My my seriously creamy potato gratin

This recipe is for a really creamy and decadent side dish which can be put with a whole range of foods. It has a smooth creamy texture but with a crunchy rich coating. The potatoes are soft and silky with a complex but subtle flavor of the onion and garlic. It’s also surprisingly easy to…

Currywurst!!

In 2012 I was lucky enough to go on the Leonardo da Vinci programme a work exchange in Europe. It gave me the chance to learn some German and go to Berlin for a few months to work. It was an amazing experience letting me live in another country and learning about other cultures and…

My Thai inspired pork kebabs

So it’s officially summer. That means one thing for me BBQ. I love to cook and eat outside when the weather permits. So I am going to make some pretty simple yet delicious pork meat ball kebabs. My meat ball kebabs are inspired from my time in Thailand eating street food. So what you will…

I have Changed the name

Hello everyone. This is just to let you know I have changed the name of the blog. I have done this for a simple reason. When I set up the blog I chose the name only thinking of wordpress. But I soon realized that someone else had already been using a very similar name for…

My Lemon Biscuits

There is something very special about being able to take a minute to yourself. I am British so this often involves tea. This is a recipe for a nice simple lemon biscuit which is a perfect accompaniment to black tea. So what you will need. 125g unsalted butter at room temperature 1 medium egg 100g…

My Crispy Thai Omlette with Shrimp (Khai Jiao)

This is probably the most simple recipe I have done to date. It is for a crispy omelette. I will serve it with fresh boiled rice and Prawns. It is a great dish for a breakfast or even a light meal at any time. It has a great savoury taste and a good mix of…

Chizaro and Mozzarella Pizza

I Don’t think I am alone in loving Pizza. But when I was a child I could not stand it. I am not sure what changed over the years but perhaps its to do with a maturing taste or discovering a more authentic Italian style pizza. Pizza is a really simple dish to make with…

White Chocolate Coconut Truffles

I have recently been having a bit of a craving for something sweet. I love to make my own sweets as I find it really fun so here is my recipe for white chocolate coconut truffles. What you will need. 250 grams of white chocolate 50 grams of double cream (this recipe is done by…

Super Speedy Beef Tortilla

Sometimes you just want a really fast meal with loads of flavor and very little fuss. I think this is just the recipe. Its really easy and fast to make. It is a hearty meal that will really fill you up.  It is inspired by Mexican food but I cant really speak for its authenticity…

Garlic Coriander Naan

I love Curry, I love Curry of many types and from many country’s but my firm favorite is still Indian Curry. I think this is because it is the first Curry I ever had. I know there are many different kinds and in fact what most British people call Curry, Indians would actually call gravy….

Bruschetta

So the sun has finally showed itself. This is a big deal in Wales were we are more used to rain. So what better way to celebrate than some al fresco eating. I felt like something fast and easy but with bags of flavor so i settled on Bruschetta. Bruschetta is a great appetizer or…

My Proper Fish N Chips

When I was growing up a proper treat was to have proper fish and chips. I don’t mean breaded fish with french fries but traditional beer battered Cod with thick chips cooked in dripping. Cooking in Dripping has fallen out of favor over the years due to its high saturated fat and its link to…