Saturday, February 27, 2021
lahmacun turkish pizza

Lahmacun Turkish Pizza

Now that we have Italian pizza down to a tee, we tried our hand at these Turkish pizza (apparently pronounced La-ha-ma-choon, but I'm no expert). We couldn't quite get the temperature up as high...
okonomiyaki japanese cabbage pancake

Okonomiyaki – Japanese cabbage pancakes

You can make these with freshly shredded cabbage and spring onion. I had a lot of crunchy stir-fried cabbage with carrots, onions and peppers leftover so I used these instead. Still delicious. Serves : 2Cooking...
Smoky Aubergine Baingan Bharta

Smoky Aubergine Baingan Bharta

A friend sent this Punjabi recipe as I was looking for new inspiration for what to do with a couple of aubergines. We roasted the aubergines in our kamado grill ceramic barbecue but roasting...
Lemon Thyme Halloumi Flatbread

Lemon Thyme Halloumi Flatbreads

Once you've nailed the basic flatbread recipe, you can use your imagination with other flavours in the bread and what you top it with. See our other recipe for lemon chicken kebabs with spiced...
Blueberry and maca nutri ninja smoothie

Blueberry and maca smoothie

Serves : 1Preparation time : 5 minutesNotes : Vegetarian Ingredients : 1 banana250ml oat milk2 tbsp Greek yoghurt2 tbsp (frozen) blueberries1 tbsp cashews1 tsp maca powder1 tsp chia seeds Instructions Blend all the ingredients in a blender (I...
salmon creamy asparagus broccoli peas

Creamy salmon and asparagus

Serves : 2Preparation time : 5 minutesCooking time : 10 minutesNotes : Fish Ingredients : 2 tbsp olive oil2 salmon filletspack of asparagus spears (approx 20 skinny spears)6 tenderstem broccoli 1 garlic clove, crushed150ml vegetable stock125g...
butternut squash mustard gruyere gratin

Butternut squash, mustard & gruyère gratin

Serves : 4-6Preparation time : 20 minutesCooking time : 1 hour 20 minutesNotes : Vegetarian Ingredients : Butter for frying1 tbsp olive oil2 onions, halved and thinly sliced2 garlic cloves, crushed8 sage leaves300ml double cream200 ml...

Lemon chicken kebabs with spiced flatbreads

A few weeks back we finally made it to a restaurant we'd been meaning to try for a while, Oklava. Turkish flavours and mostly cooking over a charcoal grill.

Celeriac and rocket sformata

Preparation Time: 30 min Cooking Time time: 30 min plus 35 min Calories: 335 (per 1/8) Serves: 8 On a warm and sunny bank holiday Monday, a little bit of extra effort making this delicious lunch was well...
Lamb Tagine with butternut squash

Lamb Tagine

Preparation Time: 10 min Cooking Time time: 2 hours Calories: 270 Serves: 4 This recipe takes time to slow cook, but the hands on time is really short, so it doesn't feel like much effort. It will be...

Flourless (chocolate) pancakes

Preparation Time: 5 min Cooking Time time: 5 min Calories: 160 Serves: 1   When I first tried this recipe, I couldn't believe that I could made pancakes from the ingredients. I wasn't deterred after the first attempt turned...

Chicken Lime Laksa

Preparation Time: 10 min Cooking Time: 15 min Calories: 250 Calories Serves: 4 When you are looking for something which is comforting and tasty but which is still light and full of goodness, this recipe adapted from The...