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Recipe inspiration – Scandinavian Aquavit

Aquavit is a Scandinavian spirit that is popular at celebrations like weddings, Christmas and mid-summer festivals, where it is served ice-cold in small shot glasses. Ingredients 600ml vodka 1g black pepper whole 2g fennel seed 2g caraway seed 10ml Pernod 30ml elderflower cordial Method Crush pepper, fennel seeds and caraway seeds using mortar and pestle [...]

By | November 5th, 2020|Blond Blog.|Comments Off on Recipe inspiration – Scandinavian Aquavit

Recipe Inspiration – Croque Monsieur

Serves 2 Ingredients: For the sandwich: 4 slices from a white sourdough or crusty white loaf 20g butter, melted 1 tsp Dijon mustard 100g grated gruyere 4 thin slices of smoked ham For the bechamel sauce: 125mL milk 125mL cream 1 garlic clove, crushed 2 bay leaves 1 small onion, chopped 20g butter 20g plain [...]

By | October 16th, 2020|Blond Blog.|Comments Off on Recipe Inspiration – Croque Monsieur

Seafood & Small Plates Sundays!

Join us down at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia every Sunday...

By | September 28th, 2020|Blond Blog.|Comments Off on Seafood & Small Plates Sundays!

Recipe Inspiration: Pan-seared duck with apple and Brussel sprout salad

After what feels like the longest winter ever, the weather has finally started warming up! Jesper has the perfect dish for you to start celebrating in the sunshine... Ingredients - serves 4 4 x 200gm duck breast fillets, trimmed and skin scored Sea salt and cracked black pepper ¼ cup (60ml) pomegranate molasses 200g brussels [...]

By | September 7th, 2020|Blond Blog.|Comments Off on Recipe Inspiration: Pan-seared duck with apple and Brussel sprout salad

Recipe Inspiration – Leek & cauliflower chowder with seared salmon

Here's another recipe from our Head Chef, Magnus Jonsson, to keep you all going through this icy August! Ingredients 30gm  unsalted butter 2 leeks, trimmed and finely chopped 300gm baby (new) potatoes, chopped 3 cups (750ml) fish stock 1 ¼ cups (310ml) milk Sea salt and cracked black pepper 500gm cauliflower, roughly chopped 1/3 cup [...]

By | August 7th, 2020|Blond Blog.|Comments Off on Recipe Inspiration – Leek & cauliflower chowder with seared salmon

Recipe Inspiration for July: Slow-cooked Moroccan-style lamb & lentil soup

The colder months are certainly making themselves known.... and there’s no better way to warm up than with a piping hot bowl of hearty soup! Magnus Jonsson, Head Chef of Blond Catering, shares a great recipe for minestrone soup below… Ingredients 1 tbs olive oil 2 Australian lamb shanks 1 brown onion, finely chopped 1 [...]

By | July 13th, 2020|Blond Blog.|Comments Off on Recipe Inspiration for July: Slow-cooked Moroccan-style lamb & lentil soup

Recipe Inspiration – Minestrone Soup

Winter is certainly here... and there's no better way to spend a cold night than with a piping hot bowl of hearty soup! Magnus Jonsson, Head Chef of Blond Catering, shares a great recipe for minestrone soup below... Ingredients clove of garlic 1 red onion 2 carrots 2 sticks of celery 1 courgette 1 small [...]

By | June 22nd, 2020|Blond Blog.|Comments Off on Recipe Inspiration – Minestrone Soup

Blond Update!

Over the years, Blond Catering has learnt to be a chameleon in the catering industry – we have adapted and changed to suit the needs of our clients in their current situations. The COVID-19 situation is no exception! Our award-winning team has put together a takeaway menu that is like no other! Whilst you may [...]

By | May 3rd, 2020|Blond Blog.|Comments Off on Blond Update!

2019 MELBOURNE CUP AT CYCA!!

On the 5th of November 2019, join us in celebrating the race that stops the nation! With stunning waterfront views over Rushcutters Bay and exclusive use of the private balconies of the CYCA – home of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, there is no better place to enjoy a Melbourne Cup lunch with your [...]

By | September 18th, 2019|Blond Blog.|Comments Off on 2019 MELBOURNE CUP AT CYCA!!

Rani Room & Rani Deck

Don’t let the weather stop you from enjoying a wonderful dining experience. Rain or shine, here @BlondCYCA we still have you covered. Whether it be breakfast, lunch or dinner, our newly renovated Rani Room & Rani Deck, provide the perfect undercover space for any occasion. Alongside impeccable service, enjoy exceptional food, whilst overlooking water views [...]

By | April 24th, 2019|Blond Blog.|Comments Off on Rani Room & Rani Deck