Homemade Creamy Ricotta Cheese

Have you ever tried making your own ricotta cheese? Well, let me tell you, it is so easy and such a gratifying experience. My recipe makes a somewhat creamier version and it is such a delight served as a sweet...

Baked Ricotta with Parmesan & Herbs

Let's just be honest, ricotta cheese is quite bland, however, carries flavour well and is often an important component to a pasta filling. Freshly made ricotta is rather delicious served with grilled...

Pork Pot Stickers

J and I often visit South China Dim Sum Bar to get our dumpling and bao fix.  Potstickers in particular are our absolute weakness. Crispy on the outside with juicy, flavour- packed meat filling and of course...

Bacon “Nests” with Egg, Spinach & Feta

A few months ago I put together a few low carb breakfasts for Food24. I had loads of fun shooting this one. Bacon nests filled with spinach, feta and egg. The most time consuming part is making the "bacon...

Roasted Bacon & Apple Wedges

Bacon, apple and sage.  A combination of note.  These drool-worthy mouthfuls are so quick and easy to prepare. Serve as a snack, starter or even as a side dish with roast pork.  Be still, my bacon loving...

Old Fashioned Pancakes

A batch of homemade pancakes are becoming ever more appealing with this chilly weather we are having. Soft, light, yet slightly doughy pannekoek rolled up with cinnamon sugar and a drizzle of fresh lemon...