Category Archives: chilli

Mushroom & Ham Risotto

This could be made with prawns, chicken or turkey instead of ham, or made vegetarian by leaving out the meat and using vegetable stock.  I had some nice ham on the bone on hand, or it would probably have been … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Fried Rice with Cabanossi Sausage and Bacon

Every vegetarian dish needs meat*. Leave out step 4 if you don’t think so. Most of this is optional except the rice. In a rice cooker cook Basmati rice with garlic, onion powder, and turmeric, using vegetable stock instead of … Continue reading

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Fusilli, Bacon and Cheese

The ultimate comfort food.  Bacon, cheese and pasta.   This is what the Greeks meant by Ambrosia. I can’t believe I haven’t blogged this recipe before.  It is truly the best. Making it this way with layers, rather than mixing … Continue reading

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Sriracha Creamed Corn Scrambled Eggs

Sriracha Creamed Corn Scrambled Eggs – Another simple and satisfying breakfast that starts the day with a zing. As an alternative to Sriracha, finely chop a couple of chilies and fry them in the butter before adding the egg and … Continue reading

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Shakshuka

Shakshuka [Eggs Poached in Spicy Tomato Sauce] A new breakfast to start the day with a zing.   I really like this one. Adapted from Saveur , who say it is an Israeli dish of  Libyan origin.  Others say it is Tunisian, or … Continue reading

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Rempeh Balletjes

Indonesian-style Meatballs Something nice to dunk in peanut sauce. Ingredients 400 g minced beef, chicken or pork 75g breadcrumbs 1 egg, beaten 1/2 medium leek finely shredded 1 small to medium onion finely chopped 1 tsp crushed garlic 2 tsp … Continue reading

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