French-Style Potato Salad

With the festive season fast approaching, it's time to haul out some of my favourite recipes. Our family summer lunches aren't complete without some sort of potato salad. I have a weakness for my mother-in...

Creamy Sweetcorn & Coriander Soup

With the weather not being able to make its mind up, this smooth and creamy sweetcorn soup with fresh coriander is perfect for sunny or rainy days.  Delicious served chilled or hot, this soup base is...

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...

Baked Feta & Grilled Pepper Salad

I've been wanting to try my hand at baking feta in a garlic, herb and lemon zest infused olive oil for ages. I saw this clever method on a cooking show some time back. When I received a jar of Melissa's...

Upside Down Pear Cake

My love for dense, somewhat stodgy cakes that stick to the palate is no secret. So this one right here fits the bill just perfectly. With beautiful pears being in season now, I decided to bake an upside down...