Episode 9 of Recipe to Riches Australia already. The series is coming to an end, and I just worked out I am going to have to find something else to pick on each week. Kidding, it’s been great fun and I have loved the feedback and comments from everyone. Even people that aren’t watching the show are weighing in on the discussions.
This week was all about Man Food. I made sure the two resident Man Food experts watched this episode with me. It is quite interesting what they pick up that I don’t. Took Mac less than five seconds of watching the batch up this week to point out to me that nobody in the kitchen were wearing hair nets. Interesting observation, as the food is being prepared in a commercial manner.
I was also informed by Josh, as I am not a man, I should wait till he got home from college to write my review. And all three of us had a heated discussion on the differences between rissoles and meatballs.
The two recipes that received golden tickets but didn’t end up winning were Themis and his bolognaise minced meat pie and Christina and her meatballs.
Themis didn’t make it through batch up. I was quite relieved by this as I had visions of another gristle episode if he was the winner. Bobby’s rib sauce ended up beating Christina’s meatballs in the end. We were a little confused whether the ribs were to be included or not with the sauce. I suspected not and I was quite happy with this as it meant I got to choose my meat. I really am such a fussy girl. Read more →