In Season • January

Happy New Year! | For me, summer is all about barbecues and salads for weeknight meals. It’s also a month for entertaining, so I’ll be using some of the fabulous seasonal produce available to make some easy party dishes. Of course, January also includes Australia Day, where we get to celebrate everything this wonderful country has to offer, including of course our brilliant food!

January | vegetables & herbs

  • Asparagus
  • Avocado
  • Basil
  • Capsicum
  • Celery
  • Corn
  • Chives
  • Coriander
  • Cucumber
  • Eggplant
  • Garlic
  • Green beans
  • Lettuce
  • Mint Onion
  • Oregano
  • Peas
  • Potato
  • Radish
  • Sage
  • Snow peas
  • Spinach
  • Squash
  • Sugar Snap Peas
  • Tarragon
  • Thyme
  • Tomato
  • Zucchini

January | fruit

  • Apricot
  • Banana
  • Blackberry
  • Blueberry
  • Cherry
  • Grapes
  • Honeydew
  • Lychee
  • Mango
  • Nectarine
  • Peach
  • Pineapple
  • Plum
  • Raspberries
  • Rockmelon
  • Starfruit
  • Strawberry
  • Tamarillo
  • Watermelon
raw apricot balls DessertsRecipes
July 16, 2018

Raw Apricot Balls

Raw Apricot Balls Makes 12 balls Prep time = 15 mins Raw Apricot Balls | these will store for several weeks in the fridge in an airtight container. (more…)
Spaghetti with mussels and chilli Fish & SeafoodPastaRecipes
July 16, 2018

Spaghetti with mussels and chilli

Spaghetti with mussels and chilli Serves 4 Prep time = 15 mins Cooking time = 15 mins Spaghetti with mussels and chilli | serve to the middle of the table in the pan with…
beef bourguignon BeefRecipes
July 16, 2018

Beef Bourguignon

Beef Bourguignon Serves 6 Prep time = 30 mins Cooking time = 2.5 hours Beef Bourguignon | If you can’t buy pearl or pickling onions, buy the smallest brown onions you can find, peel and halve. If…
Falafel RecipesVegetables
February 26, 2018

Falafel

Falafel Makes 14 Falafel | hot, freshly made falafel are one of the great joys. Eat them in a wrap with hommous and tabouleh, or enjoy them as part of…
Flourless chocolate cake CakesRecipes
February 26, 2018

Flourless chocolate cake

Flourless chocolate cake Serves 12 Prep time = 20 mins Cooking time = 45 mins Flourless chocolate cake | this cake is dense, moist and delicious with a delicate, almost meringue-like crust. (more…)
Beef Wellington BeefRecipes
February 26, 2018

Beef Wellington

Beef Wellington Serves 4 Prep time = 45 mins Cooking time = 35 mins Beef Wellington | this classic never grows old. If you want to make your own rough puff pastry go ahead,…
Massaman Beef BeefRecipes
February 26, 2018

Massaman Beef

Massaman Beef Serves 4 Prep + Cooking time = 2.5 hours Massaman Beef | This is quite a spicy version of this soft, rich curry. For a milder version reduce the curry paste.…
Burning noodles with prawns Fish & SeafoodRecipes
February 25, 2018

Burning noodles with prawns

Burning noodles with prawns Serves 4 Prep time = 15 mins Cooking time = 15 mins Burning noodles with prawns | this recipe includes a garnish of crispy fried garlic which is generally available…