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Thomas Birthday cake - NZ Dads

A life-sized replica cake containing over 14,000 eggs and 300kg of flour has been unveiled to mark the 70th birthday of Thomas. The giant cake, which is three metres long, one and a half metres high, and weighs over one tonne, was created to celebrate the 70 years of friendship and fun that Thomas has […] Read More

Breakfast - Spinach, tomato and basil ricotta toast - NZ Dads

Ingredients: ▲100g cherry tomatoes 1 tsp olive oil 2 tsp balsamic vinegar ▲¼ cup (60g) low-fat ricotta cheese ▲1 tbs shredded fresh basil leaves ▲½ tsp finely grated lemon rind ▲2 x 35g slices soy and linseed bread ▲1 cup (30g) baby spinach leaves a layer of soft and creamy ricotta provides the perfect base […] Read More

Breakfast - Strawberry french toast sandwich - NZ Dads

Ingredients: ▲2 x 35g slices high-fibre white bread, crusts removed 3 tsp strawberry jam ▲1 egg ▲2 tbs skim milk 1 tsp caster sugar ¼ tsp vanilla extract ▲5 strawberries, hulled, quartered icing sugar, to dust pan-fry the bread until golden, then scatter fresh strawberries over the top – what a perfect way to start […] Read More

Lunch - Toasted rye with spicy avocado, salmon & snow pea  shoots - NZ Dads

Ingredients: ½ medium avocado ▲ 1 tbs chopped fresh chives ▲ 1 tsp lime juice ▲ Pinch dried red chilli flakes ▲ 2 x 40g slices dark rye bread ▲ ¾ Lebanese cucumber, thinly sliced 150g sliced smoked salmon ▲ 20g snow pea shoots Filling & Healthy Foods are marked with a green triangle. These […] Read More

Tex Mex pork with charred corn salad - NZ Dads

Ingredients: ▲ 3 tsp ground cumin ▲ 3 tsp mild paprika ▲2 tsp dried oregano ▲ tsp cayenne pepper ▲2 x 300g lean pork fillets, fat trimmed ▲3 corncobs, husks removed ▲3 medium tomatoes, coarsely chopped ▲⅓ cup fresh coriander leaves, torn ▲ ⅓ cup fresh basil leaves, torn ▲ small red onion, thinly sliced […] Read More