Pre dinner nibbles recipes

Top tips for a lean and mean Christmas

Top tips for a lean and mean Christmas

  A bowl of chippies on the coffee table, a plate of mince pies and sausage rolls in the staff room, a bumper box of chocs that someone brought into work to spread the Christmas cheer, or even post work drinks to celebrate the holiday season (that often come with more chippies and nibbles)
Lunchbox Bakes - Empanadas

Lunchbox Bakes - Empanadas

These Empanadas made a great afternoon snack / predinner nibble in my house. Fold the circle in half over the mixture, then use a fork to press the edges together

5 Foods you SHOULD eat

Spread avocado on a piece of wholegrain toast and serve with boiled eggs in the morning. Include avocado in your green salad to accompany dinner
Pizza enchiladas (giveaway!)

Pizza enchiladas (giveaway!)

These pizza enchiladas were born entirely from my indecisiveness – I can never decide whether I prefer Italian or Mexican cuisine
Preserved Lemon Hummus

Preserved Lemon Hummus

Hummus is my go to snack, my go to nibble pre a summer BBQ or even as predinner nibble for an early Autumn dinner as happened on the weekend
Decadent Chocolate Truffles

Decadent Chocolate Truffles

  Homemade bread with smoked salmon as little predinner nibble.   So being the overly organised person that I am trying to get as much preprep done as possible
Shaved Fennel and Zucchini Salad

Shaved Fennel and Zucchini Salad

A little steering is most definitely required this week to offset amazing Cuisine Master Classes, pre NZ Film Fest vinos and nibbles as I try and fit in as many movies as possible over the next few weeks*, and then to top it all off I am cooking dinner with some girlfriends on the weekend

Tips and Timesavers

Before preparingdinner make a little bowl of baking soda and water to keep next to the sink. To search, just put your query into the search box above right or press Ctrl F and put in your topic