Date Truffles

These are the perfect little bites you need in your life right now. With Ramadan around the corner i’m always inspired by certain ingredients associated with this month, and dates are the first thing that come to mind. Traditionally, you open your fast with a date or two, a sip of water, then you dive […]

Chicken Piccata

Oh my word. This is one of those recipes that makes me fall in love with cooking all over again. The simplicity, the short list of ingredients, the flavour; everything about this makes me happy! It also reminds me of how a couple of fresh ingredients can do wonders. Here’s what you’ll need: 1 pound […]

Sweet and Sour Chicken

Always ordered at restaurants, never attempted at home. This was the story of our beloved sweet and sour chicken, until one day I had had enough. I couldn’t go out, and I wanted to eat some darn sweet and sour chicken. So I made it, and it was very rewarding indeed. I can’t and won’t […]

Homemade Bread

A savoury aroma drifts through the house. You break through a crisp, flaky crust, to discover the freshest of bread, airy and light, baked to perfection in your own oven. Specks of oregano peak through the steam, only to be drowned with butter. In that moment you realise what you’ve achieved, and a sense of accomplishment encompasses you as you […]