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17 July, 2015

Fresh Crayfish

Fresh Crayfish
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We had a week away in Akaroa recently, and enjoyed trying the cafes and restaurants there. On the way home we decided to stop at Nin’s Bin on the Kaikoura Coast, selling freshly caught crayfish. We chose a cold cooked cray that had been caught and cooked that day. Once home, I got some de
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15 February, 2013

Marlborough Wine & Food Festival

Marlborough Wine & Food Festival
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Last weekend was the Marlbrough Wine & Food Festival, this year there was a greater focus on food with a Culinary Pavilion, part of which was cooking demos.  The first one we saw was the three Masterchef winners: Brett McGregor, Nadia Lim, and Chelsea Winter making recipes from Regal Salmon.  They all looked and smelt
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7 February, 2013

Fresh Salmon on the BBQ

Fresh Salmon on the BBQ
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One of the advantages of living in Marlborough is the beautiful fresh salmon that is so easily accessible.  Our local butcher had fresh salmon in last week so I picked up a beautiful piece for dinner. First I marinated it in: 50ml local olive oil 50ml verjuice 2 cloves local garlic, crushed 1 tsp dried basil
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13 April, 2011

Weekend

Weekend
Comments : 1 Posted in : Baking, Chicken, Desserts, Fruit, Seafood, Soups on by : admin

The weekend started out on Friday – with a Brownie Bakeoff at work.  I’d organised it because I’m sure MY brownie recipe is the best!  But I guess it is all down to personal taste in the end.  I made Strawberries and White Chocolate Brownies. Cream 100gm unsalted butter and 1 1/4 cup sugar until
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