Archive of ‘Pantry Staples’ category

Green Goddess Dressing Recipe. This dressing is so easy to make. It is delicious on all salads and even in a sandwich. Made with yogurt and mayonnaise it’s a great way to use up fresh herbs.

Green Goddess Dressing

I have a few bad habits but today I am thinking of one in particular. I do not think it the worst habit a person can have but it is one which lies at odds with my current goal  of wanting to stick to a grocery budget. I buy too many fresh herbs. There, I said it. In […] Read more…

Making your own labneh is so easy and only requires one ingredient. Super smooth and soft, this yoghurt cheese is versatile and compliments any flavour. This recipe pairs Labneh with Egyptian dukkah. Serve for lunch or as part of a mezze or cheese platter.

Labneh

I have a list in my head of lovely things which I want to make. This particular list is more of a challenge list than a “Now, that sounds delish I want to make that list”.  Remember my Pasties de nata? Yip, straight off that list. Labneh and macarons are just two items on my […] Read more…

You had me at bacon! This recipe for Whiskey Bacon Jam is actually super-quick to make. Let’s just call this Whiskey Bacon Jam the King of the Relish. Pass the toast…

Whiskey Bacon Jam

Spread it on toast or French Toast; serve it with eggs; gourmet your lunch sandwiches with it; serve it on with your cheeseboard – my goodness simply eat it from the jar – its Whiskey Bacon Jam Read more…

During the high season, we often end up with more strawberries than we can eat. This recipe for dried straberry rolls, slowly dries pureed strawberries in the oven. Rolled up and cut up, strawberry leather is a perfect lunchbox filler. Dried Fruit Rolls are a healthy and flavourful snack, and this strawberry recipe is a winner.

Strawberry Roll Ups

I am really excited about finally getting this recipe right. Dried Fruit rolls are a fabulous little treat for snack boxes and lunch boxes and eat at your desk boxes. Despite a rocky start I found that they are really easy to make. Read more…

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