Easy Chicken Satay Recipe

Easy Oven Cooked Chicken Satay Have these chicken satay strips as a starter or a snack.  Serve with smashed cucumber salad and sweet chilli sauce…

Smashed Cucumber Salad Recipe

Refreshing summer salad Cucumbers are tasty but we were looking for something to make them a little bit more exciting than just having them sliced…

Sorrel and Pea Soup Recipe

Springtime is in full swing so let’s get cooking with a special springtime herb – Sorrel. Hardy springtime herbs are a great culinary boost to…

Scottish Cullen Skink Soup

Scottish Smoked Haddock Soup   Certain to be found in any traditional Scottish restaurant is Cullen Skink.  But what is Cullen Skink, where is it…

Creamy Sweetcorn Soup Recipe

Japanese Corn Potage We never knew how popular sweetcorn soup was in Japan.  It was served at breakfast in our hotel, as a side in…

Recipe : Quick Kipper Pâté

Easy homemade fish pate recipe A quick kipper pate for when you either defrosted and forgot the boil in the bag kipper or they are…

Recipe : Fried Halloumi with vinaigrette

Bring summer indoors with this zesty halloumi dish   Whilst the summer weather may not always be the best, one way to keep the summer…

Recipe : Hot potato and tomato salad

tatties and tomaties New potatoes in a salad are delicious, however, have you had a hot potato and tomato salad?  Mix things up with browning…

Recipe: Melon, Lemon and Thyme Salad

Refreshing Melon, Lemon and thyme salad The weather may be all topsy turvey at the moment however this refreshing melon, lemon and thyme salad will…

Recipe: Watermelon Soup with Fresh Mint

Watermelon Soup with Fresh Mint recipe Quench your thirst and re-hydrate with this refreshing watermelon soup.  We love watermelon and with the heat lately, we…

Recipe: Asparagus, Potato and Egg Salad

Summer on a plate – Asparagus, Potato, and Egg Salad Asparagus season is well underway and with the good weather an excuse for something a…

Courgette and Pea Soup Recipe

A bright and tasty winter warming soup – Courgette and Pea It might be winter but there’s light at the end of the tunnel.  Bring…

Recipe: Split Pea and Ham Soup

Snert yourself warm It may be Spring but it’s still soup weather and this Dutch split pea soup, inspired by our trip to Stads Koffyhuis…

Recipe: Lentil Soup

Simple and comforting soup Lentil soup is one of the simplest, cheapest and easiest soups to make. It is gluten free and can easily be…