Beef Enchiladas with Homemade Enchilada Sauce

Beef Enchiladas with Homemade Enchilada SauceBy The Chunky Chef April 15, 2015 Beef 28 Comments...more

Potatoes Gateau, taking spuds to the next level!

Ciao all! Potatoes are good, none of us can turn down a serving of mash and gravy or some fresh cut fries. Besides the classic dishes we make with potatoes there is one that always leaves us satisfied : Potatoes Gateau a mix of coarsely mashed boiled potatoes, mixed with cheese and cold cuts, covered with breadcrumbs and then baked until golden brown....more
This is my all time favorite potato dish! My family and I make it sans the meat! Have to try ...more

Vegan Caprese Skewers

You would think that, as a sometimes food blogger, potlucks would be my jam. I'd show up with something amazingly delicious, and everyone would ooh and ah as they took seconds and asked for the recipe....more

Buttered Charlotte Potatoes With Pesto Dressing

We kept buying a lot of potatoes for the past 2 weeks because a lot of ideas about how to cook potatoes kept coming in, every evening at 5.30pm and during our grocery shopping trips – leek and potato soup, shepherd’s pie, potato salad, just to name a few. I realised that potatoes are really versatile to cook, and they could create a bundle of surprises, if their potential flavours are maximised....more

DE-LISH homemade fries that will rock your world

Last night I helped my mom make dinner. We had grilled hamburgers and steak fries. So here is how you do it, it's pretty simple, actually! ----- Set your oven to 425-450. -----STEP ONE -  Wash your lovely potatoes (We used four medium sized potatoes for two people)STEP TWO -  Peel your lovely potatoes and make sure you get rid of all the nasty dark spots, and then rinse them once you're done peeling....more

Pineapple Coconut Tropical Smoothie

 Ingredients1 cup pineapple chunks (fresh/frozen)1 cup mango chunks (fresh/frozen)½ cup unsweetened coconut (sliced/shredded)3 mejdool dates (pitted)3 cups unsweetened coconut milk1 cup crushed ice...more

The upcoming of the cream cheese free cucumber sandwich

I was sitting in bed this morning after returning from my friend's house, and was thinking about what sort of food to pack and enjoy on a beach trip that I might be going on tomorrow. (I am so excited!) I knew buying food would be out of the question, so I was trying to think of some sort of sandwich that would be light and delicious, but not overplayed and ordinary....more

Supercharged Springtime Salads

Did you know that salads do not have to be filled with leafy greens to be considered a salad?  Nope they don't,  salads don't have to be all raw either.  Salads fill you while you are slimming down.  They can be a side dish to your main entree or they can be the entree itself.  They're versatile like that. They can be all fruit or vegetable and you can even throw some meat in there as well....more

Crispy Cumin Chickpea Orecchiette

You know how you get a craving and it just won't go away? Yea, that has been me for the past week. I've had my mind on pasta and pasta on my mind. So I made a dish that would quiet that craving while still sticking (mostly) to the food guidelines I'm trying to follow the next few weeks....more