Kiwiana recipes

Pani Popo (Samoan Coconut Buns)

I couldn't resist, these are yummy!  Not typically Kiwiana but a recipe from our Pacific neighbour and my cultural background  :-)  Enjoy! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gjIltiP_jQs#action=share

New Zealand's Must Eat Kai Moana

Crayfish Kaikoura is the crayfish / lobster capital of New Zealand. To taste the freshest ‘catch of the day’, try the Kaikoura Seafood BBQ - a beachside shack that feeds hordes of hungry visitors to the nearby seal colony.  New…

Classic Kiwi Recipes for the Feel-Good Factor

Connect to your roots with these sweet and savoury classics.  There's  modern twists on some old favourites - Lamb, Kumara, Pavlova, Kiwifruit, Hokey Pokey, Pies, Afghans, Lamingtons, Fish.  Click on the links for the recipes: Stuffed…

Gordon Ramsay's Paua Scrambled Eggs and Hunting Native Foods in NZ

Scrambled eggs, Kiwi style, on Stewart Island: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ustlTgSesgM Foraging our forest with NZ born chef - Monique Fiso: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_xodf7-wSzw    

Southland Sushi aka Cheese Rolls

Like the historic tiffs over the pavlova, Russell Crowe and Marmite, the origin story of the cheese roll is also well debated. History books and family records have different versions of how the cheese roll came to be – some even claim…

Pineapple Lump Slice

There are so many variations on this classic unbaked slice which is also almost the same as the Eskimo lolly cake.  Really like this idea of using chopped pineapple lumps. You could just use a regular icing sugar chocolate icing instead…

Fry Bread

A Maori staple! Makes 8-10 Large Pieces Difficulty: Medium ½ cup Water ½ cup Milk ½ Tbsp Dried Active Yeast ½ Tbsp Sugar ½ Tbsp Plain Flour 2 cups Plain Flour 1 Pinch Salt 2 Tbsp Canola Oil Extra oil for…

Lolly Cake

Eskimos = Lolly Cake!!  This easy recipe isn't good for the waistline but sure is a classic Kiwi favourite! Be sure to include a bag of Pascalls Eskimos from our Edible Hampers range! LOLLY CAKE 100g butter, melted 1 x packet…