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Sammy’s Gluten Free Paleo Banana, Hazelnut and cinnamon pancakes – Shrove Tuesday

Shrove Tuesday has arrived and those who went to catholic schools would remember having some of the Mums cooking up a pancake feast for all the students to celebrate the holy day. Now days the simple pancake shake bottle mix wont do. This is a recipe I learnt from my cousin while in [...]

By |February 9th, 2016|

Sammy’s Turkish-ish style breakfast, as seen on Sunrise

I saw this quote today on a food blog ‘Even if you can’t travel, you can breakfast’ – Emily Vikre, Food 52  I’m obviously ridiculously jealous of my sister Bella as she is on her second – yes second! – European holiday for this year. I’m following her travels on [...]

By |November 12th, 2015|

Sammy’s Ricotta lemon pancakes with fruit salad, as seen on The Morning Show

Pancakes are one of the worlds favourite breakfasts. What makes them so special is that almost every cuisine has their own version. Ricotta pancakes are believed to have originated in Italy but now it seems that most European countries will have their own version of ricotta pancakes. Ricotta is the [...]

By |November 4th, 2015|

Bella’s Shakshouka Eggs with Labne and Zhoug, as seen on The Morning Show

This has to be the best breakfast in the world… and perfect for Mothers' Day, a chilly Sunday morning in bed (possibly with a hangover!) or as an amazing brunch dish if you’ve got friends or family dropping by. In fact, you can eat this dish for dinner too! #breakfastfordinner [...]

By |May 6th, 2015|

Sammy’s Brekky Quinoa salad with chorizo and fried egg, as seen on The Morning Show

Quinoa is one of those superfoods that many people find hard to pronounce. Its Keen-wah by the way, and a lot of people are getting very keen on its health benefits and its deliciously earthy nutty flavour! Quinoa is very high in B vitamins, zinc, potassium, calcium, fibre and vitamin [...]

By |March 23rd, 2015|

Sammy’s Jamming Session, as seen on The Morning Show

Sammy's Jamming Season!! Summer is over and Autumn is in full swing, so now is the time that we are seeing the last of summers fruits in our super markets, which it therefore means its perfect time for jamming. Jamming is a method of food preservation that has become an [...]

By |March 20th, 2015|

Bella’s Spring Racing Blueberry Smoothie, as seen on The Morning Show

Spring racing season has begun! It’s a big day full of fabulous fascinators, outrageous outfits, sky high heels and bucket loads of bubbles. To survive such a big day, make sure you wear sunblock, hydrate well, and most importantly – have a proper energy boosting breakfast! There are loads of [...]

By |October 8th, 2014|

Bella’s Spiced Fig and Almond Laucke Scones, as seen at Good Food and Wine Show

If you thought your nanna made the best scones… then you might just have to give her a run for her money with this recipe! The Country Women’s Association has long been the toughest judge when it comes to scones. They should be light and fluffy, rather than dense and [...]

By |July 1st, 2014|

Seadas, Sardinian Pastry with Ricotta and Pecorino, for Barilla at Good Food and Wine Show

The traditional Italian breakfast is very different from what we’re used to in Australia. Brekky is always sweet, and always accompanied by a cappuccino! Across Italy, the cornetto (essentially, a croissant) is most popular, but today we’re cooking a regional specialty from the island of Sardinia. Seadas (or sebadas) are [...]

By |June 27th, 2014|

Sammy’s Apple and Poppy Pancakes with Rhubarb and Jalna Sweet and Creamy Yoghurt, this weekend at Good Food and Wine Show SYDNEY

Coming from a Polish background I know how popular apples are so it's no wonder that there are so many polish dishes with apple in them. Growing up there was nothing I loved more than my mothers Apple pancakes. When I’m feeling a little homesick it’s the first thing I’ll [...]

By |June 24th, 2014|