This butter bean and spinach curry is pure comfort food. It is also great if you want to make a big batch for the week ahead. I came up with this recipe after seeing a story on Instagram describing this sort of curry – I just couldn’t stop thinking about this warm, nutritious dish. I just had to have a go at it! Continue reading “Butter bean and spinach curry”
Oozy, gooey, warm chocolate fondant…perfect finish to romantic dinner or super indulgent treat with a coffee. This recipe works every time but you need to watch the clock as even a minute too long in the oven and it can be overdone. Continue reading “Warm chocolate fondant”
Valentines Day is just around the corner. What better way to treat your loved one than with some chocolate dessert? Recently I got the ice cream maker for my KitchenAid and I love it! I just started my adventure down the ice cream route but I have already heard from my Mr that my ice cream is better than his favourite brand 🙂 Success! I think I definitely scored some brownie points with this one! Continue reading “Chocolate ice cream”
I don’t know what it is about donuts. Even the thought of them make me drool. Whenever I am on a diet and I start craving something sweet, I dream about donuts. I think lots of you will share my obsession though:) Continue reading “Go nuts for donuts!”
I am starting new job tomorrow and I am smothered with a cold. I am trying to boost my immune system as much as I can, which means having lots of good stuff:) This mango, lemon and orange smoothie has added secret ingredient – turmeric, which is anti inflammatory and should help me feeling a little bit more like a human again. Cheers!
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You know when you see something in a cook book or a food magazine that you like and you want to make, but you never get to actually do it? Yeah, me too. This time though I thought I will try this no refined sugar cake from Food and Wine Magazine. And you know what? I will make this cake again. You can’t tell there is no refined sugar as honey and dates work very well to bring the sweetness out. Continue reading “Date and honey cake”
This is easy and quick recipe with tons of flavour! It is so fragrant that when I ‘taste’ it, I just have to stop myself from eating the whole batch with bread… It is brilliant with tomato soup or with pasta on its own, or just on the slice of crusty ciabatta. Try it! Continue reading “Pesto”
Did you notice that when you talk about food you grew up with, you express it in terms ‘oh my god’, ‘so delicious’, ‘I would love to eat it now’. At least I am like that. I like showing my Irish family what is polish cuisine like and they really like it! Continue reading “Kluski śląskie – Silesian potato dumplings”
I am home sick. Although I am living away from my family for the last thirteen years, I still get home sick. To brighten up mood I decided to bake what my mam used to make almost every Saturday morning.
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Crispy outside and soft, airy inside…tangy raspberries combined with richness of cream and freshness of mint… what’s not to love! My sister in law makes perfect pavlova so I ‘borrowed’ her recipe:) Continue reading “Raspberries and Cream Pavlova”