tablespoons uncooked rice 1/2 cabbage, shredded 1 cup French beans 2 onions, sliced 1 carrot, diced salt and...

Chicken with Ground Nut Stew

Photo by Julie O’Malley Chicken with Ground Nut Stew olive oil 8 chicken thighs (cutlets) on the bone 1 large onion, chopped 3 garlic cloves, crushed 2 bay leaves 1 tsp good quality curry powder (or to taste) 2 fresh thyme sprigs 1-2 tsp sambel oelek (or any other...

Crispy Chicken and Bamboo Lettuce Cups

Crispy Chicken and Bamboo Lettuce Cups Serving Size: Serves 4 2 teaspoons thai red curry paste 1/4 cup coconut cream 1 teaspoon palm sugar 1 tablespoon fish sauce 2 tablespoons oil 600g chicken thigh fillets, trimmed 1/4 cup coarsely chopped coriander, and extra for garnish 2 tablespoons bamboo shoots,...

Chicken Chow Mein

Chicken Chow Mein Serving Size: Serves 4-6 500g minced chicken (add a couple rashers of bacon if desired) 1 Tbsp curry powder 2 cloves garlic 1 onion 1 packet chicken noodle soup 500ml chicken stock plus extra water if needed Cauliflower florets (approx 1 cup) Green beans (approx 250g)...

Chicken Chow Mein

Chicken Chow Mein 120g chicken mince 1/2 onion, diced 1 stick celery, sliced 1/2 cup green beans, sliced (can be frozen) 1 1/2 cups shredded cabbage 1/2 carrot, grated 1 teaspoon curry powder 1 chicken stock cube 3/4 cup water Gently fry onion, celery and chicken. Sprinkle over curry...

Thai Pork Stir-Fry

Thai Pork Stir-Fry 1 Tbsp peanut oil 1 red onion, sliced into thin wedges 1 Tbsp finely chopped lemongrass 1 long red chilli, finely chopped 1 Tbsp finely chopped ginger 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped 500g pork mince 2 Tbsp gluten-free massaman curry paste 100g fresh green beans, cut...

Curried Tuna Lasagna

Curried Tuna Lasagna 1 packet San Remo Instant Lasagna 1 x 410g can tuna in brine 2 medium onions, chopped 1 x 425g can peeled tomatoes, drained small piece root ginger, grated pinch cinnamon 1 chicken stock cube 1/2 teaspoon paprika 1 tablespoon curry powder 2 bay leaves 1...

Lamb Shanks with Red Lentils and Sweet Potato

Lamb Shanks with Red Lentils and Sweet Potato 1/2 cup red lentils (100g) 1 cup beef stock 1 Tbsp oil 4 large french cut lamb shanks (trimmed of any visible fat) 1 medium onion sliced 2 garlic cloves crushed 1 Tbsp curry paste 1 can diced tomatoes 1 large...

Lamb Shanks with Red Lentils

Lamb Shanks with Red Lentils 1 cup/200g red lentils 2 cups beef stock 2 tablespoons oil 6 large French-cut lamb shanks, trimmed of fat 1 large onion, sliced 4 garlic cloves, crushed 1 1/2 tablespoons Vindaloo curry paste 1 x 750ml Italian-style tomato cooking sauce 2 tablespoons lemon juice...

Meatloaf with BBQ Sauce

Meatloaf with BBQ Sauce 500g sausage mince 500g minced steak 1 cup fresh breadcrumbs 2 onions 2 teaspoons curry powder salt and pepper to taste 1 tablespoon chopped parsley 1 egg 1/2 cup milk 1/2 cup water Combine sausage mince, minced steak, breadcrumbs, peeled and finely chopped onion, curry...

Tuna and Rice Slice

Tuna and Rice Slice 1 cup long grain rice 1 egg 30g melted butter salt and pepper 440g tuna or salmon 45g butter 2 1/2 tsp curry powder 2 Tbsp plain flour 1 1/2 cup milk 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1 egg 2 tsp lemon juice 2 Tbsp chopped parsley...

Rice Salad

Rice Salad 2 cups cooked basmati rice 1/8 cup french dressing 1/8 cup mayonnaise 1/2 tablespoons spring onions chopped 1/2 cup corn kernels drained 1/4 teaspoon curry powder 1/4 teaspoon mustard (dry) black pepper to taste 1/4 cup celery chopped 1/4 cup carrots julienned 1/4 cup capsicum mixed julienned...

Curried Tuna and Rice Slice

Curried Tuna and Rice Slice 440g tuna Base: 1 cup rice 1 egg 30g butter salt and pepper Sauce: 45g butter 1 1/2 Tbsp curry powder 1/2 cup mayonnaise 2 Tbsp parsley 60g cheese grated 2 Tbsp flour 1 and 1/2 cup of milk 2 tsp of lemon juice...

Chicken Satays with Peanut Sauce

Chicken Satays with Peanut Sauce Preparation Time: 15 minutes Cooking Time: 10 minutes 8 chicken breast fillets (1kg chicken thigh fillets) 2 tablespoons light soy sauce 2 teaspoons lime juice 2 teaspoons sesame oil Peanut Sauce: 100g roasted unsalted peanuts 3 spring onions, chopped 2 cloves garlic 1 teaspoon...

Chicken Diane

Chicken Diane Serves 4 1 teaspoon olive oil 4 single chicken breasts with bone, skinned (about 1.25kg) 2 spring onions/shallots, cut in 2cm lengths 2 cloves garlic, peeled and halved 1/2 cup fresh parsley sprigs 1/3 cup salt-reduced chicken stock 1 tablespoon brandy or apple juice 1 teaspoon cornflour...

Cashew Nut Butter Chicken

Cashew Nut Butter Chicken Serves 6 60g ghee or butter 2 cloves garlic, crushed 2 onions, minced 1 tablespoon tandoori curry paste 1 tablespoon ground coriander 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg 750g boneless chicken thigh or breast fillets, cut into 2cm cubes 60g cashews, roasted and ground 1 1/4 cups...

Asian Inspired Pumpkin Soup

Asian Inspired Pumpkin Soup 2 Tbsp veg oil 2 Tbsp red or green Thai curry paste 1 onion, diced 1 stick celery, diced 1 tomato, chopped 1 kg pumpkin, peeled and diced salt 1 L veg or chicken stock 400ml coconut milk freshly ground black pepper fresh coriander leaves...

Banana and Mango Chutney

Banana and Mango Chutney 1 Tbsp ghee 4 spring onions, finely sliced 1 small chilli 1 tsp hot curry paste pinch of turmeric 3 very ripe bananas 200 ml pureed canned mango and syrup 1 tsp sugar juice of 1 1/2 oranges juice of 1 lime 10 mint leaves...

Curried Steak Pie

Curried Steak Pie Serves 4 1 cup plain flour 25g butter 1/4-1/3 cup water 1kg chuck steak 2 tablespoons oil 2 large onions, sliced 2 cloves garlic, crushed 2 tablespoons mild curry powder 2 tablespoons plain flour 1/2 teaspoon beef stock powder 1/2 cup water 1/4 cup milk 1...

Curried Prawns

Curried Prawns Preparation time: 20 minutes Total cooking time: 10 minutes Serves 4 1 kg uncooked medium prawns 40g butter 1 onion, chopped 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 Tbsp curry powder 1/4 cup plain flour 2 cups milk 1/4 tsp ground nutmeg 1/4 tsp paprika 1 Tbsp sherry 1....

Beef Rendang

Beef Rendang 2 tablespoons oil 2kg lean gravy beef (shin), cubed 2 large onions, chopped 2 tablespoons ground cumin 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves 2 strips of lemon rind 1/2 cup Rendang curry paste 2 cups beef stock 2 cups coconut milk 1/4 cup lemon juice...

Curried Pumpkin with Spinach

Curried Pumpkin with Spinach 2 tablespoon oil 2 medium onions, sliced 4 garlic cloves, crushed 3 teaspoons fresh ginger, grated 3 small green chillies, finely sliced 1 1/2 teaspoons ground coriander 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cumin 1 1/2 teaspoons brown mustard seeds 1 1/2 teaspoons ground turmeric 2 cups...

BBQ Pork Ribs

BBQ Pork Ribs 1 1/2 kg beef short ribs 1 Tablespoon vegetable oil 1 Large onion, cut into wedges 4 Medium potatoes, peeled 4 Medium carrots, pared, cut up 1 Cup water 1 Cup tomato sauce (or spicy tomato soup with a few tbsp puree) 1/3 Cup red wine...

Curried Chicken Legs

Curried Chicken Legs 10 chicken legs 1 2/3 cups chopped onions 7/8 teaspoon curry powder 1 2/3 tablespoons butter 1/2 cup orange marmalade Salt and Pepper chicken and brown chicken legs slightly in pan Spray crock-pot with cooking spray. Place chicken in crock-pot and pour in all ingredients. Cook...

Pumpkin Soup

Pumpkin Soup 1 large pumpkin 1 tsp chicken stock powder 1 tsp vegetable stock powder 1 tsp curry powder 300g bacon, chopped 1/2 onion, finely diced 1. Peel and chop the pumpkin; place in a large pot with enough water to just cover the pumpkin. Add chicken stock, vegetable...

Curried Chicken

Curried Chicken 300ml light thickened cream 1 Tbsp mild curry powder 1 1/2kg chicken drumsticks 2 tsp brown sugar 1 chicken stock cube 3 tsp cornflour 3/4 cup water Pour cream into a large shallow dish, stir in curry powder. Add chicken drumsticks, turning to coat evenly with cream...

Curried Seafood with Coconut Milk

Curried Seafood with Coconut Milk Serves 4 225g small ready-prepared squid 225g raw tiger prawns (jumbo shrimp) 400ml (1 2/3 cups) coconut milk 2 kaffir lime leaves, finely shredded 30ml (2 Tbsp) Thai fish sauce 450g firm white fish fillets, skinned, boned and cut into chunks 2 fresh green...

Potato Straws

Potato Straws 4 large potatoes Ice cold water Oil for frying 1 tsp salt 1/2 teaspoon chilli powder 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin 1/2 teaspoon curry powder Peel potatoes and cut into thin slices, then cut slices in matchstick strips. Soak in ice cold water, then drain and dry on...

Curried Chicken and Sweet Potato

Curried Chicken and Sweet Potato 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 200g chicken tenderloin, finely diced 1 small onion, finely chopped 2 cups roughly mashed sweet potato 2 teaspoons mild curry powder 1 tablespoon milk 1. Heat oil in Frypan. Add chicken and onion and cook until browned. 2. Combine ingredients;...

Spicy Sweet Potato

Spicy Sweet Potato 1 cup mashed sweet potato 1/2 cup grated cheese 1/2 teaspoon curry powder 1/2 teaspoon mixed spice 1. Combine ingredients. 2. Make pies as per instructions....

Curried Potato Pies

Curried Potato Pies 2 cups mashed potatoes 1 cup peas, cooked 1/4 cup grated tasty cheese 1/2 teaspoon curry powder 1 egg 1. Combine ingredients, mash well. 2. Make as per instructions....

Lentil and Barley Soup

Lentil and Barley Soup Serves 4 1 tablespoon oil 1 large onion (150g), finely chopped 2 cloves garlic, crushed, or 2 teaspoons minced garlic 1/2 teaspoon turmeric 2 teaspoons curry powder 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin 1 teaspoon minced chilli 6 cups (1.5 litres) water 1.5 cups (375ml) prepared chicken...

Curried Chicken Rolls

Curried Chicken Rolls 2 tsp canola oil 1 medium onion, finely chopped 1 small clove garlic, crushed 2 tsp mild curry paste 1 1/2 tbsp lemon juice 455g/1 lb minced chicken meat 3 tbsp dried breadcrumbs 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 tsp pepper 2 tbsp chopped fresh coriander 2 sheets...

Curried Beef Filipino Style

Curried Beef Filipino Style 1 1/2 lb. cubed cut beef 2 med. chopped onions 2 crushed garlic cloves 2 chopped celery stalks 1 finely chopped tomato 2 green and red peppers 2 c. coconut milk 1 tbsp. flour 2 tbsp. curry powder 1 tbsp. cooking oil 3 c. beef...

Roti

Roti 600 gm plain flour 1 Tbsp salt 1 cup warm water Sugar to taste Ghee Mix salt with flour and sieve into a bowl. Add sugar if necessary. Add water and knead into dough no longer sticks to hand. Knead till it feels ‘elastic’. Divide into 8 portions,...

Basic White Sauce

Basic White Sauce 2 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons flour 1 cup milk or cream Salt and white pepper to taste Melt butter add flour, stirring until well mixed, do not let brown, gradually add milk while stirring so not to lump. Pour into saucepan and cook over low heat,...

Chicken with Brown Rice and Peas

Chicken with Brown Rice and Peas 1 Tbsp olive oil 6 oz boneless, skinless chicken thighs, chopped 1/2 Cup chopped onion 1/2 tsp curry powder 1 1/2 Cup low-sodium chicken stock 1/2 Cup long-grain brown rice, rinsed 1 Cup frozen sweet peas 1. In a medium saucepan, heat oil...

Curried Sausages

Curried Sausages Serves 4 4-8 thick sausages olive oil 1 celery stalk, sliced 1 med-large onion, diced 1 medium carrot, diced 1 clove garlic, crushed (optional) 1 heaped tsp ginger, freshly grated 2 tbsp curry powder 1 can diced tomatoes, drained a little 2 cups chicken stock salt and...

Curried Sausages

Curried Sausages Serves 4 12 sausages, grilled 1 large onion, finely sliced 1 1/2 tablespoons oil 2 tablespoons fruit chutney 1 1/2 cups mild curry sauce 1 tablespoon plain flour 1 tablespoon butter Salt and pepper Chopped coriander or basil In a non-stick pan fry the onions in the...

Curried Sausages with Pumpkin

Curried Sausages with Pumpkin Serves 4 1 Tbsp oil 4 Spicy Pork Gourmet Sausages (aromatic fennel and mild chilli) 2 garlic cloves, crushed 2 tsp finely chopped ginger 2 stalks lemon grass (white part only), finely chopped 400ml can reduced fat coconut milk 4 kaffir lime leaves, roughly torn...

Curried Sausages

Curried Sausages 2 tsp oil 8 beef sausages 1 onion, chopped 1 tsp hot curry powder 1 Tbsp flour 3/4 cup beef stock 1 Tbsp relish or chutney (optional) salt to taste Heat oil in a frying pan. Cook sausages for 10 min or until golden on all sides...

Mini Curried Pasties

Mini Curried Pasties Serves: 4-6 2 teaspoons oil 2 onions, chopped 2 teaspoons curry powder 1 teaspoon chilli powder 250g minced lamb 1 tomato, chopped 1 tablespoon VEGEMITE 1 medium potato, diced and cooked 3 sheets ready rolled puff pastry 1 egg, lightly beaten HEAT oil in a frying...

Wholemeal Pumpkin and Vegetable Slice

Wholemeal Pumpkin and Vegetable Slice 1 cup white plain flour 160g (1 cup) wholemeal plain flour 125g butter, chopped 2 egg yolks 60ml (1/4 cup) water, approximately 1 1/2 cups cooked rice 200g (1 1/2 cups) grated smoked cheese Vegetable filling: 250g broccoli, chopped 30g butter 350g (1 medium)...

Savoury Mince

Savoury Mince 500g mince 1 onion 1 carrot 1/2 cup peas or 1/2 cup corn or 1/2 cup capsicum 1 stalk capsicum 1 stalk celery 2 tablespoons tomato sauce (2 x 20ml spoons) 1 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce (1 x 20ml spoon) 1/4 teaspoon mixed herbs 1 tablespoon fresh parsley...

Savoury mince

Savoury mince 500gms lean minced beef 1 onion, diced 1 large carrot, diced 1 clove garlic, crushed 3 Tbsp gravy powder 1-2 tsp curry powder (more or less if desired) Salt to taste Water Sauté mince in a little oil until browned. Add onion and garlic and stir until...

Savoury Meat Pie

Savoury Meat Pie Pastry 2 cups S.R. flour 6 tablespoons butter (6 x 20mls spoons) 80-100mls cold water pinch salt 1 tablespoon butter (greasing) 1/2 cup flour extra Filling meat filling as for savoury mince Preheat oven to 190C. 1. Grease pie dish. 2. Sift flour and salt into...

Chow Mein

Chow Mein 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 500g lean beef mince 1 medium brown onion (150g), chopped finely 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 tablespoon curry powder 1 large carrot (180g), chopped finely 2 trimmed celery stalks (200g), sliced thinly 150g mushrooms, sliced thinly 1 cup (250ml) chicken stock 1/3 cup...

Red-Hot Beef with Cashews

Red-Hot Beef with Cashews Serves 4 500g boneless beef sirloin, sliced thinly 1 tsp veg oil Marinade: 1 tbsp sesame seeds 1 garlic clove, chopped 1 tbsp fresh root ginger, finely chopped 1 red bird-eye chilli, chopped 2 tbsp dark soy sauce 1 tsp red curry paste To Finish:...

Beef Chow Mein

Beef Chow Mein 500g mince meat 1/2 cabbage shredded 3-4 carrots grated 1 onion chopped finely celery sliced finely green beans curry powder 2 chicken stock cube Brown mince, add in curry and salt and stock cubes. Add in all other vegies (use a large stock pot) with a...

Curried Sausages

Curried Sausages 1 Onion chopped 1 diced green apple (peeled) 1-2 tsp curry powder or more if you like it hot. 1 tbsp golden syrup 1 tin tomato soup. Cooked sausages 6-10 chopped or not Brown onion until soft, add apple then curry. Fry this off for about 1...

Meatloaf

Meatloaf Serving size: Serves 8 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 large onions, finely diced 2 sticks celery, finely diced 1/2 cup milk 1 egg 3 slices white bread, crusts removed and cut into squares 3 rashers bacon or pancetta, diced 500g beef mince 500g sausage mince 2 teaspoons ground...

Crab Damper Dip

Crab Damper Dip 1 large damper 2 tins crab meat 1/2 cup mayonnaise 1 small onion, chopped 1-2 tsp curry powder 250 g cream cheese 2 cups grated cheese 300ml sour cream * Heat oven to 180C. Cut a 2 cm slice off the top of the damper. *...