RECIPES

The best winter warmer recipes that you have to try

From simple family favourites to hearty classics, we've got recipes you're going to love!

Winter is the perfect season for cooking and experimenting with new recipes. Instead of cereal for breakfast, try warm dishes like filling oats with honey and banana, or scrambled eggs with prosciutto on grainy toast. Here’s our pick of the best winter recipes so you can get cooking and keep warm. Ugg boots optional.


What's in season during winter?


Vegetables

  • Asian greens
  • Beetroot
  • Broccoli
  • Brussels sprouts
  • Cauliflowers
  • Celeriac
  • Celery
  • Eggplant (early)
  • Fennel
  • Kale
  • Leeks
  • Okra (late)
  • Parsnips
  • Pumpkins
  • Silverbeet
  • Spinach (late)
  • Sweet potatoes (kumara) (early)
  • Turnips
  • Fruit

  • Apples
  • Avocados
  • Custard apples (early–mid)
  • Dates (mid–late)
  • Grapefruit
  • Kiwifruit
  • Lemons
  • Mandarins
  • Nashi (early–mid)
  • Oranges
  • Passionfruit (early)
  • Pears
  • Persimmons (early)
  • Pomelos
  • Quince (early–mid)
  • Rhubarb
  • Strawberries (mid–late)
  • Tangelos (mid–late)