Barbecues

Barbecuing vs Grilling: What’s the Difference?

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One thing that Aussies are super passionate about is their love for barbecues. It’s not just about the food, too. Families relish the idea of gathering during weekends around their barbecue or grill, with mugs of beer in tow. One thing that many people are confused about, though, is the difference between the two. Despite […]

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Summer Food Ideas: Prawn, Mango and Avocado Salad

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Whether you’re thinking of adding a light touch to your summer BBQ or whipping up a quick dinner for the family, you can never go wrong with a simple – but justifiably sumptuous – prawn salad. This prawn, mango and avocado salad recipe has seen a multitude of variations, from the choice of prawns (some […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | Summer Food Ideas: Prawn, Mango and Avocado Salad

How to Celebrate Australia Day!

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Aussie! Aussie! Aussie! Oi! Oi! Oi! The ways to celebrate Australia Day are as diverse as the citizens that comprise this great nation. Whatever your poison may be, be it a barbecue with friends, a day at the beach, a lazy day at home or drinks at a pub, there are plenty of ways to […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | How to Celebrate Australia Day!

Spicy Roast Chicken Drumsticks

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This Spicy Roast Chicken Drumsticks recipe is a great one to have in your arsenal year round! Whether served on a hot summers day with salad, or on a chilly winter evening with roast vegetables, this tasty chicken drumsticks recipe will go down a treat! They are also incredibly delicious served cold at a picnic! […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | Spicy Roast Chicken Drumsticks

How To Make Homemade Sushi!

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Are you a sushi lover that hasn’t quite mastered the art of making them yourself? Then this is the blog for you. A traditional Japanese cuisine that has made a splash in Australia over the past couple of decades, sushi is loved for its fresh (classically raw) ingredients that combine tantalisingly with vinegared-rice before being […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | How To Make Homemade Sushi!

Homemade Chunky Chips!

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Homemade Chunky Chips are a healthier oven-baked take on a deep-fried classic! The thick-cut potato chips (or “fries”) are fantastic for both main meals or as a starter and when paired with your choice of dipping sauce (we love these with aioli!) or just as is, you’ll love their crisp, fresh flavour. The trick to successfully […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | Homemade Chunky Chips!

How To Cook The Perfect BBQ Steak

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Barbecue steak is inarguably one of the most popular and favoured dishes amongst meat lovers. But whilst many can easily indulge themselves in a tender, juicy steak, not everyone has the skill (and yes, the courage) to cook a wonderful steak on the grill. One reason is that cooking the perfect BBQ steak requires some […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | How To Cook The Perfect BBQ Steak

Paprika and Garlic Prawns Skewers with Aioli

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Give your favourite grilled prawns an exciting twist through this easy-to-follow Smoky Paprika and Garlic Prawns Skewers recipe. This dish of delectable prawns marinated with garlic, lemon zest and smoked paprika is an absolute delight to satisfy your barbecue cravings! Served with aioli, these garlic prawn skewers can make a winning appetiser or main course.

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | Paprika and Garlic Prawns Skewers with Aioli

Corn Fritters!

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Corn Fritters are very easy to make, quick to cook and go down well as a vegetarian alternative to meat patties or as simply a tasty little appetiser or finger food to serve guests. It pairs fantastically with cheese, salsa’s, avocado and plenty of other fresh ingredients. This recipe makes 12 generous fritters, but can […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | Corn Fritters!

Easy and Zesty Guacamole

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Recipes don’t come easier than this Zesty Guacamole recipe. Ready in under 10 minutes, guacamole is a crowd pleasing dip-style dish that can be served on its own with tortilla chips, as a filling for tacos, in place of sour cream for nachos, as a spread on some crackers or really whatever comes to mind. […]

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A Pinch of This, a Dash of That | Easy and Zesty Guacamole