Author: ldoherty

Chocolate Affogato
Recipes, Sweet treats

Chocolate Affogato

I recently discovered Affogato through friends while on holidays and I was intrigued! It is a Italian dessert which consists of a shot of hot espresso poured over a scoop of ice cream. The only barrier for me is I hate the taste of coffee…. So I decided to alter […]

Main Meals, Recipes

Pizza Florentine

Pizza always taste better the next day especially this Pizza Florentine! I decided to make the dough and sauce from scratch since it tastes a lot better but frozen pizza dough and passatta sauce can be used as a quick alternative. This is usually a dish which I make on […]

Light Meals, Recipes

Sesame coated Falafels

I always had a weakness for crispy Falafels but traditionally they are deep fried. So I developed this sesame coated falafels to be oven cooked and the sesame seeds add a bit more crunch while the centre remains moist and soft. These are perfect for the next day for lunch […]

Dips/Sauces/Jams, Recipes

Sweet chilli sauce

Sweet chilli sauce has always been a staple in my fridge but I was always concerned with the sugar level in the processed version. So I developed this alternative with honey substituted for the sugar. It is not so sweet as the processed version which I prefer but more honey […]