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Speedy Steak Stir Fry

You want a quick, tasty, healthy dinner, you could do much worse than a stir fry. Roasting the red peppers is genius, it really changes the flavour and makes this stir fry all the better for it. Lemongrass, I have never really thought about lemongrass before. I have used it in cooking, I enjoy the [...]

Shawarma Roasted Aubergine With Chickpeas, Mushrooms and Hazelnut Tomato Salsa

I made this for lunch and it was perfect. A little over 500 calories its not the lowest but having 4.5 of your 5 a day will surely pursuade you to inulge a little. I slightly over cooked the Aubergine but it didn't impact the flavour. The shawarma seasoning warmed you through without setting your [...]

Pan Fried Sea Bream with Saffron Mash and Tomato and Chorizo Salad

Easy, fresh and full of flavour. Bring the best out of your bream.

“I like a cook who smiles out loud when he tastes his own work. Let God worry about your modesty; I want to see your enthusiasm.” ― Robert Farrar Capon

Goat’s Cheese Chicken

Super succulent chicken, stuffed with gorgeous goats cheese. What could be better? Well putting it on a bed of red cabbage sweetened with apple and topped with hazelnuts, for a start. I've never been a fan of goats cheese, I always thought it tasted a bit too.. well goaty. I'm sure some are more goaty [...]

Bangladeshi Lamb Biryani

An amazingly tasty and super easy Biryani. A few tweaks by the team at HelloFresh and it's now super easy. I loved this dish, there was so much flavour. I am sure using chunks of lamb rather than lamb mince would be more traditional and change the whole makeup of the dish. The mince though [...]

“Odd as I am sure it will appear to some, I can think of no better form of personal involvement in the cure of the environment than that of gardening. A person who is growing a garden, if he is growing it organically, is improving a piece of the world. He is producing something to [...]

Thai Spiced Stargazer

This is a great meal, the stargazer is a fantastically flavourful fish. If you can't find it you could substitute it for monk fish. The other flavours are strong so you need a fish that can handle its own on the plate. In the wild the stargazer is an amazing fish that can be venomous [...]