We’d love to feature your tried and true recipes in our upcoming cookbook!


Thank you so far for your submissions! We have received many great recipes and are going to be working a chapter at a time moving forward.  We are currently looking for Nibbles, and following that, Breakfasts.

If you still want to submit in another category, that’s okay too, you can submit more than one recipe.

If your recipe is selected for inclusion, we will ask you to make it and bring it to our cookbook photo shoots.

Note: This form is intended for families & individuals.  If you would like to have a recipe in the book under your business name, please see all our sponsoring options here.


    This will appear in the book with the recipe
    e.g. the Jones family, Matakana School or Greta Brown, Matakana Community Group etc.

    Is it Aunty Jane's all time best? Or handed down through the family?

    4. Is this recipe: (required)

    If Other, please fill out the next question

    Borrowed from another sourceLoosely based on another recipeMy own - you clever thing!

    Please name the source in which your recipe is based, if it's your own skip this question

    6. Please select the category your recipe falls into: (required)

    8. Level of difficulty (required)


    9. Please tick all that apply (optional)

    Nut FreeGluten FreeVegetarianDairy FreeSugar Free

    NB - cooking time is separate and answered next

    Please list the quantities and ingredients (eg 3 tablespoons cocoa) in order of usage through the recipe. Please do not use abbreviations such as tbsp or tsp for measurements

    Please list the steps or method for your recipe. You may be able to cut and paste from an electronic recipe to save you typing manually