Roasted Mediterranean Olives

By Alexandra | October 15, 2019 | 14 Comments
Roasted Mediterranean Olives. A recipe by It's Not Complicated Recipes.

My Roasted Mediterranean Olives are an easily prepared, tasty appetiser which is an ideal accompaniment to a glass of wine. It’s as simple as combining a few varieties of olives, adding a few colourful, flavoursome aromatics and roasting for about 20 minutes. The olives become more tender and the flavours intensify. Roasting the olives brings them to life, their flavour … Read More

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Vegan Peanut Butter Freezer Fudge

By Alexandra | October 11, 2019 | 24 Comments
Vegan Peanut Butter Freezer Fudge. A recipe by It's Not Complicated Recipes.

My Vegan Peanut Butter Freezer Fudge is a seriously scrumptious sweet treat! (That sentence is difficult to say, but it truly does this recipe justice!) My friends and family will tell you that I have a serious love for coffee. (In particular, triple-shot flat white coffee!) I have never been one to include sugar in coffee or tea, but I … Read More

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Creamy Lemon Pie

By Alexandra | October 8, 2019 | 22 Comments
Creamy Lemon Pie. A recipe by It's Not Complicated Recipes.

My Creamy Lemon Pie is the perfect dessert for those who love the flavour of lemons. There is so much to like about this pie. Every bite offers the refreshing, bright flavour of lemon, softened and smoothed by the luscious, creamy filling. A simple, crisp crust perfectly offsets the creamy texture of the filling. You will find that the crust … Read More

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Apricot and Cream Cheese Pastry

By Alexandra | October 3, 2019 | 28 Comments
Apricot and Cream Cheese Pastry. A recipe by It's Not Complicated Recipes.

I have been looking forward to enjoying an Apricot and Cream Cheese Pastry for a while now.  However, as fresh apricots are not yet in season, and I can wait no longer, I am using canned apricots in these pastries. The combination of the flaky pastry, the cheesecake-style filling and the fresh-tasting apricots is delicious. Do not be deterred by … Read More

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Mini Bacon and Onion Pasties

By Alexandra | September 12, 2019 | 48 Comments
Mini Bacon and Onion Pasties. A recipe by It's Not Complicated Recipes.

More often than not, I find myself dreaming of food – whether I am awake or asleep! These Mini Bacon and Onion Pasties were the result of one of those moments. They’re the ideal appetiser to serve with drinks; crisp, flaky pastry filled with a bacon and onion mixture. It is savoury goodness in mini form! Best of all? This … Read More

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I’m Alex. I am a passionate foodie, writer and lover of life.

I live in Adelaide, South Australia with my two gorgeous cats – Sammi and Remy.

Together with my Mother, Faye, we will bring you recipes that are delicious and will satisfy those cravings but won’t have you spending hours in the kitchen. After all – it’s not complicated.

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Thai Style Chicken and Noodle Meatballs

By Alexandra | July 25, 2018

Thai Style Chicken and Noodle Meatballs are a delicious canape! Try these at your next dinner party or drinks catch up – they’re sure to be popular with your family and friends! I believe in the importance of a good appetiser, and these meatballs are my go-to recipe for many occasions. One of my favourite things about this dish is … Read More

Spiced Pumpkin and Sweet Potato Soup

Spiced Pumpkin and Sweet Potato Soup

By Alexandra | July 24, 2018

Spiced Pumpkin and Sweet Potato Soup – a golden bowl of goodness that is sure to delight! Baby, it’s cold outside. Winter in Australia has well and truly arrived. Warm up with a bowl of my comforting Spiced Pumpkin and Sweet Potato Soup! This soup truly is delicious and nutritious. It is one of the first recipes I ever learnt to … Read More

Roasted Capsicum Pesto

Roasted Capsicum Pesto

By Alexandra | July 23, 2018

Inspired from a trip to Spain, this Roasted Capsicum Pesto is delicious and simple to make! This red capsicum pesto was inspired by a visit to Spain last year. Since then, I have been craving the flavours of Spain. Spanish food is colourful, vibrant and full of flavour. Dishes vary across the different regions but the use of olive oil … Read More

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