A “fishy” challenge at Ronald McDonald House, Auckland


Life is full of challenges – and through MasterChef NZ I faced many little daily challenges that had to be met – one way or the other.  Last week, I had a momentary regression back to that “foodie” challenge, when faced with the extraordinary donation of 80kg of snapper to Ronald McDonald House in Auckland. … Continue reading A “fishy” challenge at Ronald McDonald House, Auckland

Spicy Coconut Braised Beef (Rendang)


Print Spicy Coconut Braised Beef (Rendang) This is the recipe I used to create the beef in crispy wanton cups for the fund raiser for Ronald McDonald House in Auckland, 2013.  It is a great and versatile recipe as it is even more delicious the next day meaning you can keep it and reheat – … Continue reading Spicy Coconut Braised Beef (Rendang)