Almond Chocolate and Almond Vanilla-Cardamom Biscuits – Gluten-Free Sugar-Free

Gluten-Free Sugar-Free Chocolate Biscuits Having become, much to my own surprise, more interested in gluten-free sugar-free nutrition, I discovered what all the people who absolutely need to avoid these foods have to contend with, and just how difficult it is to find yummy treats. In the end I created my own and have experimented until […]

Bacon & Egg Savouries to Die For

Bacon & Egg Savouries to Die For - Photo Theresa Sjoquist

Bacon & Egg Savouries are not standard anywhere in the world. This version will impress your guests and make you look like a kitchen magician. Bacon & Egg Savouries are a wonderful lightish snack to take the edge off your hunger, or as a party finger food, or served piping hot from the oven instead […]

Devilish Egg Spread or Party Dip

Devilish Eggs - Photo Theresa Sjoquist

Devilish Egg Spread recipe for sandwiches, party dips or as a base for fancy hamburgers.   Devilish Eggs – Photo Theresa Sjoquist Devilish egg spread is a versatile, cheap, tasty filling for sandwiches, as well as a base flavour in smart hamburgers with a little smeared on each of the top and bottom buns instead […]

Vegetarian Spiced Kumara (Sweet Potato) & Feta Patties

Vegetarian Spiced Kumara and Feta cheese patties served with mango chutney and avocado - Photo Theresa Sjoquist

Vegetarian Spiced Kumara (Sweet Potato) & Feta Patties Delicious vegetarian, very filling, sweet potato and feta cheese patties served with sliced avocado, and mango chutney – comfort food to die for! In New Zealand, Kumara is the traditional sweet potato and my preference, but any sweet potato will work. If you are not a vegetarian, […]

Vegetarian Spicy Lima Bean Hotpot

Vegetarian Spicy Bean Hotpot - Photo Theresa Sjoquist

Vegetarian spicy lima bean hotpot  is a one pot meal that will fill meat-eaters no trouble, and satisfy their taste buds – nutritious, easy, healthy. When I want a vegetarian meal, I usually turn to beans for their versatility and their protein content. Beans have the advantage too, of reducing cholesterol. Not only are they […]