20 Minute Meals (max!) · Basic but Impressive · Meat · Speedy Meal

Pan-Fried Chicken & Spiced Creamy Lentils

Ingredients  1 carrot 1 leek ½ red chili Small bunch fresh thyme Small bunch fresh sage 2 chicken breasts 1 carton soft lentils 1 cube chicken stock 2 tbsp crème fraiche Method 1. Trim and finely chop the carrot, slice the leek into rounds and halve the chili and deseed 2. Pick leaves from the… Continue reading Pan-Fried Chicken & Spiced Creamy Lentils

20 Minute Meals (max!) · Basic but Impressive · Meat · Pork · Speedy Meal

Garlic Pork Steaks & Butternut Squash with Feta

Ingredients  1 small butternut squash 1 red onion 2 tbsp honey 1 tsp chili flakes 2 garlic cloves 3 tbsp olive oil 2 pork steaks Small handful pumpkin seeds 1 pack feta cheese 1 bag baby leaf salad Method 1. Pre-heat oven to 22o 2. Slice up the butternut squash into chunks and remove the… Continue reading Garlic Pork Steaks & Butternut Squash with Feta

Basic but Impressive · Ice Cream · Pudding · Unexpectedly from Scratch

No Churn Cappuccino Ice Cream

Ingredients 300ml double cream 175g condensed milk 2 tbsp instant espresso powder 2 tbsp coffee liqueur   Method Whisk all the ingredients together until they start to form soft peaks (around five minutes) Once smooth and fluffy, transfer into an airtight container and freeze for at least six hours, although overnight would be better –… Continue reading No Churn Cappuccino Ice Cream

Basic but Impressive · Cake Time · Party Food

Stackable Chocolate Christening Cake

The top layer of this (Flo’s Christening cake) is the top tier from our wedding cake, defrosted and re-iced, but the bottom layer was a solid yet delicious chocolate cake, capable of stacking and shaping with minimal effort or construction issues. These ingredients will make four tiers of 8 inch cake tins, although we only… Continue reading Stackable Chocolate Christening Cake