Coronavirus Isolation Recipes: Beef Noodles

Coronavirus Isolation Recipes: Taiwanese Beef Noodles

My last holiday finished up in Taipei, Taiwan. It was in this city that I fell in love with the national dish....
Chicken, Jamon and Mushroom Paellapaella

Chicken, Jamon and Mushroom Paella

Paella is traditionally made with a seafood element. This recipe uses a tried and tested combination of flavours, chicken, mushrooms and Spanish jamon. It’s...
Venison Fillet, Leeks, Girolles and Sauce Poiverade

Venison Fillet, Leeks, Girolles and Sauce Poiverade

Venison has the benefit of being virtually fat-free, in particular the fillet. Saying that there’s no loss of flavour, quite the opposite. In this...
Panzanella

Panzanella

Panzanella is traditionally a Tuscan salad made up of fresh tomatoes, basil and bread with other flavours added according to personal preference. Here I've...
Salt Cod Croquettes with Honey and Mustard Mayonnaise

Salt Cod Croquettes with Honey and Mustard Mayonnaise

Salt Cod Croquettes idea came about from a tapas dish I once sampled at San Miguel Market in Madrid. A fantastic place which is...
Apple-tart

Puff Pastry Apple Tart with Dulce de Leche Ice Cream

A bit of France meets South America in this instance. Thinly sliced apples are caramelised on top of a puff pastry disc and topped...
Sous Vide Creme Brûlée

Sous-Vide Creme Brûlée

I’m going a little bit sous-vide crazy at the moment. Since the arrival of my brand new vacuum sealer the fun just doesn’t stop...
Gateau Basque

Gateau Basque Recipe

If you look back through any books relating to classic French cuisine you will more than likely have come across the famous Gateau Basque....
Pain d'epices

Pain d’epices

Pain d'epices is a cross between a cake and a bread, Pain d’epices is commonly associated with the French city of Dijon. Translated into...
Pan-fried Mackerel with crispy potatoes, chilli and garlic

Pan-fried Mackerel with crispy potatoes, chilli and garlic

Perfect for anyone on a budget, this dish is low on cost and big on flavour. Mackerel is one of the cheapest yet most...
Apricot and Raspberry Tart

Apricot and Raspberry Tart

Perfect in the summertime when fresh apricots are plentiful, this tart is a blend of sharp apricot, raspberry and sweet clafoutis-like filling. Another of...