Dinner

jolly quinoa and roast chicken

Jollof Quinoa and Roast Chicken

I was thrilled and honoured when I heard I was going to be part of the NOT GUILTY BLOG TOUR to promote talented chef Mick Elysee’s new cookbook Not Guilty. Not only do I love fusion cooking, as most of you know, but Mick’s recipes are in line with mine: healthy, […]

 
A delicious recipe for risotto made with chorizo, roasted pumpkin and autumn spices. The perfect comfort food this autumn!

Roasted Pumpkin and Chorizo Risotto

I don’t know about you, but autumn is my favorite time of the year. I just can’t stop baking and cooking delicious autumnal offerings from fruit, vegetables and autumn spices. I can’t pass a pumpkin in the supermarket without buying it. Which probably explains the 6 pumpkins sitting in my […]

 
Minty Pea and Pistachio Falafel

Minty Pea and Pistachio Falafel

Usually when you think of digesting something light and refreshing you think of a sparkling drink or a light fluffy dessert and don’t expect to get it in a meal. But with my recipe for minty pea and pistachio falafel you certainly do! I have always loved the combination of fresh peas […]

 
A delicious marinade made with all the flavours of Morocco to add some spice to your barbecue!

Moroccan Barbecue Marinade

Summer is coming to an end but it doesn’t mean barbecue season has to… this delicious Moroccan barbecue marinade is a perfect marinade for any meat or vegetable …..whether you are barbecuing, grilling or baking it.  

 
A delicious fish bake with hake topped with a crunchy pesto crumble

Crunchy Pesto Fish Bake

This pesto fish bake is the easiest and tastiest fish bake you will ever make. The soft texture of the fish and the crunchy texture of the topping along with basil pesto is the perfect combination to enhance the flavour of the fish…  

 

Skinny Fish Tacos

These fish tacos are the perfect weekend recipe. Healthy, easy to make and perfect for lunch, dinner or as a snack with your favourite weekend tipple. I call these my skinny fish tacos as they are my comfort skinny food when craving something other than a salad! The saltiness of […]

 
mussels in a whiskey cream sauce

Mussels in a Whiskey Cream Sauce

If anyone used to ask me what my guilty pleasure in food was then I would always say mussels and chips… but times have changed and I now say mussels in a whiskey cream sauce with some Guinness bread on the side! A perfect dish ….  

 
chicken satay

Chicken Cashew Satay Buddha Bowl

It’s Friday, it’s cold and it’s raining and I don’t want to spend hours in the kitchen when I could be spending it curled up on the sofa by the fire watching my favourite movie …so…I’m NOT going to spend hours in the kitchen and I AM going to watch my […]