Salmon and Tarragon Burgers

Salmon and Tarragon Burgers These burgers were delicious, served on toasted brioche with home made sweet potato chips. I didn’t have any mustard so left it out. Advertisements

Mushroom, Sweet Potato and Gouda Chowder

It was here… but then it disappeared ūüė¶ Mushroom, Sweet Potato and Gouda Chowder It’s ok tho all is not lost. Mushroom, Sweet Potato and Gouda Chowder, aka my kids FAVOURITE soup! 6 slices bacon, diced1 onion, diced1 lb. mushrooms, sliced (I used portabellas)3-4 cups sweet potatoes, cubed2 cloves garlic, mincedGood pinch of dried thyme1…

Aubergine Bake

2¬†aubergines 1 ball¬†mozzarella 400g tin chopped tomatoes handful chopped fresh parsley dried oregano 1/2 jar of Pepperonata, optional pinch sugar Slice the aubergine (pound coin thickness), fry in batches and pat dry. Layer the aubergine in a baking dish, pour over the tin of tomatoes, herbs and sugar. Also I added 1/2 jar of Pepperonata….

Coconut Fish Curry

1¬†tablespoon¬†vegetable oil 3 fillets tilapia, chopped into bite sized pieces salt 1¬†teaspoon¬†turmeric 1¬†onion, sliced 1 red chilli, chopped thumb size¬†piece of¬†fresh root ginger, cut into matchsticks 1¬†pinch of¬†ground cumin 1 x¬†400¬†ml¬†tin reduced fat¬†coconut milk 2¬†teaspoons¬†tamarind 2 teaspoons curry paste 2 tablespoons plain yogurt Heat the oil in a wok and cook onion until soft. Add…

Turkey and Cranberry Burgers

Leftover roast turkey blitz in food processor slice of bread, made into breadcurmbs a little milk 1 small egg handful of dried cranberries, chopped tablespoon cranberry sauce onion, finely chopped oil Fry the onion in the oil until soft. Meanwhile soak the breadcrumbs in a little milk until soft. Mix with the turkey, egg, cranberries,…

Breaded Salmon Finger Sandwich with home made Tartare sauce

2 Salmon Fillets each cut into 4 long finger shapes 1 egg, beat breadcrumbs (approx 2 slices bread) little flour olive oil for shallow frying Dip the salmon in flour, then egg, then breadcrumbs. Shallow fry about 4 at a time depending on the size of the pan. When golden take out and dry off…

Home made beans and wedges

Recipe below from BBC Good Food: 1 tsp oil 1 onion, halved and thinly sliced 2 rashers streaky bacon, cut into large-ish pieces 1 tsp sugar, brown if you have it 400g can chopped tomatoes 200ml stock from a cube 410g can cannellini beans, butter or haricot beans in water For the wedges 1 tbsp…

Meatloaf

This was delicious, 1964 5 stars! It couldn’t really be bad could it? Only adjustment I made was half pork/half lean steak mince and saute the onions first. Perhaps next time we will try a big glug of Worcestershire sauce and grating of nutmeg but it was fantastic, have added it to my list of…