Wednesday Girls Dinner

Miss Foodie’s Dinner – Philip Johnson’s Apple, Pecan and Pinenut Torte

Posted on Oct 10, 2012 in Wednesday Girls Dinner

Miss Foodie’s Dinner – Philip Johnson’s Apple, Pecan and Pinenut Torte

I’ve been wanting to make the Philip Johnson Apple, Pecan and Pinenut Torte for 7 years now and as it was my turn for Wednesday Girls Dinner, I finally baked it. Layered with lemon soaked apples and ground roasted pecans and pinenuts, this cake is an absolute delight. A torte can only be truly appreciated once you slice it, for it’s when the layers present themselves that you truly understand the labour of love that goes in.

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Miss Foodie Dinner – Smoked Salmon Crostini + Cucumber Feta Canape’s

Posted on Oct 9, 2012 in Wednesday Girls Dinner

Miss Foodie Dinner – Smoked Salmon Crostini + Cucumber Feta Canape’s

As you may know, I’m catering my first wedding in November so I’m experimenting with a few cold canapes. I’ll definitely be using this Smoked Salmon Butter Crostini as it is so deliciously tasting and is easy to make and transport. Whipping the butter makes such a difference to this smoked salmon canape. For the base I simply sliced ciabetta bread and popped into the toaster then cut into bite size morsels. You of course could fry them but I was after convenience here, plus frying would entail more fat and there’s certainly enough in the topping… it’s the...

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Kate’s Week – Peppered Figs & Seared Tuna Salad

Posted on Aug 18, 2012 in Wednesday Girls Dinner

Kate’s Week – Peppered Figs & Seared Tuna Salad

A party of flavours with Kate’s menu tonight! To start we enjoyed an entrée of Peppered Figs, a reciped adapted from George Calombaris’ Hellenic Kitchen Cookbook. A visual feast to behold, the peppered figs with its honey, spices and balsamic glaze went perfectly with the grilled haloumi. The recipe called for dried baby figs which I admit Kate found somewhat challenging to find here in Brisbane. One of our Wednesday Girls Dinner originals Jenny came to the rescue though;

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Wednesday Girls Dinner – Megsie

Posted on Jul 25, 2012 in Wednesday Girls Dinner

Wednesday Girls Dinner – Megsie

Thanks to Megsie I have now tasted the best soup ever - Jerusalem Artichoke Soup. Main tonight Yamba Pasta & Gluhwein Poached Apple & Pear w Ice cream for dessert

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Karolina’s Week – Tapas spread

Posted on Jul 19, 2012 in Wednesday Girls Dinner

Karolina’s Week – Tapas spread

You can't go wrong with an Tapas spread - and you certainly can't go wrong with a Karolina Tapas spread! With everything from garlic prawns artichoke olives

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Wednesday Girls Dinner – Alyssa

Posted on Jul 7, 2012 in Wednesday Girls Dinner

Wednesday Girls Dinner – Alyssa

Alyssa! Always the Wednesday Girls Dinner's quiet achiever. Fennel & leek soup w salmon fillet. Fish & chicken tacos. Tangy lemon semifreddo w raspberries

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