30 December 2017

our favourite: festive drinks

​Celebrate Christmas and party all summer long with our pick of the season’s coolest drinks. From, watermelon and mint to lemongrass and cucumber, these winning combinations are perfect for the festive season!

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29 December 2017

Our favourite: party snacks

Whether you’re hosting a lunch or heading out to a barbeque, impress your guests with everything from arancini meatballs and char-grilled chicken wings to crunchy quinoa and thyme tofu chips this party season.  

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26 December 2017

Our favourite: Summer salads

  • Our favourite: Summer salads

    Start the season off right with some of our staple summer salads, sure to be on high rotation as the temperature rises and cool breezes become a distant memory.


  • Almond milk-poached chicken salad resize

    Whip up this quick and easy almond milk-poached chicken salad for a no-fuss, protein packed lunch fit for the summer months.


  • Apple fig salad goats curd

    Tossed in a creamy goat’s curd dressing and topped with warm walnuts, this super simple apple and fig salad is the ultimate crowd pleaser.


  • Broccoli broad bean and cucumber tabouli with creamy hummus dressing

    Whether served as a side or as wholesome lunch, this broccoli, broad bean and cucumber tabouli complete with a creamy hummus dressing and is the perfect solution to a busy summer’s day.


  • GRILLED CHICKEN AND WATERCRESS SALAD with tahini and watercress dressing

    Fresh, light and esthetically pleasing, the warm slivers of grilled chicken are complimented perfectly by the crunch of the watercress and the creaminess of the tahini dressing.


  • Corn and cucumber salad

    Fit for a summer barbecue, this corn and cucumber salad with a side of cracked freekeh is perfect for entertaining.


  • Mediterranean cucumber salad

    Make like a mediterranean this summer and serve this super simple yet satisfying salad, perfect for a day by the pool or a picnic by the beach.


  • Quinoa and asparagus salad

    Generously drizzled in a pomegranate dressing, this quinoa and asparagus salad is wholesome, satisfying and seriously simple.


  • Nori prawn salad with broccolini

    Thrown together in a bowl, tossed and ready to go, this bright, colorful and mouthwatering salad is set to serve in next to no time.

From apple and fig complete with creamy goat’s curd to grilled chicken and watercress drizzled in a tahini dressing, these salads are fit for those sizzling summer days - just click on each image for the recipe.

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23 December 2017

our favourite: festive sides

Bring a little magic to your festive table with these stunning sides for your guests to share. They complement the big dishes and help to create a truly memorable feast! 

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22 December 2017

Our favourite: Festive meringues

It just wouldn’t be Christmas without a pav! So here’s our favourite meringue recipes designed to impress and guaranteed to melt in your mouth!

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21 December 2017

Our favourite: Festive roast potatoes

Spin the classic spud on its head and ring in the festive season with these versatile potato recipes! From fresh seafood to traditional turkey, these hearty and wholesome sides will compliment each and every main.

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20 December 2017

Our favourite: Festive gingerbread

​Deck the halls with our picture-perfect gingerbread decorations — from Christmas tree ornaments to wreaths and table arrangements, these scrumptious treats will have you feeling festive in no time!

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19 December 2017

Our Favourite: festive salads

A summery festive season is the best time for using all the beautiful, natural produce. Adding some fresh and crisp elements to any Christmas feast will give it the perfect balance!

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17 December 2017

best ever: iced coffee treats

When the sun is scorching sometimes you need a coffee and a cool treat, simultaneously. A great iced coffee is a delicious afternoon pick-me-up but it doesn’t stop there. We’ve created a collection of our favourite icy-cool coffee treats made using Nespresso’s Limited Edition coffees, Leggero on Ice and Intenso on Ice!                                                                            

                                                                        In association with Nespresso

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17 December 2017

Our favourite: christmas puddings

It’s time to get preparations rolling for this year’s Christmas pudding, cake or even mince pies. The most indulgent dried fruit mixtures have the luxury of time to mature and let the flavours intensify - so let’s get started!  

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16 December 2017

Our favourite: Christmas mains

‘Tis the season to impress your guests with one of these delicious festive birds! Get inspired this Christmas with everything from a sage-infused turkey breast to a decadent herb and sherry stuffed chicken.

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15 December 2017

Our favourite: Festive trifles

  • Our favourite: festive trifles

    Christmas calls for a little indulgence so make the most of the festive season and treat yourself to one of our delicious and decadent trifles.


  • Chocolate and mulberry trifle cakes

    These gorgeous single-serve trifle cakes drizzled in liqueur, filled with mulberry jelly and coated in a cream-based icing make for the ultimate combination of mouthwatering flavours.


  • Gingerbread, sherry caramel trifle

    The layers of gingerbread cake are a perfect match for the sherry-based jelly and gorgeous swirls of dulce de leche, it’s the perfect festive treat.


  • Individual ginger and caramel trifles with almond praline

    Impress your guests with these rich and decadent ginger and caramel trifles, finished with a sprinkling of sweet almond praline.


  • Raspberry and white chocolate trifle

    The silky smooth texture of the mascarpone cream combined with sponge fingers and oh-so-sweet jelly make for the perfect Christmas trifle, top with fresh raspberries and serve.


  • Peach and slow gin jelly trifle

    An absolute show stopper, this trifle is complete with slices of peach effortlessly suspended in a sloe gin jelly, layered with meringue and topped with cream.


  • PROFITEROLE, WHISKEY AND MAPLE TRIFLE

    This profiterole and maple whiskey syrup trifle topped with delicate nests of sweet, crunchy toffee looks almost too good to eat!


  • Raspberry and chocolate frozen trifle

    With layers of chocolate cake, ganache, sweet sherry flavored vanilla ice cream, raspberry sorbet and meringue icing — this frozen trifle is the perfect dessert for a sunny Christmas feast.


  • Strawberry and vanilla macaron trifle

    Melt-in-your mouth macarons and fresh strawberries suspended in jelly — what’s not to love? This trifle will have your guests asking for seconds before they’ve even finished their first serve!

Ring in the festive season with our selection of the perfect Christmas trifles - just click on each image for the recipe. 

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14 December 2017

our favourite: edible gifts

​Impress your friends this festive season and gift them the perfect Christmas treat! Who wouldn’t be happy with homemade spiced star cookies or a handful of classic vanilla caramels? Yum!

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13 December 2017

our favourite: christmas hams

A perfect, glistening ham is a Christmas must-have, so choose from one of our simple cheat’s glazes to make your ham the star of the show.

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02 December 2017

Our Favourite: Festive treats

Take your festive baking up a notch with the addition of Cobram Estate’s Australian Ultra Premium extra virgin olive oil - flavoursome recipes fit for entertaining!

                                              In collaboration with Cobram Estate

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