Peanut butter cups and a ganache-trophe

I’ve been making a mess of something easy in the kitchen just for a change.  I had a go at peanut butter cups and inadvertently provided an opportunity to test my ability to act fast.  This was hard, it’s not something that comes naturally to me.  If there’s one thing I can always rely on… Continue reading Peanut butter cups and a ganache-trophe

Letters to my food heroes #1: Mum

I’m starting this new series, which in no way whatsoever complements my existing Favourite Ingredient series (check out halloumi and butternut squash as my number one and number two because that’s all I’ve done so far).  This new ‘Food Heroes’ series will feature letters from me to the people who inspired me and who were… Continue reading Letters to my food heroes #1: Mum

Ricotta and basil gnocchi with roasted tomatoes and a self-help fail

Well, I only went and got a self-help book didn’t I?  Yes, yes I did.  It’s for me by the way.  Not sure that was immediately obvious.  It’s called ‘Two minute mornings: a journal to win your day every day’.  I don’t feel like I’m losing my day exactly it’s just that I do need… Continue reading Ricotta and basil gnocchi with roasted tomatoes and a self-help fail