Show us yer Mushroom Kit!

Watching these mushrooms grow is amazing! It’s starts off about the size of a pencil eraser poking it’s way through the lid … then within a couple of days there’s a fountain of mushrooms exploding from the cup, it’s crazy! We want to see how your Mushroom Kits are growing. Take daily snaps and post […]

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Mushroom Pasta Sauce

Ingredients 350 g Fresh White Mushrooms (Oyster, Field or Button) 225 g Fresh Shiitake Mushrooms 3 Tbsp Extra virgin olive oil 115 g Chopped Onion 1 Tbsp Finely chopped garlic 2 Tbsp Chopped Italian parsley Salt 25 g Cold unsalted butter 100 ml Double cream Freshly ground black pepper, to taste 100 g Freshly grated […]

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Pan-Fried Potato Gnocchi with Chorizo, Prawns and Cherry Tomatoes

Ingredients (serves 4) olive oil 1 Mondo’s smoked chorizo, sliced 12 prawns, shelled and deveined ½ onion, finely diced 2 cloves garlic, crushed 250g cherry tomatoes, sliced in half chopped parsley for garnish Potato Gnocchi 600g Royal Blue potatoes pinch salt, pepper and nutmeg 50g grated parmesan ~80-100g fine Italian “00” flour pinch of salt, […]

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Chorizo and Potato Tacos

Wheat Flour Tortilla Ingredients 900g Bread flour 240g Lard 2 tsp sea salt 2 cups water Method Put flour and lard into mixer bowl, mix until like bread crumbs. Make well in center. Mix sea salt with water and pour into well and mix until combined. Kneed lightly on floured bench till smooth. Cover with […]

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Hearty Guinness Beef Stew

Ingredients (serves 4) 1 jar of Pretsel Vineyard Pickled Walnuts (quartered) 1kg lean beef (cheaper cuts fine, diced) 40g butter 2 tbsp olive oil 50g lean bacon, chopped 2 large brown onions, finely chopped 1 tbsp plain flour 2 cloves garlic peeled & crushed 1 bay leaf 1 x 440ml can Guinness or dark stout […]

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