Making Chilli has become a bit of an obsession of mine. It’s one of my favourite meals to cook for so many reasons. The ease of chucking the ingredients into a pan and letting it slow cook for hours is brilliant, and the resulting tender, succulent meat and rich flavour is so satisfying. Its a … More The Ultimate Chilli Con Carne!
I swear I must eat this 2 or 3 times a week, and I somehow never seem to tire of it. Considering that I generally feel like my cooking is becoming repetitive if I have the same meal twice in a month, this is no mean feat! This recipe is ram-packed full of vegetables, each bringing … More Lunchtime Vegetable Wrap
These recipes are 2 of my absolute go-to’s whenever I’m making anything Mexican. A fresh pico de gallo salsa and a spicy guacamole are always a winner with food like fajitas, burritos, tacos and mole’s. I’ve fiddled around with these slightly each time I’ve made them, and am very happy with how they’ve ended up. … More Salsa and Guacamole
I love buying whole pineapples. For such an exotic fruit, it’s so accessible and cheap (you can pick up a small/medium one for around a quid at most supermarkets), and super easy to prepare – never overpay for the pre-chopped stuff. A quick google search has told me that it has various health benefits – … More Caramelised pineapple breakfast bowl
My inspiration for this recipe was from a salad I had a while ago from ‘The Natural Kitchen’ in Aldersgate. That had rocket and pink grapefruit in it, and I’ve slightly adapted it in this recipe. This makes for a delicious lunch for one (a real treat to take to work), a sexy starter, or … More Blood Orange, Avocado and Rocket salad
I had no food in the house, but didn’t want to spend ridiculous money on a take-away, so I thought I’d wing it a bit using only store cupboard ingredients (with a few exceptions) I had at the time. I ended up experimenting a bit, and making these noodles. They turned out to be really … More Posh ‘Kitchen Sink’ Noodles
I’m on a bit of a health kick at the minute, and so I tried to make a green smoothie or green juice, and it was absolutely delicious! It certainly didn’t feel like a chore to make or drink it, and it was incredibly refreshing. The inspiration for this one came from a drink at Wagamamas. … More Green Smoothie