Recipes

Purple Carrot Cake for Mum

I'm so excited!   My mother arrived last week to be with me and her beloved grandson's. It's been two years since I last saw her so it's just a relief to have her here for Mother's Day. And although we Skype and call and Whatsapp all the time, nothing can beat a cup...

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How to make your own ras el hanout spice mix

Ras el Hanout Spice Mix I know this like a massive investment, but once you have this made up, you will use it in so many different dishes!  There are so many varieties of ras el hanout, you will eventually end up with your own special blend…just like I did! Make a...

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Week 2 – Sexy Stir Fries

 Stir fries are a wonderful, healthy, economical family meal. Not only are they tasty, they are bursting with health and nutrition and are full of colour, flavour and personality.

BUT…are your stir fries soggy and full of liquid, or are they gloriously sticky like your favourite take away from you Asian restaurant!

There are so many varieties of the good old stir fry so the only wisdom I can impart is on how to cook it successfully every time!   Get that wok out guys and let’s get cooking!

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Tremendously Moist Terrific Turkey

1 turkey between 3 and 5 kgs   Stuffing 200g streaky bacon finely chopped 400g pork mince finely chopped 2 cups onion finely chopped 1 cup fresh breadcrumbs/roast sweet potato /roast potato 2 tablespoons freshly chopped sage 2 cloves garlic (optional) Zest and juice...

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A Big Welcome From The Kitchen Angel