Posts Tagged "bacon"

Chorizo, Bacon and Egg Pie

Posted on Jan 31, 2013 in Baking, Breakfast / Brunch, Picnic Inspired

Chorizo, Bacon and Egg Pie

I, like many Queenslanders, experienced a very different Australia Day long weekend than I had anticipated. Mother Nature certainly dished out some harsh weather at the weekend that’s for sure! I hope you and your families came out relatively unscathed. I myself couldn’t believe the intensity of the wind! I felt like Dorothy in Wizard of Oz, I swear my house was going to fly up up and away. The severe storms that rolled across Queensland unfortunately forced me to cancel my prearranged Sunday trip to Caloundra. I was so excited to spend some quality time with my Dad, Step-Mum and younger...

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Corn Fritters w bacon, avocado & tomato salsa

Posted on Sep 5, 2012 in Breakfast / Brunch

Corn Fritters w bacon, avocado & tomato salsa

When dining out I always choose something from the menu that I haven’t or wouldn’t normally make myself at home. With any breakfast menu I have a very hard time opting for anything else if there’s corn fritters on the menu. I admit I’ve enjoyed some exceptional ones and some not so good ones. For a corn fritter breakfast to be a knock out for me the corn fritters themselves need to have classic fritter qualities: crunchy, deep-fried goodness.

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Picnic Lunch

Posted on Jun 12, 2012 in Baking, Desserts, Foodie Gift Ideas, Picnic Inspired, Starters

Picnic Lunch

My Mum recently celebrated her birthday. As a gift to her, I decided to put together a yummy picnic lunch for us to enjoy in the park, she was most delighted, I think she actually enjoyed it more than her birthday present. This got me thinking… do we really need to spend so much money on elaborate gifts for our nearest and dearest? Everyone gets so caught up in buying presents for people, when really, the person we’re usually buying it for would more often than not appreciate a handmade gift. Why? Because you’ve created something extra special, you’ve gone out of your way to make...

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Bacon, Sundried Tomato & Leftover Roast Potato Quiche

Posted on May 8, 2012 in Breakfast / Brunch, Mains

Bacon, Sundried Tomato & Leftover Roast Potato Quiche

quiche came to mind tonight. My fridge is never without sundried tomatoes or cheese, and my freezer never without bacon, so wollah my basic quiche received

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Bacon Spinach Muffins

Posted on Apr 21, 2012 in Breakfast / Brunch

Bacon Spinach Muffins

Needing to use some bacon up today and rather than cooking up bacon and eggs for breakfast I thought I would bake some Bacon Spinach muffins for brunch.

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