Category Archives: Lunch

Prawn salad with orange, red onion and avocado

So when it come lunch I’m a bit for bread fiend, however lately I’ve been trying to eat less bread, so I’ve been on the looking out for tasty alternative to sandwiches. This salad is one recipe that I came … Continue reading

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Tuna Mango Salsa Wrap

  This is a really quick lunch and it great way to use up some of the mango salsa from my previously post!  The tuna and mango salsa are a match made in heaven and the chilli mayonnaise really liven thing … Continue reading

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Squash, Roasted Red Peppers, and Tomato Soup

There is something special about coming to a hot bowl of homemade soup on cold winter day, it so relaxing! January can be tough month, christmas is over, most people have to make the wages stretch further that bit more. … Continue reading

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Honey and Spelt bread with Relish, Piri Piri Chicken, Roasted Red Pepper, Brie, Grapes, and Spinach

There is a great cafe in the Fitzgerald park, The Riverview. It was here that I first tasted brie and grapes. It such a magical combination, yummy! I was floating around Midleton trying to think about what to have for … 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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Chorizo and Peppers Omelette

Omelette have always been my go to quick dinner but lately I have come up with one the best creation yet, chorizo and peppers. This also work great as a breakfast at weekend or during the week if are more … Continue reading

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Steamed Mussles with cider

One of the great thing about living in Ireland is the rich and diverse selection of seafood and fish. Particular in cork thanks to the English market. A quick lunch I like to cook is mussels ( I hate the … Continue reading

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Butternut squash, onion and roasted red pepper soup

One of the most therapeutic thing to do, as far as I’m concerned is making soup from scratch, it one of those thing that when it cook I was feel great. I spotted some lovely looking butternut squash in the … Continue reading

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Spicy Squid on Rye Sourdough Bread

Squid is hands down one of my all time favorite ingredients and my favorite way to prepare it is simple, quick and easy! I also love the way my kitchen smells of ginger, garlic and cooked squid for while after. … Continue reading

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Tuna with pepper, tomato, mango, feta, Salad with a Balsamic Dressing

Now that the days are really beginning to stretch, it really does feel like summer is just around the corner. There nothing like a tasty salad to remind you of this, even if the weather is a bit of a mix … Continue reading

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