Easy Meatball Pasta Recipe

Quick and Easy Meatball Pasta   We had some leftover sausages and a need for a quick dinner.  This is a quick and speedy one…

Pea, Ham and Cream Cheese Risotto Recipe

Easy and budget-friendly risotto recipe   This is a bit of a cheat’s risotto, we haven’t used wine or risotto rice but it still is…

Main Courses

Pea, Ham and Cream Cheese Risotto Recipe Recipe: Cauliflower Korma Recipe: Scotch Lamb Chops with Feta Recipe: Slow Cooker Scotch Lamb Pilaf Recipe: Beef Wellington…

Recipe : Vegan Beetroot, Red Onion and Clementine Tarte Tartin

Something different from the usual vegan nut roast this Christmas Day and much more colourful as well.  Earthy tastes and colours with this vegan beetroot,…

How to cook a Turkey crown

A lot quicker than a full turkey, a turkey crown is perfect for smaller gatherings. What is a turkey crown? A turkey crown is what…

Recipe : Mediterranean Pesto Fusilli

As part of World Week in Italian Cusine,  the Italian Consulate General, Italian Institute of Culture in Edinburgh and the Italian Chamber of Commerce and…

Recipe : Smoked Haddock, Cauliflower and Broccoli Gratin

This is a cheats gratin really as you part cook the vegetables so there’s no risk of a hard potato here.  Smoked haddock with cauliflower…

Recipe : Roasted Pumpkin with Cashel Blue Cheese Cream

Pumpkins are not just for Halloween! This season heralds in the amazing autumnal colours of reds, russets, oranges, burnt ochre….. to name but a few.…

Recipe : Poisson meunière Fish with butter

A little fishy for your dishy A French classic  -Poisson meunière, fish with butter.  Once again trying to increase our fish intake, so er lets…

Recipe: Spring Onion Tart

Quick and easy to make Spring Onion Tart This Spring Onion Tart is simple to make for lunch or dinner time meal.  We could see…

Recipe: lemon and thyme spatchcock chicken

Quick and easy juicy chicken recipe Once you spatchcock a chicken, you’ll never roast a whole one again. They are not only juicier in taste,…

Recipe: Pastitsio aka Greek lasagne

Get your Greek on with some filling Pastitsio Pastitsio (sometimes spelled pastichio) is a Greek baked pasta dish with minced meat and béchamel sauce.  I’ve eaten…

Recipe : Ikea Meatballs

Make Ikea meatballs at home The list of companies releasing make at home recipes has grown today with the recipe for Ikea meatballs being released.…

Recipe: Slow Cooker Scotch Lamb Pilaf

Worth the wait slow cooker Scotch lamb pilaf Another recipe from the Scotch Kitchen to promote Scotch Lamb. This time one to put on in…