Category Archives: Dinner

Homemade Lasagne

There is nothing quite like classical Lasagne it is such an amazing dish. I just adore the combination of Bolognese and cheese sauce. I will not lie this is time consuming dish, definitely a weekend. The one in the supermarket just … Continue reading

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Spaghetti with Kale Pesto, Goat Cheese and Spicy Squid

Every season Tesco release a free Tesco Family Living Magazine. It a great magazine for inspiration. I’m always on the lookout for new ideas. In the most recent one, one of their recipes stood out to me. It was the … Continue reading

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Roasted Mango Salsa Topped Pollock

Sodexo run the canteen at work, and have had some some healthy recipes leaflet at the till for while. I really do love anything mango in it, so when I spotted this roasted mango salsa I was sold! The mango … Continue reading

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Potato Gnocchi with Chorizo, Mushrooms, and Roasted Red Pepper

It must be almost a year this a posted a pasta dish! Which is strange given how much I love Italian food! I loved Potato Gnocchi, there are the perfect combination for and Irish person as they are a combination … Continue reading

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Roasted Red Pepper, Mushroom, Red Lentile Dhal

Fabian has recently got back to college, so I’ve been trying out recipes that are more cost-effective and I came across is Dhal from the complete asian cookbook by Charmaine Solomon. It essential a slow cook, lentil soup. In this … Continue reading

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Asian noodle salad

Last month I posted a recipe for Shin Ng Heung Gal (oven roasted spiced chicken), this Asian noodle salad is an quick and simple salad that great accompaniment. An alternate is to leave the chicken cool, remove the skin and … Continue reading

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Pineapple pork with noodles

One weekend I was trying to figure out what to cook when I spotted Pineapple pork with noodles on the BBC website. I noticed that this was a Ken Hom recipes and I love cooking Chinese food however I had … Continue reading

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Shiu Ng Heung Gal (Oven Roasted Spiced Chicken)

A while back I got a copy the Complete Asian cookbook by Charmaine Solomon. This book literary has thousands of recipes. On a Friday evening I had been flicking though the China section not sure where to start when I … Continue reading

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Kukul Mas Curry

I must admit that I love buying cook. One of the thing I always do when I heading into Cork is to browse the cookbook section in Waterstones. Anyone who know me well, know that I love Asian food, and … Continue reading

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Oyster Stout Beef Stew

We’re lucky at the moment enjoying an explosion of independent breweries here in Ireland and this recipe makes great use of one of our newer indigenous beers. The Porterhouse Brewery in Dublin make a great range of beers and here … Continue reading

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