Tag: slow cooking

Recipe: Lamb Balti

The Balti originates from Baltistan in Northern Pakistan where the cuisine style has some similarities with neighbouring China. Traditionally cooked in a round shaped, two handled pan, the Balti Dish or Karahi as it is also known, has a strong passing resemblance to the Wok. This aromatic, quick to cook, medium hot curry is made with lean lamb stri...

7 Other uses for Slow Cookers

It is often observed that a slow cooker is a one trick pony. It does what it says it will do and cooks your meals with the most essential of all ingredients, time. But what if there was more you could do with your slow cooker? What if instead of sitting idly for 6 months of the year you could put it to good use year round? With these questions in...

Exotic Peppers

Since as early as 1000 B.C. pepper has been the dominant spice on dining tables around the globe. Common black pepper from Karala, India is perhaps the most well known, but there are many other peppers of different geographical origins that bring exciting flavour to your dishes. A brief history: Pepper has been a trade commodity since before the ...

Smoking Wood Chips

Smoking your own meats and vegetables at home is easy to do when you have the right tools. Arm yourself with some prime cuts, a woodchip smoker box and some world famous, 100% natural cowboy chips and you are on your way to creating the unmistakable flavours of Old Southern BBQ. Pecan Wood Chips 750g The smooth subtle, smoky flavour of pecan wood...

Entertaining Must Haves

If you are looking for that special something that will set the mood for your next dinner party, lunch, brunch or barbecue then we have you covered. Our range of tableware and essential tools for entertaining will have you creating memorable moments in no time. The Fia Carafe For wine or water, or maybe to be used as a flower vase. The accompany...

AUS-ION by SolidTeknics

SOLIDTEKNICS makes two ranges of cookware: AUSfonte™ cast iron and AUS-ION™ formed-iron (steel). Both are 100% made in Australia from Australian materials, both are multi-century durable, pre-seasoned bare iron for natural, non-toxic, forever-renewable nonstick. AUS-ION Formed Steel Pans AUS-ION™ 18cm and 26cm Skillets. Formed from one to...

Recipe: Slow Cooked Spring Lamb Neck

Timothy Montgomery's Spring Lamb Neck recipe typifies the season with a mix of fresh flavours for warmer days, and the comfort of slow cooked meats and grains to keep away the night-time chills. Ingredients: For the Lamb 4 lamb neck fillets 1 brown onion (diced) 3 cloves garlic 2 carrots (diced) 1 stalk celery (diced) 1 sprig thyme 1 sprig rosem...

Silampos Stainless Steel Cookware

Being the home of the world’s best steel the Portuguese know a thing or 2 about pots and pans. Silampos, a world renowned kitchenware brand, has been producing stainless steel cookware of unrivalled quality since 1951. The Design The design principles that underpin the manufacture of each and every piece comes from centuries of understanding th...

Easy Hands-Free Slow Cooking

What do casseroles, braises, roasts and hearty soups all have in common? Their key ingredient is time. The slower the cooking process, the better the results for these hearty winter favourites. What's so Good About Slow Cookers? Too often we blame a lack of time for our poor results, but what if you could walk away for hours from your recipe with...

Recipe: Spicy Chorizo Lentils

This lentil recipe is so simple to make. You simply prepare your ingredients, put them in the pot and walk away. When you return there will be a hearty and delicious dish that is perfect for satisfying big winter hunger. Ingredients: 1 cup dried lentils (yellow or green) 1 small yellow onion, sliced 2 tomatoes roughly chopped 3 ...