Cucumber & Sesame Noodle Salad

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I am currently addicted to this Cucumber and Sesame Noodle Salad and my spiralizer has been working in overdrive to keep up with demand. This salad is perfect for summer, it’s light, refreshing and incredibly fast and easy to make. There is just something about slurping up the cucumber noodles dripping in sauce that makes… 

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Shrimp Burgers

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The satisfaction I get from eating a burger is usually dependant on just one thing, the toppings. If you put enough condiments, caramelized onions, sautéed mushrooms and avocado on a piece of cardboard, top it with a pickle and put it in a bun, I will happily eat it without a single complaint. To be… 

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Beef, Fig and Red Onion Balsamic Skewers

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I can’t believe we are almost half way through August and I have yet to post a recipe for the barbeque! Well its time to fire up your grill because I have an easy, and seriously delicious recipe for you. I have been dreaming about this flavour combination for quite awhile, but when I finally… 

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Roasted Tomato & Walnut Cream Tarts

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How cute are these little bite sized tarts!? They are the perfect accompaniment to a glass of wine at cocktail hour or to serve as finger food at a party. Although the almond flour tart shell makes for a great base, it’s the walnut cream filling that gets top mark in this recipe. I will… 

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Cauliflower Rice Paella

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Paella is a dish that I had been wanting to try to “de-grain” for a long time but was always worried that the end result would be a spicy plate of mush. It turns out I had nothing to worry about but because this dish completely exceeded any expectation I had on what a grain… 

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Strawberry Ice Cream

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The beginning of July is my favourite time of year in London. Summer has officially arrived, the entire city becomes captivated by Wimbledon and British strawberries are finally in season. Between late May and mid July, British strawberries are in their prime. They are vibrant red, juicy and full of flavour, in no way resembling… 

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Apple Cinnamon Granola

You’ve heard it a million times before: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, which provides you with nutrients to give you energy for the day ahead. It’s a statement that we all try to live by, but unfortunately its easier said then done. In the busy morning rush of getting ready for… 

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Pecan & Caramel Shortbread Bars

Calling anyone with a serious sweet tooth! You are about to meet your match! There are lots of recipes for desserts on this site, from lemon curd tarts and strawberry & rhubarb bars to espresso cheesecake, but these pecan and caramel shortbread bars take the cake (sorry, I couldn’t resist). These bars are decadent and… 

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Broccoli Fritters

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I love dishes that taste indulgent but are secretly full of healthy things making them surprisingly good for you. These broccoli fritters are a guilty pleasure of mine, with a crisp outside and creamy center which tastes more like creamy cheddar and broccoli soup then steamed broccoli. From what I hear, tricking your kids into… 

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Caramelized Onion & Thyme Focaccia

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Slices of warm focaccia laden with caramelized onions, a sprinkle of thyme and crystalized salt dipped in a dish of extra virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegar….I mean seriously, how good does that sound? When it comes to whipping up a loaf of bread, it doesn’t get much easier than this. The dough requires no… 

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