For me spaghetti bolognese is such a simple meal to cook and a real comfort food to eat as well. But because it is so incredibly easy to cook it can end up being on the menu a little too often and become samey so I try to give it a little twist or add […]
This is one of those recipes that came about through a mixture of my laziness to go to the shop to purchase more food until a delivery came and also my love of simple comforting food. Corned beef works perfectly okay with potatoes and all the fabulous ingredients that go into it so why would […]
Amongst the empties from August I discussed the Warburtons giant crumpets and how they were great to have at lunch time and put them with cheese or eggs but how they seemed a little less breakfast time suitable. Instead I discussed how it worked out a lot better value for money to just get smaller […]
Chicken is such a simple and easy thing to cook. You can just pop it in the oven at the recommended heat, set the timer and do nothing for a few hours. If you are doing a whole chicken you probably want to add a little margarine to the skin and perhaps a few bits […]
A few weeks ago I decided it was time to be brave and get back in the kitchen properly. Whilst I have large amounts of time on my hands, I lack the patience and calm required for cooking a several part meal. With the weather clearly turning towards autumn it also gave me a chance […]
A simple vegetable risotto with a breadcrumbed cheese bake (to make up for not having any cheese to put in the risotto).
I feel like I have let you all down. I disappeared without a trace for months on end and honestly have no good reason for it at all. I have gone to restaurants, tried out new recipes and discovered a collection of new brands, flavours and ingredients. A stand out is a South African pub […]
Homemade: Pan fried (in butter) cod with crispy skin flavoured with sweet basil, salt and pepper. Tomato, spinach and a basil and chilli infused olive oil sauce. With garden pea and standard white fluffy potato mash.
Inspired by Waitrose and Junior Masterchef, I made cookies.
Welcome to my new blog. After blogging in the past and writing for online publications I finally decided to get back into blogging and to do it about something I am really passionate and interested in: food. Here you will find a whole variety of things. I’ll discuss foods I hate, foods I love, recipes […]