This bean & pasta soup is really filling and comforting. The mushrooms add a nice base to the sauce white the beans and pasta add some bulk and texture. One of my favorite soups at this time of year. I usually serve this with some crumbled feta cheese on top.
This is a fun pasta bake with the sun dried tomato and pesto adding sweetness to the dish. Beans have been added to bulk up the protein in the dish and any variety can be used.
I first discovered a chestnut creamy pasta in one of my local restaurants and I decided to try and vary this and incorporate more flavour. Since it was Christmas why not try some sprouts…I never cook with this vegetable and I really wanted to experiment with it. The roasting of […]
This week the blog will be focusing on chunky soups which are hearty little suppers and full of nourishing vegetables. I have tried to keep the recipes simple and easy to follow. I love Minestrone soup with the pasta and beans which make it very filling and gives the soup […]
This truffle and mushroom pasta is a perfect romantic meal around Valentines day. Yes I know that it’s just truffle oil in the recipe and not proper truffle but there is a no of reasons for this choice, a) truffles are hard to find b) they are expensive and c) […]
Pumpkin is more widely known as an ingredient for sweet dishes especially around Halloween so I decided to experiment with a savory dish and here it is Ta dahhhh. This creamy dish is the perfect comfort food after a long evening walk and the pine nuts adds a bit of […]
I had a lot of fun experimenting with this vodka pasta. The vodka gives an extra kick to this dish and makes it extremely moorish. It is just as nice cold as it is hot and would be enough to serve two people. I always try and make my own […]