Alison holst bread recipes

Cheese Muffin Bread

Cheese Muffin Bread

This recipe from Simon and Alison Holsts book Everyday Easy Bread Machine Recipes. Bake this as a rich cheese loaf, top with grated cheese and cook like muffins in pans, or make novel pull-apart Monkey breads if you feel like something different
little banana & caramel cakes

little banana & caramel cakes

Some are old favourites of ours, pulled from storage and sent over by Mum because we just couldn’t find a bread book that matches Alison Holsts
How to Cook Chickpeas and Bittman's Hummus Recipe

How to Cook Chickpeas and Bittman's Hummus Recipe

(In case you were wondering, Alison Holst is the Delia Smith of New Zealand cookery. Now yesterday in Christchurch was definitely not a day for packing up a lunch box and heading out somewhere to enjoy this outside - more snuggle up on the sofa under a rug and watch a movie kind of day - but it nevertheless made a good lunch and easily lends itself to lunch box fare - great with any kind of crackers, pita bread or crisps, or even to dunk vegetables into
Chocolate Hot Cross Buns

Chocolate Hot Cross Buns

  This recipe from Simon and Alison Holsts book Everyday Easy Bread Machine Recipes is for Hot Cross Buns with a difference – chocolate
The Great New Zealand Cookbook

The Great New Zealand Cookbook

This makes for not only an enjoyable read but a cookbook of recipes you know you will cook, from Alison Holst’s Pavlova or Piklet recipes to Josh Emmet’s Agria Potato & Celeriac Gratin
Summer solstice food

Summer solstice food

This is Alison Holst's Easy Mix Christmas Cake from her Christmas baking book, and it really is easy and quick
Making the Perfect Scone

Making the Perfect Scone

New Zealand cook, Alison Holst suggests that if you have problems with your scones, don’t make plain ones where every imperfection is evident
Chocolate Hot Cross Buns

Chocolate Hot Cross Buns

But none so tempting right now as this chocolate version by culinary stalwarts Dame Alison and Simon Holst
To cook and dance, for love

To cook and dance, for love

Peter's Five Egg Fruit Cake - Alison Holst (made as a birthday cake - ended up our wedding cake). Orange Hummus with bread
A busy evening - 200th post!

A busy evening - 200th post!

I tried a new recipe from the newer version of Alison and Simon Holst's bread making book. However, I'm sure it was something to do with the process not the recipe (I have never yet found a problem with an Alison Holst recipe)

Hedgehog Meatballs

Thank you also to Alison Holst for her Hedgehog Meatballs recipe for inspiration. Because rice is inside the meat, I served this with a big vegetable salad and a slab of warmed Turkish bread

Pork and Apple Burgers with Chilli Sauce

It is a recipe I have slightly adapted from Dame Alison Holst’s The Bread Book. I had budgeted on one burger per person accompanied by baked potato fries & herby garlic bread