Family food

Pork & Chorizo Rice

Pork & Chorizo Rice

  Basmati rice is one of my go-to pantry staples. It soaks up any flavours and spices you add to it really well, which means…

Roast Pork Bun Cha Bowl

Roast Pork Bun Cha Bowl

Bun Cha is traditionally made with charcoal grilled pork patties but always with noodles and lots of fragrant fresh herbs. I’ve replaced the patties here…

Chicken Mince Kiev

Chicken Mince Kiev

My version of Chicken Kiev isn’t the classic recipe. I use chicken mince to ensure the meat doesn’t dry out and the garlic butter inside…

Pork Bao with Maple Glaze

Pork Bao with Maple Glaze

One of my favourite meals right here, in fact, it’s a family favourite because my kids go bananas for these. The only real cooking here…

Greek-Style Pork Souvlakis

Greek-Style Pork Souvlakis

How good are souvlakis?! Even when they’re bad, they’re still kinda good. I think it’s the crispy bits of pork or lamb and the combination…

Artichoke, Pea & Bacon Tart

Artichoke, Pea & Bacon Tart

Have I mentioned that I love pastry? This tart is my latest obsession because it includes so many of my favourite things … artichokes, bacon,…

Tomato and Gruyere tart

Tomato and Gruyere tart

Man, I love anything wrapped in crispy, crumbly pastry! It’s definitely at the top of my guilty pleasure list, in sweet or savoury form, I…

Chipotle Salmon Tacos

Chipotle Salmon Tacos

We absolutely love Mexican flavours in our house. Full of freshness, texture, big flavours but familiar at the same time. I love the many dishes…

Spanish Chicken Tray Bake

Spanish Chicken Tray Bake

One pan dinners have become my new favourites in the kitchen, especially mid-week when I’m always pushed for time after work. This recipe has been…

Moroccan Chicken Pies

Moroccan Chicken Pies

Pies are truly one of my most favourite things to cook and eat. They’re covered in crunchy pastry and filled whatever combination your taste desires….

Honey Glazed Pork

Honey Glazed Pork

If there is one thing my kids will fight over at the dinner table, it’s pork crackling. Roast pork is something I cook for my…

Choc Banana Pancakes

Choc Banana Pancakes

These pancakes happen to be vegan, gluten-free and refined sugar free, but they also happen to be delicious and really quick to make; essential elements…

Asian Crispy Chicken Burgers

Asian Crispy Chicken Burgers

Crispy fried chicken that’s juicy, spicy and delicious is something I can really get excited about cooking and eating. This isn’t tricky to make and…

My meat pie

My meat pie

  The smell of hot meat pies always takes me back to my primary school and the walk from the canteen to our classroom. I…

Easy chicken satay

Easy chicken satay

  Like most of us, amidst the mid-week madness of juggling work and family, I need to be able to cook a meal while the…