Fruit and Cheese Platter

There is no recipe here, grab your favourite fruits and some cheeses, maybe a fruit paste – quince, or fig or spiced cherry, place them fresh and pretty on a nice board and share with family and friends. Paired nicely with a lovely glass of wine or chilled bubbly! This one was served at lunch…

Apricot/ Strawberry Turnovers

Apricot & Strawberry Turnovers/Danish Grab some ready-made puff pastry (I used Gluten-free) and let it completely defrost, spread some apricot jam or strawberry jam on the pastry, slice strawberries or apricots and place on the pastry, fold the edges over and place on a lined baking tray. Sprinkle with a little sugar and bake in…

Sung Choi Bao

Sung Choi Bao Light and simple meal, great as a Summer meal or as an appetiser. Ingredients 1 tablespoon vegetable oil (or peanut oil) 300g lean beef mince 300g pork mince 1 clove crushed garlic 1 teaspoon freshly grated ginger (optional) 4 green spring onions (Shallots), finely sliced 1 x 230g water chestnuts, drained and…

Chocolate Mousse

Chocolate Mousse This chocolate mousse is so easy to make and only has two ingredients and takes five minutes (hands-on) to make. Ingredients 450 g chocolate chips or finely chopped dark chocolate with 50-60% cocoa content 300 mls heavy whipping cream Topping: cocoa powder, grated chocolate, or fruits (optional) Instructions melt chocolate in a bowl…

Grilled Peaches with Yogurt and Honey

This is not exactly difficult, but it is yummy and mostly healthy. Sweet Summer Peaches, slice them in half, remove the stone and centre and then grill them on the stove or BBQ, get that love char-grill lines on the flesh (brings out the sweetness), then serve with yogurt, a little cinnamon sugar and drizzle…