Free Form Peach, Raspberry and Almond Tart

Free Form Peach, Raspberry and Almond Tart ? This free form tart is the easiest way to impress when it’s time for something sweet, and you’ll feel like a domestic goddess taking this showstopper out of the oven! Prep Time: 10 Minutes Cooking Time: 25 Minutes Serves: 6-8 Ingredients  1 roll sweet shortcrust pastry 4 peaches, stone removed…

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Citrus, Nectarine and Blueberry Ice Blocks

Citrus, Nectarine and Blueberry Ice Blocks ? Fruit cordials are not only for drinking, and these ice blocks are the perfect excuse to try something more creative with them! A citrus lemonade ice block, dotted with blueberries and pieces of fresh nectarine; refreshingly fruity. Prep Time: 10 Minutes Makes: 6-10 Ingredients  2 cups water 2/3 cup…

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Chipotle Coffee Chicken with Charred Corn Salsa

Chipotle Coffee Chicken with charred corn salsa on a plate

Chipotle Coffee Chicken with Charred Corn Salsa This dish screams Summer, and the smokey spicy flavours in the chicken are perfect alongside the fresh corn salsa. Prep Time: 20 Minutes Cook Time: 15 Minutes Serves: 4 Ingredients 500g boneless skinless chicken thighs (we love Waitoa) 1/2 cup Barker’s chipotle sauce 1tbsp instant coffee powder (we love Avalanche) 2…

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Fruit Spritzer cocktails & mocktails

Redcurrant and Rose Spritzer garnished with raspberries

Summer time is the perfect opportunity to have friends round for some drinks and nibbles, and these drinks (both alcoholic and non-alcoholic) are deliciously refreshing. Not only that, they are made incredibly easy with the new Barker’s Fruit Spritzers!

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Grilled Corn with Chipotle Lime Mayo

Grilled Corn with Chipotle Lime Mayo

Grilled Corn with Chipotle Lime Mayo ?? Grilled corn screams summer, and this Mexican street food inspired recipe is a delicious way to enjoy it! We’ve made this recipe many times throughout the year and it’s a firm favourite. Prep Time: 5 Minutes Cooking Time: 15-20 Minutes Serves: 2 Ingredients 1/3 cup mayonnaise 1 tbsp Barker’s Chipotle sauce…

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Haloumi Beetroot Salad

Haloumi Beetroot Salad on a blue plate

Barbecued Haloumi & Beetroot Salad ? Barbecued haloumi and beetroot combine to make this gorgeous summer salad with a floral twist. Guaranteed to brighten up any summer party! Ingredients 2 tablespoons Olivado avocado oil with lemon zest 1 block haloumi cheese 1 bag beetroot 150g Heirloom tomatoes, halved (this is about 4 medium sized) 1/4…

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Chipotle Chicken Kebabs with Mexican Slaw

Chipotle Chicken Kebabs with Mexican Slaw

Chipotle Chicken Kebabs with Mexican Slaw ? Fresh, Mexican flavours are summer to a tee, and this slaw with crunchy corn chips are the perfect pairing to Waitoa’s Chipotle Maple chicken kebabs. Prep Time: 10 Minutes Cook Time: 15 Minutes Serves: 4 Ingredients 1 pack Waitoa Chipotle Maple Chicken Kebabs 1 tbsp cooking oil (we use Olivado) 1…

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Sesame Beef and Mushroom Dumplings

Sesame Beef and Mushroom Dumplings on a tray with a rectangle bowl of soy sauce and chopsticks on the left

Dumplings are our new favourite ‘go-to’ food and with this simple recipe you can make your own version of the classic Chinese dish. Yummy sesame beef, white button mushrooms and crunchiness from the shallots.

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Mango Passionfruit Lattice Tart

mango & Passionfruit Lattice Tart

Mango Passionfruit Lattice Tart ? This tart is a quickfire way to impress. Using store bought pastry saves time and stress, and the fruit filling with soft almond frangipane is beyond delicious! It’s one of my favourite recipes. Prep Time: 25 Minutes Cook Time: 30 Minutes Serves: 6-8 Ingredients 2-3 sheets or 1 roll of sweet short…

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Cherry and Vanilla Cheesecake Jars

Fresh Cheesecake Jars

Cherry and Vanilla Cheesecake Jars ? These cherry and vanilla cheesecakes are addictively easy to make and are the perfect way to make the whole family smile! Ingredients 10 White Chocolate and Macadamia Nut Cookies 1 tablespoon of melted butter 2 cups of Barker’s Black Cherry, Vanilla & Apple Compote 250g cream cheese 200g Mascarpone Method In…

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