Raj’s Traditional Punjabi Roti

Roti has always been a staple in my house. My Grandad swears by it – he would tell you that you don’t need anything other than lentils and chapatti flour. What he didn’t tell me was how difficult it can be to make! Ok, maybe not that difficult… but I always found it hard…. untilContinue reading “Raj’s Traditional Punjabi Roti”

Gorgeous Greek Style Lamb Wraps with Crushed Potatoes

We’re currently in self-isolation – like the rest of the world – and so I dug out some of the frozen lamb we had in the freezer that I would ordinarily use to make a curry. This was one of the nicest lamb dishes I’ve ever had! Easy, fresh and light. Perfect for when you’reContinue reading “Gorgeous Greek Style Lamb Wraps with Crushed Potatoes”

Mood Boosting Foods. Part 1

There is some science behind food contributing to your moods and wellbeing. Now, we are in a period of stress, lockdown and an overwhelming feeling of uncomfortableness. Covid-19 has got people feeling scared, anxious, stressed and overwhelmed. People are now self-isolating but also panic buying – please stop that! – self-isolation doesn’t have to meanContinue reading “Mood Boosting Foods. Part 1”

Gnocchi – 2 ways

According to Google sources, the proper pronunciation for Gnocchi: nyawk-kee if you want to be Italian; nok-ee or noh-kee if you’re American!??!! However we really don’t care how you say it – it’s ALL about how you serve it. The truth is they are fluffy little pillows that are so underrated – match them withContinue reading “Gnocchi – 2 ways”

Seabass and Fennel

Mood: feeling a bit extra. Not been out to eat in a while, want to treat yourself to some good food that keeps on giving This took me around 40 minutes to cook. I had food in the fridge that needed cooking and wanted to make something different. When I go out to eat andContinue reading “Seabass and Fennel”

Gloriously Garlic Chilli Prawns

Mood: Perfect for a date night starter course. Romantic, quick and easy! So I’m a big garlic fan so it’s only right for my first contribution to be my garlic & chilli prawns, a perfect starter for a dine in date with your other half. INGREDIENTS 1/2 pack salted butter 4 cloves of garlic 1Continue reading “Gloriously Garlic Chilli Prawns”

Spicy Garlic Cauliflower

Mood: Adventurous. Good for when you’re wanting something to add some spice, easy and carefree. In the mood for good food but don’t want to waste any time I made this as a starter when I had family over for Chinese food. We love a bit of spice so I wanted something vegetarian friendly withContinue reading “Spicy Garlic Cauliflower”

Ramen

Mood: In need of warmth! Suitable for comfort eating, hangovers, quick pick-me-ups, when you’ve got a cold INGREDIENTS: Protein (pork, chicken, prawns, tofu, quorn) Vegetable stock / chicken stock / pork stock Medium noodles / wholewheat noodles Soy Sauce Oyster Sauce Fish Sauce Coriander Thai seasoning / Korean seasoning Spring Onions Sesame Seeds Miso PasteContinue reading “Ramen”