Cilantro Pistachio Shrimp Pesto

Cilantro Pistachio Shrimp Pesto

Who doesn’t love pesto? I’m a big fan, but I love this new pesto recipe that I discovered at Ambitious Kitchen (https://bit.ly/2F56fNL) because the cilantro-lime twist is such a perfect combination with the shrimp. This was so good, I made it twice in one...
Green Soup with Zucchini, Peas and Basil

Green Soup with Zucchini, Peas and Basil

I love the colour of this soup! Another wonderful recipe from my SIMPLE book by Ottolenghi. The feta cheese has just the right salty tang to mix with the vegetable flavours. I have to say this cookbook is turning out to be a real gem 🙂 Sorry this post is very brief,...
Curried Lentil Coconut Soup

Curried Lentil Coconut Soup

Soup! In the winter I have such a craving for thick, warm, nourishing soups. This new recipe from my SIMPLE cookbook by Ottolenghi has quickly become a household staple. Easy to make, rich in flavour, I’ve made it a few times for guests and everybody love it. I...
Hazelnut, Peach, and Raspberry Cake

Hazelnut, Peach, and Raspberry Cake

For my birthday I received a wonderful new cookbook by Yotam Ottolenghi called SIMPLE. There are so many recipes I want to try in here! But this first one that I have made is a gorgeous cake with some of my favourite flavours. I am not sure why my cake looks different...
Extra-rich & Flavorful Ramen

Extra-rich & Flavorful Ramen

When I was a kid growing up in Hawaii, ramen was my favourite lunch, though in Hawaii ramen is called “saimin”. Admittedly, a packet of supermarket ramen doesn’t have much nutritional value or taste especially good with powdered broth, but ramen is...
Spaghetti pie

Spaghetti pie

Who could resist a dish called “Spaghetti Pie”?? I certainly couldn’t, although growing up in Italy I never encountered anything remotely like a spaghetti pie. Let’s just say that it is a bit like mac n’ cheese with some greens thrown in...