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Raspberry & White Chocolate Blondie: Gluten free or not…

Raspberry & White Chocolate Blondie: Gluten free or not…

Raspberry & White Chocolate Blondie: Gluten free or not… It’s the most popular slice, this Raspberry & White Chocolate Blondie. We always make ours gluten free…it just covers more bases that way. Plus it’s really easy! We made it for the fabulous Sketchbook Stories Art Workshop last

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Raspberry & Lime Risotto, for breakfast or dessert.

Raspberry & Lime Risotto, for breakfast or dessert.

Raspberry & Lime Risotto, for breakfast or dessert. This all depends on what time you serve it, & with which accompaniment. A generous dollop of silken Greek yoghurt or a scoop of creamy vanilla bean ice-cream. Honey ice-cream works well too. And maybe some toasted almonds. It

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The 3 top secrets to awesome lasagne!

The 3 top secrets to awesome lasagne!

Lasagne! The 3 top secrets to awesome lasagne! Tonight we need something hearty & substantial, healthy & scrumptious. Something quick & easy, comforting & warm. And besides, it’s the birthday boys favourite, requested. So here we have the secrets to awesome lasagne! With a bit of prep

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Mid-Week Meal Ideas! Tarts…

Mid-Week Meal Ideas! Tarts…

Mid-Week Meal Ideas! Tarts…of many kinds! Mid-week meal ideas! Re-post…by request (thankyou ladies :)) Hey guys, we’ve been pretty quiet on the recipe-posting front lately. Sorry…been a bit pre-occupied with the new site development & the Seven Saucy Secrets recipe book coming soon. It’s a bit exciting, (& totally

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Sure Shots. Creamy Garlic Prawns.

Sure Shots. Creamy Garlic Prawns.

Sure Shots. Creamy Garlic Prawns. There is no real recipe for this but we have had many requests on how to make what we had for dinner last night. It was very yummy….& every now & then you just have to treat yourself. It’s also very quick

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Sure Shots. Mint Julep.

Sure Shots. Mint Julep.

Sure Shots. Mint Julep. Oh my goodness! It is so flippin’ hot here in Queensland!!! Humid before more storms. I’m off to make ice cold, gorgeous refreshing Mint Juleps all round….I may or may not add a drop of vodka :)) Mint Julep: Pineapple juice, crushed ice,

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Sure Shots. Ravioli.

Sure Shots. Ravioli.

Sure Shots. Ravioli. How’s this for a quick idea for handmade ravioli? Use wonton wrappers, store-bought, already cut to size. Choose your own filling (perhaps a ricotta mix? or minced meat?)… wet edges, add flavours, press out air, & seal. Steam, boil, or pan-sear. Add your best complimentary

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Top Tips for Deep Dish Pie Baking.

Top Tips for Deep Dish Pie Baking.

Top Tips for Deep Dish Pie Baking. Last weekend we catered for a gorgeous simple vintage wedding. In a quaint little country village hall. With hessian runners, fresh green vines, lovingly hand-made details, & an everybody home-to-the-farmhouse feel. Lots of warmth & laughter, good music & dancing,

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Soup. Simple Sustenance.

Soup. Simple Sustenance.

Soup. Simple sustenance for the soul. Well for sick people anyway… This week I happen to have 2 friends who are distressed, for one reason or another. One has had a sudden tragic death in the family. One is bed-ridden with herself & a child to feed.

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Slow-Cooking Tips…

Slow-Cooking Tips…

Slow-Cooking Tips: Just before we stash our slow-cookers away for yet another year, let’s wrap it up with a few hints & lessons learnt with this style of cooking. And a recipe or two… This is the shoulder season where, along with the warming of the days

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