The Best Potato Salad

The Best Potato Salad Potato salad is a summer favourite and easy to rustle up.  I have made many variations but this has to be the best – it is so tasty and simple to make! Serves 4 Prep time:  10 minutes (plus cooling time) Cooking time: 15 minutes Ingredients 500g New Potatoes, […]

Roquefort Stuffed Burgers

Roquefort Stuffed Burgers If you love blue cheese, you will love these burgers stuffed with Roquefort cheese.  They are absolutely delicious as you get a great taste of oozing blue cheese in every mouthful.  Ideal recipe for a summer barbecue! Serves 6 Prep time:  10 minutes (1-2 hours chill time) Cooking time: 10-15 […]

Piri Piri Chicken

Piri Piri Chicken This recipe is inspired by my recent trip to Portugal.  This recipe is easy to make and it tastes so good – increase the spice to suit your taste! Serves 4 Prep time:  10 minutes plus marinating time Cooking time: 45 minutes Ingredients For the marinade 1 red chilli, […]

Cowboy SPAM® Beans

Cowboy SPAM® Beans SPAM® Chopped Pork and Ham is the perfect quick and easy meat for an outdoor feast.  This recipe is perfect for camping or the BBQ season – great for all the family! Serves 4 Prep time:  5 minutes Cooking time: 20 minutes Ingredients 1 x tin 340g SPAM® Chopped […]

Barbecued Chicken

Barbecued Chicken This is a delicious no-fuss BBQ chicken marinade that can be made in minutes! Serves 4 Prep time: 5 minutes (plus 5-10 minutes marinade time) Cooking time:  10-15 minutes Ingredients ½ red chilli, finely chopped 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 ½ tsp smoked paprika 1½ tsp Dijon mustard 3 […]

LAZY SUMMER CUCUMBER SALAD (GF)

This Lazy Cool Cucumber Salad is what I look most forward to during a bbq each summer.  Chop the cucumber in 1 cm rings and then in quarters I don’t know about you, but hosting a bbq for a crowd is so much easier when you take a few shortcuts à […]

PALEO BBQ (GF)

Hey peeps, I’ve been MIA since going Paleo this last month. I have a few pictures of the sort of thing I’ve been making and eating: Grilled Vietnamese Pork Patties with Avocado on Organic Baby Kale Salad mix Grilled Prawns, Vietnamese Pork Patties, Avocado on Organic Baby Kale Salad mix […]

PLJESKAVICA (GF) AND GIBANICA (CROATIAN MEAT PATTIES AND SAVOURY CHEESE STRUDEL)

Gibanica is sometimes called Burek (cheese pie). Serve Gibanica (savoury cheese strudel) with roasted peppers, cucumber salad, tomatoes, raw onions if you like ’em and pljeskavica (grilled meat patties) It was summer.  I was in university and my boyfriend had a Serbo-Croatian next-door neighbour (his dad was Croatian and his […]

KAM GOK YUEN BBQ…AN INSTITUTION

More pork fat love, but this BBQ Pork (cha siu) is WAY better than any I’ve had from other Chinese BBQ joints.  Hey Chinatown newbie, let me give you some advice… When you enter a Chinatown institution like Kam Gok Yuen, with its yellowed linoleum floors and hole-in-the-wall booths, you […]