Coconut ice

every new zealand child learning their way around the kitchen makes this at one time or another. classic supersweet confectionery.

Warm pumpkin spinach and feta salad

a yummy salad for a cooler night.

Cuppa slice

simple and tasty slice served to me with a cuppa from a lady who runs a b&b. i liked it so much that i asked her for the recipe.

Curry fiji

this is a meal in one dish and very tasty. it is great to cook this in advance and just reheat. it is a

Creamy potato and bacon soup

quite simple, not alot of work involved. produces a wonderful soup full of flavour! i made this recipe a few weeks ago on a very cold day. as for preperation of the bacon, you can choose to cook it in...

Tassie curry scallop pie

i came up with this recipe after reading a forum request and concensus was that it was delicious. adjust the amount of curry powder to taste, two tablespoons is relatively strong. you can also prepare...

Crock pot lamb shanks

modified version of a recipe i found on the 'net that i thought turned out great. apart from a few small changes to seasoning the original recipe called for a cup of wine rather than beer, sometimes i...

Dhal soup

dhal is a term traditionally used to describe a spicy dish made with lentils or other legumes. from sam choy's polynesian kitchen. (fiji)

Citrus soda

refreshing lemon-lime soda. for the warmer weather of the southern us regions.

Chunky capsicum and cashew dip

this is from the xmas edition of the australian women's weekly. yummo!

Curried salmon and rice slice

this is very very good, my aunty's recipe--we love this in my house. this may seem like a lot of ingredients, but it is too good to miss out on.

Curried kumera

another alison holst recipe which i'm posting for zwt. i haven't made this yet, but i intend to make it very soon.

Chocolate colada

pineapples, chocolate what more do you need?

Chocolate orange cream cocktail

this is a drink that's as pretty as it is a sweet indulgence. in fact, we like to call it dessert in a martini glass. it tastes a bit like those chocolate orange cream candy eggs, but a whole lot better...

Curried pumpkin soup

this recipe came from 'joan bishops's new zealand crockpot and slow cooker cookbook'. it is very easy and not as high in fat as some pumpkin soups, but doesn't lose any of that great flavour. the author...

Crazy patties

a delicious and slightly zany take on your usual meat patties... really great for burgers.

Coconut toast

so simple, but so good! my kids (18 and 12) loved it. should be on a hawaiian breafast buffet! served ours with some cheesy scrambled eggs and oj. from the mr.breakfast.com collection.

Easy bake salmon

very good, quick and easy; perfect.

Date filling for hamentaschen

i can't always find date filling at the market. so i am posting this in case i ever need a recipe for it. recipe from food down under. filling should be refrigerated, and you may freeze it as well.

Coconut prawns

from australian house and garden. a wine suggestion: a white wine with tropical fruit flavours eg a sauvignon blanc semillon. i've also posted the dipping sauces.prep and cooking times are guestimates...

Crab artichoke melt

<3 from .....aloha paradise hawaiian grille.........

Traditional sapa sui samoan chop suey

i love this recipe! it's cheap, delicious and fast to prepare. it comes from an old boyfriend's mum. she is samoan and a great cook. as this is a samoan recipe, you can bet it's going to feed a small...

Chumpkin soup

i found this on line because ozcomartha requested a aussie pumpkin soup. "chumpkin soupchef: steve from the lake no, it's not a typo...it's chicken and pumpkin soup!" i'm posting my directions as well...

Corn couscous

my children are complete couscous addicts,and this is one of their favourites!

Cottage dip

nice 'warm' dip to serve along with dry biscuits or personally i served on top of some puppodums.

Crusted roast rump steak with crispy speckled onion rings

this is my ideal saturday supper - roasted rump steak with a caper, tomato and basil crust, lots of crispy onion rings - and it takes minimum time to prepare. serve with a robust red wine and a crisp green...

Dry onion soup mix replacer

many recipes call for a 40 gram (1.4oz) packet of french onion soup mix or dry onion soup mix. this makes a great replacement. can be made gluten-free with the addition of gluten-free stock powder or...

Chocolate oranges

serve oranges with whipped cream and mint leaves.

Curry lamb chops

this is from taste of home's cooking for 2. i have learned that when i find a recipe if it is not on zaar and i don't post it, i will misplace it. such was the fate of this recipe. i have made some...

Cuppa tea

cutie for a shower, birthday party, or just a pressie for a mate.

Coconut creamed corn

from eatingwell: july/august 2008. creamed corn goes tropical with coconut milk, cilantro and lime juice. we love this with the kick of crushed red pepper, but it's great without it if you don't enjoy...

Cuban martini

this is from australian good taste, one of these & your anyone's..:lol:

Summer salsa

this is a great topper for grilled chicken or chops. cook time is for chilling.

Healthy tossed salad

we had this for tea last night which is why i could get a photo of it. i love tossed salads and this one would be one of my favourite. healthy and yummy. what more could you want?

Coconut ice cream with tropical fruits

a recipe from the cookbook delicious ice cream. posted for zwt. you can do this ice cream even if you don't have an ice cream machine. instruction for ice cream machine is there and also for if you...

Curried chicken and zucchini soup

i grabbed this form a healthy eating cookbook put out by "the australian women's weekly" it sounds interesting so putting here for safe keeping.

Crab enchiladas

based on a chicken recipe i have on here and a good way to make use of all the crabs we are currently catching.

Coconut chocolate tarts

cute little individual tarts that are decadent tasting. from donna hay's food fast cookbook

Chutney dip

ok...this one can't get any easier!! yum!!

Cornflake energy bites

loved the sound of these as a lunch box treat, found on sanitarium.com.au, i used dried nectarines and pineapple in place of prunes and apricots. best used within a few days before they go too soft.

Cabbage and corned beef in coconut cream kapisi pula

posted for zwt7- the south pacific islands. found on alleasyrecipes.com. this is a recipe from tonga.

Downunder cheese puffs

these are not popovers and have nothing to do with bread. these are very quick snacks that you can whip up during commercial breaks when you are watching tv and you feel like something cheesy. vary the...

Crab frittata

yet another way to make use of those big blue crabs we are catching. 1 crab gave us 1 cup of beautiful meat for this.i can't do what i suggest in the last step as i don't have a griller (broiler) so i...

Crock pot honeyed lamb

honeyed lamb cooked in the crock pot

Curry scallops

nice way to enjoy scallops. the use of flour with curry powder might sound unusual because of the natural thickening effect of the curry, but i find it gives a bit of bulk to the curry without making it...

Coriander and lime chicken

the marinade contains lime juice, which tenderizes the chicken. after more than a few hours though, the meat fibres canbecome so soft that the chicken literally falls apart, which means that this dish...

Sticky toffee date pudding

traditional favourite. i like to double the sauce as i like it saucy!

Coconut nantu

from a hawaiian community cookbook. i think nantu is a kind of mochi.

Curried chicken salad with mangoes and cashews

we enjoyed this during the summer on croissants.