Mushroom Risotto

This risotto was so so good! I decided to make this so simple, just focussing on the mushroom flavours. The crispy mushrooms on top make an amazing addition. This is a completely veggie dish - ensure the wine and stock cube are vegan and this is also easily vegan! Let me know if you give... Continue Reading →

Salmon Risotto

Risotto is such a comforting meal and this one feels so fresh! It's crazy quick to make and tasted so good! Ingredients 3 shallots, finely sliced 300g arborio rice 2 x garlic cloves, crushed Large handful of parsley, finely chopped 3 tbsp wine 100ml single cream  1 lemon,  zest and juice 200-250g smoked salmon, sliced... Continue Reading →

Side Dish: Cauliflower Cheese

It's been a while since i've done a cheeky side dish so I thought I would give you this incredibly simple way of spicing up a portion of cauliflower! Ingredients Cauliflower, chopped into small florets 40g butter 25g plain flour 15fl oz milk A load of grated cheese - a mix of cheddar and parmesan... Continue Reading →

Veggie Chilli

I made this gorge chilli one evening when I was home alone! This serves two which was super handy as the boyfriend had the leftovers the following day! It was so easy to make and so so warming! I had it with all the trimmings and some cheeky wedges but serve it however you wish!... Continue Reading →

Chicken, Chorizo & Beans

Thought I'd share this little dinner I made this evening - super easy and only 3 main ingredients! I want to be able to demonstrate that often it doesn't take a load of ingredients or some fancy ingredients to make a tasty, easy meal! Ingredients Chicken thighs (2-3 per person depending on hunger levels) skin... Continue Reading →

Chilli & Ginger Salmon

This dish was absolute heaven and I took the concept from The Detox Kitchen - you can find the original recipe here. I always say my favourite things about cooking is mixing it up and adapting to make it work for you. I loved the recipe and changed things up slightly with what I had... Continue Reading →

Easy Chicken Schnitzel

Asking the boyfriend what he wants for dinner is always a risky decision as he normally comes up with something disgusting or something impossible. However on this particular occasion he came out with 'Chicken Schnitzel'... which despite an incredibly random choice, was something I could work with! This dish was super easy to make and... Continue Reading →

Roasted Cod & Potatoes

Having already spent a fortune on our holiday in Crete, we decided it would be a good idea to cook in our villa for a couple of evenings! The 'Supermarkets' had a pretty good supply but still fairly limited so we had to work with what we could find! This dish was made up of... Continue Reading →

Red Thai Chicken Curry

I seriously love Thai curry, of any kind - it's just so warming for these autumnal days! Last time I made a Thai curry, it was green and veggie! (Click this link for the recipe!) This week, I decided to go for a red version with chicken. My sister came round for dinner this particular evening,... Continue Reading →

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