Cooking with kids

Published : December 28, 2016




Top 6 recipes for family fun in the kitchen.


Looking for things to do these school holidays? Look no further than your kitchen! Have fun as a family by cooking together, inspiring good eating habits, having fun and making it a bit of a mess. Here's our top recipes for having family fun in the kitchen.

 

1. Pizza

A great way to get the whole family cooking, with DIY healthy toppings.

Shopping list:

  • 600g plain flour
  • 2 tsp dried yeast
  • Pinch of caster sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 375ml warm water
  • 60ml olive oil

Full recipe here

 

2. Home-made bread

Nothing better than home made fresh bread.

Shopping list:

  • 1100grams bakers flour
  • 80grams salt
  • 48 grams fresh yeast
  • 550ml warm water
  • 3 tablespoon sugar
  • 50grams room temperature butter or oil

Full recipe here

 

3. Gluten-free choc chip cookies

Kids and adults of all ages will love these delectable dark chocolate & coconut gluten free cookies.

Shopping list:

  • 250grams sorghum flour
  • 300grams unsalted butter (room temperature)
  • 2 eggs
  • 140grams palm sugar, grated
  • ½ cup rolled oats
  • 150grams dark chocolate pieces
  • ½ cup dessicated coconut
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla paste
  • ¼ teaspoon ginger powder
  • ¼ teaspoon cinnamon

Full recipe here

 

4. Cupcakes

Scrumptious cupcakes for kids to make.

Shopping list (makes 24):

  • 125grams unsalted butter
  • 100grams sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 200grams S.R. Flour
  • 120ml milk
  • Vanilla

Full recipe here.

 

5. Anzac cookies

Easy and delicious Aussie classic.

Shopping list:

  • 1 cup plain flour
  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • ½ cup coconut
  • 125 grams unsalted butter
  • 2 tablespoon golden syrup
  • 1 tablespoon water
  • 1 teaspoon bi-carbonate soda

Full recipe here

 

6. Mandarin pudding

Yummy winter dessert using in season fruits.

Shopping list:

  • 1kg new season mandarin
  • 1 litre water
  • 1kg sugar
  • 120grams unsalted butter
  • 120 grams caster sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • Zest of 2 mandarins
  • 150grams S.R. Flour
  • ½ teaspoon  baking powder
  • 100ml milk
  • Butter to grease moulds

Full recipe here.

 

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