Tag Archives: fresh bay leaves

Pasta with duck sauce

This rich Italian pasta sauce made with thinly sliced duck breast braised in passata, red wine and herbs is perfect for autumn suppers. Simple to make and full of flavour, it’s one of my favourite #TheFridayRecipe’s. Serves 2 3 tablespoons … Continue reading

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Spanish tapas meatballs in sherry sauce

I absolutely love authentic Spanish food and a homemade tapas-inspired lunch or dinner menu is a summer favourite. I recently made these delicious little meatballs (called albondigas in Spain) for friends and they went down a treat. They are an … Continue reading

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Bloody Mary Brisket

I do love a good Bloody Mary so when I came across this Jamie Oliver ‘Comfort Food’ recipe for a brisket cooked slowly in Bloody Mary mix, I just had to give it a go. I added some beef stock … Continue reading

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Chicken with fresh bay and roasted garlic sauce

Most people eat chicken at least once a week and it can be tricky to find a recipe that transforms the potentially bland flavour into something sublime. This one really delivers! Don’t worry about the amount of garlic in this … Continue reading

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