International Dishes

Mulled Wine

Mulled Wine

    The best part of making mulled wine is that the aroma of simmering spices and wine that will fill your home with winter cheer. It is so simple to make and is the perfect drink to serve up this festive season, and doesn’t require costly […]

Dutch Apple Cake

Dutch Apple Cake

  Ingredients 5 Apples Juice of 1 Lemon Grated zest of 1 Lemon 1 tbsp Cinnamon powder 1 tsp Mixed spice powder 1/2 tsp Ground ginger 1 3/4 Plain flour 1 cup Sugar 150 g Unsalted butter (softened) 2 Eggs 2 tsp Vanilla Essence 3 […]

Fish in a Bag

Fish in a Bag

    Ingredients 120g Fish fillet (skinned and pinboned) 100 g Potatoes 5 Cherry tomatoes 1 tbsp Basil leaves (finely chopped) 1/2 tsp Fresh rosemary (finely chopped) Freshly ground black pepper Salt to taste 1 tbsp Olive oil 1/2 lemon (finely sliced) Method Bring a […]

Steak and Guinness Pie

Steak and Guinness Pie

  Ingredients 750g Stewing Beef steak (cubed) 1 onion (chopped) 1 large carrot (cut into chunks) 1 stick Celery (cut into chunks) 200 g Mushrooms (sliced) 1 Bay leaves 1 tsp Thyme 2tbsp Plain flour Salt to taste Freshly ground black pepper 440ml Guinness 200ml Water 1 tbsp Worcestershire […]

French Madeleines

French Madeleines

    Madeleines are a French tea cake that were made famous by Marcel Proust in his novel ‘Remembrance of Things Past’. They are believed to have been created in a French town of Commercy, during the 18th century, named after the baker Madeleine Paulmier. Recently my husband […]

Cauliflower Chowder

Cauliflower Chowder

  Cauliflower Chowder is a fantastic bowl of pure comfort food, both hearty and tasty while also being healthy! This chowder is so delicious that I had to put it away as soon as it cooled, because I kept slurping it from the ladle as I passed by. That’s […]

Ginger Beer Shandy

Ginger Beer Shandy

  Beer cocktails are a growing trend, but they have actually been around quite a while. This cocktail is a refreshing twist on the classic formula. Ingredients 1/2 glass Ginger Beer 1/2 glass Lager Beer 1 tbsp Simple syrup 1 tbsp Lemon juice Method Fill a […]

Cherry Tomato and Cheese Tarts

Cherry Tomato and Cheese Tarts

I found the most beautiful cherry tomatoes on the vine while grocery shopping last week and just had to buy them. I just love these juicy, sweet cherry tomatoes and they are so gorgeous, and a good option for healthy snacking. I wanted to prepare something different […]

Chocolate Brownies

Chocolate Brownies

  Ingredients 170g Dark Chocolate (preferably 50%+ Cocoa) 1 1/2 cup Granulated Sugar 1/2 cup Plain Flour 1/4 cup Unsweetened Cocoa powder Pinch of Salt 3 Eggs 115 g Unsalted Butter Method Preheat the oven to 170 degree C. Grease and line a square cake […]

Chilli Mushroom

Chilli Mushroom

Ingredients 200g Button Mushrooms 2 tbsp Plain flour 2 tbsp Cornflour 1/4 tsp Pepper powder 1/4 tsp Maggie chicken cube Water (as needed) Pinch of salt Oil for deep frying For the sauce 1 Onion (cubed) 2 Spring Onion (chopped) 6 Green beans (chopped) 2 […]