Day 2 ‘Get Your Jelly On’: Green and gold jelly

Pea and corn jelly

Pea and corn jelly with grilled eggplant and zucchini

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Rugby World Cup fever is about to take over as the teams vie for a spot in the second round of the competition held in New Zealand.

We were a little shell-shocked as we watched our Wallabies go down to Ireland. How can a rugby minnow like Ireland topple the potential world champions was beyond us. We always thought Ireland’s national sport was playing darts and drinking copious amounts of Guinness in an Irish pub :)

Pea and Jelly

Pea and corn jelly with grilled eggplant and zucchini

Therefore, we have decided to give our team a little boost with our recipe.

Day 2 – Entree: Green and gold jelly with grilled eggplant and zucchini

As 22 million Aussies spoon into this green and gold rocket fuel, we are a nation recharged to reclaim our rightful spot at the top of world rugby.

Pea and corn jelly

Pea and corn jelly with grilled eggplant and zucchini

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19 Responses to Day 2 ‘Get Your Jelly On’: Green and gold jelly

  1. Cheah says:

    Good idea to make this savoury. Nice striking colours!

  2. How refreshing and new! Love this creative idea of yours!

  3. heidi says:

    I love the brightness of this savory jelly!

  4. boo_licious says:

    Go Australia! Love the vibrant green and yellow colours and veg jellies are definitely in vogue now.

  5. mycookinghut says:

    It is really pretty!

  6. Gertrude says:

    What a striking color!! this is a great way to get kids to eat their veggies :)

  7. Fiona N says:

    Nothing likes innovative patriotic food..with a smattering of fun :)

  8. That does look so cheerfully Australian. 😀

  9. I love how those peas seem to pop due to the refraction of the jelly in the sunlight. What’s the wine you’re serving with it?

    • Chopinand says:

      Hi Nate, it is a dry white by Evans and Tate from Western Australia which is where we are spending a few days. Always love to support all the local wines whenever we are here.

  10. FANTASTIC!!! I just love this and wonder why I’ve never thought to try this before. This shape would be perfect for the holidays with red and green veggies. What a fun project to do and have displayed on your plate, and it tastes great as well.

    Thanks for sharing this.

  11. Beautiful! And you had zucchini and eggplant tagliatelle with it! 😀

    • Chopinand says:

      Hi Kath,

      Yes, and I did draw inspiration from some of your beautiful zucchini tagliatelle recipes too! :)

  12. Haha perfect! Oi oi oi!

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  14. Sissi says:

    Now that I am a bit late, I realise how challenging this challenge really is. This jelly is simply beautiful.

  15. perfect for rugby world cup! go for gold :)

  16. Sharn says:

    I love a clear jelly and the idea is so unique. The colours are vibrant and very Aussie!! 😀

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