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Cucumber And Smoked Salmon Tea Sandwiches

Cucumber And Smoked Salmon Tea Sandwiches

If you have friends over for afternoon tea (or coffee), it’s common courtesy to serve some small bites along with the drinks. Now, if you are trying to go traditional English high tea, you would serve things like fancy biscuits and cakes (or my Coffee 

Mushroom Risotto

Mushroom Risotto

Mushroom risotto is undoubtedly one of the more popular risotto variations, so it might come as a surprise that it’s the 5th risotto I’ve uploaded to the blog. Yes, before this I’ve uploaded a quail risotto and a langoustine risotto…talk about off the cuff. However 

Gnocchi With Gorgonzola Sauce

Gnocchi With Gorgonzola Sauce

The simple pleasures of a classic Italian pasta dish. Well, technically not pasta as gnocchi is primarily made from potatoes, but you get the point. For this Gnocchi With Gorgonzola Sauce recipe you can use either homemade gnocchi, or store-bought, and the good thing is, 

Better Than TikTok Feta Pasta Bake

Better Than TikTok Feta Pasta Bake

I have to say that I was a bit surprised the famous Tiktok feta pasta bake became as large as it did, when in my opinion it’s so boring. That’s for from saying it isn’t tasty, but for something to get so blown up in 

Duck Ravioli In Beetroot Cream Sauce

Duck Ravioli In Beetroot Cream Sauce

I know it’s nearly a month late, but this was my special Valentine’s dinner of 2021 that I so lovingly cooked for Alona. That’s enough chit chat about my personal life. This duck ravioli in beetroot cream sauce is not only a pretty dish, but 

Good Foods For Pairing With That Breaktime Cuppa

Good Foods For Pairing With That Breaktime Cuppa

A breaktime cuppa is a cornerstone of modern life. It’s quick and simple, tastes good, and most importantly, gives you a spurt of energy to get through the afternoon. But if you’re someone who likes just chomping down on biscuits with your cuppa, it’s time 

Duck Fat Confit Bell Peppers

Duck Fat Confit Bell Peppers

I was recently having dinner at a nice French restaurant and along with my dish of veal bourguignon I was served a dish of confit bell peppers. Well, I had not expected that, nor even considered it as a dish, but it was delicious. I 

4 Great Starter Ideas For Your Dinner Party

4 Great Starter Ideas For Your Dinner Party

If you are having a dinner party or friends over for a meal, you may find yourself struggling to come up with ideas for your starter. You do not want something that is too heavy or stodgy, but you also do not want your guests 

Tropical Grilled Chicken Thighs

Tropical Grilled Chicken Thighs

This tropical grilled chicken thighs recipe isn’t associated with any one country’s cuisine, but rather something I just whipped up one afternoon for lunch. Luckily it came out well so I have no problem putting it up on the site. My favorite thing about this 

These Little Details Are Sure To Impress When Arranging Dining For Guests

These Little Details Are Sure To Impress When Arranging Dining For Guests

Are you thinking about holding a dinner party? This could be for friends, family members, or even members of your business. Regardless of who you are inviting to your home, you want to make sure that they are impressed. Believe it or not, it’s the