This recipe is ideal if you have a glut of zucchinis or tromboncinos in your garden. Serves: 8 Recipe supplied by Linda Woodrow Instructions: Turn the oven on to heat up. Grate 1½ cups of carrot, 1½ cups of zucchini, and one onion. Put them all in a heavy pan with a good swig of […]
We have been overwhelmed with the support from people across the region sending in their local food recipes – recipes have been garnered from many leading cooks and growers in the community and the recipes on the whole make lavish use of fruit and vegetables. The recipes featured incorporate at least one key local ingredient.
Please let us know if you spot any mistakes or could do better with your own recipe. Try these recipes and leave a comment. We would also love to publish your ideas for traditional recipes where you have adapted or substituted in local ingredients e.g. Macadamia pesto or a Guava cake.
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Do you have a glut of Mangoes? (A common problem in the Northern Rivers from time to time). Well this recipe is perfect for getting rid of them. You need firm, slightly green mangoes for this recipe. If you use ripe mangoes you will end up with a runny chutney. Dietary Requirements: vegan Season: Summer […]
Whole poppy seeds are widely used as a spice and decoration in and on top of many baked goods. They are used in and on many food items such as muffins, cakes and bagels. Buns and soft white bread pastries often have black and white poppy seeds sprinkled on top of them. This particular cake […]
This is a quick dessert which goes a long way. Guava is an autumnal fruit however you can freeze the guava pulp and make this at any time of the year. The outer skin may be rough, often with a bitter taste, or soft and sweet. Varying between species, the skin can be any thickness, […]
Seville oranges are huge and bitter and make the best marmalade. The trees grow well on the North Coast but one tree makes enough marmalade for several families. See if you can share a tree with a neighbour or two. This recipe takes 3 days but it is worth it! Dietary Requirements: vegan Season: winter […]