Recipes

Shrimp Avocado Garlic Bread

Shrimp Avocado Garlic Bread

INGREDIENTS 1 loaf ciabatta (or sourdough) bread, cut into 1cm slices 1/3 cup garlic butter Garlic Shrimp: 2 teaspoons garlic, minced 1 teaspoon sweet paprika Juice of half a lemon (about 1-2 tablespoons) 1 pound (500g) shrimp, no tail, peeled and deveined 1/4 cup fresh parsley, finely chopped Avocado Salad: Cooked shrimp (see above) 1 avocado, cubed 1 cup grape (or cherry) tomatoes, halved Juice of half […]

Crescent Roll Sausage Bake

Crescent Roll Sausage Bake

INGREDIENTS 2 packages Jimmy Dean Pork Sausage crumbles 8 oz. cream cheese 2 packages crescent rolls INSTRUCTIONS Preheat oven to 375. Place sausage crumbles and cream cheese in a medium pot and cook on low heat until combined and warm. Unroll crescent roll dough onto […]

Low Carb Pancakes

Low Carb Pancakes

INGREDIENTS 2 large eggs 1 tablespoon water 2 oz cream cheese, cubed 2/3 cup almond flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon Sweetleaf – stevia sweetener (or 2 tablespoons regular sugar) butter and syrup (sugar free syrup for […]

Mango & Pineapple Tropical Slushies

Mango & Pineapple Tropical Slushies

INGREDIENTS 1 1/2 cup diced Mango frozen 1 1/2 cup diced Pineapple frozen 1 cup Pineapple Juice Maraschino Cherries for garnish INSTRUCTIONS Put item in blender and run until smooth. Pour into glasses and garnish with cherries.

LAKSA NOODLE SOUP

LAKSA NOODLE SOUP

INGREDIENTS Chilli Paste (Note 1) 1 tbsp Sriracha sauce 1 tbsp minced chili from jar or paste , or more Sriracha 1 tbsp vegetable oil (any plain oil) 1/2 tsp sugar 1 1/2 tsp Laksa paste (Note 4) 1 1/2 tsp soy sauce 1/2 garlic clove , minced Chicken Stock 2 cups (500 ml) chicken stock / broth 1 cup (250 ml) water 2 large […]

LAMB SHAWARMA CHICKPEA SOUP

LAMB SHAWARMA CHICKPEA SOUP

INGREDIENTS Spices: 2 tsp EACH cumin powder , coriander, paprika 1 tsp cardamon powder (can omit if you don’t have) ¼ tsp cinnamon powder ½ tsp cayenne pepper (adjust to taste) 1/2 tsp black pepper 1 tsp salt Soup: 2 tbsp olive oil 2 garlic cloves , minced 1 onion , finely chopped 500 g / 1 lb lamb mince (ground lamb, or beef) (Note 1) 2 tbsp tomato paste […]

RESTAURANT STYLE CHINESE BROCCOLI WITH OYSTER SAUCE

RESTAURANT STYLE CHINESE BROCCOLI WITH OYSTER SAUCE

INGREDIENTS 1/2 large or 1 small bunch Chinese broccoli (gai lan/kai lan) 1/2 tsp corn flour / corn starch 2 tbsp water 2 tbsp oyster sauce 2 tsp soy sauce 1 tbsp Chinese cooking wine (see notes) 1/2 tsp sesame oil 1/2 tbsp vegetable oil (or canola or peanut) 1/2 tsp sugar 1 clove minced garlic 1 tsp fresh ginger , minced or julienned INSTRUCTIONS Trim the ends of the […]

LEMON POTATO SALAD

LEMON POTATO SALAD

INGREDIENTS 1 kg / 2 lb baby potatoes (Note 1) 2 tbsp salt (for water) 1 cup green onions , sliced 1/4 cup parsley , finely chopped Dressing: 5 tbsp / 75 ml extra virgin olive oil 1/4 cup / 65 ml lemon juice 1 tbsp lemon zest (1 large lemon) 1 garlic clove, large, minced 1 tsp Dijon mustard 1.5 tsp sugar 3/4 tsp salt 1/2 tsp black pepper […]

VANILLA SPONGE CAKE

VANILLA SPONGE CAKE

INGREDIENTS 225 g / 2 sticks unsalted butter , cut into 8 pieces and softened Wet: 4 large eggs (55 – 65g / 2 – 2.5 oz each), at room temperature 1⁄2 cup / 125 ml milk (whole or low fat, not no fat), room temperature 2 tsp vanilla extract Dry: 1 3/4 […]

Hamburger Steak And Gravy With Mushroom Gravy

Hamburger Steak And Gravy With Mushroom Gravy

INGREDIENTS Hamburger Steaks 1 1/4 pounds ground beef (85% lean) 2 tsp Worcestershire sauce 2 tsp Mc Cormicks Montreal Steak Seasoning 1/4 cup crushed pork rinds* (or 1/4 cup breadcrumbs if not low carb) 1/4 cup heavy cream 1 tbsp fresh minced parsley 1 tsp oil salt and pepper Mushroom and Onion Gravy Recipe 1/4 cup diced onions 8 oz sliced button mushrooms 1/4 cup water 1/3 cup heavy […]