Mushroom & Chickpea Burgers

May 11, 2012 Mushroom & Chickpea Burgers a great dish for vegetarians but tasty, healthy and high in fibre for meat eater too.  There are many different recipes for this dish but this one is taken from BBC Good Food Ingredients 1 tbsp olive oil 250g chestnut mushrooms , finely chopped 2 garlic cloves , crushed 1 bunch {Tags: , , , } {More...}

Banana Bread

May 9, 2012 Banana Bread this is an easy recipe and can be prepared in minutes.   You can use wholemeal flour if you wish and substitute the butter for oil, but the butter gives a richer flavour. Ingredients 4-5 tablespoons butter, softened 2 eggs 2 or 3 very ripe bananas 2/3 cup sugar 1 1/3 cup all-purpose {Tags: , , , , } {More...}


December 9, 2011 Croissants crescent shapes French pastries can be eaten alone or with a delicious sweet or savoury fillings. Ingredients 1 1/4 teaspoons active dry yeast 3 tablespoons warm water (110 degrees F/45 degrees C) 1 teaspoon white sugar 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons white sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 2/3 cup warm milk 2 {Tags: , , , , } {More...}

Chilli con Carne

October 26, 2011 Chilli con Carne a great one pot meal and good for when you have friends around as you won’t spend all your time in the kitchen.  You can serve this dish with rice or with Cheese and Garlic bread cut into chunks. Ingredients 1 tbsp oil 1 large onion 1 red pepper 2 garlic cloves {Tags: , , , } {More...}

Cheese and Garlic Bread

Cheese and Garlic Bread is perfect to serve with Chilli con Carne, soups such as Tomato Soup or at BBQs.  Quick and easy to make and tou can use the dough (before adding the cheese) as a tasty pizza base. Ingredients  500g strong white bread flour 7g sachet/1.5 tsp fast-action yeast 1 tsp salt 2 {Tags: , , , , } {More...}