Neil Perry's recipes

Neil Perry.
Neil Perry.

Neil Perry runs the award-winning Rockpool restaurants in Melbourne, Sydney and Perth. He's known for taking inspiration from Asia in flavouring dishes, particularly those at his Spice Temple restaurants in Sydney and Melbourne. These recipes are from his column in the Good Weekend magazine.

Date and hazelnut cake with crumble.

Date and hazelnut cake with crumble

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (3)
Braised chicken with lemon, oregano and olives.

Braised chicken with lemon, oregano and olives

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (32)
Pumpkin, rice and dill filo pie.

Pumpkin, rice and dill filo pie

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (9)
Sri Lankan chicken curry.

Sri Lankan chicken curry

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (21)
Stir-fried snapper with shiitake, pancetta and bamboo

Stir-fried snapper, shiitake, pancetta and bamboo shoots

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (15)
Roast pork with mustard cream.

Roast pork with mustard cream sauce

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (5)
Seafood pie with potato crust.

Seafood pie with potato crust

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (15)
Hot cross bun pudding with apple.

Hot cross bun and butter pudding with apples and spice

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
DIY dining: Korean pork belly ssam.

Korean slow-cooked pork belly wraps

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (6)
Chicken wings.

Fried chicken wings with honey and sesame glaze

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (14)
Neil Perry's pistachio-crumbed veal.

Crumbed veal steaks with olive and pistachio pesto

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
'Risotto' with chicken, lemon and capers.

Chicken 'risotto' with lemon-caper sauce

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (11)
Italian chicken with capsicum and summer tomatoes

Italian chicken with capsicum and summer tomatoes

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (15)
Green bean mimosa

Green bean mimosa

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
The aromas will pour out of the paper when your guests open the packets of blue-eye with zucchini and herbs baked in paper.

Blue-eye with zucchini and herbs baked in paper

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Salad of sauteed beef with cold rice noodles.

Salad of sautéed beef with cold rice noodles

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Neil Perry's roast duck rice paper rolls.

Roast duck rice paper rolls

  • 2 hrs +
  • Difficult

Neil Perry

Rating: 0.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Green gazpacho with prawns

Green gazpacho with prawns

  • 2 hrs +
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Pork and chive dumplings with red vinegar sauce.

Pork and chive dumplings with red vinegar sauce

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (3)
Crispy fried whole snapper with sweet and sour sauce,

Crispy fried snapper with sweet and sour sauce

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (3)
Pulled pork and coleslaw burgers with chipotle mayonnaise.

Pulled pork and coleslaw burgers with chipotle mayo

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (22)
Corn fritters with jalapeno butter.

Corn fritters with jalapeno butter and heirloom tomato salad

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Lemongrass and herb marinated blue eye in banana leaf.

Marinated blue-eye in banana leaf

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Fried onion rings.

Fried onion rings

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (17)
Neil Perry's passionfruit pavlova.

Passionfruit pavlova

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Tuna tartare, Moroccan eggplant and cumin mayonnaise.

Tuna tartare, Moroccan eggplant and cumin mayo

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Barbecued rib-eye marinated with baharat.

Barbecued rib-eye marinated with baharat

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (9)
Pork and prawn donburi.

Pork and prawn donburi

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Blue-eye in a spicy broth with clams, asparagus and peas.

Blue-eye in a spicy broth with clams

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Neil Perry's vegetable paella.

Vegetable paella

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (6)
Barbecued snapper with black beans and salted chillies

Barbecued snapper with black beans and salted chillies

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (4)
Yunnan barbecue spare ribs with black vinegar sauce

Yunnan barbecue spare ribs with black vinegar sauce

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (5)
Tingling prawns

Tingling prawns

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (10)
Yucatan-style grilled king prawns with avocado jalapeno salsa.

Yucatan grilled king prawns with avocado salsa

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (11)
Pork and lemon meatball skewers.

Pork and lemon meatball skewers

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (5)
Barbecue chicken, corn and baby cos salad

Barbecue chicken, corn and baby cos salad with ranch dressing

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (5)
Veal saltimbocca

Veal saltimbocca with Roman-style gnocchi

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Neil Perry's spring vegetable minestrone.

Spring minestrone with bacon, pesto, asparagus and broad beans

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (2)
Zucchini, broad bean and mint salad with cured ham

Zucchini, broad bean and mint salad with cured ham

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader rating (1)
Seared scallops

Seared scallops and asparagus with white beans

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (3)
Fiery salt and pepper squid.

Salt and pepper squid with aioli

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (26)
Spice marinated fried chicken.

Spice marinated fried chicken

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (6)
Neil Perry's lamb kofta with muhammara

Lamb kofta with muhammara

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (18)
Spinach hotcakes with greens and feta.

Spinach hotcakes and greens with feta, olives and almonds

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (10)