Recipes


Beer Pulled Pork

Beer Pulled Pork

Pulled Pork is a classic comfort food and Big Rock’s Bourbon Barrel Dark Amber Ale adds the perfect touch of sweet and smokey to the mix...

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Jerk Chicken

Jerk Chicken

Jerk Chicken has always seemed daunting, but it actually is so easy. There are only 4 steps: blend all marinade ingredients, throw..

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Lamb Burgers

Lamb Burgers

When I was approached by Big Rock to do some beer pairings, I was thrilled (because who doesn’t love beer?) and excited to get working on..

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Thai Lettuce Wraps

Thai Lettuce Wraps

Although this looks like a long list of ingredients, it is actually very easy to make and assemble. These simple lettuce wraps are..

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Fall Pesto Pasta

Fall Pesto Pasta

Cheese, garlic, nuts and basil – a few of my favourite things and all in one place! This delicious pasta becomes so creamy with the..

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Pesto

Pesto

If you love nuts, cheese and basil, you obviously love pesto as much as I do. Although it seems like a daunting task, it is actually..

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Grilled Prawns

Grilled Prawns

I had the most amazing grilled shrimp at a friends wedding – juicy large shrimp with hints of white wine and garlic, wrapped in delicious..

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Watermelon Salad

Watermelon Salad

In the heat of summer, nothing quenches your thirst better than cold watermelon (and maybe a patio beer or wine). It is the perfect..

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Quinoa Tabbouleh Salad

Quinoa Tabbouleh Salad

Nothing is better on a hot summer day that a delicious light salad (and maybe chilled glass of wine or beer). This salad absolutely does..

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Orange and Watercress Salad

Orange and Watercress Salad

This salad came from my go-to recipes for salads: some lettuce, something sweet, something nutty and assorted vegetables. The ingredients..

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Carbonara

Carbonara

Carbonara is my go-to “I’m in a rush” meal. Realistically, all you need is eggs, cheese and pasta, but I like to add in a little spinach,..

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Cheese Scones

Cheese Scones

Kia Ora, I’m back from traveling through New Zealand! While I was there I had the opportunity to try some great food, but one food kept..

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Melon-Mozzarella Skewers

Melon-Mozzarella Skewers

As an excuse to get together once a month, my friends and I partake in a dinner club. Each meal rotates around a certain letter and..

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Easy Chocolate Mousse

Easy Chocolate Mousse

4 ingredients. 1 delicious dessert. Could it really be any better? Oh right, you could serve it and look like a rock..

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Whipping Egg Whites

Whipping Egg Whites

Egg whites can be daunting, but once you get the technique down it will be so easy to whip up any recipe! All you need to do is follow a..

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Maple Mustard Salmon

Maple Mustard Salmon

This is my go-to weeknight recipe – 30 mins (including cooking) and dinner is on the table! Boom! So easy, yet so delicious and moist,..

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Toasted Tomato Sandwich

Toasted Tomato Sandwich

This sandwich is a classic my mother used to make when I was a child. It is very easy, great for last minute things and perfect for when..

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Toasted Chickpeas

Toasted Chickpeas

Toasted chickpeas are the perfect salty snack. Just when you need to satisfy that pesky chips craving, these are the perfect thing to..

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Zucchini Spirals

Zucchini Spirals

This is the perfect weeknight side. Ready in under 10 minutes, it only has 6 ingredients (including salt and pepper) and is incredibly..

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