Sticky Sesame Ginger Pork on Zucchini Noodles

If you want a fast, healthy, tasty dinner, this one is for you. I am completely enamoured with pork sausage meat at the moment, because it is already seasoned and minimises the prep work. I do this recipe with zucchini noodles, because I love that the veggie component is already taken care of, but if…

Creamy Chicken & Wild Rice Soup

It’s been shamefully long since I posted on this blog (or cooked, for that matter). But now that I’m a bit more settled in my new life, I’m getting back into good food. When I saw this recipe online, I thought “Hey, that might be nice. And wild rice is an interesting variation for soup.”…

Mom’s Beef Curry with Sliced Banana & Poppadoms

My mother used to serve this curry at dinner parties. She’d make us something else to eat beforehand, and I remember asking why we couldn’t eat what they were having. The answer? “It’s curry, you won’t like it”. Ha! Challenge accepted. This is one of the easiest curries to make, and the sliced banana is…

Crispy Chicken on Garlic & Lemon Linguine

Whoever coined the phrase “winner, winner, chicken dinner” (terrible as it may be) should have been referring to this dish. It seems simple – a little like a varsity student meal – but it couldn’t be more delicious. It’s all about the subtle complexity of the flavours and textures – lemon, garlic, soft pasta, creamy sauce,…