Crispy trout fillet with a warm potato salad and watercress

I don't know about you but I'm craving some lighter food after a long, dark winter of stews and soups; come on spring!! Salad type veggies aren't exactly in season right know (rock hard tomatoes, no thanks!) so this dish involves some standard fridge staples that you can easily knock together,  that you can also … Continue reading Crispy trout fillet with a warm potato salad and watercress

Mexican mashed potatoes with sweetcorn and garlic

Hola Mexican mashed potatoes! OK so you can't make mash look great in a pic (sorry!) but if the taste is amazing, who cares! Try this 'Mexican' style mash of potatoes with sweetcorn, loadsa garlic and a good splash of cream 😉 It's the perfect side dish to accompany your favourite Cajun chicken - or … Continue reading Mexican mashed potatoes with sweetcorn and garlic

Broccoli, leek and cauliflower gratin with a pancetta and Parmesan cheese sauce

This is a quick and super tasty vegetable side dish. Serve simply with a beautiful roast chicken or even on it's own as a comforting meal in itself. The smokey pancetta works amazingly with the cheese sauce, giving vegetables a tasty lift over the plain old boiled ones. Top with breadcrumbs and bake to create … Continue reading Broccoli, leek and cauliflower gratin with a pancetta and Parmesan cheese sauce