Arwen’s Thermo Pics 30 Day Challenge

Many years ago I gave my new customers the Thermomix 30 Day Challenge. Because it is my 10 year Thermoversary I wanted to revamp the challenge to bring it up to date to the new model TM6 & to give back to my awesome Thermomix customers as I share my favourite recipes & Thermomix tips & tricks. You can start the challenge at anytime. I will be starting on the 1st of November with facebook live videos everyday too.

DO YOU ACCEPT THE CHALLENGE? To try 1 new thing a day with the Thermomix, if you miss a day you can make it up on a different day & you can swap the days around if you need to as well. Over the 30 days we want to use all the parts of the Thermomix and as many functions as we can. These recipes are just suggestions so please adapt to suit your own eating style. I will also be introducing you to my favourite Thermoxers along the way too!!

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant -Vegetable Stock Paste

Day 1: Vegetable Stock Paste

DAY 1: MONDAY Have you got some vegetable stock paste in the fridge? If not make some today or try a new stock you haven’t made before a chicken, mushroom or beef.

Today is the perfect day to practice your menu planning using cookidoo – including using the shopping list feature. (Please contact me if you need help with this. I do provided training at all my deliveries & cooking experiences too)

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Hainanese Chicken Rice

Sophia’s Kitchen recipe for Hainanese Chicken Rice

DAY 2: TUESDAY Have you tried steaming a whole chicken? You can simply place 1 litre of boiling water into the TM bowl & place the chicken into the varoma with any of your favourite flavours in & around the chicken. There are many great recipes for Hainanese Chicken Rice including the recipes by Jo Whitton in your Life Changing Food Cookbook. (This cookbook is also available as an App & it has a few of my food photos!!) Dani Valent has a wonderful video on steaming chicken & making a chicken stock with the bones which is something I do quite regularly. (I also add water to the bowl after making the dog food & whizz it up to clean the bowl to make a puppuccino for my dog Jet.)

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Shredded Chicken Salad

DAY 3: WEDNESDAY Use any leftover steamed chicken breasts to make shredded chicken on reverse speed 4 for 2 secs. Use in salads sandwiches/wraps or soups.  If you are vegetarian you might like to make the pulled jackfruit recipe. Use the chicken stock to make a soup or try Arwen’s Flu Fighter Chicken Soup.

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Kel's Gluten Free Wraps

Kel’s Gluten Free Wraps

Day 4: THURSDAY Charlie’s wrap recipe or try Kel’s gluten free wrap recipe.

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Thermie Green Curry

Thermie Green Curry

Day 5: FRIDAY FAKEAWAY Thermie Green Chicken Curry or Thermie Green Vegetable Curry or find a Thai curry style recipe on cookidoo.

Day 6: SATURDAY Weekend breakfast workshop: Try my favourite steamed omelette recipe or use the egg boiler mode for boiled eggs just the way you like them. Maybe you want to try the poached eggs with the blade cover recipe. And how about some hollandaise sauce to go with that?

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant | Creamy Coconut Chicken Curry

Tandoori Curry Paste

Day 7: SUNDAY Tandoori Curry Paste – This is how I change the recipe: I like to heat up the whole spices in the Thermomix for 3 mins Varoma speed 1. Allow the spices to cool then mill the spices on speed 10 for 1 min. Set aside. Place the garlic & ginger into the TM bowl & chop for 5 secs speed 7. Scrape down the sides of the bowl add 50g of the oil & cook for 5 mins Varoma temperature speed 1. Allow to cool before adding all the remaining ingredients including the milled spices & whizz it all up for 30 secs speed 10 scrape down the sides of the bowl & repeat if needed. Store in 100g portions in the fridge for 1 month or in the freezer for longer.

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant | Thermie Green Quiche

Thermie Green Quiche

Day 8: MEATLESS MONDAY Thermie Green Quiche

Day 9: TUESDAY Cheats Easy Chicken Curry (You can also use other vegetables instead of the chicken if you prefer)

Day 10: WEDNESDAY Coconut Rice

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Cauliflower Rice

Cauliflower “Rice”

Day 11: THURSDAY Roasted Cauliflower “Rice”

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Creamy Potato Salad

Creamy Potato Salad

Day 12: FRIDAY Creamy Potato Salad

Day 13: SATURDAY Bread workshop: Choose a bread or roll recipe from cookidoo or gluten free bread. My favourites are brioche, focaccia, tangzong bread Dani Valent’s Best Ever Bread Buns. Sophia’s Kitchen has amazing bread recipes too, the Artisan bread recipes is very popular.

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Chilli Mussels

Chilli Mussels

Day 14: SUNDAY Chilli Mussels or Tomato Soup

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Beetroot Risotto

Beetroot Risotto

Day 15: MONDAY Beetroot risotto

Day 16: TUESDAY Fresh Pasta

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Bechamel Sauce

Bechamel Sauce

Day 17: WEDNESDAY Bechamel

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Lentil Bolognese

Lentil Bolognese

Day 18: THURSDAY Bolognese or Lentil Bolognese

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Thermie Green Dip

Thermie Green Dip

Day 19: FRIDAY Choose a dip like my favourite Thermie green dip & find a recipe on cookidoo for homemade crackers or lavosh

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant | Charlie's Apricot Chutney

Charlie’s Apricot Chutney

Day 20: SATURDAY Choose a jam, chutney, sauce or relish. I love Charlie’s Apricot Chutney – I add some fresh red chillies to the recipe.

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Pork Rillettes

Pork Rillettes

Day 21: SUNDAY Pork Rillettes or Charlie Carrington’s chicken liver pate’ recipe or try a Mushroom Pate recipe from cookidoo

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Homemade Butter

Homemade Butter

Day 22: MONDAY Homemade Butter

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Homemade yoghurt

Homemade Yoghurt

Day 23: TUESDAY Homemade yoghurt or vegan fruity dream

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Beef Stir-Fry

Beef Stir-Fry

Day 24: WEDNESDAY Dani Valent’s Beef Stir-Fry recipe

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant | Rhubarb Clafoutis

Rhubarb Clafoutis

Day 25: THURSDAY Rhubarb clafoutis

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Moscow Mule

Moscow Mule recipe by Nico Moretti

Day 26: FRIDAY choose a cocktail/mocktail recipe from cookidoo.

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Meatballs

Meatballs

Day 27: SATURDAY Slow cooked meatballs with the blade cover.

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Sous Vide Wallaby

Sous Vide Wallaby using the sous vide kangaroo with rosemary recipe on cookidoo.

Day 28: SUNDAY Try something new – Do something that scares you – maybe it’s converting your own recipe to the Thermomix or maybe you would like to try the sous vide mode if you havent tried it yet.

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant | Kiss Biscuits

Kiss Biscuits

Day 29: MONDAY Kiss Biscuits or Soda Water Scones.

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Basque Cheesecake

Basque Cheesecake recipe by Dani Valent available on Cookidoo

Day 30: Tuesday – This Basque Cheesecake recipe by Dani Valent is the best way to celebrate becoming a Thermomixing superstar!! Congratulations on completing my 30 Day Thermomixing challenge!! I hope you had delicious fun!! Or try Dani’s Chocolate Volcano recipe on cookidoo from the Entertaining with Dani Valent Cookbook.

Your Thermomix Delivery and Veggie Stock Paste

 

Step 1: Buy A Thermomix

Step 2: When it arrives – Veggie Stock Paste is the recommended recipe to make when you receive your new Thermomix. I will spend an hour with you teaching you how to use your Thermomix & we will cook this amazing recipe together as part of your training – either in person or virtually. I have Thermomix customers all over Australia, so we can do this via facetime or zoom if you are not living in Tasmania. 

You will also need to pre register on cookidoo here to activate your 30 day free trial on this online recipe platform. Your Thermomix comes with a 6 month subscription and then you can choose to continue the subscription for $49 a year. You will still have the Basic Cookbook recipes on your Thermomix if you decide not to continue or you have no access to wifi. All the recipes on cookidoo are tested by Thermomix and new recipe collections and cook books are being added every month. Start browsing recipes and creating your own favourite recipe lists. I will teach you how to use cookidoo while your veggie stock paste is cooking and answer any of your questions.

Make sure you have your wifi password handy too because you will need it to log into your new Thermomix.

Thermomix Veggie Stock Paste

This veggie stock paste is a good base for a lot of savoury recipes – 1 tablespoon is equivalent to 1 stock cube.

Please have all your ingredients ready as per the picture shown – the best bit is you don’t need to cut things up too much now that you own a Thermomix!! This recipe is really adaptable, if you are missing a couple of the ingredients it won’t matter. You may also like to add leek or mushrooms to the recipe.

Have  some containers or jars ready to store your veggie stock paste it will make about 1 litre & because of the salt content it will keep for up to 6 months in the fridge. (You will use it up before then I promise) You can also store it in the freezer but it won’t actually freeze if you use the full amount of salt.

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant | Veggie Stock Paste

Veggie Stock Paste
Prep time: 
Cook time: 
Total time: 
Serves: 1 litre
 
Ingredients
  • 200g celery, chopped into thirds - keep light coloured leaves on
  • 2 carrots, chopped into rough pieces
  • 1 onion, peeled halved
  • 1 tomato, halved
  • 1 l large zucchini, chopped roughly into pieces
  • 2 cloves garlic, peeled
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1 bunch parsley, fresh
  • few leaves basil,fresh
  • few leaves sage, fresh
  • 1 sprig rosemary
  • 150 grams rock salt
  • 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
Instructions
  1. We will follow the guided recipe to cook this recipe - Instructions are in the Basic Cook Book.

Here is a delivery video for you to refer back to if you forget anything – please select English Australia when choosing the language and please note the measuring cup actually weighs 82 – 83g.

You may wish to join my Arwen’s Thermo Pics Customers facebook group, it’s a great place to ask questions share food pictures and recipe ideas. And to the right of this post you should be able to sign up to my monthly customer newsletter

Here are some things that may help get you started

Thermomixers 30 Day Challenge

Converting Recipes to the Thermomix

My Addiction To Dani Valent’s Recipe Website

It’s no surprise to me or anyone else that I love the Dani Valent website.  It is a subscription site for amazing Thermomix recipes and videos, you get approx 1 free recipe a month for the free subscription or for a yearly membership you get 1 recipe a week & you start with all the current recipes when you join. It’s great value & features home cooking recipes by Dani & also amazing Chef’s recipes too. What’s not to love? Being inspired to try & taste new recipes, learning new skills & ideas for your Thermomix cooking plus I love seeing how Chefs use the Thermomix for their dishes. Sign up here.

I have now currently made ALL of the recipes from this website & some of them I have made a few times because they are so delicious 🙂 It has taken me a few years to complete all the recipes and I will be attempting to keep up and cook each new recipe every week and update this post with the photos of the recipe. I hope you will be inspired to cook along too. Happy Thermomixing!!

Here is one of the free videos with Jo Whitton from Quirky Cooking making Coconut Pancakes with Blueberry Syrup.

Howdy, Arwen

 

Matcha Smoothie Bowl

Black Rice Pudding

Breakfast Curd with Toasted Grains recipe by Chef Jesse Gerner – It was really yummy!

Chai Porridge

Miso Hollandaise (served with slow 60 degree eggs)

Buckwheat Kedgeree

Mango Lassi recipe by Jessi Singh

Khachapuri (a cheese pie from Georgia) recipe by Anthony Femia – so GOOD!!!

Wattleseed & Macadamia Dukkah

Bread With Tomato recipe by Emma Warren

Lettuce Soup

Steamed Oysters with Ginger & Spring Onion Oils, recipe by Victor Liong

Pierogies

Pretzels

Steamed Corn with Spicy Allioli another drool worthy recipe by Chef Jesse Gerner. Watch the free video here.

Shane Delia’s Warm Roasted Cauliflower Dip with Spiced Beef – You have to try this!! It could be the best dip ever!! I loved watching the video for this recipe too, it was a lot of fun!

Blue Cheese Dip – recipe by Anthony Femia

Sophia’s Grissini (Thermomix Baking Blogger)

Dani’s Dill Spiked Feta Dip

Cervelle de Canut Cheese Dip

Everything Salsa & then the same salsa used to make a cashew dip & a cream cheese dip- just 2 of the ideas for the salsa – so tasty & versatile!

Chicken Tart – This recipe by Dani has the most amazing lemon & mustard flavoured pastry – plus shredded chicken & buttery leeks in the filling!

Spicy Peach and Mango Jam Glazed Ham

Dani Valent’s Pithivier

Cheesy Quinoa Bites, recipe by Alice Zaslavsky

Sopa Freda de Meló – Melon Soup – Emma Warren

Strawberry Gazpacho with Tomato, Basil & Goat’s Cheese Salad

Gazpacho – recipe by Eyal Shani

Recommended way to serve this dish is to drink straight from the Thermomix bowl!! If it’s good enough for Dani, then I’m in 😉

Scallop Mousseline with Lemon Caper Sauce

Leek, Potato and Truffle Soup

Tasty “Emergency Lentil Soup” watch the video here.

Creamy Chicken and Brown Rice Soup – recipe by Jo Whitton from Quirky Cooking

Matzo Ball Soup (Dani asked me to make this recipe & photograph it for her website, I also had to make my own matzo because I couldn’t find any in Hobart to buy :-))

Pumpkin Soup with Virtual Bacon Dust – recipe from George Calombaris – this recipe is from the In the Mix cookbook – I have made it so many times & it’s my all time favourite pumpkin soup!

Mushroom & Millet Minestrone

Soulful Chicken Soup

Victor Liong’s Corn Custard with Chicken Congee – it’s seriously good!!

Goma Dofu (Japanese sesame tofu)

Jing Shui Daan recipe by Tony Tan – its a delicious steamed custard with shitake mushrooms & pork with black beans on top 🙂

Gnocchi

Cauliflower Rice – it’s a delicious vegan recipe 🙂

Shane Delia’s BBQ Prawn Kofte Salad is seriously good!!

Pear Coleslaw with Pear Vinaigrette

Beetroot, Pear & Pomegranate Salad

Prawn & Potato Salad

Lamb Shank Barley Casserole – Yes the shanks are steamed in the Varoma for some of the recipe!

duck bao

Delicious Duck Bao – inspired by the Momofuku recipe by David Chang

Char Siu Bao – Steamed Pork Buns

Hummus- recipe by EyalShani, such a great video to watch, and a delicious recipe to guide you but it is ultimately up to your taste buds to adjust the balance of flavours 🙂

The Beauty of the Beets recipe by Sam Gowing

Zhoug

Tandoori Cauliflower

Tandoori Chicken

Preserved Lemons

Butter

Sushi Shapes from the Lunchbox Lessons post 🙂

Chicken Lettuce Cups from the Lunchbox Lessons post 🙂

Ultimate Mac and Cheese Toastie – recipe by Anthony Femia

Pineapple-spiked Vietnamese Lamb Salad

Hainanese Chicken & Egg, seriously amazing recipe by Trissalicious This is also from In the Mix & includes my favourite way to cook eggs – at 60 degrees!!

Jerk Chicken

Quirky Cooking Gluten Free & Dairy Free Chicken Pot Pie is so Yummy – we even took some for lunches too!.

Chicken Tinga So easy & delicious (pictured with my gluten free wrap – Dani’s recipes serves it with her flour tortilla recipe)

Turkey Buffe and Herby Quinoa Stuffing

Steamed Fish with Eggplant Miso – so healthy & fresh – a great recipe using the Varoma.

Aligot – French cheesy mash – so wicked & so good!!

Chilli & Lime Crumb – I’ve made this recipe from In the Mix Cookbook before – I love how tasty & versatile it is. watch the free video here.

Palak Paneer

Marmitako (Basque Seafood Stew) recipe by Chef Ruben Trincado – A delicious video filmed in Spain.

White Garlic Soup with Seafood – recipe by Chef Jaun Carlos Caro, in the video (filmed in Spain) you see him using the TM 21 to make this dish.

Vadouvan Mussels which includes the recipe for the Vadouvan spice mix 🙂

Tuna version of the Poke with Furikake & Wasabi-spiked Avocado Sorbet

Wasabi-spiked Avocado Sorbet

Kha Nhom Jeen Nam Prik – Thai recipe by Pla Liamthong, that not too spicy peanut sauce is so good!!

Gang Prik with Steamed Chicken -another great Thai recipe from Pla Liamthong

Lamb Ribs

Thai Ribs with Coconut Rice & Coleslaw – this is the version I made with lamb instead of the beef – I made the beef version too & that was amazing, I will be making it again soon – for sure!!

Thai Ribs with Coconut Rice & Coleslaw

Fork-Apart Slow-Roasted Lamb Shoulder

Vitello Tonnato – An Italian dish of poached beef & tuna egg sauce, sounds weird but it is really delicious 🙂

Gang Prik with Stir Fried Kangaroo – recipe by Pla Liamthong (I served mine with broccoli “rice”)

Beef stew with Polenta

Barolo Braised Beef with Polenta Cremoso, recipe by Chef Joseph Vargetto – The best polenta I’ve ever tasted!!

Cauliflower Crumbed Schnitzel

Low & Slow Asparagus Risotto – I got to watch Dani make this video at Prahran Market 🙂

Creamy Tomato and Vodka Pasta Sauce

Egg Fu Yong

Egg Fu Yong, recipe by Ben Shewry – yes there is creamy scrambled eggs under that shredded chicken 🙂

Native Pepper Berry Salt recipe by Jesse McTavish

Lamb Cutlets, Salsa Verde & Lovage Oil recipe by Jesse McTavish

Pork Cutlets with Chestnut & Apple Hash

Beef Rotolo

Boeuf a la Ficelle (Beef on a String)

Dani’s Hungarian Grandmother’s Goulash

Un-sandwiches – Dani’s Lunchbox Lessons made alphabet shaped rolls, I made the round ones!!

Best Ever Bread Buns – (these ones were made by Dani herself I got to be on her set for a couple of days shooting!! Yes it was awesome!!)

Dani cooking her BeetRoot Burgers for us to eat for lunch 🙂

BeetRoot Burgers – This is the one from the shoot made by Dani herself too & I got to eat it 🙂 Well we all had one, they were very tasty!!

My version of the BeetRoot Burger

Spaghetti Bolognese

Millet and Beetroot Pilaf

Double Trouble Dumplings with Tomato Passata

Kimchi

Amazake

Vegan Kimchi Mayo

Rice Crackers & Furikake

Fortune Cookies

Chestnut Butter

Pan de Muerto – Mexican Bread of the Dead

Pan de Muerto – Mexican Bread of the Dead

Banana-Choc Hemp Bliss Balls- Recipe by Julie McKie

Granola Bars

Sophia – Thermomix Baking Blogger‘s Orange Polenta Cake 🙂 ( pic taken on set in Dani’s kitchen)

Cherry Pasta recipe by Chef Lorenzo Cogo (a gorgeous fusion of Italian & Japanese)

Chocolate Volcanos

Tarte Tatin

Peach & Mulberry Cobbler (Dani’s Recipe is for apricot cobbler)

Chilli Peanut Butter Truffles

Chocolate Mousse Brownies – Dani calls them little squares of joy & they are so WOW!!

Basque Cheesecake is so easy & delicious!! Watch the free video here.

Orange, Cardamom & Pistachio Truffles

Castagnaccio

Elaine’s Chocolate Cake – this is a super duper keeper recipe for sure – here are my other photos.

Karen Martini’s Banana Bread recipe

Plum Syrup Cake

Chocolate Ravioli with Orange & Apricot Sauce, recipe by Joseph Vargetto.

Steamed Pecan Pie Puddings

Steamed Orange Pudding with Almond Milk Ice Cream

Cherry Semifreddo, recipe by Christy Tania ( I loved licking the butterfly & the bowl for this one ;-))

Choc Top recipe by Christy Tania using the Cherry Semifreddo recipe (I didn’t have the correct silicone moulds but it was still deliciously wicked!!)

Egg Tarts – Tony Tan Recipe

Instant Chocolate Mousse

White Chocolate & Bailey’s Parfait with Coffee Crumble recipe by Julie from the Wholefood Alchemist.

Chlorophyll Paste & Smoothie

Mexican Green Juice

Salted Caramel Peanut Butter Smoothie by Jo Whitton

Jar Smoothies (Mango) from the Lunchbox Lessons post 🙂

Wet Chai

Tiramisu Martini – recipe by Anna Polyviou

Carrot & Sage Cocktail

Blueberry Spritz

Peach Margarita

Casa Daiquiri

Nefrozi

Watermelon Blush

Negroni

Sangranita

Watermelon Smash & Watermelon Rind Pickles

Watermelon Smash & Watermelon Rind & Ginger Pickles

Lemon Bomb Smoothie – recipe by Jock Zonfrillo

Mint & Choc-Chip Hemp Smoothie recipe by Julie McKie

Rhubarb Saffrontini

Cucumber, Lime & Mint Dry Ice Sorbet – recipe by Chef Pierre Roelofs

Passionfruit Dry Ice Sorbet – recipe by Donato Toce from Gelato Messina (This is possibly the best sorbet I’ve ever eaten!!)

Okonomi-Kimchi Savoury Pancakes
Inside-out Chicken Parmigiana
Green Beans with Ricotta Salata
Rolled Omelettes
Kombucha Spritz
Tortilla (mine doesn’t look so good but it tasted good – I did the frypan option)
Middle Eastern Salmon with Tahini Sauce and Walnut Relish
Winter Minestrone with Butter Lovin’ Leeks with Parmasean and Chilli Twist Bread
Easy Nut-Free Pesto
French Toast Casserole
Flourless Almond, Coconut And Vanilla Cake recipe by Belinda Jeffery
Chestnut Pancakes with Instant Pear Bircher Muesli
Carrot Layer Cake recipe by Christina Tosi ( also in the In the Mix 2 cookbook)
Korma Curry Sauce by Jesse Singh
Pekmez – Turkish grape syrup
Pozole Negro – Mexican Chicken Soup
Brown Basmati Rice Salad
Potato Mochi – recipe by Michael Ryan
Pistachio-Crusted Lamb Cutlets with Green Tahini Sauce
Mint & Coriander Chutney, recipe by Jessi Singh
Apricot and Almond Cake
Prawn Cocktail Skewers recipe by Emma Warren
Buttered Cabbage with Orange Syrup – recipe by Gerard Phelan
Spice Rubs
Egg in a Jar
Coconut Chicken Salad
Otak Otak
Lamb Kustilji recipe by Shane Delia

Bloody Maria
Lazy Tomato Spaghetti
Tomato Shorba
Korean-style Pork Ribs – Daeji Galbi
Toasted Coconut Paste (Kerisik) – recipe by Suriya Abdullah
Chilli Padi Chicken Rendang – recipe by Suriya Abdullah
Roasted Beef Rib Rendang
Butter Chicken
Tomato Focaccia
Chocolate Peanut Butter Tart
Tomato Tart
Chocolate Ganache
Sea Corn Tacos ( I used prawns instead of crab)
Neil Perry’s Chilli Sauce
Tomato Jam
Double Trouble Fennel & Tomato Chutney
Mexican Drinking Chocolate
Butter making with a butter press
Anzac Crack
Quince Paste
Tomato Paste
Tempered Chocolate Peanut Slab
Apricot Grissini
Steamed Snapper, Heirloom Tomatoes and Burnt Butter Sauce recipe by Jesse McTavish
Silky Pumpkin Tagine with Couscous and Harissa
Honey, Rosemary and Buttermilk Chicken Pilaf
Papdi Chaat – recipe by Jessi Singh
Roasted Aloo Gobi – recipe by Jessi Singh
Cardamom Pistachio Kulfi – Recipe by Jessi Singh
Coconut Fish Curry – recipe by Jessi Singh
Waffles with Horseradish Cream
Seaweed Butter recipe from Kazuki
Chocolate Brownies
Mulled Wine
Hong Kong-style Braised Pork Ribs with Tomato – recipe by Annie Xavier
Wombok Coleslaw recipe by Gamila MacRury
Beef Noodles recipe by Olivia Tan
Berbere
Genfo Barley Porridge
Hakka Yam Abacus Beads – recipe by Annie Xavier
Golden Pillow – recipe by Theresa Lee
Golden Pillow & inside is a Tamarind Pork Curry – YUM!!
Stir-fried Pork and Long Beans – recipe by Annie Xavier
Bitter Greens Salad with Truffle Vinaigrette
Dulce de Leche
Peanut Butter Coleslaw
Slow-Cooked Brisket Tacos with Grilled Spring Onions and Tomatillo Salsa
Dani’s Vegetarian Daughter’s Quick Sustaining Dinner
Dulce de Leche Espresso Martini – recipe by Gamila MacRury
Steamed Fish with Quinoa, Spinach and Basil
Fried Calamari with Chipotle Mayonnaise
Calamari with Herb Crumb
Ghee
Paneer
Apple Clafoutis recipe by Gamila MacRury
Chicken Liver Pate recipe by Charlie Carrington
Mango & Cardamom Sorbet
Best Ever Bread Buns
Mushroom Cappuccino
Beetroot-Cured Kingfish Salad
Zhoug & Salmon Salad
Bloody Caesar
Clam Salad
Bûche de Nöel
Marron, Chestnut and Pine Mushroom Risotto (I used lobster instead) Recipe by Philippa Sibley but I used my Thermomix as much as possible to make this delicious meal.
Cilbir – recipe by Coskun Uysal – brown butter crumble, poached 60 degree egg with smoked yoghurt, brown butter sauce and crispy chicken skin.
Mackerel with Pil Pil on Olive Oil Rice – recipe by Jesse Gerner (I used a different fish that was available)
Pan-Roasted John Dory with Bay Leaf Oil & Sugar Snap Peas – recipe by Phil Wood
Finger Lime, Gin & Cucumber Cooler from Dani’s Cocktail ebook – so good!!
Simple Shakshuka Sauce recipe by Charlie Carrington
Simple Shakshuka Sauce recipe by Charlie Carrington I added mixed roast veggies, feta & fresh coriander YUM!!
Carrot Kheer
Zesty Avocado with Crab
Blackberry Vinegar Chocolate Truffles
Apricot Cobbler
Chicken Congee
Spice Biscuits + Booze
Christmas Trees – Chrissy Kueh! (except I made them in snowflakes shapes with blue pea tea to colour the top layer)
Kadhi Pakora recipe by Saransh Goila
Basic Cake with Plums
Chestnut, Macadamia & Plum Tart with Olive Oil Pastry with Plum Sorbet with Davidson Plum Sherbet
Everyday Emergency Hummus
Ganache Tartlets
Asparagus Tart with Sour Cream Pastry
Prawn Wontons with Peanut Sauce and Chilli Oil
Hummus with Prawn & Crab – recipe by Tom Sarafian
Pesto alla Trapanese – recipe by Joseph Vargetto
Pesto alla Trapanese – recipe by Joseph Vargetto Served with homemade fresh pasta
Japanese Curry Cubes
Zucchini Fritters with Quick Pineapple Chutney
Peanut Butter Miso Biscuits
Pasta with Burnt Butter and Sage
Crumpets
Fresh Sardines with Vinegar and Currant Dressing
Koshari – recipe by Tom Sarafian
Chocolate Banana and Pecan Cookies recipe by Helen Goh
Orzotto (Barley Risotto)
Parsnip and Jerusalem Artichoke Soup with Almonds Crumbs recipe by Darren Robertson
Goat’s Cheese, Artichoke & Herb Stuffed Sweet Potato by Jules McKie
Blackberry Pumpkin Pancakes
Celeriac and Apple Soup with Parsley and Thyme Oil
Put-It-On-Everything Chilli Soy Dressing – recipe by Khanh Nguyen
Sri Lankan Black Curry Powder
Romany’s Sri Lankan Black Beef Curry
Beef Short Ribs with Pickled Carrots and Noodles
Steamed Asparagus with Caper Crumb
Sambar – Southern Indian Lentils – recipe by Payal Bisht
Broccoli Pesto
Pear Friands
Potato Masala
New Bigilla Broad Bean Dip – recipe by Julia Busuttil Nishimura
Uttapam
Fermented Tomato Relish
Cucumbers 3 Ways
Perky Kohlrabi Salad
Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant | Lemony Tahini Dressing with Sweet Potato Salad

Lemony Tahini Dressing with Sweet Potato Salad

Shortbread Wreath – Kirsten Tiballs
Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant | Grate Borsch

Grate Borsch recipe by Alice Zaslavsky

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Afik Gal’s Hummus

Afik Gal’s Hummus

Arwen’s Thermo Pics | Hobart Thermomix Consultant - Creamed Corn

I’ll keep updating this page as I go with photos of the recipes I have made from the site – as you can see there is a good range of family meals & exciting fun things to give a try too.

The Basic Cookbook

There have been a few versions of The Basic Cookbook which comes with your Thermomix – each time it gets bigger & better. There are so many great base recipes from this book so I thought I would share some photos of the recipes I have made from this book. As the name suggests they are basic recipes so play around and add extra chilli, extra cheese or whatever takes your taste buds fancy.

ANZAC Biscuits
Pot Set Yoghurt
Homemade Butter
Banana Bread
Vegetable Stock Paste
Focaccia
Chilli Mussels with Thyme and Tomato
Vanilla Custard

What’s so cool about the new model 6 Thermomix?

Meet my model 6 Thermomix called Sixier.

It’s the new kid on my kitchen bench the Thermomix model 6 & yes I’ve got 2 already!! You don’t need 2 but it just helps me do my job so well (that’s my story and I’m sticking to it LOL) I’m slowly testing out all the new things to let you know all about them and I will update this post as I go. The best way to check it out is to book a Thermomix Cooking Experience so you can see and taste it all for yourself. See the menu options on the previous post.

Anyway some of the new features and functions the new Thermomix has to offer are wowing off my customers socks !!!
It has a bigger screen and you can log directly into cookidoo to start guided cooking straight away. There are new slow cook & sous vide function available too. The new MC that locks in & the new flexible spatula are very popular. Within guided recipes to you can access higher temperatures for sauteing or sugar work for things like honeycomb (I don’t actually like it but I’ve made it a few times now)

Honeycomb
Testing out the Sous Vide function with Duck breast à l`orange with orange zabaglione
Sous Vide Scrambled Eggs – Recipe from the Skinnymixers Collection
Pot Set Greek Style Yoghurt using the new fermentation mode.

Thermomixing Extravaganza

Lasagna is the perfect meal to prepare ahead, not only will it’s flavour develop and it will taste better. It’s also a great thing to have in the freezer for a delicious quick and easy week night dinner. It really pays to go to the extra trouble of mincing your own meat and making fresh pasta sheets. YUM!!
Hainanese Chicken and Rice – recipe from Sophia’s Kitchen
Spelt and Seed Loaf steamed in the Varoma – recipe from Sophia’s Kitchen
Saffron Butter
Buttermilk bread with herbs, garlic & cheese scrolled 2 ways