Gem’s Salmon with Rosemary Potatoes, Spinach and Cream Sauce

While we’re all at home, and probably have a bit more time to cook, I thought I’d share something a bit different. Lots of my friends are holed up with their partners, so why not cook up a date-worthy dish one evening? This recipe is a total dream: Juicy salmon, crispy potatoes, delicious cream sauce….

Chicken Pinto Bean Stew

My first Stateside recipe! 🇺🇲🇺🇲 After a great gym workout the other evening (thanks @crunchfitnesss) I wandered into @traderjoes, an oasis of calm…. lol jks it was #coronavirus fuelled chaos in there. I managed to scramble together a couple of bits, queue for an age, and return to the flat, gleeful for an evening of cooking ahead. On the…

Slow cooked Pork Stew with Cider Beans and Spinach

On a rainy Sunday like today, there are few things more comforting than a bowl of stew 🍲. I had some leftover pork shoulder in the freezer that needed using up, so I bought some cider and had a play with what was in the fridge and cupboard. He resulting stew is deeply satisfying, and…

Chicken and Mushroom Pie

I had some leftover pastry in the fridge this week (@roseannaellenbrown wanted pecan pie) so I’ve had pie on the brain. Chicken and mushroom is a @liz.speed special, all I’ve done is add some more veg. The roasted shallots are worth it, trust me Mum! The ideal work lunch when summer is rainy and not acting like summer….

Sausage Pasta with Peas and Parmasan

I’m interupting my Colombia travels and social media detox to bring you this delicious pasta dish (a tweak on a @jamieoliver classic). Ideally make the sauce on the weekend, and serve with pasta (or any carb really, it works just as well with a jacket potato) during the week. Right, back to no Instagram…Takes 30 minutes, makes…

Christmas Breakfast Frittata

Am I the only one who prefers Christmas breakfast to the lunchtime event? Try this frittata if you’re catering for a crowd on Christmas morning. It’s quite a forgiving recipe that you can double up if you need to. Put in the middle of the table and let everyone dig in. Takes 30 mins, serves…

Make Ahead Work Breakfast Hash

Bored of cereal for breakfast at work? Making this on a Sunday is the ideal meal prep breakfast. Take a bit of extra time cooking everything down so the flavours really get a chance to develop. Spicy, crispy and deeply savoury; this is a breakfast to look forward to every morning. 45 minutes, makes 4…

Roast Cod, Braised Chickpeas and Spinach, Crispy Breadcrumbs

I love fish but struggle to eat enough of it in the week. There’s always time to make this roast cod with chickpeas dish though! It’s packed with flavour, high in protein and quick to make. The crunch from the breadcrumbs really makes it, make sure you don’t skimp on them! 30 minutes, serves 1…