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Recipe: Oma's Dutch Apple Tart

1 month ago   |   By NZ Life & Leisure

A deliciously Dutch recipe that's been passed down the Van De Elzen family.
Recipe: Michael Van De Elzen
My mum's recipe for her apple tart has been handed down from her mum and is super traditional. Dutch cookery isn't the healthiest cuisine in the world, but this was a real treat for us as kids. Mum would buy apples at their cheapest, then make a dozen tarts and freeze them.
The recipe works well with almost any apple variety, but with the high amount of sugar, a tart Granny Smith works the best.
You can make up big tarts and slice to serve, or if you have the time, make smaller...
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Recipe: Michael Van De Elzen's Mulligatawny with Coriander Bread

Recipe: Michael Van De Elzen's Mulligatawny with Coriander Bread

1 month ago   |   By NZ Life & Leisure

This South Indian-inspired chicken soup tastes even better the next day.
Recipe: Michael Van De Elzen
I've changed this recipe slightly over time, but the basic flavours of the curry-spiced chicken and sweetness of the sultanas work so well together. This soup tastes better the day after you make it, when all the flavours have bonded together. I tend to make a big batch, then freeze it or pack it into the kid's lunchboxes.
Serves: 6-8
Time: 60 minutes
INGREDIENTS 2 tbsp olive oil 3 large chicken breasts, roughly torn into strips 1 medium onion, roughly chopped 1 carrot, peeled and finely...
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