Spaghetti meatballs

Spaghetti meatballs

Last night I thought we would revisit an old favorite and classic Italian recipe that I had not made for a longtime, and it was so worth it and truely delicious. (Enough for 4 people) What you need 500g lean mince Italian fresh herb mix (Basil, parsley, origanum) 1/2...

Cup cakes

There are few things that invoke happy childhood memories than those icing topped little buttons of pure joy. Go on indulge yourself. What you need 150g softened Butter 150g castor sugar 175g self-raising flour 3 eggs 2 tablespoons cocoa powder 1 teaspoon vanilla...

Generals chicken

This is Asian food heaven, battered pieces of chicken smothered in a sweet and spicy sauce, just looking at should get your mouth watering. It’s a bit like fiery sweet and sour chicken and if you are anything like me, fried Asian ior Chinese foods are a real...
Tandoori chicken

Tandoori chicken

This tandoori is hot, spicy and will leave quite a few quiet moments at the table with any indian food fans around the table. Its quick to prepare and best left marinading overnight and then into the oven. What you need Skinless chicken thighs and drum sticks (4-6 of...
Real Caesar dressing

Real Caesar dressing

Caesar salads are amongst the most popular salads but seldom made at home because as far as salads go this salad dressing recipe is fairly complicated and requires quite a few ingredients, but it is so worth it. What you need 1 egg 8 tinned anchovy fillets 2 large...

Roman style beans

Every now and then we all need to get our greens and this is a great way to flavour beans and make thema meal. For us bacon with almost anything is good. What you need 500g green beans 6 slices streaky bacon cut into squares Olive oil squeeze of lemon The process Fry...
Smoked salmon on crisp rosti

Smoked salmon on crisp rosti

Smoked salmon on crisp rosti is something very special if you get the rosti right. I’ve made thousands of rosti since I went to Austria some years back and finally got it right. Its a great lunch and a fantastic light dinner on a warm evening. This is plenty for...
Creme Brulee

Creme Brulee

Creme brulee has got to be one of the simplest yet rewarding desserts to make. It never fails to impress and and if you are a single guy you will be way up there after this one… trust me. I dont know what it is, but using the flame is just such a guy thing, I...

Rich bacon and mushroom sauce

This is a classic sauce for those who love bacon, it’s rich, creamy and the smells coming out of the kitchen are sure to make any not so hungry kids, starving. The smell of frying bacon just seems to have that effect! It is best served with penne, which holds...

Beef stroganoff

Beef stroganoff takes just 10 to 15 minutes to prepare and in a little over half an hour you can can present a truely delicious meal to meal to your family that any restaurant would be proud to serve. This is for 2 large servings which could feed 2 adults and 2 small...