Recipes

Drinks, Recipes

Hot mulled apple juice

This hot mulled apple juice is the non alcholic version but there are various different variations with Alcohol, one is the replacement of apple juice with Cider and another version is the addition of Pimms alchol. The Pimms version is my favourite but I try and keep this drink non […]

Baileys hot chocolate
Drinks, Recipes

Baileys hot chocolate

Anyone who has known me over the years is aware that hot chocolate is my favourite sweet treat. Although at this time of the year I get a bit more indulgent at times and add in a dash of baileys to make it more richer. It is the perfect midweek […]

Roasted chestnuts
Recipes, Sweet treats

Roasted chestnuts

These roasted chestnuts are the ultimate Christmas treat. They only take a second to prepare and 30 mins to cook. They always remind me of old Christmas movies where everyone seemed to be eating them. The first time I had them was a few years ago and I was surprised […]

Croque Madam
Light Meals, Recipes

Croque Madam

I always find it hard to find good vegetarian sandwiches so lately I have been experimenting with a few recipes and this is on my top list. First it is served hot which is perfect with these cold evenings and this Bechemel sauce is always so amazing.

Lasange
Main Meals, Recipes

Mushroom and spinach lasange

This Mushroom and spinach lasange is the ideal comfort food after a hard days work. I have eliminated the traditional tomato sauce and just worked the cheese sauce throughout to create a creamier dish. Some recipes recommend partially boiling the lasange sheets before placing in the lasange but I prefer […]

Egg n potato skins
Light Meals, Recipes

Egg n potato skins

These egg n potato skins are so easy to make and don’t require many ingredients. If in a rush just use pesto straight from the jar. I have tried numerous times just cracking the egg straight into the potato skin but believe me it always gets messy. The simplest method […]

Toffee Apples
Recipes, Sweet treats

Toffee apples

These toffee apples are so delicious, apple and toffee are a match made in heaven! I prefer to quarter these when serving rather than biting straight in but each to their own. Golden sugar can be swapped for the Brown sugar but the brown sugar gives a more intense flavour. […]