Fattoush bread salad

A fattoush is a Middle Eastern bread salad made from toasted or fried pieces of pita bread or stale flatbreads combined with mixed rustic chopped greens and other vegetables. Again, ideal for summer dinners! Continue reading “Fattoush bread salad”

Baba Ganoush by Franck Dangereux (The Foodbarn, Noordhoek, South Africa)

When I make Baba Ganoush (roasted aubergine dip), I always use the recipe from French chef Franck Dangereux – of The Foodbarn in Noordhoek, South-Africa – as a basis.

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Spinach, Mint and Pea Soup

A vibrant green and healthy veg packed soup that is really easy to make to boot.

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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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Quinoa Porridge with Grilled Tomatoes and Herb Oil

Final recipe from our week trying out Ottolenghi’s Plenty More cookbook!

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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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