Main Courses

Grilled Lobster with Coconut Compound Butter

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Grilled Lobster

Lobster is decadent, it is expensive, and whenever I order it out, which is rare anymore, I’m disappointed. How do I guarantee a great lobster dinner? Easy. I make it myself. GRILLED LOBSTER WITH COCONUT COMPOUND BUTTER 3 oz. Unsalted Butter softened 3 oz Coconut oil 2 tbsp. Cilantro, minced 2 tbsp. Tarragon, minced 2 […]

Main Courses

Sesame Garlic Chicken Recipe

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Sesame Garlic Chicken

Sesame Garlic Chicken – tender and delicious chicken, with loads of garlic, sesame oil, soy sauce and honey. You know I love my garlic, so I minced 7 whole large garlic cloves in here, even now the house smells like garlic. It’s all good I’m sure the neighbors are jealous and wondering what I’m making. […]

Main Courses

Grilled Chicken with Chive and Herb Butter

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Grilled Chicken Breasts with Chive and Herb Butter

Butter. It’s the secret sauce. We all know it’s best slathered on freshly baked breads and muffins, hot corn on the cob, or as the essential base for the craziest, cheesiest mac & cheese, but it’s quickly become one of my favorite additions for anything that comes off the grill, too. With flavored butters there’s […]

British

Roast Chicken with Garlic and Lemon

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How to roast chicken

As simple as a roast chicken is to prepare, there are some definite do’s and don’ts when it comes to poultry perfection: DO dry off the skin of the chicken as thoroughly as possible. Extra-dry skin = extra-crispy skin. DON’T skip the step of trying the chicken legs together. It keeps them closer to the body […]

Breakfast

Mashed Avocado and Cherry Tomatoes Sandwich

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Mashed Avocado and Cherry Tomatoes Sandwich

I am currently in the middle of a love affair… With avocado. It is warm, thick, crunchy on the outside, soft and creamy on the inside, completely vegan, and utterly delicious. I can also say mouth-watering, appetizing, delectable. All synonyms of food heaven. Thinking now I have always loved avocado. Guacamole has always been one of […]

Desserts

Cookies & cream chocolate layer cake

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Cookies & cream chocolate layer cake

Chocolate cake is almost a foolproof dessert for parties and gatherings, because pretty much everyone loves chocolate. If we add a smooth cookies and cream filling, we get a lovely 7-layer beauty that is sure to be the centre of the party. This cake is one of the best I made, because the layers are […]

British

The best roast turkey

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Best Roast Turkey

Are you roasting a whole turkey for the first time this year? Or perhaps you’ve done this many times before, but you want a quick refresher to brush up on the basics? We’ll help you make your mama proud with these step-by-step instructions for roasting a whole turkey. Here is our super basic, super simple, […]

Breads

Summer Yogurt Fig Cake Recipe

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Yogurt Fig Cake

This beautiful cake was the first time I baked with Greek yogurt and became a convert. Moist, buttery cake, fragrant with cinnamon and ginger and topped with fresh seasonal figs. It was heaven in loaf form!