Posts Tagged 'Breville'

Cafe Style Breakfast at Home

Cafe Style Breakfast at Home

Smashed avocado on toast is a deceptively simple café mainstay. What sounds like just two ingredients slapped together has turned into something much more. It’s proper Aussie comfort food, and we’ve exported it to the world (drop into any trendy café in New York or Los Angeles and they’re almost certain to have it on the menu).

The Bread

Your local bakery is your friend. Big supermarkets do stock different kinds of bread beyond the standard sliced loaf, but for all intents ...

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Winter Warmers Made Easy

Winter Warmers Made Easy

The winter months bring with them cold and often dreary weather. But, one of the best parts about the season is the chance to enjoy some warming winter favourites. Soups, stews and roasts – who can resist? Of course, standing over the stove is not exactly ideal, so we’ve compiled three of our favourite kitchen appliances for winter.

These kitchen helpers take much of the work off your hands, and eliminate the need to spend hours at work on lunch and ...

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How to Have a Healthy Winter

How to Have a Healthy Winter

There are plenty of things to love about winter, but the sniffles definitely isn’t among them! Staying healthy in the colder months is more of a challenge, but there are some very simple ways to give yourself a fighting chance, and to keep the tissue box at bay!

Wash your hands

The simplest tip of all! It stands to reason that if more people get sick in the winter months, there will be more germs flying around. Help stop them by washing ...

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Breville’s Sous Vide Explained

Breville’s Sous Vide Explained

Sous Vide (which translates from French to “under vacuum”) is a method of cooking food that has been vacuum sealed in a ‘water oven’. It uses the even heat of the water to cook food thoroughly and easily, without a whole lot of effort. While once upon a time, this would have only been a stovetop operation, Breville has release its own Sous Vide slow cooker, which makes the process a lot easier and safer.

Because each serve of something ...

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Enjoying a Smaller Coffee Machine

Enjoying a Smaller Coffee Machine

Readers of the Betta Blog will know we’re big lovers of our coffee. We’re also big believers in the idea that there’s a coffee machine to suit everyone, whatever their budget. Some fully featured coffee machines can run into the high three and four figure sums and while these are usually fantastic machines, not everyone has a need  to spend that much on a single kitchen appliance.

That’s why we love the Breville BEC300MW Coffee Machine! It’s ...

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Double, Double, Boil and Trouble

Double, Double, Boil and Trouble

What makes the perfect espresso? Coffee has the power to incite passions like no other and this is a question that starts many a heated discussion all over the world. Most coffee connoisseurs would agree that the espresso is the definitive brew where a rich, velvety, full-bodied aroma is the key to caffeine heaven.

Making an espresso is no mean feat; it’s a precise formula honed through training, experience and the right equipment. A quality espresso is all about the blend, ...

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