This Weeks Episode of Home in WA

Martin Gillespie



(08) 9417 5544

(08) 9417 5544

0412 684 995

22 Gwilliam Drive
Bibra Lake WA 6163

We welcome back our resident HOME in WA chef, Martin Gillespie this week. Many of you may not know it, but Martin now has his own Function Centre at Bibra Lake, 10 minutes from Fremantle and 15 minutes from the Perth CBD. Conveniently nestled in the heart of the West Australian Bush (next door to Adventure World), amongst some of Perth's most striking gardens and over looking Bibra Lake. The Retro Chef Function Centre boasts a modern and flexible atmosphere for hosting your wedding, Birthdays, Sun downers or corporate events.

Retro French Toast

Recipe by Martin Gillespie Retro Chef
Limes and Melville Seafood

Preparation time:    10 minutes
Cooking time:              15 minutes
Serves:          6  to 8 people

8 Golden Eggs whipped 
2 tbsp honey
Dash of milk or cream
1 teaspoon vanilla essence
2 - Ciabatta bread cut 2cm diagonals
2 tbsp Grape seed oil
1 pack of cut fruit from ‘Limes in Melville’
1/3 cup Maple syrup
Few mint leaves as garnish

Combine whipped egg, honey, milk and vanilla to form the dipping egg mixture. 
Meanwhile slowly pre heat a sauté pan to medium heat.
Toss the sliced bread through the egg mixture until each piece of bread is well coated. 
Apply a little grape seed oil to a hot pan and cook each side for 2 minutes or until golden brown, keep warm.
Combine fruit and Maple syrup, mix well.
To Serve; Place a slice of toast with a few pieces of bacon (optional) topped with a sprig of mint.

Retro Chef Function Centre
22 Gwilliam Drive
Bibra Lake 9417 5544

Wine match - Oakover Semillon Sauvignon Blanc
A vibrant nose of fresh lime and a touch of pineapple. Probably their best vintage..

Available Now. 3 brand new wines in the Oakover - White Label Range.  These wines can be purchased from their cellar door in the Swan Valley. Ask your local independent liquor store for Oakover Wines - i.e. Liquor Barons, Western Cellars & Thirsty Camel...
Priced around $13 per bottle.