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Aussie Beef & Bacon Pasties

Aussie Beef & Bacon Pasties

What a wonderful wholesome treat for the whole family especially when used with MidWest Meats freshly minced local, grass fed beef mince and pork mince.

Easily to reheat, for a quick family meal or l

Category:  Country Baking
Australian Country Cooking
Preparation time: 10m
Cooking time: 25m

BBQ Coffee Rub

BBQ Coffee Rub

Creating your own Meat Rub is very rewarding.

Balancing flavours to your own unique taste is always going to give you more pleasure than a product sourced that is made for the mass market.

I use the

Category:  Marinades & Glazes
American
Preparation time: 10m

BBQ Pork Spice Rub

BBQ Pork Spice Rub

This is a spice that keeps on giving. Best on pork, creating a distinctive smokey flavour which is why I prefer it when cooking USA STYLE pulled pork!
However you can also sprinkle on salads and vegeta

Category:  Marinades & Glazes, BBQ
American
Preparation time: 10m

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Beef Breaky Roll

Beef Breaky Roll

Inspired by the amazing smoky American style BBQ flavours.  This Breakfast Roll will have your friends and family lined up at the door all day.

This breakfast roll plays on the traditional Aussie Br

Category:  Meat , Beef
American Seasons:  All

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Beef Chow Mein

Beef Chow Mein

A wholesome hearty meal that will keep on giving.

A family favourite in my country kitchen.

Perfect for a lunch the next day if you have leftovers.

Often easily adapted for a slow cooker.

 

Category:  Slow Cooking, Country Casseroles, Beef
Australian Country Cooking Seasons:  All
Preparation time: 25m
Cooking time: 2h 30m

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Beer & Brine Beef Short Ribs

Beer & Brine Beef Short Ribs

Beef Short Ribs a country classic!

"Brine" is an old country cook and butcher technique that will transform a tough, less expensive cut of meat into a magnificent "top shelf" dish.

With pickled pork an

Category:  Slow Cooking, Beef
Australian Country Cooking Seasons:  All
Preparation time: 40m
Cooking time: 3h 30m

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Braised Beef Cheeks

Braised Beef Cheeks

A tasty wholesome dish perfect for a chilly winters night. This dish is perfect for a dinner party or a simple family meal. 

I like to open a lovely bottle of shiraz and share it with this one pot w

Category:  Country Casseroles
Australian Country Cooking Seasons:  Winter
Preparation time: 15m
Cooking time: 2h

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Braised Italian Chicken Maryland

Braised Italian Chicken Maryland

A Country Kitchen family favourite.

So simple and wholesome with a flavour that pops.

I've highlighted seasonal summer vegetables I grow in the garden, however use your favourites.

Chicken Maryland

Category:  Country Casseroles
Italian Seasons:  Summer
Preparation time: 10m
Cooking time: 55m

Braised Shoulder Of Lamb

Braised Shoulder Of Lamb

Lamb Shoulder is a traditional cut that lends itself to slow cooking. It is your personal choice to use either local grass fed Lamb Shoulder Bone In or Lamb Shoulder Bone Out for this recipe.

Bone Out

Category:  Country Casseroles
Australian Country Cooking Seasons:  Winter

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Chicken Breast Schnitzel

Chicken Breast Schnitzel

A family winner! 

You'll feel the love when you announce Chicken Schnitzels on the menu especially when using our local fresh Chicken Breasts

Want to save time, we've freshly crumbed chicken breas

Category:  Chicken
Australian Country Cooking Seasons:  All
Preparation time: 10m
Cooking time: 30m

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Christmas Pear & Cranberry Relish

Christmas Pear & Cranberry Relish

Delicious with all your festive meats, particularly Turkey & Pork.

Quick and easy to make!  

Category:  Sides
Australian Country Cooking Seasons:  Summer, Spring, Autumn
Preparation time: 5m
Cooking time: 35m

Country Christmas Ham Glaze

Country Christmas Ham Glaze

I love baked Christmas Ham. Hot, cold or fried with eggs for breaky when there is any leftovers!

I have wowed countless Christmas guests over the years with this simple savoury Christmas Glaze!

If o

Category:  Marinades & Glazes
Australian Country Cooking
Preparation time: 10m

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Country Lamb Shanks

Country Lamb Shanks

Combining a little citrus with your meats is a wonderful flavour infusion. 

Lamb Shanks traditionally used for soup have become one of Australia's most favourite cuts of meat.

Such an easy way to fe

Category:  Country Casseroles
Australian Country Cooking Seasons:  Spring, Winter

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Cowboy Quiche

Cowboy Quiche

Everyone loves a Quiche, especially REAL MEN. Round here our men are cowboys, and they never say no to one of my Quiche piping hot straight out of the oven. 

I find putting MWM house smoked farmers

Category:  Country Baking
Australian Country Cooking Seasons:  All
Preparation time: 5m
Cooking time: 30m
Waiting time: 10m

Greek BBQ Lamb with Greek Salad

Greek BBQ Lamb with Greek Salad

A simple, healthy and delicious BBQ to share with family and friends.

Served with a delightful fresh Greek salad you cannot go wrong!

Getting your european flavour balance right can be tricky, but

Category:  BBQ
American Seasons:  Spring
Preparation time: 10m
Cooking time: 40m
Waiting time: 10m

Homestyle Chicken Noodle Soup

Homestyle Chicken Noodle Soup

This is the chicken soup ruler of the world! 

Can be used for medicinal purposes, as it always makes you feel like your warm and cosy!

Take my vegetable selection suggestions liberally, use whateve

Category:  Soups
Australian Country Cooking
Preparation time: 3h
Cooking time: 30m

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Lamb Chump Chop Irish Stew

Lamb Chump Chop Irish Stew

Fresh locally farmed Lamb Chump Chops are one of the most underrated cuts of lamb about. The chump chop is a tender, delicious cut that is often overshadowed by the BBQ Chop for no apparent rhyme

Category:  Country Casseroles, Lamb
Irish Seasons:  All
Preparation time: 20m
Cooking time: 1h

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Lamb Curry Keema Mata

Lamb Curry Keema Mata

A family favourite than can easily be adapted to suit those of you that like it HOT!

Lamb Shoulder is the best cut for this recipe as it has the perfect balance of fat ratio to bring out the flavours

Category:  Slow Cooking, Lamb
Indian Seasons:  All
Preparation time: 10m
Cooking time: 1h

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Lamb Kofta

Lamb Kofta

A wonderful tasty simple lamb dish that can be cooked with a little oil in a pan or on the BBQ.

Perfect for entertaining or an easy meal for the family.

A healthy treat for the school lunch box or a

Category:  BBQ, Lamb
Seasons:  Summer
Preparation time: 10m
Cooking time: 10m
Waiting time: 10m

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Lamb Shoulder Marinated Butterflied

Lamb Shoulder Marinated Butterflied

This wonderful easy recipe using our prepared Marinated Boneless Shoulder of Lamb is perfect for the family that wants to impress Mum on Mothers Day

Simple, delicious light & fresh. 

Perfect w

Category:  BBQ, Char Grill
Seasons:  All
Preparation time: 5m
Cooking time: 25m
Waiting time: 10m

Mighty Meatloaf

Mighty Meatloaf

A delicious wholesome family favourite in My Country Kitchen.

Serve hot with mash potato, or cold with salad. A dollop of your favourite homemade relish, pickle or tomato sauce will make this meal sh

Category:  Meat
Australian Country Cooking

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Minty Chargrilled Lamb Cutlets

Minty Chargrilled Lamb Cutlets

When the weather heats up its time to heat up the chargrill too!

Try my super fresh, simple recipe which shines when using amazing fresh local produce.

Just for the record its my husband's favourit

Category:  BBQ
Australian Country Cooking
Preparation time: 5m
Cooking time: 5m
Waiting time: 5m

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Osso Bucco Italiano

Osso Bucco Italiano

A family favourite that warms us up on a chilly farm day.

As always I'm looking for simple, economical and flavoursome recipes for my family.

This one pot wonder delivers on all counts.

There are m

Category:  Country Casseroles
Italian Seasons:  Autumn, Winter
Preparation time: 10m
Cooking time: 4h

Pickled Pork

Pickled Pork

Its all about quality pickled pork with this recipe, not some chemical induced imported piece of pork!

Aussie Pork, hand pickled at your Aussie Independent Butcher!

At MidWest Meats we have been han

Category:  Presure Cooker
Australian Country Cooking

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Pork Belly Roast

Pork Belly Roast

Pork Belly is a popular favourite with family, friends & customers.

My Pork Belly Roast infused with local granny smith apples and fresh rosemary from my kitchen garden is a winner!

So simple,

Category:  Country Baking, Pork
Caribbean Seasons:  All
Preparation time: 5m
Cooking time: 1h 15m

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Pork Shoulder Asian Hoisin Style Slow Roast

Pork Shoulder Asian Hoisin Style Slow Roast

Slow roasting is a great way to utilise cheaper cuts and maximise flavour.

This family favourite using locally farmed Australian Lean Shoulder Of Pork is sure to please.

Category:  Marinades & Glazes, Pork
Seasons:  All
Preparation time: 10m
Cooking time: 8h

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Pork Steak with Moroccan Sauce

Pork Steak with Moroccan Sauce

Pack a flavour punch on your dinner table.

This quick and easy recipe will delight friends and family. 

Use my Discover The Pork Secret article to understand how wonderful locally farmed pork can

Category:  BBQ, Pork
Morrocan Seasons:  All
Preparation time: 10m
Cooking time: 15m
Waiting time: 5m

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Pork Steaks with Homemade Chips & Mushrooms

Pork Steaks with Homemade Chips & Mushrooms

Golden chips are a perfect partner for pork. As much as my family enjoy an amazing locally grass fed beef steak, a change is always welcome.

Lean pork provides an amazing quick, healthy and delicious

Category:  Country Baking, Pork
Australian Country Cooking Seasons:  Autumn
Preparation time: 10m
Cooking time: 30m

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Sara's Wholesome Chicken Pie

Sara's Wholesome Chicken Pie

Another Country Kitchen Family Favourite

A recipe requested frequently making it my pleasure to is share with one and all!

For my tips on baking wholesome family pies including making your own pastr

Category:  Country Baking, Chicken
Australian Country Cooking Seasons:  All
Preparation time: 30m
Cooking time: 30m

Spaghetti Bolognese

Spaghetti Bolognese

Spaghetti Bolognese has become a favourite in Australian Households as its super simple, nutritious and yummy!  

Spaghetti Bolognese has been my children's favourite ever since I can remember!

My tr

Category:  Meat
Italian Seasons:  All
Preparation time: 10m
Cooking time: 45m

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Spicy Spring BBQ Chops

Spicy Spring BBQ Chops

It's Spring at last!

Lamb should be the seasonal choice for everyone.

The most affordable cut is the forequarter or BBQ Lamb Chop.

Try this wonderful fragrant value packed meal today.

Category:  Meat , Lamb
Indian Seasons:  Spring
Preparation time: 10m
Cooking time: 10m
Waiting time: 5m

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Sticky BBQ Lamb Forequarter Chops

Sticky BBQ Lamb Forequarter Chops

Turn simple into simply delicious wink

 

Category:  Lamb
Asian Seasons:  All
Preparation time: 5m
Cooking time: 25m

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Traditional Corned Beef

Traditional Corned Beef

Corned Beef is also known as Corned Silverside.

A fabulous dish traditionally for the cooler months, however I believe it works equally as well anytime of year served cold in a sandwich or roll with

Category:  Slow Cooking, Beef
Australian Country Cooking Seasons:  All
Preparation time: 10m
Cooking time: 2h 15m

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Vietnamese Beef Salad

Vietnamese Beef Salad

I've had the pleasure of hiking both the north and south of Vietnam with friends. It was awesome exploring rural villages that have hardly ever seen a westerner. I was lucky to be welcomed into Vi

Category:  Meat , Beef, Char Grill
Asian Seasons:  Summer
Preparation time: 15m
Cooking time: 10m