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Whether it’s Christmas, Easter, birthdays, Thanksgiving or Waitangi Day, a collection of recipes that celebrate significant times with family and friends

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Umai Skewers

Umai Skewers  These Japanese inspired colourful Umai Skewers are the most moreish snack ever. Trust us… you’ll be going back for seconds! They’re delicious, easy...
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Crispy Chicken Karaage with Sriracha Mayo 

Crispy Chicken Karaage with Sriracha Mayo  Our crispy chicken karaage with sriracha mayo is seriously addictive. We use Diamond’s Hot ‘n spicy Coat ‘n Cook...
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Black Mantou BLT

Black Mantou BLT ? A squishy spin on the all time family favourite - BLT. These little steamed black mantou buns stuffed with crispy bacon,...
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The Ultimate Kiwi Beer Battered Fish

The Ultimate Kiwi Beer Battered Fish ? After catching a few 30cm-plus choice snapper or picking up a few fresh already trimmed fillets from spot...
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Bacon & Egg Pizza

Bacon & Egg Pizza ? Pizza is great any time of the day or night, so why not crack some eggs on it and have it...
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Prawn & Chive Gyoza with Edamame Salad

Prawn & Chive Gyoza with Edamame Salad ? Crunchy, sweet, spicy and salty edamame salad served with perfectly golden prawn and chive gyoza. A super light,...
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Ponzu Roast Salmon

Ponzu Roast Salmon This recipe from Bon Appetit will impress any lover of Asian food, with few ingredients but maximum flavour and beautiful colour. Prep time:...
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Slow cooked Bolar Roast

Slow cooked Bolar Roast ? When you're in a rush, a roast or crockpot is always easiest for family dinners. Slow cooking makes for a fuss-free...
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Sicilian Olive, Fig & Walnut Pâté

Sicilian Olive, Fig & Walnut Pâté  Simple, sophisticated and oh so flavourful. The perfect veggie alternative for your charcuterie platter. Prep time: 10 minutes  Cook time:...
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Malaysian ‘Sunday Lunch’ Pot-Roast Chicken

Malaysian ‘Sunday Lunch’ Pot-Roast Chicken ? Malaysian food could easily have a shot at being one of our favorites, it’s a real culture clash of influences...