Gotta Pita Pocket or Two

Pita BreadThese have to be the best pita breads ever. They are light and fluffy unlike they commercially made ones that are dense and crumbly and fall apart when you try to fill them.

They puff up to perfection and are very easy to make, especially if you are lazy like me and have a bread machine to do all the kneading and rising for you.

Hot and Spicy Chicken Wings

Hot and Spicy Chicken Wings

You don’t need to spend a fortune to get your fast food fix.
Based on a Domino’s copycat recipe these spicy chicken wings are finger lickin’ good!

The Sweetest Pumpkin Tart

The Sweetest Pumpkin Tart

A fantastic pumpkin tart from Jamie Oliver’s book ‘Jamie Does ‘.
It makes a great alternative to Pumpkin Pie for a special Halloween treat.

Russian Salad Spanish Style

Russian Salad Spanish Style

A Spanish take on a classic Russian salad.
A simple store cupboard recipe that is perfect for a Summer lunch

Gazpacho Andaluz

Gazpacho Andaluz

From Spain. A meal in a soup or should I say a salad in a soup. So refreshing on a hot day.

Lentil and Pearl Barley Vegetable Soup

Lentil and Pearl Barley Vegetable Soup

Spring is here and it’s time to shrug off the last of those Winter blues with this wholesome vegan soup.

Slow Roast Belly Pork and Red Cabbage

Slow Roast Belly Pork and Red Cabbage

I love belly pork and this is one of my favourite ways of cooking it.
The red cabbage can also be cooked on it’s own as a side dish to roast meat and makes an excellent accompaniment to sausage and mash.

White Chocolate and Walnut Blondies

White Chocolate and Walnut Blondies

Simple to make and delicious to eat. These blondies will keep for up to three days in an airtight container although they are so morish you’ll probably never get chance to put it to the test.

The Ultimate Lemon Meringue Pie

The Ultimate Lemon Meringue Pie

A delicious combination of tart lemon and and sweet meringue,
This has to be the best lemon meringue pie I’ve ever tasted!

Apricot and Walnut Loaf

Apricot and Walnut Loaf

The perfect cake / bread for an afternoon treat. Pour yourself a cuppa, put your feet up and enjoy. You deserve it!

Spanish Meatballs with Clams, Chorizo and Squid

Spanish Meatballs with Clams, Chorizo and Squid

Bring some Mediterranean sunshine to your Winter week with this lovely Pork and seafood stew.
Perfect for entertaining or just a nice treat for the family.