• honey sesame chicken
25 Apr, 2016

Honey sesame chicken

By |April 25th, 2016|Dairy-free, Gluten-free, Main Courses, Recipes, Wheat-free|0 Comments

This is a real comfort food meal, Chinese style - if there is such a thing.  This is a typical dish you order from your Chinese restaurant, but made simple and quick with the use of a pressure cooker (cooks and keeps the chicken succulent).  Serve with rice for the perfect crowd pleaser.Honey sesame chicken [...]

  • sunday british roast beef dinner
31 Jul, 2015

Roast silverside beef & onion gravy

By |July 31st, 2015|Main Courses, Recipes|0 Comments

Roast silverside beef & onion gravy - For us Brits, there is nothing more traditional than a classic roast beef dinner on a Sunday. For many, it can be a tough ask to cook a joint of meat. Follow this for perfect beef...EVERY time. - Beef: Beef joint (Topside or silverside), garlic (crushed), sea salt, [...]

  • banana fruit bread (free-from)
1 May, 2015

Banana fruit bread (free-from)

By |May 1st, 2015|Dairy-free, Gluten-free, Recipes, Sweet treats, Vegetarian, Wheat-free|0 Comments

Banana fruit bread - This healthy, low calorie version of banana bread with added coconut, mixed spice and sultanas. The recipe is wheat, gluten and dairy free and low sugar (processed sugar free). - rice flour, coconut oil, xylitol (or 10g stevia), sultanas, eggs, ripe bananas (small-medium), cornflour (organic, gluten free), desiccated coconut, ground almonds, [...]

30 Dec, 2014

Vanilla custard

By |December 30th, 2014|Desserts, Recipes|0 Comments

Vanilla custard - Traditional recipe for vanilla custard. - vanilla pod (split and seeds scraped out), eggs (separated), cornflour, milk, caster sugar, Bring the milk, vanilla seeds and pod to a gentle boil. Meanwhile, mix together the egg yolks, sugar and cornflower in a bowl with an electric whisk, until pale and fluffy. When the [...]

  • summer fruit pavlova
19 Dec, 2014


By |December 19th, 2014|Desserts, Recipes|0 Comments

Pavlova - A perfect and light dessert for the summer using fresh berries. You can top this with any of your favourite fruit and cream. Unlike supermarket meringues, this recipe will leave with with a crisp shell and a mallowy (chewy) centre. - Meringue: egg whites, caster sugar, white wine vinegar, cornflour, vanilla essence or [...]

19 Sep, 2014

Apple pie

By |September 19th, 2014|Desserts, Recipes|0 Comments

Apple pie - The perfect apple pie, simple and quick. - For the filling: golden caster sugar (plus 1tbsp for sprinkling), ground cinnamon, cornflour, cooking apples (cored, peeled and sliced), For the pastry: plain flour (plus extra for rolling), lemon (zest only), cold butter (cut into cubes), free range eggs (beaten with 2tbsp cold water [...]