I saw a picture for hasselback carrots on Instagram and I knew I wanted to both try these and share the recipe on my blog, so I can remember to make these again. In our family no human likes carrots, while the dog loves them. This means that while I always have carrots in the
I love Apache potatoes, they have a gorgeous texture, and they are really delicious. I’ve made a few versions in the last couple of weeks and today I’m sharing the best one. To make these I’ve used fresh chillies and thyme from my herb garden and I’ve discovered when it’s best to add them to
Roasted radishes is a very basic side dish, something you might not have thought of making, but which is such a good idea. Radishes have a pretty strong flavour and not everybody likes them. I like having a few in a salad, but not too many, as they overpower the other ingredients. This is why
Vegan Poutine is a recipe I hadn’t think I’d ever make. Poutine is a Canadian dish made with only a few ingredients. The traditional poutine is, basically, a layer of fries, topped with cheese curds and smothered in gravy. Sounds very simple and it’s amazing how delicious it is for something so basic. This is
I was in the mood for Couscous for a while, but kept postponing making this recipe. Finally I made the Mushrooms Couscous and it turned out just as expected, delicious. It is one of those very easy to make recipes, perfect as a side dish or on its own. If you want to make it
I’ve been eating roasted courgette salad since I was a child. It is a side dish that works great alongside chips, to complement a dish. A couple of weeks ago I’ve made it with the intention of taking pictures and sharing the recipe, but then, we ate everything before I was able to take pictures.
I’ve had Padron Peppers in a Spanish restaurant once and I loved them. The dish was called Pimientos de Padron, that’s Spanish for Padron peppers. Most of these peppers are mild and they have a slight savoury bitterness. However, one might be hot and spicy. That makes the dish exciting as well. When I finally