Category Archives: Recipes

Prawns, Prosciutto & Rockmelon Salad

Prawns,Prosciutto & Rockmelon Salad A Christmas entree recipe by A Class Catering Today I’d like to share a recipe for a prawns,prosciutto & rockmelon salad, & with Christmas just around the corner this super simple salad will make the perfect entree or a salad platter to go in the middle of the Christmas table on Christmas day. This recipe serves 6 Ingredients 1× rockmelon halved deseeded peeled & each half cut into 9 wedges 18 cooked king prawns peeled deveined w/ tails on 12 thin slices of prosciutto 1 small bunch basil,leaves picked & torn 60ml or 1/4 cup of extra

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Prawn Chorizo Skewers Mango Salsa recipe

Entree recipe for Christmas by A Class Catering. Today I’d like to share a recipe for Prawn Chorizo Skewers Mango Salsa recipe, that would make an excellent & tasty entree for Christmas lunch Its super easy to prepare & cook 😊 This recipe serves 4 & can be doubled to make more. Ingredients 250g chorizo sliced into 1cm slices 1 kg or 24 green banana prawns peeled tails on deveined ( I will explain an easy way to devein prawns at the end) Olive oil spray 2 mangoes diced skin off 1 red chilli deseeded finely diced 1 Lebanese cucumber halved

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Vegan Tofu Recipe

Vegan Tofu Recipe, Today I’d like to share a Vegan recipe for Chilled Tofu w/ a Korean Soy & Chilli Dressing. It makes a great entree at any dinner party or great as a canape at a cocktail party. Yes its vegan but don’t knock it til you try it as I recently served this dish as one the canapes at a function for 350 people & they went down a treat. Something Different Something Tasty Something Vegan. This Vegan Tofu Recipe serves 6 Ingredients 300g block hard tofu cut into 2cm cubes drained & chilled to serve later. Dressing

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Tandoori Chicken Wings

Tandoori Chicken Wings, Wondering what’s for Dinner tonight ?? Just wing it as I’d like to share a recipe for Tandoori Chicken Wings steamed rice,leafy salad greens & cucumber yoghurt.   The origin of The origin of Tanoori Chicken https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tandoori_chicken This recipe serves 4 Ingredients 1/3 cup tandoori paste 1/2 cup plain yoghurt 2 tablespoons chopped fresh coriander 1.5 kg chicken wings (tips off) Steamed basmati rice to serve Leafy salad greens to serve Fresh mint leaves to serve Lime wedge to serve Cucumber Yoghurt 1 lebanese cucumber grated 2 tablespoons chopped fresh mint leaves 1 cup plain yoghurt Method 1 to

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Tournedos Rossini

The origins of the Classic French Dish ‘Tournedos Rossini’ by A Class Catering. The classic dish’Tournedo Rossini’ is something I learnt to cook years ago as a young apprentice at ‘Towers Restaurant’ & always knew it was one of the classics but didn’t know when or where it originated.It is even on our Fine Dining Menu for A Class Catering. By surfing the net I found out some interesting facts & origins of this classic dish’Tournedo Rossini’. The dish was created in honour for Gioacchino Antonio Rossini(1792 1868)who was at the time famous in the world of music & was widely

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Italian Stuffed Capsicums

Today I’d like to share a delicious recipe for a Italian stuffed capsicums. These cheese & prosciutto stuffed capsicums will make a fantastic lunch or starter & its something different & something Italian. This recipe serves 4 Ingredients 4 medium red capsicums halved sliced lengthways 1 punet 250g baby romas or cherry tomatoes (up to you) 1 large tomato chopped 6 thinly sliced prosciutto chopped 1 clove garlic crushed 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 cup grated mozzarella cheese Fresh basil leaves to serve Fresh salad leaves to serve Method 1 preheat oven to 220 or 200 fan forced, meanwhile line

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Waldorf Salad

Today I’d like to share a recipe for a Waldorf Salad w/ Grilled Chicken. But before I get to the recipe I will start w/ some quick facts about the Waldorf Salad. Did you know that the Waldorf Salad was first made at New Yorks Waldorf Astoria Hotel in 1896 & not by a Chef but by the Maitre’d Hotel(Restaurant Manager) Oscar Tschirky & his recipe contained only apples,celery & mayonnaise & was an instant success. To this day the Waldorf Astoria is still serving the salad w/20,000 Waldorf Salad’s served last year. http://waldorfastoria3.hilton.com/en/hotels/new-york/waldorf-astoria-new-york-NYCWAWA/index.htm So now to the recipe which serves 4 Ingredients 2/3 cups walnuts (very

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Banana & Cinnamon French Toast

Banana & Cinnamon French Toast Today I’d like to share with you a recipe for Banana & Cinnamon French Toast. https://wonderopolis.org/wonder/where-does-french-toast-come-from French toast is a favourite of mine & its a good way to use stale bread as opposed to using it for plain ole toast or making breadcrumbs ? This recipe serves 4 Ingredients 3 eggs beaten 1/2 cup of milk 1/4 cup of cream 1 teaspoon of vanilla essence 1 tablespoon icing sugar 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 4 slices of bread 2 tablesoons butter 3 bananas sliced lengthways Maple syrup to serve Method 1 place eggs,milk,cream,vanilla,icing sugar & cinnamon in

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Red Colcannon Mash recipe

Red Colcannon Potato Mash, Today I’d like to share with you a simple & easy recipe Red Colcannon Potato Mash .. To be honest I’m a big fan of this dish & it makes a perfect side dish at any family gathering & a great alternative to roasted garlic mash. I have it on our Fine Dining Menu http://aclasscatering.com.au/menus/fine-dining-menu/ as a base for our Grilled Venison Fillet w/ a dark chocolate cherry crumble sauce ? To begin with you will need Ingredients 1kg sebago potatoes peeled & cut into 1/4s 40g butter 125ml or 1/2 cup of milk 1/4 red cabbage thinly

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Tomato and Mint Salad

Tomato and Mint Salad,Today I would like to share a simple but refreshing Tomato & Mint salad that would make a perfect side dish at any BBQ. Ingredients 8 medium ripe tomatoes halved & cut into thin wedges 1 medium red onion halved & thinly sliced 1/4 cup olive oil 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar https://www.organicfacts.net/health-benefits/herbs-and-spices/health-benefits-of-mint.html 1/2 cup mint leaves www.organicfacts.net/health-benefits/herbs-and-spices/health-benefits-of-mint.html 1 combine tomato,onion & mint in a bowl 2 in a separate bowl add olive oil & vinegar whisk well season cracked salt & cracked pepper 3 pour over tomato mix & lightly toss 4 serve Mixed lettuce could

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