Griddled fish and asparagus

Hello, today’s post is healthy, quick and so simple.  It’s also the first recipe I’ve taken inspiration from an infamous celebrity chef but put my own spin on it so technically I’d like half the credit. The idea stems from when I had stopped in M&S’s food hall one evening after work and grabbed some tuna steaks. …

Tomato and Mozzarella Toasts

Sometimes the best cookery books are the ones without a famous name on the sleeve. I go for cook books that show me recipes that look appetising and achievable rather than style over substance, so when perusing my local book shop, I spotted The Half Hour Cook.  Does anyone own this?  It was shoved to…

Butter Chicken

Butter chicken. I *love* this dish but it’s hard to find the right one when I dine out. I went to a huge restaurant in Birmingham recently who refused my request for a hotter butter chicken, telling me they only served one very mild flavour. Seriously? Just throw in some extra chilli powder, that’ll fix…

Baked Cheesecake

Well here it is – the first post on my cookery foodie blog and to sweeten things, it’s a dessert.   I couldn’t think of anything better to kick the blog off with so I present my mango baked cheesecake that I made a couple of days ago. Baked cheesecake is so easy to make…