Mince Meat

Find a range of Meals made from or with Mince Meat.

Simple Beef Kofta

simple-beef-kofta-recipe These beef kofta’s were created simply as I didn’t have the ingredients to create the beef kofta we normally make. The spice level was enough to have a good flavour with a little kick (the kids didn’t notice), however if you child is sensitive to chilli, simply skip the Cayenne Pepper or halve the amount. I use 1 kg of Beef to create enough Kofta’s to have extra’s to freeze for an easy dinner another night. A great ...

5 Easy Meals you can create with Bolognaise

meals-with-bolognaise Bolognaise is such a versatile dinner option, as you can cook a large batch of Bolognaise that can be frozen into smaller portions. These smaller portions can then be pulled and used when needed and can help you to create a number of different meals. I freeze my Bolognaise into portions around 500g and defrost prior to creating any of the below meals.   Spaghetti Bologni...

Lamb Kafta

lamb-kafta-recipe These Kafta’s were the best I have made so far. Lamb Mince works well as it sticks together nicely, making it easier to cook. The spice level was enough to have a good flavour with a little kick (the kids didn’t notice), however if you child is sensitive to chilli, simply skip the Cayenne Pepper or halve the amount. I use a kilo of meat as this creates a number of Kaftas and you can either cook all or freeze some for another day. Using a food processor is the quickest and easiest way to dice...

Spinach and Lamb Pie

spinach-lamb-pie As we cook for a large family I always made big recipes so that we have some for the next day for lunch. You could easily halve this recipe to get a great pie that is large enough for a family of 5-6. With the recipe below, we ended up with dinner and enough left over for another dinner.   Ingredients 2-3 Tbsp. Olive Oil 1 kg lamb mince 2 onions, diced 6 garlic cloves, diced 2 tsp thyme 2 tsp oregano 1 tsp sage 1 tsp paprika Zest of 2 lemons...

San Choy Bau

san-choy-bau-recipe San Choy Bau offers a delcious, quick, easy and low-cost meal that will leave your family asking for seconds. :) Ingredients: -500g Pork Mince -1 tsp Minced Garlic -1/2 Brown Onion, diced -1 1/2 Cups Chinese Cabbage or Bok Choy -1 Cup Snow Peas, cut in thirds -3 Tbs Hoisin Sauce -1 Tbs Kecap Manis -1 tsp Sesame Oil -1 tsp Vegetable Stock Powder (I use Vegeta) Method: 1. Brown mince over medium heat. Add garlic, onion, cabbage and snow peas an...

Fully Loaded Nachos

A real favourite in our home is my fully loaded nachos! You can adjust the heat level to suit your family, as most Mexican food is available from mild to hot (and more expensive brands offer extra hot). Also the mince can be substituted for roast chicken as well. It's easy to substitute or leave out things that don't suit your family too...and perfect for a tasty meal :) Ingredients: -1 Packet Extreme Cheese Corn Chips -500g Beef Mince -1 Can of Refried Beans -1 Jar Salsa -Appro...

Taco Pie

A great different recipe for a mince dish and a great way to use up leftover mashed potato! Absolutely delish too :) Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups Leftover Mashed Potato 1 Packet Taco Seasoning Mix 500g Beef Mince 1 Brown Onion, coarsely diced 1/2 Cup Salsa 1 Cup Shredded Lettuce 1 Medium Tomato, chopped 1 Cup Grated Tasty Cheese 1 Avocado Sour Cream, to serve Method: 1. Preheat oven to 180°C. Stir 2 Tbs of taco seasoning through mashed potato. Press m...

Symple Beef Sticks

A quick and easy BBQ recipe these beef sticks will be enjoyed by children and adults alike MAKES: 12 sticks   Ingredients 12 wooden kebab sticks 500g very lean beef mince ⅓ cup onion grated ½ teaspoon crushed garlic (in jar) 2 tablespoons tomato sauce 2 tablespoons barbecue sauce 1 teaspoon beef stock powder 1 egg white pepper to taste ¼ cup breadcrumbs (packet) cooking spray   Method: Soak kebab s...

Gem squash with tasty mince filling

A tasty mince filling option for your dinner or as a side dish. Halve your gem squash, and scrape out the seeds. Lightly salt and pepper the gem squash. Fill with your choice of any cooked savoury mince, and bake in the oven for 30 mins, serve with a dollop of light mayonnaise. Recipe by Meg Attwater...

Beef San Choy Bow

san_choy_bow_recipe A simple, quick recipe to create a delicious low cost family meal of beef san choy bow. The kids love eating out of the lettuce leaves and the mince can be tailored to your families taste preferences Ingredients 1kg beef mince 1 onion 2 Tbsp. Worcestershire Sauce 2 Tbsp. Oyster Sauce 1 tsp Soy Sauce 1-2 Shallots, chopped Can water chestnuts 100g vermicelli noodles Handful of peanuts, crushed Iceberg lettuce, carefully extracted to get ‘bowl like’ shaped leaves t...