Starters and Salads

Pea Soup with Candied Bacon

Pea Soup with Candied Bacon

My Pea soup with Candied bacon is my naughty but nice recipe. This recipe is easy peasy (see what I did there?) and if you wish you can add ham in to it too. For this occasion I feel that it was enough with the […]

Crispy Chilli and Garlic Chicken

Crispy Chilli and Garlic Chicken

Crispy Chilli and Garlic Chicken is one of our favourite “Finger Food Friday” recipe. I made this for the first time a few years ago and we all loved it. It was meant to be a small plate of nibbles,but I ended up making a huge […]

Fried Garlic Oil

Fried Garlic Oil

This is the one ingredient I cannot live without. Fried Garlic Oil,  I use it in everything. It does make your house smell of garlic when you make it but you only have to do it once in a while. It is a price worth paying. This […]

Spring Rolls

Spring Rolls

This Spring rolls recipe is a “from my mother to my daughters recipe.”  To me, my mum makes the best spring rolls in the world. Her Spring rolls are filled with generous amount of mince pork and glass vermicelli that you never notice the carrots, […]

Chicken Satay

Chicken Satay

What is chicken satay or Satay?   Well, good old Wikipedia will tell you that satay is a dish of marinated,  skewered, grilled meat, seafood or vegetable Which basically means there isn’t a right or wrong way to make one!As long as they are on […]

Chips and peanut sauce

Chips and peanut sauce

I make no excuse in saying that I think Chips and Peanut Sauce is probably one of the sexiest set of words I have ever written. Nice hot chips cover it crunchy peanut sauce it is a dream. Forget chips and gravy, chips and curry sauce, […]

PeaNot sauce

PeaNot sauce

Yes, PeaNot sauce! What is PeaNot sauce I hear you asked? Well it is PeaNut sauce recipe but without the nuts. A few summer ago I went to visit a very good friend of ours in Denmark. She loves my peanut sauce but has not been […]

Thai Kale Omelette

Thai Kale Omelette

Thai Kale Omelette is a perfect weekend brunch and is one of Emj’s favourite. When she asked me if I can make one for her at the weekend after swimming I was more than happy to obliged. I mean she is asking to have kale! […]

Grilled Vegetable Salad

Grilled Vegetable Salad

Grilled Vegetable Salad is a perfect salad in our house. MrM does not like “salad” as he prefer his vegetable cooked. EmJ does not like “cooked” vegetable as she prefer it raw! A Grilled Vegetable Salad is what is keeping the peace in my house. […]

Spicy Creamy Thai Avocado Dressing

Spicy Creamy Thai Avocado Dressing

I do not like Avocado. There! I said it. However, this Spicy Creamy Thai Avocado Dressing might just be my favourite thing I have made so far this year. I wanted to add Avocado to the Thai basic Yum (salad) dressing, I was not sure […]

SWEET CHILLI AND SESAME SEEDS COCKTAIL SAUSAGES

SWEET CHILLI AND SESAME SEEDS COCKTAIL SAUSAGES

We all love mini cocktail sausages. This Sweet Chilli and Sesame Seeds Cocktail Sausage is something simple for you to add to the little sausages to make it a bit more fun.   You can use any sausages you like. For this recipe I have […]

Beef Carpaccio with Thai Dressing

Beef Carpaccio with Thai Dressing

This Beef Carpaccio with Thai Dressing has a well balance Thai flavour. It is not mind blowing hot (and I would recommend not to make it too hot)  So that you can still taste the steak. The coriander crust on the steak adds a lovely […]