Category: All Recipes

Banana and Walnut Cake with a Lemon and Flaked Coconut Frosting

Banana and Walnut Cake with a Lemon and Flaked Coconut Frosting 125g unsalted butter, softened 1/2 cup (125g) caster sugar 2 eggs, lightly beaten 1 teaspoon vanilla essence 4 ripe bananas, mashed 1 teaspoon bicarb of soda 1/2 cup chopped walnuts 1/2 cup (125ml) milk 1 cup SR flour...

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...

Banana Bread

Banana Bread 1/2 cup mashed banana 1 1/4 cups SR Flour 1 teaspoon cinnamon 20g Butter 1/2 cup brown sugar firmly packed 1 egg lightly beaten 1/4 cup milk Preheat oven to hot. Grease loaf pan. Sift flour and cinnamon in a large bowl, rub in butter. Stir in...

Banana Bread

Banana Bread 1 1/2 cups (225g) plain flour 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp ground cinnamon 1/2 cup (110g) caster sugar 1 egg 1/3 cup (80mL) sunflower or canola oil 1 tsp vanilla extract 4 ripe bananas, mashed 65g pecan nuts, chopped (optional) Preheat oven to 180C. Grease and...

Banana Bread

Banana Bread 1 1/2 cups (about 3) mashed ripe bananas 2/3 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup light olive oil or vegetable or canola oil 2 eggs, lightly beaten 1/4 cup honey 1/3 cup sour cream 1 teaspoon vanilla extract, optional 1 1/2 cups self-raising flour pinch salt 1/2 cup...

Banana Bread

Banana Bread In a large bowl Mash 3 bananas with a fork Add in order: 1 cup sugar and mix well 1 teaspoon baking soda and mix well 1/2 teaspoon salt and mix well 1/4 cup melted butter and mix well 2 eggs and mix well 1 1/2 cups...

Banana Bread

Banana Bread 2/3 cup brown sugar 1/4 cup margarine (or butter), softened 2 eggs 1 cup mashed bananas 1/4 cup water 1 2/3 cups SR flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon cinnamon Preheat oven to 350 F (175 C). Spray one 9x5x3 inch loaf pan with a non-stick cooking...

Banana Bread

Banana Bread 5 tablespoons butter 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup firmly packed light brown sugar 1 large egg 2 egg whites 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 ripe mashed bananas 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 cup heavy...

Banana Bread

Banana Bread – optional coconut for Desert 2 1/2 cups of gluten-free all-purpose flour pre mix. 2 teaspoons of gluten free baking powder. 2 teaspoons of mixed spice 1 cup of firmly packed brown sugar 100g shredded coconut (optional) 1 egg, lightly beaten 2 egg whites 300 ml of...

Banana Bread

Banana Bread 1 cup sugar 1/2 cup butter 2 eggs 3 tablespoons sour milk mixed with a bit of lemon juice 1 teaspoon soda Vanilla 2 cups corn starch Pinch of salt 3 bananas (mashed) Mix everything together with the exception of the bananas. In a separate bowl, beat...

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....

Banana Bread

Banana Bread 100g butter, softened 1 cup (200g) caster sugar 2 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla essence 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 cup or 1 1/2 mashed ripe banana 2 cups (280g) plain flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt Preheat oven to 180°C. Grease...

Banana Bread

Banana Bread 1 loaf serves 10 Cooking spray to grease tin 40g (1/4 cup) wholemeal plain flour 265g (1 3/4 cup) wholemeal self raising flour 1 tsp ground cinnamon 140g (2/3 cup, firmly packed) brown sugar 125ml (1/2 cup) skim milk 2 eggs, lightly whisked 50g salt reduced butter,...

Banana Bread

Photo by Rebecca Payn Banana Bread 1 cup (150g) plain flour 1/2 cup (75g) self-raising flour 1 cup brown sugar 1 tsp ground cinnamon 125g butter, melted, cooled 2 eggs, whisked 3 ripe bananas, mashed 1. Preheat oven to 180°C. Grease and line the base and side of an...

Banana Bread and Butter Pudding

Photo by Julie O’Malley Banana Bread and Butter Pudding Serves: 4-6 Ingredients: 4 slices white toast bread softened butter 1 large reasonably firm banana, peeled and sliced (or 2 medium sized ones) 450 ml milk 85g brown sugar plus extra for sprinkling a good pinch of ground cinnamon 2...

Banana Bread with Nut Crumble

Photo by Jox Banana Bread with Nut Crumble Makes: 10-12 slices 1 cup (150g) plain flour 1/2 cup (75g) self-raising flour 1 cup brown sugar 1 tsp ground cinnamon 125g butter, melted, cooled 2 eggs, whisked 3 ripe bananas, mashed Nut Crumble: 1 Tbsp butter 2 Tbsp coconut 2...

Banana Buttermilk Pancakes

Banana Buttermilk Pancakes Makes about 8 pancakes 1 cup chopped banana (about 2 medium ripe bananas) 3/4 cup buttermilk 1 Tbsp light olive oil 1 egg 1/2 cup plain flour 1/4 tsp bicarbonate of soda 1/4 cup un-toasted muesli 1 Tbsp maple syrup 150ml low fat vanilla berry fruit...

Banana Cake

Banana Cake 75g sultanas 250ml soy milk 225gr wholemeal SR flour 3med ripe bananas mashed 2 egg whites Blend milk and sultanas together in whizzer. Place flour in bowl and stir in milk mixture. Add mashed bananas and fold in egg mix. Place in non-stick loaf tine and bake...

Banana Cake

Banana Cake For added texture and flavour, add walnut pieces into the cake mix before baking it. 2 tbsp margarine 1/2 cup castor sugar 1 tsp vanilla essence 2 eggs, beaten separately 3 ripe bananas, mashed 1 tsp bicarb soda 1 tbsp milk 1 1/2 cups SR flour, sifted...

Banana Cake

Banana Cake 2 ripe bananas (about 400g) 150g softened butter 150g soft brown sugar 80g sultanas 300g plain flour 2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp bicarbonate of soda 2 eggs, lightly beaten 100ml vegetable oil # Preheat the oven to 180°C/gas 4. Butter a 900g loaf tin and line...

Banana Cake

Banana Cake 125g butter 1 teaspoon baking powder 2 tablespoons hot milk 2 cups plain flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 3\4 cup sugar 2 eggs 1 cup mashed banana Cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs one at a time. beating well. Add mashed banana mix...

Banana Cake

Banana Cake 3 teaspoons lemon juice 2/3 cup milk 2 and 1/3 cups SR flour 1 and 1/3 cup sugar 1 teaspoon bi carb soda 180g butter (melted) 2/3 cup mashed banana (2 very ripe) 2 eggs 2/3 cup chopped walnuts (optional) # Add lemon juice to milk and...

Banana Cake

Banana Cake 1/2 cup butter or margarine 1/2 cup sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla essence 2 eggs 3 medium size bananas (mashed) 1 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda 1 tablespoon milk 1 1/2 cups Self raising flour Pre-heat oven 180 C (350 F) gas or electric. Beat butter, sugar and vanilla...

Banana Cake

Banana Cake 2 1/2 cups self-raising flour, sifted 1 cup caster sugar 2 medium ripe bananas, mashed 3/4 cup milk 1/4 cup vegetable oil 1 egg Lemon Frosting: 125g unsalted butter, chopped, at room temperature 3/4 cup icing sugar 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1. Preheat oven to moderately slow,...

Banana Cake

Banana Cake 1/2 Cup butter 3/4 Cup sugar 1 1/2 Cups self-raising flour 3 Bananas 2 Tablespoons milk 1 teaspoon Bi-Carb Soda 2 Eggs Cream butter and sugar; add eggs one at a time. Beat in well-mashed bananas. Sift flour and salt. Add alternately with milk in which soda...

Banana Cake with Butter-Cream Frosting

Banana Cake with Butter-Cream Frosting 2 1/2 cups (1125 ml) cake flour 1 1/4 cups (300 ml) sugar 2 cups (500 ml) well mashed, very ripe bananas 1/2 cup (125 ml) shortening (or butter) 2 eggs 2 1/2 tsp (12 ml) double acting baking powder 1 tsp (5 ml)...

Banana Caramel Crepes

Banana Caramel Crepes Makes 12 Batter: 1 1/4 cups plain flour 3 60g eggs 1 cup skim milk 1/3 cup water 10g unsalted butter, melted, for cooking Filling: 3 large or 6 small bananas Juice of 1 lemon or 1 orange Sauce: 10g unsalted butter 1/2 cup packed brown...

Banana Caramel Pie

Banana Caramel Pie 1 Banana 1 Tin of Condensed Milk 1 Bottle of fresh Cream 1 Pie Shell Place tin of Caramel into a saucepan and fill with water. Boil on medium heat (boil too high the tin will bust) for about 1hr. Pull tin out and open very...

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...

Banana Chocolate Milkshake

Banana Chocolate Milkshake 1 cup skim milk 2 Tablespoons cocoa 1/3 cup sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 medium ripe banana, sliced 8 large ice cubes In blender container pour milk. Add cocoa. Cover, blend on low speed until well mixed. Add sugar, vanilla and banana. Cover, blend until...

Banana Coconut Cheesecake

Banana Coconut Cheesecake 225g chocolate chip cookies 4 tablespoons butter 350g cream cheese 75g caster sugar 50g fresh coconut, grated 2 tablespoons coconut flavoured liqueur 2 ripe bananas 125g dark chocolate 2 1/2 teaspoons powdered gelatine 3 tablespoons water 150ml double cream Crush/process chocolate chip cookies. Melt the butter...

Banana Coconut Slice

Banana Coconut Slice 200g plain biscuits crushed 1/2 tsp ground ginger 125g butter melted 1 banana sliced to serve. Filling: 650ml full cream milk 2 x 85g pkts vanilla instant pudding mix 2 med bananas 2 tbsp lemon juice 1/4 cup coconut toasted. Line 20 cm x 30cm tin...

Banana Cookies

Banana Cookies 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 cup butter, softened 1 egg 1/2 cup sugar 2 ripe bananas, mashed 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/4 teaspoon salt 1. Preheat oven to 350ºF/180ºC. 2. Using electric mixer, beat butter and sugar until light and creamy. 3. Add in...

Banana Cream Pie

Banana Cream Pie 1 x 9-inch baked pastry shell 3 Tbsp cornstarch 1 2/3 cup water 1 can sweetened condensed milk 3 x egg yolks, beaten 2 Tbsp butter or margarine 1 tsp vanilla extract 3 med bananas lemon juice 1 pt cream # In heavy saucepan, dissolve cornstarch...

Banana Crepes

Banana Crepes Makes 6 servings 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/4 cup confectioners’ sugar 2 eggs 1 cup milk 3 tablespoons butter, melted 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup butter 1/4 cup packed brown sugar 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1/4 cup half-and-half cream...

Banana Crepes Flambé

Banana Crepes Flambé 8 crepes 2 large bananas 1/3 cup brown sugar 1/3 cup butter 1/3 cup Tia Maria Ice cream to serve Cut bananas in half crosswise, then in half lengthways. Wrap each crepe around a banana quarter. Heat butter and sugar in a pan; add crepe parcels,...

Banana Crumble

Banana Crumble # Take a banana and slice it up into an over proof bowl. # In a separate bowl, rub a small amount of butter into flour with your fingers until the mix looks like rough breadcrumbs. (The amount you use will depend on how many crumbles you...

Banana Egg (Age: 6 months +)

Banana Egg Age: 6 months + 1/2 banana 1/2 hard-boiled egg yolk This is a good way to introduce eggs into your baby’s diet. Make sure the egg is hard-cooked and use only the yolk. For the first taste, begin by mixing just a tiny amount (less then 1/4...

Banana Fritters

Photo by Alecia Banana Fritters 2 cups SR flour 1/2 teaspoons bi-carb soda 1 1/2 cups water 4 bananas flour oil for deep frying # Sift flour and bi-carb soda into bowl; add water and mix to a smooth batter. # Peel bananas, cut into three. Roll lightly in...

Banana Health Loaf

Banana Health Loaf 1 cup All Bran 1 Cup low fat milk 1 cup wholemeal self raising flour 1 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda 1/2 raw sugar 1/2 cup chopped dried apricots 1/2 cup sultanas 1/2 cup desiccated coconut 1/2 cup wheatgerm 3 bananas 2 eggs # Place All Bran...

Banana Health Loaf

Banana Health Loaf 125gm butter, soft 1/2 cup brown sugar, lightly packed 1 large egg 2 tsp lemon juice 1 cup banana, mashed 1/2 cup yoghurt 1 cup rolled oats 1 cup wholemeal self-raising flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 3/4 cup chopped dates Grease and line...

Banana Ice-Cream

Banana Ice-Cream Serves 6 to 8 3 cups milk 1 piece vanilla bean 1/2 cup sugar 3 egg yolks, beaten 1 cup cream 1/2 cup sweet sherry 2 large ripe bananas, mashed and sieved 1/3 cup ground almonds Place the milk and vanilla bean together in a small pan...

Banana Jam

Banana Jam 1/4 cup fresh lime juice 3 1/2 cups firm ripe bananas, diced 2 1/4 cups sugar 1/2 cup water Peel bananas and dice directly into lime juice. Stir with a wooden spoon. Keep stirring as you dice each banana into the lime juice to prevent darkening. Measure...

Banana Lemon Loaf

Banana Lemon Loaf 90g butter 1/4 cup brown sugar grated rind of 1 large lemon 1 large egg 2 bananas – mashed well 1 1/2 cups of SR flour salt 3/4 cup grated carrot 1/3 cup milk Icing 1 1/4 cup icing sugar 2 tsp butter 1-2 Tbsp lemon...

Banana Maple Muffins

Banana Maple Muffins 1 1/2 cups self-raising flour 1/4 tsp bicarb of soda 1/2 cup caster sugar 1 tsp grated orange rind 1/2 cup chopped pecans 3/4 cup very ripe mashed banana 1 x 200 g tub sour cream 1 egg, lightly beaten 50 g butter, melted 1/4 cup...

Banana Marshmallow

Banana Marshmallow 2 bananas 2 egg whites 2 tsp gelatine 3 Tbsp sugar 1/4 cup water Mash bananas and set aside. Combine gelatine and water. Leave to swell for 10 mins. Dissolve over hot water and keep warm. Beat egg whites until stiff peaks form. Gradually pour in gelatine...

Banana Muffins

Banana Muffins Makes 10 75g melted butter 250g self-raising flour 1 tsp baking powder half tsp bicarbonate of soda pinch of salt half tsp ground cinnamon half tsp ground nutmeg 115g caster sugar half tsp vanilla extract 2 large, ripe bananas 2 medium eggs 125ml milk 1. Heat the...

Banana Muffins

Banana Muffins 2 1/2 cups (310 g/10 oz) self raising flour 1/2 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda (baking soda) 1 teaspoon mixed spice 1/2 cup (80 g/2 2/3 oz) lightly packed brown sugar 1 1/4 cups (310 ml/10 fl oz) soy or rice milk 140g (4 1/2 oz) apricot puree...

Banana Muffins

Banana Muffins 1 1/4 cups Kellogg’s All Bran 1 cup skim milk 1 egg 1 dessert spoon honey 2 ripe mashed bananas 1/2 cup sultanas 1 cup wholemeal SR flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon mixed spice Mix All Bran and milk and let soak for 10 mins....

Banana Muffins

Banana Muffins 1 1/4 cups sugar 1/2 cup butter 2 eggs 1 teaspoon baking soda 4 tablespoons sour cream 1 cup banana, mashed 1 1/2 cups pastry or cake flour 1 teaspoon vanilla # Cream butter and sugar, add eggs, beaten very lightly, and the baking soda, dissolved in...

Banana Oatmeal Breakfast

Banana Oatmeal Breakfast 1/4 cup rolled oats 1/2 cup formula or breast milk 1/3 whole banana 1/4 cup formula or breast milk Combine oats and 1/2 cup formula. Bring to a boil, and simmer 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Meanwhile, mash banana and 1/4 cup formula. Combine banana and oatmeal...

Banana Pancakes

Banana Pancakes 1 1/2 cups (185 g / 6 oz) self-raising flour 1/2 cup (80 g / 2 2/3 oz) brown rice flour 1/3 cup (85 g / 2 3/4 oz) caster sugar 1/2 cup (140 g / 4 1/2 oz) apple puree 60 g (2 oz) milk-free margarine,...

Banana Pecan Loaf

Banana Pecan Loaf 1 3/4 cups all purpose flour 1/2 cup sugar 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 tap baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 1 cup very ripe mashed banana 1/3 cup unsweetened apple sauce 2 large egg whites 1 large egg 1/4 cup chopped pecans 1. Preheat oven to...

Banana Rice Porridge

Banana Rice Porridge 1/4 cup (20 g / 3/4 oz) rolled rice flakes cereal 1 cup (250 ml / 8 fl oz) soy or rice milk* 1 medium ripe banana, mashed 1. Put the rice flakes cereal and milk into a pan over medium heat. Stir for 5 minutes...

Banana Smoothie

Banana Smoothie 1 ripe banana 1 cup soymilk 2 teaspoons honey 1 teaspoon vanilla essence 1. Place all ingredients, except passionfruit, in a food processor or blender and process until smooth. 3. Pour into glass....

Banana Smoothie (Age: 8 Months +)

Banana Smoothie Age: 8 Months + 1 1/2 cups freshly squeezed orange juice 1 large banana Blend, strain and pour into baby’s bottle....

Banana Sorbet

Banana Sorbet 1 cup white sugar 1 cup water 1 cup mashed banana # In a small saucepan, stir together sugar and water. Bring to a boil, then remove from heat and allow to cool. # When the sugar syrup is cool, stir in bananas. Pour into a freezer...

Banana Sour Cream Cake

Banana Sour Cream Cake 1/2 cup butter 2 cup sugar 4 eggs 3 cup sifted flour 1 tsp soda 1 cup sour cream 1 tsp vanilla 4 ripe bananas, mashed 1/2 cup chopped nuts 1 cup confectioners’ sugar Juice of 2 lemons Cream shortening and sugar in bowl. Add...

Banana Splits

Banana Splits Utensils: dessert dish knife spoon measuring spoons chopping board Ingredients: 1 banana chocolate ice-cream vanilla ice-cream strawberry ice-cream crushed nuts whipped cream hundreds and thousands 3 cherries flavoured topping syrups such as: pineapple caramel strawberry chocolate Method: 1. Peel the banana, cut in half lengthwise and place...

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...

Banana Yoghurt Pops (Age: 6 months +)

Banana Yoghurt Pops Age: 6 months + 2 bananas 2 oz plain yoghurt 1/4 cup milk (soy, rice, breast milk, whole milk) Mash the bananas, mix with yoghurt, then add milk. Pour into moulds and freeze....

Banana, Blueberry and Maple Smoothie

Banana, Blueberry and Maple Smoothie Serves: 2 2 ripe bananas, peeled, coarsely chopped 150g (1 cup) frozen blueberries 4 scoops vanilla ice-cream 500ml (2 cups) chilled milk 2 Tbsp maple syrup Blueberries, extra, to serve Maple syrup, extra, to serve 1. Place the banana, blueberries, ice-cream, milk and maple...

Banana, Caramel and Walnut Syrup Cake

Banana, Caramel and Walnut Syrup Cake 3/4 cup chopped walnuts 125 g butter, softened 1/2 cup brown sugar, firmly packed 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 eggs 1 cup mashed over-ripe bananas 1 1/2 cups self raising flour 1 teaspoon bi-carb soda Caramel Sauce 1 1/2 cups brown sugar, firmly...

Banana, Carrot and Sultana Loaf

Banana, Carrot and Sultana Loaf Serves 6 1/2 cup caster sugar 3 eggs 1/2 Tbsp finely grated lemon zest 1/ 2 cup vegetable oil 1 cup wholemeal self-raising flour 1/2 cup almond meal 1 tsp bi-carbonate soda A pinch of salt 1 1/2 cups finely grated carrots 1 banana,...

Banana, Raspberry and Coconut Loaf (Thermomix)

Photo by Julie O’Malley Banana, Raspberry and Coconut Loaf (Thermomix) Butter, for greasing 280g almonds 3 bananas, (approx. 275 g) 120g caster sugar 4 eggs 70g moist coconut flakes 1 1/2 tsp Gluten Free Baking Powder 120g Fresh Raspberries 30g flaked almonds 200g pouring (whipping) cream, to serve 2 tbsp...

Banana-Apple Pancakes

Banana-Apple Pancakes 1 3/4 cups flour 1/2 cup sugar 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp cinnamon 1 cup milk of your choice 1/2 cup water 1 mashed banana 1 apple, cored and finely chopped Mix dry ingredients in a bowl, make a well then add other ingredients and mix...

Banana-Oatmeal Cereal (Age: 8 months +)

Banana-Oatmeal Cereal For 8 months and older. 1/4 cup rolled oats 1/2 cup milk or formula 1/3 cup whole banana 1/4 cup milk or formula Combine oats and 1/2 cup formula. Bring to a boil, and simmer 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Meanwhile, mash banana and 1/4 cup formula. Combine...

Banoffee Cheesecake

Photo by Mem Banoffee Cheesecake 70g unsalted butter, melted 3 tsp powdered gelatine 100g wholemeal biscuits, broken 2 eggs, separated 75g caster sugar 225g mascarpone 1 vanilla bean, split, seeds removed 300ml thick cream, whipped 2 bananas, sliced Toffee Sauce: 150ml thickened cream 75g unsalted butter 150g brown sugar...

Banoffee Pie

Photo by Mem Banoffee Pie Serves 8 Prep time 30 minutes Chilling time 2 hours 35 minutes Cooking time 30 minutes 1 1/4 cups (185g) plain flour, sifted 125g cold butter, chopped 1 tablespoon caster sugar 1 egg yolk 395g can sweetened condensed milk 60g butter, chopped 1/2 cup...

Banoffee Pies

Photo by Julie O’Malley Banoffee Pies Serves 6 1 x 250g pkt granita biscuits (Arnott’s brand) 125g butter, melted 2 bananas 1 x 300ml ctn double cream Caramel Filling: 1 x 395g can sweetened condensed milk 70g (1/3 cup, firmly packed) brown sugar 50g butter 1. Place the biscuits...

Banoffee Pies

Photo by Alecia Banoffee Pies Makes 8 250g pkt Arnott’s Granita biscuits 125g unsalted butter, melted 380g can caramel Top ‘N’ Fill 2-3 bananas 300ml thickened cream, whipped Grated dark chocolate, to garnish Lightly grease eight 10cm loose-bottomed tart pans. Place the biscuits in a food processor and pulse...

Barbecue Glaze Meatloaf

Barbecue Glaze Meatloaf 500g bacon, trimmed 1 onion, chopped 1 clove garlic, crushed 750g beef mince 250g sausage mince 1 cup fresh breadcrumbs 1/2 cup parsley, chopped 2 tablespoons rosemary leaves 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce sea salt and cracked black pepper Barbecue Glaze: 1/3 cup tomato sauce 2 tablespoons...

Barbecue Marinade

Barbecue Marinade 1 small onion, finely chopped 1 tablespoon oil 1 tablespoon clear honey 3 tablespoons tomato ketchup 2 tablespoons soy sauce 1 teaspoon smooth French mustard Mix all together....

Barbecue Steak Rolls

Barbecue Steak Rolls Serves 4 480g lean rump steak, cut into strips 2 shallots (spring/green onions), chopped 1 tsp minced garlic 2 Tbsp barbecue sauce 1 Tbsp soy sauce 8 sheets filo pastry 1. Preheat an oven to 190C. Coat an oven tray with cooking spray. 2. Heat a...

Barbecued Bananas

Barbecued Bananas 4 bananas 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1 cup brown sugar 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 2 cups vanilla ice cream Preheat grill for low heat. Halve each of the bananas lengthwise, then width wise. Sprinkle bananas with lemon juice. In a small bowl, mix together the brown sugar...

Barbecued Barramundi

Barbecued Barramundi 4 Fillets of barramundi, preferably still with skin on Baste: 2 tablespoons melted butter Juice of 1 lime 2 tablespoons freshly chopped basil 1/2 clove garlic crushed Salt and freshly grated pepper Melt butter and combine with other baste ingredients. Baste the barramundi fillets with some of...

Barbecued Chicken

Barbecued Chicken Serves 4 4 skinless, single, chicken breast fillets (125g each) Sauce: 1/4 cup no-added-salt tomato sauce 3 tablespoons cider vinegar 1 tablespoon horseradish cream 2 teaspoons firmly packed dark brown sugar 1 clove garlic, crushed 1/2 teaspoon fresh thyme or 1/8 teaspoon dried thyme 1/4 teaspoon black...

Barbecued Pork Spare Ribs

Barbecued Pork Spare Ribs 1 kg pork spare ribs 4 Tablespoons barbecue sauce 4 Tablespoons honey 4 Tablespoons brown vinegar 1 Tablespoon chilli sauce 1/4 teaspoon five spice powder 1/3 cup sherry 2 Tablespoons soy sauce 1 clove garlic, crushed 2.5cm (1″) piece ginger, grated 1. Put spare ribs...

Barbeque Greek Chicken

Barbeque Greek Chicken Serves 4 1 x no. 16 chicken, dissected (or use chicken pieces) 2 lemons or limes, sliced 1/4 cup olive oil juice of 2 lemons 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley 4 cloves garlic, crushed 1. Place chicken into a shallow dish. Top with lemon slices. 2....

Barbequed Kangaroo Loin On Warm Vegie Salad

Barbequed Kangaroo Loin On Warm Vegie Salad 2 kangaroo fillets 1 red capsicum 1 zucchini 1 clove garlic 1 Spanish onion 1 small egg plant 6 mushrooms olive oil balsamic vinegar salt and pepper 1. Salt, pepper and lightly oil the fillets. 2. Dice the onion and garlic. 3....

Barbequed Zucchini Trout

Barbequed Zucchini Trout Serves 4 8 Long green shallot tops 4 rainbow trout 1 Tbsp oil Stuffing: 5g butter 1 1/2 cups grated zucchini 3/4 cup dry breadcrumbs 1 Tbsp mayonnaise 2 Tbsp sliced stuffed olives Cover shallots with boiling water; allow to stand for 30 seconds then drain....

Barley and Vegetable Chunky Soup

Barley and Vegetable Chunky Soup 1 leek chopped 1 onion diced 1 carrot diced 1 zucchini diced 2 sticks of celery chopped 1/2 cup diced pumpkin 1/4 cup barley (pre boiled for 30 mins) approx 800ml of vegetable or chicken stock 2 tablespoons of tomato paste 1 tablespoon of...

Barley Pilau

Barley Pilau 1 1/2 cups dried sliced Chinese mushrooms 8 spring onions, trimmed and sliced 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 tablespoon fresh ginger, grated 1 teaspoon sichuan peppercorns, crushed 1 1/2 cups pearled barley 3 cups vegetable stock 2 choy sum (Chinese broccoli), cut into 5cm lengths Salt to...

Barley Soup with Sugared Parsnips

Barley Soup with Sugared Parsnips 1 cup/200g pearl barley 8 cups chicken stock 2 tablespoons oil 2 large onions, finely chopped 4 garlic cloves, crushed 2 medium carrots, sliced 2 medium (400g) potatoes, peeled and chopped 2 celery sticks, sliced 2 bay leaves, halved 3/4 cup milk Pepper and...

Barramundi Baked in a Bag with Thai Flavours

Barramundi Baked in a Bag with Thai Flavours Serves 1 1 x 200g barramundi fillet, skin-on 1/2 lime, sliced thinly 1 Tablespoon finely diced lemongrass 1 kaffir lime leaf, shredded 1/2 fresh long red chilli, chopped 2 Tablespoons coconut cream 100g yellow beans, trimmed 1/4 cup coriander leaves 1....

Barramundi In Sian Spiced Coconut Milk

Barramundi in Sian Spiced Coconut Milk Serves: 4 4 barramundi, sea bass, grouper or tilapia fillets (each 6 to 8 ounces and about 3/4 inch thick), checked over for bones 1 shallot, large, finely chopped 3 clove garlic, minced 2 stalk lemongrass, fresh, trimmed and minced 1 piece galangal,...

Basic Aioli

Basic Aioli 1 egg yolk 1 tsp Dijon mustard 1/2 – 1 cup olive oil salt and pepper to taste Separate the egg yolk from the white. Add mustard to yolk. Begin beating with a whisk. SLOWLY add the olive oil in a drizzle until completely incorporated. Salt and...

Basic Baby Beef Stew (Age: 6 months +)

Basic Baby Beef Stew Age: 6 months + 1 small potato 1 small carrot 1 small piece pumpkin 3 broccoli or cauliflower florets homemade beef stock or water, to cover 1 teaspoon tomato paste 1 small clove of garlic, crushed 100g minced lean beef 1 teaspoon chopped fresh parsley...

Basic Cheesecake

Basic Cheesecake 375g ricotta 375g cream cheese 1 1/3 cup caster sugar 3 eggs 1 tbsp finely grated lemon rind 1 tsp vanilla extract Base: 125g shortbread biscuits 1/2 cup almond meal 45g butter, melted 1. Preheat the oven to 140 C. To make the base, process the biscuits...

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...

Basic Creamy Sauce for Vol-au-vents

Basic Creamy Sauce for Vol-au-vents 60g butter 2 Tbsp plain flour 1/3 cup milk 1/4 cup dry white wine 1/3 cup cream 1 Tbsp mayonnaise 2 tsp chopped parsley salt, pepper Melt butter in pan, add flour, cook few minutes, stirring. Remove from heat, stir in milk, blend until...

Basic Crepes

Basic Crepes 1/2 cup plain flour 2 tsp caster sugar 1 cup milk 2 eggs, lightly beaten 1 tsp vanilla essence 1. Place flour, sugar, milk, eggs and essence in food processor or blender. Process for 15 seconds or until ingredients are combined and batter is free of lumps....

Basic Frittata

Basic Frittata 4 toddler Serves 1 tablespoon olive oil 300g small zucchini (thinly sliced) 4 eggs, lightly beaten 100ml full cream milk Pepper 1. Heat the oil in a heavy-based frying pan and sauté the zucchini over a low heat for about 10-15 mins, or until soft. 2. Mix...

Basic Gravy

Basic Gravy Any favourite herbs can be added; basil, oregano etc. For extra colour, 1 tablespoon tomato paste can be added with the stock. Serves approx 6. 3 1/2 cups beef stock 4 tablespoons plain flour salt pepper 1. Remove roast meat from baking dish; keep warm. Place baking...

Basic Herb and Cheese Omelette

Basic Herb and Cheese Omelette Serves 1 2 free-range eggs 1 Tbsp water Salt and ground black pepper, to taste 10g (2 tsp) butter 1 1/2 Tbsp chopped fresh curly parsley 1 Tbsp chopped fresh chives 20g (1/4 cup) finely shredded Colby cheese 1. Measure and prepare all your...

Basic Lemonade

Basic Lemonade 3 1/2 cups Water 1 cup Fresh squeezed Lemon juice* 1/2-1 cup Granulated sugar (to taste) Mix water and lemon juice, dissolving the sugar into the mixture. Chill. Serve in a beautiful pitcher, garnish with lemon slices. Serve over ice. * about 4-6 large lemons...

Basic Lemonade Syrup Base

Basic Lemonade Syrup Base 1 1/2 cups Sugar 1/2 cup Boiling water Zest of 1 lemon 1 1/2 cups Lemon juice Dissolve sugar into boiling water, turn off. Add zest and lemon juice. Refrigerate in jar or covered container. To use: Mix 1/4 cup syrup base to 3/4 cup...

Basic Mayonnaise

Basic Mayonnaise Makes about 1 cup 2 egg yolks 1 Tbsp lemon juice or white wine vinegar 1/2 tsp salt 200m1 olive oil White pepper, for seasoning 1. Place the egg yolks into a medium mixing bowl. Add the lemon juice or white wine vinegar and salt, then stir...

Basic Meatloaf

Basic Meatloaf 1 grated carrot 1 small onion grated 2 teaspoons of mixed herbs 500 grams sausage or chicken mince 1 egg 1 cup of half cooked rice Mix all together and press into a loaf tin. Cover with foil and bake for about 1 hour on 180 C....

Basic Pancakes

Basic Pancakes 2 cups flour 3 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 1/4 cup sugar 2 eggs 2 tbsp oil 1 cup milk Sift dry ingredients in bowl and stir in liquid ingredients with wire whisk or spoon until mixed. Do not beat. Rub griddle or fry pan with...