Baked Ratatouille

I absolutely love roasted Mediterranean vegetables, especially ratatouille, and this dish takes them to another level. Chargrilling a whole load of veggies then layering up with a tomato sauce and cheese makes a normal side dish of vegetables an absolute winner. Also giving the presentation a little more thought than a pile of normal stewed ratatouille…

Easy, homemade salt and pepper chips

Want to make a takeaway staple at home? Try these SUPER easy but oh so tasty salt and pepper chips and I promise, you will never order them from a takeaway again! I use frozen oven chips (yes, really!) to make this dish less faffy and easy to do on a Saturday night, so you’re…

Melanzane alla Pamigiana (Aubergine parmigiana)

Melanzane alla Pamigiana  or Aubergine parmigiana is a beautifully simple dish packed with flavour. It’s griddled aubergines, layered between a rich tomato sauce, basil and parmesan, topped with mozzarella and baked until gooey. Serve as it is with a side salad and some bread or as a side along some roasted chicken. Try this instead…

Prawn, Pea and Asparagus Summer Risotto

This is a light, flavoursome and easy to cook dish, perfect for a hot summers day. The fresh summer vegetables, including peas, asparagus and rocket give a sweet and light taste to the rice, making for a perfectly balanced dish. Try this dish! It’s so easy, but ok, it is a little laborious as you…

Mango Peach Salsa

This amazing salsa is super tasty and perfect for those warm summer days and nights! The mix of fresh mango and peach, along with peppers, chilli and tomato makes a perfect combination. I recently had this in Florida, literally eating it most days (not sorry) and it was just perfect in the warm sunshine. Try…

Homemade DELICIOUS ‘slaw

Summer is almost here! And what’s better to eat on a warm summers day then a tasty BBQ and salad? Everyone has had coleslaw, but do you ever make your own? It’s tastier, healthier and for pound for pound, so much cheaper! It also keeps really well. I use mostly yoghurt for the dressing, so…

Baked asparagus wrapped in prosciutto with Hollandaise sauce

This super, super tasty dish is impressive but so easy to make. Perfect for a dinner party canape, a starter or for finger food – try this and I promise you will make it again and again! Hollandaise sauce is notoriously difficult to make, but follow this easy step-by-step method and you’ll be able to…

Smoked Salmon, Courgette, Pea and Ricotta Frittata

Eggs for dinner, or any time of the day, always go down well in my house. They’re so quick and easy, as well as being cheap, delicious and good for you! Frittatas are great as you can basically shove anything you need to use up in them! OK this is a little fancy with the…