Meatballs

Ground high quality beef, Thyme, Onion, Breadcrumbs, Olive Oil, Garlic, Salt & Pepper, plain gauge flour, This one is easy fatties, and you can use these meatballs for any recipe really, but I have these with Spaghetti Bolegnese, they also freeze really well! Get yourself a huge (preferably metal) mixing bowl, try & not use…

Pasta Sauce

Ingredients Cherry Tomatoes, Beef Tomatoes, Tinned Tomatoes, Cracked Black Pepper, Fresh Red Chilli, Fresh Green Chilli, Garlic, Coriander, Thyme, Onion, Red Pepper,Tomato Puree, Olive Oil, This is super easy, can be used for anything, and freezes really well. Get yourself a huge wok or frying pan (deep dish, Iron bottom works best), get yourself a…

Doughballs

Ingredients Strong white Tipo flour, (oo guage), 300ml (or there abouts) of tepid water, 1tb spoon of fresh yeast, castor sugar, salt. Olive Oil.   So your ‘gonna a make a some doughballs huh’ yes you are my friends, yes you are 🙂 First, clean down a good work surface, try & make these in…

Home made Garlic Bread

1 16-ounce loaf of Italian bread or French bread , 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, softened , 2 large cloves of garlic, smashed and minced , 1 heaping tablespoon of freshly chopped parsley , 1/4 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese (optional) Garlic bread is one of those things which are so good now frozen,…

Plain Vanilla Cheesecake

75g digestive biscuits 40g butter 55g caster sugar, divided 60ml whipping cream 100g cream cheese 1 tablespoon vanilla extract starberries (or any berries you want, blueberries are good, raspberries too) So easy, its embarassing. Crush the digestive biscuits and mix with the melted butter and 1 tablespoon of the caster sugar. Do this is a…

Disaronno Sour

Tom Collins Heavy bottomed Glass, Fresh smashed ice, Dissaronno, Sugar Syrup, Fresh Lemon Juice, Soda Water, fresh lemons & cherries for garnish This is a real superb drink for summer. Get yourself some ice, ideally if you can smash it up into small pieces, and pop into a cocktail shaker with 25ml of Dissaronno, 25ml…

Baked Camembert

A boxed high quality Camembert from your local supermarket, farmers market or Deli coutner. 2-3 sprigs of Thyme leaves, Olive Oil, Ciabatta or Baguettes to serve This isnt complicated, now listen up people, let’s get all French and Cheesy! Preheat the oven to 220C/200C fan/gas 7. Unwrap the cheese and carefully slice the rind off…

Ultimate Pasta Bake

Ingredients 1 lb Pasta, penne, rotini or shells 1 tbsp Oil, vegetable 1 Onion, chopped 1 can Tomatoes, 28 oz, crushed 1 tsp Oregano, dried Salt & Pepper to taste 2 cup Cheese, grated, any type Now, there’s a hundred and one ways to make a Pasta bake, but none of them are as good…

Mexican Fajita

Ingredients 1 red pepper 1 medium red onion 1 skinless, boneless chicken breast, preferably higher welfare 1 teaspoon smoked paprika a small pinch of ground cumin 2 limes olive oil freshly ground black pepper 4 flour tortillas good-quality low-fat natural yogurt, to serve guacamole, to serve Cheddar cheese, to serve For the salsa ½-1 fresh…

Nacho’s with Melted Cheese

Ingredients Tortilla chips – extra thick – 1 14-oz bag Refried beans – 2-3 cups Cheddar Cheese – 1/2 lb, grated, about 3 cups Pickled jalapeno peppers – 4 peppers, sliced Salsa Guacamole Sour cream Cilantro, chopped (I’m so fckn American) Preheat the oven to 350°F. Arrange a layer of tortilla chips along the bottom…