Feijoa ice cream nz recipes

Instant feijoa ice cream

Instant feijoa ice cream

With our feijoa tree bursting with fruit that are dropping faster than I can collect, I had been on the hunt for a feijoa recipe when Nadia Lim’s instant feijoaicecream showed up on my Facebook news feed
Sweet NZ April Roundup

Sweet NZ April Roundup

All the beautiful stone fruit collected over summer, the new season apples and feijoas and the zingy fresh taste from berries, it's hard not to bake without having fruit, or in one case beetroot, as inspiration
Chocolate Feijoa Cake

Chocolate Feijoa Cake

Dress it up with a cream cheese icing and bake it for a special autumn occasion. Feijoas are such a seasonal fruit it's important to have lots of different ways to use them during that time
Feijoa crumble

Feijoa crumble

Serve with a scoop of icecream or yoghurt. Arrange feijoas in a shallow baking dish. Sprinkle over feijoas
Feijoa crumble

Feijoa crumble

Serve hot with reduced-fat icecream or low-fat yoghurt. Place feijoa flesh in a small saucepan with sugar and water

Feijoa and Coconut Cake

I used cream rather than a sugary icing as I love cream on these types of butter cakes, but use whatever you like to frost it
A guide to Splore food

A guide to Splore food

Serving ice blocks in yummy flavours such as feijoa, vanilla bean, natural cola, and apple mango. The other day I had a practice run of my costume and took some selfies
Homemade beetroot and chocolate ice cream

Homemade beetroot and chocolate ice cream

I'm thinking feijoa or Baileys icecream next. I borrowed an icecream machine from a friend it makes making icecream so much easier

Strawberry and Apple Shortcake

The recipe can also be made with other seasonal fruit such as feijoas or tamarillos, or with canned fruit like guavas for an exotic twist
Curried eggs

Curried eggs

I made some mini brownies, mini muffins, curried eggs and my girlfriend made some amazing feijoa cake with cream cheese icing
Easter chick muffins

Easter chick muffins

Feijoas might be next. Sift flour and spice together. In a mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar together until light and fluffy (I use a Kenwood mixer so much quicker

Sweet New Zealand # 23 Round-up

Alessandra Zecchini, our founder of this event, never fails to surprise and inspire me with her use of unusual ingredients, often things that we might ignore or discard, like onion flowers, banana flowers or feijoa skins
Top 5 garden tasks for August

Top 5 garden tasks for August

You still see bags of free feijoas, mandarins and lemons piled up in office lunchrooms, but a free source of grapefruit’s harder to come by

Feijoa & Ginger Pudding.

Serve with icecream or plain cream. Scoop out the flesh of the feijoas and put on top of the gingernuts

Tips and Timesavers

slice autumn or winter fruits such as pears, feijoas or figs, or use homemade fruit chutneys to go with a nice Kapiti blue or aged cheddar (or both), enjoy