Collection by Pauline Gaudion

Pauline Gaudion

Hearty Bacon Soup recipe - Easy Countdown Recipes

Looking for tasty lunch ideas? You can't go past our Hearty Bacon Soup recipe. Made with bacon hock, it's a gluten free, dairy free classic that will warm the soul.


Potato, Sweet Corn & Bacon Chowder recipe - Easy Countdown Recipes

Looking for ideas to eat well for less? Explore the Countdown range of great value recipes, including; dinner party ideas, delicious desserts, tasty lunches for work or school, Kiwi classics, healthy food ideas and so much more.

Cauliflower Gratin

Cauliflower Gratin (Iowa Girl Eats)

Cauliflower Gratin is perfectly cheesy and unbelievably easy! Serve as a yummy gluten-free and vegetarian side dish with any meal. I don’t know about you, but any recipe that instructs the cook to “b

Mushroom and Bacon Tart 50g butter, softened but melted 2 tablespoons chopped chervil, (or parsley), plus extra sprigs for serving 1 tablespoons Dijon mustard 1 tablespoons finely chopped red onion salt and freshly ground black pepper 250g (made with butter) flaky puff... #bacon #mushroom #pie

Mushroom and Bacon Tart

Put the butter, chervil, mustard and onion into a shallow bowl and mash until well mixed. Reserve. Roll the pastry out into a rectangle 35cm by 15cm Place on a baking tray. Brush the edge with water and fold it in all around the edge of the pastry 2cm. Prick the area inside... #bacon #mushroom #pie

southland cheese rolls

Recipe: Southland cheese rolls

The best cheese rolls are found in Southland – and don’t dare suggest otherwise. Words: Cheree Morrison Photos: Jane Ussher Like the historic tiffs over the pavlova, Russell Crowe and Marmite, the origin story of the cheese roll is also well debated. History books and family records have different versions of how the cheese roll came to be - some even claim their story began in Otago. Whatever the tale, they’ve always been part of Southland’s fabric, much like supporting the Highlanders and…

Easter is fast approaching, and we’ve got plenty of ideas to get your little ones busy in the kitchen!

Easter is fast approaching, and we’ve got plenty of ideas to get your little ones busy in the kitchen!