Courgette and Meatball Tagliatelle

Another easy and light pasta supper!
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Courgette Carpaccio Salad

Koen and I had a mini-cookout a couple of weeks ago. ‘Quick and light’ was the motto and we kicked-off with this Courgette Carpaccio starter that is bursting with flavour!

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Pale Ale Mac ‘n Cheese

Craft beer and Mac ‘n Cheese in one dish ? It must be the ultimate hipster food! 😱

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Peperonata with Pearl Couscous and Cod

This is a take on peperonata, the classic mediterranean bell pepper stew. An ideal light dish for (hot) summer days.

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Char Siu with Pickled Carrot and Mooli

The second dish that we did was based on Jeremy Pang’s recipes I found on BBC Good Food: oven roasted char siu (BBQ-ed pork belly) with pickled carrots and mooli. Continue reading “Char Siu with Pickled Carrot and Mooli”

Around the World – Morocco – Chickpea Tajine with Couscous

I found some fabulous M’Hamsa Couscous (hand rolled and sun-dried for a toasted flavour) and tomato passata from Les Moulins Majoub. Time to get my tajine out and make a stunning veg packed dish! Continue reading “Around the World – Morocco – Chickpea Tajine with Couscous”

Malteser Tiffin

For Chantal’s birthday, I was looking for a recipe for one of those amazing cakes that are entirely covered in Maltesers, but along the way I got distracted by this “Malteser tiffin”

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Gnocchi with Courgette, Mascarpone and Spring Onions

A really quick week-day dinner and a nice new way to eat gnocchi as we usually have them pan-fried with a sage/butter sauce or with some tomato sauce from the oven. Continue reading “Gnocchi with Courgette, Mascarpone and Spring Onions”

Easy Pesto Lasagna with Spinach, Peas and Pine nuts

Last Sunday was one of those days that you thing that you picked a quick and easy recipe for dinner but still end up in the kitchen most of the day…

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