Category Archives: Diet friendly

Salmon with sweet chilli balsamic glaze

It’s that time of the year when the Christmas tree has been packed up and the last of the panettone, mince pies and ham have been devoured that reality hits. Yes, it’s time to start eating a bit healthier again… … Continue reading

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Easy Peasy Passionfruit Souffle

With all the custard tartsĀ  I’ve been making lately, I’ve managed to build up a large number of egg whites in my freezer. So what to do with all of them? The obvious things that came to mind were pavlova … Continue reading

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Portuguese Custard Tarts

Ever since I had my first bite of one of these lovely tarts years ago, I have had a fondness for them. The custard texture is beautifully creamy and a far cry from the strange yellow gelatinous custard tarts that … Continue reading

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Italian Mussels

My Dad regularly cooks mussels in an Italian tomato sauce for a Sunday lunch. We all sit around the table with a huge pile of mussels sitting in front of each of us and a giant bowl in the middle … Continue reading

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Lemon Salt & Pepper Chicken Drumsticks

There are some days when you can’t help craving greasy, succulent fried chicken, even though you know you’ll regret it later when you step on the scales. The challenge I have is to find a recipe that delivers on taste, … Continue reading

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