Rosemary Smoked Salmon Platter


Perfect for end of year get togethers, work functions and lazy Summer days, all you need is the wine! Create your own canapes the way you like them Rosemary Smoked Salmon 300g GF Red Onion & Capsicum Marmalade – 125g GF Rocket Basil Pesto 65g GF Baked Feta with Cherry Tomatoes, Oregano & Chilli 125g […]

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Lemon Pea & Goats Cheese Risotto


DELICIOUS!!! I am getting rave reviews with this little number. If you really want to impress you could roll into little balls, crumb lightly and shallow fry till golden. A fabulous little platter item!  

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Raspberry Almond & Lemon Creme Brulee Tart


If you are a lover of Creme Brulee then this is for you. This Dessert screams SUMMER. Baked in a French Polenta Pastry are Sweet Raspberries & Almonds  all smothered in Creme Brulee with a hint of zesty Lemon. Once baked the top is covered in sugar and caramelised to perfection to create a DIVINE […]

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DIVINE Spring menu summary


Here are some pictures of the most  popular dishes ordered from the Spring Menu which finished last week.  

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Baked New York Cheesecake Recipe


As promised here is the recipe for the DIVINE Cheesecake pictured below in an earlier blog. Is is possibly the easiest recipe I have and almost fail proof so give it a whirl. 250g Cream Cheese 250g Ricotta Cheese 250g Cream Fraiche 1 C Caster Sugar 1/4 C Cornflour 3 Eggs 1 Tbsn Finely Grated […]

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Divine Spring Food


Spring is almost here and there is an urgent need for Gorgeous platters in the sun with wine and friends,  DIVINE Salads and decadent desserts. This White Chocolate and Berry Tiramisu is sure to be in hot demand this week. Last weeks Mushroom Lasagne and the Sticky Date Puddings were by far the favourites. This […]

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Autumn Harvest Dinner Party


RED, YELLOW, ORANGE AND BROWN, WALNUTS AND CRABB APPLES ON THE GROUND Together with some of New Zealand’s most stunning landscape as backdrop a group of 18 people came together for a weekend of divine food, fabulous wine and plenty of laughter to celebrate one gorgeous lady’s 40th birthday. The Lookout Lodge in the Maungawera […]

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Bluff Seafood Festival


What a Fabulous day, PERFECT weather, fantastic atmosphere, Divine food and a FABULOUS TEAM!! Tracey, Natalie, Jack and Glenn all made me proud and represented a Divine Dish so well! It was great to be part of such a well organised Southland event!! Thanks so much to the Committee! A Very special thanks also to […]

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