Coconut Chicken with Rice

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Coconut Chicken with Rice

This recipe can just as easily be made with prawns. My husband is vegetarian and I often make the same dish in two different saucepans, one with prawns and the other with chicken. Print Coconut Chicken with Rice Cook time:  30 mins Total time:  30 mins Serves: 2   Ingredients 1 teaspoon Cayenne pepper I tablespoonmore »

Macaroni Cheese

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Macaroni Cheese

I would classify Macaroni Cheese as one of the great comfort dishes of childhood.  It’s also one of those dishes that requires you to prepare all the ingredients beforehand. In that way, you can concentrate on ensuring that the macaroni is cooked properly, and that you are always at the stove to make a goodmore »

Cod Portuguese

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Cod Portuguese

The brandy (or wine) in this recipe, together with the sun-dried tomatoes, gives a beautifully rich flavour to the cod.  It’s a lovely dish to eat with creamy potatoes and some of your favourite vegetables. One word of warning: if like me you don’t like the smell of cooked fish in your kitchen then cookmore »

Chocolate And Almond Cake

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Chocolate And Almond Cake

I’m always looking for moist chocolate cake and this one is just that.  It looks a very old fashioned cake and as with most cakes is lovely with a cup of tea. Take a tip from me and prepare all the ingredients before combining them in the mixing bowl. In that way you will havemore »

Cream Spinach And Spaghetti

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Cream Spinach And Spaghetti

The spinach and cream in this recipe make it silky smooth with the spaghetti.  It makes a nice change from a tomato based spaghetti dish and is very quick to make. Print Cream Spinach And Spaghetti Prep time:  15 mins Total time:  15 mins Serves: 2   Ingredients Slug of olive oil Sliver of butter 2more »