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Quick Easy Lamb Biryani
Quick Easy Lamb Biryani

What do I really mean when I use "quick" and "biryani" in the same phrase? Everyone knows that cooking biryani is a long, slow albeit very rewarding process. What I really mean is that it is actually possible to cook a biryani in under 1 hour flat and it would taste...

Roasted Cauliflower Nasi Goreng - Indonesian Fried Rice
Roasted Cauliflower Nasi Goreng - Indonesian Fried Rice

About eight months ago, Nick welcomed the 40s and life served up a reflux and elevated cholesterol problem. It was like a switch being flipped. One minute everything was fine and the next minute, it felt like a heart attack. We later found out that it was just reflux...

Vegan Baked Mushroom Garlic Sage Risotto
Vegan Baked Mushroom Garlic Sage Risotto

When the weather turns gloriously cold and evenings are either spent dreaming of crackling fires or actually sitting by one, possibly sipping a nice red; I make an Oven-Baked Mushroom Risotto. Just like the ever-popular Baked Mushroom Curry on my blog, this Baked...

Thai Pineapple Fried Rice
Thai Pineapple Fried Rice

A simple, easy recipe for truly authentic Thai Pineapple Fried Rice that I learned from a fast-talking street vendor hawking delicious Thai dishes from his stall on the streets of Bangkok. My version of this traditional Thai Fried Rice doesn't involve fancy sauces...

Everyday Veg Fried Rice
Everyday Veg Fried Rice

This is a really good fried rice! The kind you have at the Chinese restaurant and wonder why yours never tastes like that. Well, this one does! And the secret lies in five very simple things as you will find out soon. So, let me show you how to make a really delicious...

Risotto Soup (Butter Bean And Rice Minestrone)
Risotto Soup (Butter Bean And Rice Minestrone)

This Risotto Soup is a one-pot dinner miracle that is as gorgeous to look at as it delicious to eat. And the smell ... oh the irresistible, warming smell of saffron, chilli, bay leaves and tomatoes slow-simmering makes this Butter Bean and Minestrone perfect for...

Turmeric Lemon Yellow Rice
Turmeric Lemon Yellow Rice

A great way to use up leftover rice, this bright yellow Turmeric Lemon Rice with its sweet, sour, salty and spicy flavour profile is not only easy to make but truly delicious! Enjoy on its own with a dollop of yoghurt or load in a bowl full of delicious veggie things...

Tofu Larb (Thai Minced Tofu Salad With Lemongrass And Chilli)
Tofu Larb (Thai Minced Tofu Salad With Lemongrass And Chilli)

A Tofu Larb is a meat-free version of the popular Thai street food. Classified as a warm salad, this fast stir-fry with its sweet, sour, salty and spicy flavours and ample fresh herbs is a delight to eat on its own or as a side. Making A Tofu Version Of The Famous...

Fresh Crispy Salmon Burrito Bowls
Fresh Crispy Salmon Burrito Bowls

With winter starting to wane and the promise of spring soirees and summer afternoons with friends looming in the future, I have created the most perfect fresh burrito bowl for your next Mexican themed lunch party - Crispy Salmon Burrito Bowls. A vibrant and colourful...

Smoked Salmon Kedgeree
Smoked Salmon Kedgeree

A kedgeree is the love child of an Indian Khichari and the colonial British obsession for all things curry. I grew up eating Khichari (a savoury porridge of rice and lentils often spiked with spices and enjoyed with a vegetable curry on the side) but it was only after...