My pores weeped Allium Sativum for 24 hours, I became lonely. Seventeen cloves of garlic later, not even my daughter would kiss me good night. While the meatballs themselves were not to blame the combination of amazing flavours culminated in a shit load of garlic. All four of us on this MCC agreed that garlic is good… Really […]
An easy to make super tasty Chicken Jalfrezi, with a quick intro from the MCC Sensi himself: A huddle of shadowy, hooded figures; faces lit by an eerie, blueish light. A church bell striking 12 midnight. The letting of blood in a re-enactment of some sinister, otherworldly ritual, as old as the earth on which […]
This is the best Jerk Chicken I’ve ever had. Period. I found it on another site a while ago, modified it a little and here we are. I love jerk chicken, it’s one of my favourite things ever, especilly with Jah Tubby’s system pumping through the pavement at the same time. Ingredients 1 fat shallot […]
Sushi is one of those things like Chess; easy to pick up, yet difficult to be good at… The bit that most people think is the easy bit is making the rice. And really it is, sort of. It’s easy and time consuming. So get your zen on.
It’s autumn, so there’s tons of apples. Also, it’s getting cold, so there is an inherent need for cake. This cake also has one of your two a day, so you can file it under healthy. It’s fabulous at tea time, which is at about fourish and, fortunately, happens every day.
I bought an Octopus. It was more bravado with the kids than a culinary choice. The super duper fish counter at Morissons drew me in and the kids wiped the floor with me. I bought the Octopus. The preparation Once we got it home we had to decide what to do with this alien beast. […]
The best thing about this recipe is that itâ€™s made from a bowl of cereal, so you can go and relax with your best pregnancy pillow right afterwards. Nice. Itâ€™s an old family recipe that my Mum used to make for us. Itâ€™s so tasty that everyone who tries it always asks me for the […]
I’ve been watching the the “Two Greedy Italians” on BBC 2 for the last few weeks. It’s one of those weird programmes that shouldn’t be good. It just is. I love Italian food, always have. If I was stranded on a desert island with a chef, they’d be Italian and I’d be fat. These two […]
IÂ originallyÂ had this at Harvey Nichols for lunch and figured it must be easy to make. The dressing was the hard bit, in that it took longer than three minutes for my brain to process. This is my favourite quick recipe at the moment. It’s so simple, healthy, tasty and cheap and… Fuuuuuucckkkkk, I love it. […]
Miso soup from packets can be hit and miss… And expensive. So in my quest to make Miso a dailyÂ experienceÂ I’ve got to this super quick and easy recipe. You need to fork out for a few bits the first time, then after that its a 2 minute job and usually better than most Sushi bars […]