Author: ldoherty

Banoffee pie
Recipes, Sweet treats

Banoffee Pie

I recently have cravings for Banoffee pie, bananas, cream, caramel and chocolate ummmm. Be careful cooking the caramel as it can get very hot. This is a very filling dessert so leave a little room in the tummy after dinner or just have it on its own…

Minty peas
Light Meals, Recipes

Minty peas

These minty peas are so flavour some and amazing. It always takes a few minutes to prepare and cook. Fresh mint leaves are the best since they have more flavour than the dried versions. This side dish is perfect with any roast.

Potato Gratin
Light Meals, Recipes

Potato Dauphinoise

This is an extremely moorish meal which is one of my favourites. It is perfect with any Sunday roast with the leftovers for a Monday lunch! Pre boiling the potatoes reduces the cooking time and also I used Cheddar cheese but usually I would try use Gruyere cheese whenever I […]

Braised red cabbage
Light Meals, Recipes

Braised red cabbage

At this time of year when there is plentiful supply of apples I love making this recipe. I prefer to juice my own apples since the juice is not so sweet as the store bought versions. This is perfect with some vegetarian sausages, mash and onions. The cabbage turns out […]