Revamp those Christmas left-overs

Posted on Dec 25, 2016 in Blog, News | No Comments
Revamp those Christmas left-overs

Christmas cooking quantities are cause of considerable consternation. Before the big day you’re asking, “Is this enough?” as you picture hungry great-aunts and hollow-legged teens looking askance at empty platters. Afterwards, you realise there was way too much food (just like there was last year and the year before that). Now, it’s all about what […]

Bûche de Nöel Recipe

Bûche de Nöel Recipe

Ingredients Cake 4 eggs 120 grams caster sugar 60 grams plain flour 60 grams corn flour or potato starch 20 grams cocoa powder 4 tablespoons apricot or berry jam, warmed until runny 1 tsp vanilla paste Buttercream 120 grams icing sugar 20 grams cocoa 250 grams unsalted butter, softened 60 grams milk   Method 1. […]

11 delicious no-cook plates to bring to a party

Posted on Dec 13, 2016 in Blog, News | No Comments
11 delicious no-cook plates to bring to a party

It’s on. That party, the picnic, that “we have to catch up” get together. Yes, you’re looking forward to it – except for one thing. There’s that scary question you have to ask: “What can I bring?” There’s a danger that they won’t say, “Bring a few beers or some wine.” What if they say, […]

Spicy Peach and Mango Jam Glazed Ham recipe

Posted on Nov 23, 2015 in Blog, Recipes, Thermomix | No Comments
Spicy Peach and Mango Jam Glazed Ham recipe

You may have realised that Christmas is around the corner. Don’t panic! I’ve been working on a delicious Thermomix Spicy Peach and Mango Jam Glazed Ham and I’m delighted to share the recipe here. Spicy Peach and Mango Jam Glazed Ham Ingredients 1 ham on the bone 500 g fresh peaches 20 g fresh ginger, peeled 1 tsp Sichuan peppercorns 2 star anise 1 tsp […]

My Christmas Menu

Posted on Dec 16, 2014 in Blog, Thermomix | 2 Comments
My Christmas Menu

I just got off the phone from a Christmas lunch menu-planning session with my mum. We are a hybrid Jewish atheist family and our Christmas lunch is a pretty relaxed affair with family, a few ring-ins and a couple of hopeful dogs. This year we’ll number about 20, and if the weather is nice we’ll […]