Tag Archives: food

Spicy chicken quesadilla

This chicken quesadilla recipe is quick and easy to put together, but tastes and feels far better if you make your own salsa and guacamole; neither of which take much time or effort to make. We used a store-bought fajita seasoning for the chicken, and prepared the whole thing on the BBQ. Just make sure… Read More »

Summer pea salad

Whilst frozen peas may have the edge on nutritive value, convenience, and even texture, the season for fresh peas just cannot go unnoticed. Crisp green pods, popped open to reveal tiny globes with a flavour that just cannot be replicated. As food memories go, shelling peas is right up there with the Heinz tomato soup… Read More »

Indian street food; bhel puri

Street food is having a bit of a moment in the UK, as we plunder our way through the cuisines of the globe. A vibrant, often healthier alternative to the American chains, street food is exactly that; the recipes and foods found on the streets of various nations. What you might grab for breakfast in… Read More »

Cauliflower cheese soup

It is the time of year when one minute we cheerfully embrace the arrival of spring, and the next finds us in winter woollies and boots. The need for warm and homely food still lingers yet the lengthening daylight finds us longing for something lighter. The reign of cauliflower over the vegetable world looks set… Read More »

Ultimate lemon drizzle cake

Even if you have never made a cake in your life, with a good recipe you should be able to turn out a perfect lemon drizzle cake every time. This one addresses the most common weak spots; namely a lack of lemon and not enough drizzle. There’s nothing worse than a lemon drizzle that merely… Read More »