Pan fried Scallops with Tagliatelles in a garlic, white wine and cream sauce

Although very simple and easy to make, this is a truly memorable dish. Indulgent, luxurious and quick at the same time. I bought my scallops from West Coast Seafood Products and they were delivered straight to my door within 48 hours of reaching the harbour. They were honestly the freshest scallops I have ever had.Continue reading “Pan fried Scallops with Tagliatelles in a garlic, white wine and cream sauce”

My Mum’s Beef and Spinach Cannelloni

This is my favourite pasta dish of all time! It is comfort food at its best. When I was a little girl I would always ask my mum to make this for my birthday dinner. It does take quite a while to make but is worth the time and effort…It’s also one of the reasonsContinue reading “My Mum’s Beef and Spinach Cannelloni”

Traditional Battered Fish

It’s not as easy these days to enjoy freshly cooked piping hot fish and chips ….however this recipe means you don’t have to miss out! This recipe is much cheaper than buying them for take -out. Ingredients: makes 4 portions For the battered fish : Approx.. 500 – 600 g cod or haddock cut intoContinue reading “Traditional Battered Fish”

Best Ever Pasta and Meatballs

This is a really delicious dish. It is one of these treat weekend dinners that makes you feel as if you are not missing out on tasty restaurant food. The kids absolutely love it! It does take quite a while to prep but is worth the time and effort…It’s also one of the reasons IContinue reading “Best Ever Pasta and Meatballs”

Pizza Pizza Pizza !

What can I say about pizza…it is the ultimate comfort food…Love it so much…. Quite straightforward to make your own, and great to get the kids involved to make their own too. Everyone has their own recipe and I am sure many Italians would disagree with mine, but it works for me! It’s a regularContinue reading “Pizza Pizza Pizza !”

Deliciously soft bread rolls

It has not always easy these days to just quickly nip to the shop and buy some fresh baked bread. I am sharing here my recipe for beautifully soft bread rolls. So good I will be making these even when Lockdown is ended. Ingredients (makes approx 8-10 rolls): 1 teaspoon dried yeast 450 g strong white flour 1/2 teaspoon ofContinue reading “Deliciously soft bread rolls”

Best Ever White and Dark Chocolate Chunk Cookies

In these stressful times it is essential to have a few treats to help keep our spirits up…. Chocolate chip cookies are personally one of my absolute favourites. They have to be sweet, soft and indulgent. But if, like me, you have zero self control when it comes to consuming freshly baked goods you mightContinue reading “Best Ever White and Dark Chocolate Chunk Cookies”