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.

Spaghetti with prawns, basil and pistachios.

Spaghetti with prawns, basil and pistachios

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (18)
Lemon-braised witlof.

Lemon-braised witlof

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (34)
Salmon with a mustard crust on celeriac salad.

Salmon with a mustard crust on celeriac salad

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (134)
Braised beef cheeks with baby carrots.

Braised beef cheeks with baby carrots

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (42)
Whole roasted cauliflower with lemon and mustard dressing.

Whole roasted cauliflower with lemon and mustard

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (175)
Sweet potato, chilli and lime soup.

Sweet potato, chilli and lime soup with tortilla crisps

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (55)
Adobo-marinated-blue-eye-fillets.

Adobo-marinated blue-eye fillets

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (187)
Pan-fried veal with mustard fruits.

Pan-fried veal with cavolo nero

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (62)
Almond and pear (or apple) crostata.

Pear and almond crostata

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (39)
Ginger cake with lemon and pistachio icing,

Ginger cake with lemon and pistachio icing

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (173)
Tandoori chicken with mint and coriander relish.

Oven-baked tandoori chicken with mint and coriander relish

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (178)
Spinach, pea and broccolini salad.

Spinach, pea and broccolini salad

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (85)
Leg of lamb with herb and pinenut stuffing.

Leg of lamb with herb and pinenut stuffing

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (119)
Steamed mussels with fennel, garlic and chorizo.

Steamed mussels with fennel, garlic and chorizo

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (105)
Warm salad of roast cauliflower, labne, olives and almonds.

Warm salad of roast cauliflower, labna, olives and almonds

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (187)
Pear, celeriac and walnut salad.

Pear, celeriac and walnut salad

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (112)
Neil Perry's cheddar and onion tart.

Cheddar and onion tart

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (59)
Beef mushroom and ale stew.

Beef, mushroom and ale stew

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (238)
Spicy lamb and vegetable soup.

Spicy lamb and vegetable soup with chickpeas

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (187)
Fragrant poached chicken with rice.

Fragrant poached chicken and spiced rice

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (105)
Rare roast beef salad.

Rare roast beef salad with carpaccio dressing

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (89)
Strozzapretti pasta with pumpkin, pine nuts and feta

Strozzapreti pasta with roast pumpkin, feta and pine nuts

  • 30 mins - 1 hr

Neil Perry

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (143)
cr: William Meppem
recipe - Roast parsnips with mint gremolata

Roast parsnips with mint gremolata

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (68)
cr: William Meppem
recipe - Beef with fennel caponata

Beef with fennel caponata

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (98)
Neil Perry's seared tuna salad with sesame dressing.

Seared tuna salad with sesame dressing

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (67)
Korean spice-rubbed chicken.

Korean spice-rubbed chicken

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (229)
Neil Perry's vanilla prune tart.

Vanilla, prune and Armagnac tart

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (65)
Pan-fried pork cutlets with apple, fennel and radish salad.

Pan-fried pork cutlet with apple, fennel, watercress and radish salad

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (166)
Neil Perry's warm haloumi salad with pomegranate and lemon dressing.

Warm haloumi salad with pomegranate and lemon dressing

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 0.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (66)
Fish kofta with tarator sauce and salad.

Fish kofta with salad and tarator sauce

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (108)
A winter warmer delicious with chips, pasta or on its own.

Chicken braised with mushroom and thyme

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (313)
In the oven, on the stove or on the grill, these chips are bursting with flavour.

Polenta chips

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (155)
Supercharge the flavours at your next mealtime: Neil Perry's Chilli chicken with chestnuts, black funghi and celery.

Chilli chicken with chestnuts, black funghi and celery

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 0.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (47)
Claypot rice with Chinese sausage, peanuts and shiitake.

Claypot rice with Chinese sausage, peanuts and shiitake

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (100)
Chestnut, pancetta and cabbage soup.

Chestnut, pancetta and cabbage soup

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 0.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (36)
Pan-fried John Dory fillets with pine nuts.

Pan-fried John Dory with parsley, garlic and pine nuts

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (113)
Roast brussels sprouts with hazelnuts.

Roast brussels sprouts with hazelnuts

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (65)
Roast lamb with olive, anchovy and caper sauce.

Roast lamb with olive, anchovy and caper sauce

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (39)
Cucumber salad with Chinese black vinegar.

Cucumber salad with Chinese black vinegar

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (31)
Cinnamon and chilli braised beef.

Cinnamon and chilli braised beef

  • 2 hrs +
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (167)
Almond and quince tart.

Almond and quince tart with Spanish sherry

  • 2 hrs +

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (14)
Spanish chicken garlic and bay leaves.

Spanish chicken with garlic and fresh bay leaves

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (74)
Baked Eggs with spicy Sausage and Labneh.

Baked eggs with spicy sausage and labna

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (34)
Egg Ham and Gruyere Crepes.

Egg, ham and gruyere buckwheat crepes

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (18)
Fig and lemon yoghurt cake.

Fig and lemon yoghurt cake

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (37)
Turkish bread pocket.

Turkish bread pockets

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (24)
Braised witlof and leek gratin with gruyere.

Braised witlof and leek gratin with gruyere

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (9)
Roast tarragon chicken with lemon, caper and oliver salad.

Roast tarragon chicken with lemon, caper and olive salad

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (32)
Coconut sago pudding with passionfruit mousse.

Coconut sago pudding with passionfruit mousse

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (18)
Mustard slaw.

Mustard slaw

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (21)
Crumbed pork.

Crumbed pork with lemon

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (24)
Prawn and ginger congee.

Prawn and ginger congee

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (18)
KLP

Key lime pie

  • 2 hrs +
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (29)
Radicchio, rocket, walnut and apple salad.

Radicchio, rocket, walnut and apple salad

  • < 30 mins
  • Easy

Neil Perry

Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (23)
Zuchinni parmigiana.

Zucchini parmigiana

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (100)
Salad of fresh figs with walnuts, goat's curd and pomegranate vinaigrette.

Salad of fresh figs with walnuts, goat’s curd and pomegranate vinaigrette

  • < 30 mins
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (17)
Grilled lamb with romesco sauce.

Grilled autumn lamb with romesco

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (41)
Jalapeno and aged chedder-cornbread.

Jalapeno and aged-cheddar corn bread

  • 30 mins - 1 hr
  • Medium

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (23)
Southern smoky chicken wings with goats curd dressing.

Southern-style smoky chicken wings with goat's curd dressing

  • 1-2 hrs
  • Difficult

Neil Perry

Rating: 2.5 out of 5 stars
Reader ratings (36)