Thai Fish Cakes with Cucumber Relish

Faced with a bargain on Australian grown fish at my local supermarket I bought up big. The only problem is that it was frozen and had already been thawed. I had to think quick. Simple. When faced with mountains of cheap (and pretty average tasting) fish, make fishcakes. With my trusty David Thompson cookbook in More…

Cheap Eats 4: Spicy Lentil Soup

Quick and cheap as beans, this recipe is a carry over from my vegetarian student days. A university hand me down from a fellow student, Carmen. If you’re a long time reader then you’ll have seen this originaly posted on stubbornlikeamule years ago with a spicy sausage variation. Because this this recipe is for my More…

Cheap Eats 2: Chicken fried rice

Nasi goreng and other fried rices are quick, cheap and easy and one of my favourite dishes to make at home. For the my brother who has just moved out of home, this should mean he’ll have more beer money and still get a decent meal in. Note: this is part of the Cheap Eats More…