Phillippa Grogan

Phillippa Grogan

Top 10 essential tools for home bakers

How many tools does a home baker really need?

Want to be a better baker? These top 10 tools are worth forking out for and will help you cook like a pro.

Cook | Phillippa Grogan | Tue May 17 09:45:00 EST 2016

How to make a pinata cake

Phillippa Grogan's pinata cake.

The lollies in this cake are so well concealed, no one will have any idea that they are about to pour out when the cake is cut.

Cook,Special | Phillippa Grogan | Tue May 03 09:15:00 EST 2016

Recipes: Hot cross buns with a twist

Hot cross bun ice-cream sandwiches.

Find your baking mojo by adding some bling to these reinvented hot cross buns.

Cook | Phillippa Grogan | Tue Mar 24 00:00:00 EST 2015

How to make a Christmas gingerbread house

Phillippa Grogan demonstrates how to make a gingerbread house.

Darren Purchese creates the ultimate postmodern edible dwelling, complete with solar panels, while Phillippa Grogan shows how to make a childhood fantasy where Hansel and Gretel could live happily...

Cook | Darren Purchese and Phillippa Grogan | Mon Dec 01 09:52:24 EST 2014

Michigan apple cake

Michigan apple cake

This pudding recipe is adapted from a second-hand cookbook I found in Ann Arbour, Michigan. Made with fresh breadcrumbs rather than flour, it's moist, eggy and not particularly sweet, with the crunch...

Cook | Phillippa Grogan | Tue Oct 18 16:02:08 EST 2011

Grilled chicken with mustard and chives

Grilled chicken with mustard and chives

This dish uses as few ingredients as possible but to still provide a flavoursome result. I cook it on the gas kettle barbecue, which always has a much better result than the oven.

Cook | Phillippa Grogan | Tue Oct 18 15:39:03 EST 2011

Savoury bread and butter pudding

Savoury bread and butter pudding.

We bake this in individual serves at our Armadale shop in a paper muffin tin. At home, I bake it in my lasagne dish and serve it lasagne-style in square slabs.

Cook | Phillippa Grogan | Tue Oct 18 15:39:09 EST 2011