Fish with Lemon Caper Butter & Zucchini Cakes

    I’ve had a special request for a recipe from our Game of Thrones dinner party…..it has taken me some time to comply, but here it is wrapped up in a whole new main meal! I made zucchini cakes to give a lighter alternative side dish to go with a gorgeous eye fillet of … Continue reading

Steak & Pomegranate Salad with salsa verde and feta cream

I know spring is in the air when the pomegranates start making their way onto my plate. I love their crunch and their juicy flavour and the fact that they are seriously good for you. They’re a great source of vitamin C and dietary fibre and a great antioxidant (plus they’re really pretty). This salad … Continue reading

Lamb Cutlets with Strawberry, Mint & Feta Salad

    I know it’s a little weird….a gorgeous lamb salad recipe with, of all things, strawberry, but there is something about this combination of flavours that just seems to fit. Even the husband, a dedicated non-fruit eater, tucks into this one. The strawberry and balsamic are a match made in heaven, a little Hansel … Continue reading

Rack of lamb with a gremolata crust and bean casserole

Originally I hail from New Zealand. My husband’s heritage is Greek. Quite frankly, if lamb isn’t on high rotation on the menu at our house I’m fairly certain we’d have to hand in our passports.  My favourite cut of lamb is the lamb rack, make sure you have the butcher French it for you…this is … Continue reading

Chicken Meatball Red Curry

As promised, here is recipe number 2 in the chicken meatball collection. This recipe is written as a stand alone, from start to finish, whole kit and caboodle recipe but if you have children and they haven’t quite developed their spicy tastebuds yet, I’ve developed this recipe to go along with the previous Spaghetti & … Continue reading

Vegetable & Lentil Curry – #meatfreemonday

I like to have at least one vegetarian meal a week but sometimes it can be a bit hard to get the husband to agree with my nutritional philosophy…..unless this vegetable & lentil curry is on the menu. For some reason, men quite like a bit of a curry and while ordinarily he’d probably prefer … Continue reading