Sides and Extras

Red Onion Jam

I’ve previously shared our blue cheese and red onion jam burgers and our focaccia topped with red onion jam and cheddar but seen as we use this recipe for lots of things I thought it was a good idea to ...
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wonky veg soup recipe

Wonky Vegetable Soup

About Wonky Veg Some of the larger Asda stores now sell large boxes of wonky vegetables. Basically, these are vegetables that don’t look perfect and would have normally been thrown away. There’s nothing wrong with them, they still taste exactly ...
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pizza sauce

Homemade Tomato Pizza Sauce

I’ve used this recipe for pizza sauce before, in my homemade pizza recipe. But, I was just about write up my stuffed crust recipe, and thought it would be easier, in terms of future pizza recipes, if I had this ...
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broccoli and stilton soup

Broccoli and Stilton Soup

Broccoli and stilton soup is my absolute favourite. I love cheese, I love soup, and I love blue cheese sauces generally. So, this is fantastic. It’s not something I normally get to have because Hunky Husband doesn’t like it. But, ...
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Leek and Potato Soup

I’ve mentioned my love of soup before. It’s great. Especially when it’s cold. I also love potato. So potato soup is a definite win. We went to Elsecar Heritage centre today. It was absolutely freezing. This probably isn’t true. I’m ...
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Gorgeous Sweet Potato Soup

I’ve never made soup. I’m not sure why, because I love eating it. It’s always just seemed like a bit too much trouble. There’s a blender involved, it must be difficult. This has been silly of me, as, on a ...
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homemade salsa

Homemade Salsa

I love salsa. Both on a burger, or as a dip. It’s amazing how much flavour it holds, and how much you can do by making a few small changes. This one I made to top a halloumi and red ...
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Tzatziki Recipe

I hate cucumber. It’s one of the few things I don’t like. Right up there with celery, which is just absolutely vile. However, I don’t mind it as an ingredient, and I love Greek food, so Tzatziki is one of ...
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brie and cranberry rolls

Brie and Cranberry Rolls

I have been on a slight bread baking binge over the last few weeks. It’s great, I’m learning a lot, and getting a feel for it. I find the more I make, the more I just know how its meant ...
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Extra Cheesy Cauliflower Cheese

On paper this seems like a crazy idea, but there’s something about the texture of cauliflower that just works with a cheese sauce. I know generally people have this as a side dish, but honestly I could sit and eat ...
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