Poppy seed and Garlic bread

Another flavour experiment.  Honestly the base recipe for this bread is a game changer, you can add just about anything to it and it works.  I have made 2 versions of this one, ingredients for […]

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Orange, Cardamom and Walnut no knead bread

I have been doing more experimenting with no knead bread flavours and this one is a goodun’.  The orange is a good background flavour and the stars of the show are the spices which give […]

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Apricot and Almond no knead bread

I had another go at making the Cranberry Walnut bread recipe that I made a couple of weeks ago (this post) but this time I made it with apricots and almonds in place of the […]

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Bran Muffins 3 ways

A few weeks ago one of our local Op shops had a table full of free books out the front.  I grabbed a copy of The best of Alison Holst and as I was having […]

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Zucchini Tomato Sauce

The next chapter in the Zucchini glut saga is making some zucchini tomato sauce.  I have loosely based this on Nicola Galloway’s Roasted tomato and courgette harvest sauce recipe. I used tinned tomatoes as our […]

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Easy and delicious Foccacia bread

I found a delicious and easy no knead foccacia recipe on Pinterest the other day and I have made this twice now.  I made a couple of tweaks to the recipe the second time I […]

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Zucchini glut!

We are currently experiencing a zucchini glut in our garden and in desperation I turned to Google for some ideas to use them up.   I had already made this cake (it was delicious by the […]

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Spicy Jalapeno Hummus

I have been a bit slack lately and have been buying hummus from the grocery store rather than making my own.  I was cleaning up all of the bits of the paper stuck to the […]

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Easy Risotto Recipe

I am going to give you the long story of how I came to make this risotto. We order our groceries online and get them delivered and last Friday when they arrived, there was an […]

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Peanut butter flavour experiment

Have you spied that Fix and Fogg have a new flavour out?  Of course I had to try to recreate it at home.  I haven’t tried their one but my version was pretty tasty so […]

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