These pork and fennel meatball salads are packed with a delicious combination of flavours. An interesting and satisfying lower carb meal. I haven’t cooked much with fennel before and was surprised at how much I enjoyed it. This is a fresh meal that’s perfect for the summer months. Don’t be alarmed at how runny the dressing for the salad is […]
Breakfast, lunch, dinner… shakshuka is great any time of day. This version is full of veggies and absolutely delicious served with warm buttered Turkish bread for dunking. If you haven’t heard of shakshuka before, it’s a dish of eggs poached in a tomato-based sauce that’s popular in the Middle East. Traditionally served for breakfast, shakshuka is a filling, warming meal […]
Chicken, broccoli and cranberry salad makes a nice change from your usual salad - it’s full of interesting textures and flavours. Then go straight into comfort food with an easy and surprisingly quick tuna potato bake. Asparagus and prosciutto tart is a tasty end to this week's menu, with ingredients that can easily be adjusted to suit your tastes.
BONUS CHRISTMAS BAKING RECIPE! This super easy chocolate fudge is smooth and creamy without any beating! I’ve made fudge two ways – cookies and cream, and cranberry pistachio. Recipe adapted from Chelsea Sugar. Feel free to make your own additions rather than going with the flavours I’ve suggested. Freeze-dried raspberries or mandarins are a nice option. This is another very versatile […]
Asparagus and prosciutto tart is such a flavoursome, easy dinner. It’s a great option for a dinner party too – just cut the baked tart into smaller squares. This is another versatile meal that’s easy to throw together with whatever you have in the fridge. Try smoked salmon instead of prosciutto, or thinly sliced tomatoes instead of asparagus. You’ll definitely […]
This easy tuna potato bake comes together a lot quicker than regular potato bakes. No need to cook in the oven for ages! This is a very versatile recipe. Trying using a combination of kumara and potato. If you don’t like tuna, you could use salmon (smoked or canned), chopped ham, diced (cooked) bacon or smoked chicken. Finely chopped steamed […]
With lots of interesting textures and flavours, this chicken, broccoli and cranberry salad makes a nice change from your usual salad. This is a really easy meal that’s ready in just 20 minutes. You could leave out the chicken and serve it as a side salad too. The cranberries add a nice touch for the upcoming festive season! […]
First on the menu this week is roast pork belly - a quick weeknight version served with sweet potato mash and an easy apple sauce. Curried chickpeas on roti are a flavoursome Indian-style vegetarian dinner, and you can easily adjust the spice level to your liking. Finish the week off with a quick and easy meal of Mediterranean noodles.
BONUS CHRISTMAS BAKING RECIPE! Ginger crunch is one of my favourite sweet treats, so I’ve been having fun developing this festive version. With candied nuts, cranberries and extra spices, it’s a great option for gifting and enjoying over the holiday season. In the lead up to Christmas, I’ll be sharing a few more of my favourite Christmas baking recipes. It’s such […]