Three cheese Ravioli with tomato sauce

chicken and mushroom ravioli

This is a very simple and easy to follow recipe for  ravioli using three cheeses which serves 4 as a starter or two as a main course. Continue reading “Three cheese Ravioli with tomato sauce”

Roast cod wrapped in pancetta

This is a reasonably straightforward recipe for a fish dish; for this version of roast cod loin wrapped in parma ham I added a green pesto minus the pine nuts to give it more flavour. Continue reading “Roast cod wrapped in pancetta”

Thai yellow curry

Thai Yellow Curry

Thai yellow curry is not as well known as some of the other recipes from this region of the world, but I think it is one of the best. Continue reading “Thai yellow curry”

Szechuan chicken stir fry

szechuan chicken stir fry

This is a really easy and quick to cook stir fry chicken recipe using szechuan pepper which is a fragrant pepper which is widely available. Continue reading “Szechuan chicken stir fry”

Dal with potato masala

dal and masala potato

Dal is an Indian lentil dish, served with potato masala this makes a great vegetarian side dish or starter Continue reading “Dal with potato masala”

Prawn and pork gyoza

pork and prawn gyoza

Gyoza are great as a starter or small main, prawn and pork go perfectly together Continue reading “Prawn and pork gyoza”

Raspberry Jelly

raspberry jelly

You could always buy raspberry jelly but it’s just not the same, try making your own, it’s worth it Continue reading “Raspberry Jelly”

Salmon fishcakes with salsa verde

salmon and salsa verde fishcakes

This is a bit different  as the salsa verde is mixed into the fishcakes but go with it, they taste amazing. Continue reading “Salmon fishcakes with salsa verde”

Chicken fried rice

chicken fred rice

Who doesn’t love chicken fried rice?  Making it is easy and better than any takeaway (mostly!) Continue reading “Chicken fried rice”

Red Thai curry fishcakes

red thai curry fish cakes

A Thai twist on the classic fishcake, these make an excellent starter or part of a main course with salad Continue reading “Red Thai curry fishcakes”

Chinese beef with noodles

beef with dan dan noodles

Chinese beef with noodles is a great stir fry recipe, the cooking time is due to the need to marinade the beef, the actual cooking time is about 10 mins Continue reading “Chinese beef with noodles”

Madras prawn curry

This is a hot Madras prawn curry recipe, the tamarind gives it a great hot and sour flavour Continue reading “Madras prawn curry”

Greek turkey meatballs with flatbreads

greek turkey kebabs

This is a super healthy kebab, aka Greek turkey meatballs, served with flatbread and a hot sauce its  great main or starter Continue reading “Greek turkey meatballs with flatbreads”

Pork belly with minestrone

minestrone with pork belly

This is a twist on a classic minestrone using pork belly, its a Jason Atherton recipe and really stunning topped with a poached egg. Continue reading “Pork belly with minestrone”

Pesto stuffed chicken with parma ham

chicken stuffed with pesto

This is a straightforward recipe, chicken is amazing when stuffed with this pesto and wrapped in the salty Parma ham,  you might want to use toothpicks to keep the stuffing inside Continue reading “Pesto stuffed chicken with parma ham”