Category: cook

lemon curd cheesecake with lavender and white chocolate

This lemon curd cheesecake with lavender and white chocolate is possibly my best dessert creation yet. It’s definitely up there in my top 5. The smooth, sweet creaminess of the no-bake topping with the tanginess of the lemon curd swirls. Then you have the snap of the white chocolate on the crumbly buttery biscuit base…

Summer berry Eton Mess with passion fruit cream

How do you make Eton Mess in a new and exciting way? We are huge fans of summer berry dessert recipes and also adore passion fruit cream so the summer berry Eton mess with passion fruit cream was born! It is unbelievably satisfying with summer berries bursting with juice, lots of crunchy and chewy meringue…

Tangy egg sandwich filling

This is my healthy tangy egg sandwich filling recipe. You could use this filling in interesting ways. Some ideas are to add potatoes for a tangy egg potato salad, or use it to fill up Vol Au Vents for an exciting canapé. It’s a really easy and versatile filling recipe! I love eating it with…

Frozen salted chocolate covered bananas

These healthy frozen salted chocolate covered bananas are so easy to make and the step by step recipe shows you how to ensure the best result every time. Bananas are one of natures prepackaged health foods. Dark chocolate also has some real health benefits, so this is a healthier way to enjoy a frozen snack.…

My favourite quinoa salad with pomegranate and pistachios

This started life as an Ottolenghi recipe, but over the years this quinoa salad with pomegranate and pistachios has been adapted time and time again. I’ve now settled with this quick and healthy version. It’s a perfect side salad to have up your sleeve for bbq’s and family get-togethers. It also makes a brilliantly healthy…

My Best Berry Crumble

As a fruit crumble loving English woman getting the best crumble recipe has been an obsession. This is my best berry crumble but you can add this topping to any fruit mix you desire. Crunchy and crumbly, this recipe has only 6 ingredients so it’s an easy to make dessert the whole family will love.

Homemade chocolate bar recipe : it’s a choco-bration!

I can not and will not deny my chocoholic cravings, so I dream up chocolate bar recipes a little bit more than is healthy. This homemade chocolate bar recipe ends up being a bar that makes a lovely handmade chocolate gift when all dressed up in ribbon. That is if you can bare to share…

Spicy Meatballs

I have a husband who is unashamed at sprinkling dried chilli flakes on just about anything. On his breakfast eggs, a cottage pie or even a fish-finger sandwich. He stands by this and states this would not seem strange to most people. Maybe I have become one of a minority who still feels satisfied after a meal even tho’ my tongue isn’t ablaze. These Moroccan meatballs are a compromise (well not really because I absolutely love these) and has lovely Harissa flavours.