Recipes

MsMarmiteLover’s Homemade Mini Cheddars

MsMarmiteLover’s Homemade Mini Cheddars

A couple of days ago I was fiddling around on Pinterest looking for a great savoury cracker recipe to cook with some kids at an after-school club, and came across MsMarmiteLover’s delicious looking recipe for Homemade Mini Cheddars. A technique that I’ve found always works […]

Easy Homemade Curry Paste

Easy Homemade Curry Paste

This super simple homemade curry paste takes minutes to prepare with just a few basic ingredients (no fancy seeds to fry and grind) and a blender. (Or getting the kids to bash it to smithereens with the end of a rolling pin works just as […]

Lebanese Green Beans in Tomato Sauce (Lubiyeh bil-Zeyt)

Lebanese Green Beans in Tomato Sauce (Lubiyeh bil-Zeyt)

A deliciously simple Lebanese recipe to try with your kids from acclaimed chef and food writer Anissa Helou, combining fine green beans in a rich, garlicky tomato sauce The other day I happened to catch Anissa Helou being interviewed on Radio 4’s Start the Week. […]

Easy Homemade Harissa

Easy Homemade Harissa

When I’m planning a recipe for one of my classes I often find that due to time or equipment limitations, I have to simplify or distill a recipe down whilst still retaining the essential elements and flavours. And because I insist on cooking almost everything […]