This Month’s Recipes: January 2015

I very, very nearly wrote 2014 in the title of this post. Every year it takes me until at least July to consistently get the date correct, and then it’s nearly time to change again. Woe is me ....more

Double decker chickpea tacos

Before I made these double decker tacos, I’d never cooked with hard corn taco shells before. I’d eaten them a few times...more

Kale and avocado burritos

Okay, this is probably more of a kale and avocado wrap than a kale and avocado burrito, but since I have absolutely no idea what the heck a burrito actually is, let’s just go with burrito. Either way, my goodness this was amazing. Mashed...more

Low carb pizza frittata

Apart from being a vegetarian, I don’t follow any particular diet. But if I was going to, a low carb diet makes the most sense to me – much more sense than a low fat diet, a raw diet, etc. If you feel the same, here’s a low carb dinner idea for you – pizza frittata! ...more

Cheater’s 15 minute mushroom risotto

If you’re a risotto purist, look away now. This definitely isn’t how they make risotto in Italy – but if, like me, you’re often feeling far too lazy to make risotto the proper way, this is the recipe for you! I absolutely adore mushroom risotto ....more

Tikka mushrooms

This might sound a bit strange, but having a food blog, I often cook things that I’m not sure I’ll like. If I only ever...more

Mushroom and walnut bolognese

The walnut ‘meat’ returns! I’ve used it twice before now, piled high on roasted potato slices, and stuffed into...more

Croatian soparnik (kale pie)

I was recently invited to share a Croatian recipe as part of the World On A Plate challenge, which is being run by the travel company Expedia. I’m always up for a challenge and I love international food (sweeping statement of the day…), so I set about looking for a vegetarian Croatian recipe to share. I went to Croatia years ago (back in 2008, in fact), but since...more

Cherry tomato crumble

Remember the vegetable crumble recipe I posted back in May? At the time I’m not sure I raved about it quite as much as I should have – it’s still one of my absolute favourite recipes of the whole year. Seriously out of this world! ...more

Indian spiced potato wedges with coriander lime yogurt

Do any of you own a...more