Finding Balance

For me, the most memorable kitchen creations are those which bring together contrasting flavours which balance each other out.  In my constant quest for something a little bit different, I find much inspiration in taking simple recipes to which I … Continue reading

White Chocolate & Chilli Blondies

I have a new obsession: hot chocolate. And I don’t mean the rich tisane to which this commonly refers; I mean the marriage of chocolate with spice in the form of cakes and confectionary. I know this concept isn’t new … Continue reading

Cheese, Chilli & Jalapeño Scones

  This recipe inspires endless variations: next time, I think I’ll add chorizo or sausage into the dough, or perhaps do a sundried tomato, black olive and green pepper version. You should get 8- 9 scones out of this mix … Continue reading

Spicy Chicken & Bean Stew

Spicy Chicken & Bean Stew

I’ve recently been getting into spicier food, thanks to my other half – The Boss – who likes his food hot. I love anything with chicken – it’s my favourite meat – and coriander is my favourite herb, so this … Continue reading