St Patricks Day


With St Patrick’s Day just around the corner, I thought we’d celebrate our Irishness with some traditional Irish food. So, I’ve put together a recipe for a beef and Guinness casserole that is sure to warm you up when you get back home from the St. Patrick’s Parade. Beef and Guinness Casserole Serves 4/6 people Ingredients 1kg diced beef steak 200 g carrots 1 large onion 1 can Guinness 1pint gravy Salt and pepper 25ml Vege...

Valentine 2019


With only a week to go until Valentine’s Day, it’s maybe time to start thinking about what you can do for that someone special in your life. There is something very romantic about cooking a meal for your other half and it can often show how much you care through your labour of love.




I’ve put together a two-course meal that you can cook at home, so have a read of my recipe be...

Greenery


Now that Christmas is well and truly behind us, many of us are thinking about making healthy eating a priority for 2019. As a chef, I often get asked about healthy lunch options because it can be the trickiest meal of the day. People are usually in a hurry and tend to eat on the go because they have little time to prepare lunch.

To help you kick start your New Year’s healthy eating plan, I’ve put together a quick and easy chicken souvlaki recipe. It makes an ideal tasty lunch, perfe...

Santa cookies


For many children, the tradition of leaving a plate of cookies for Santa on Christmas Eve is a magical and exciting moment. Watching the delight on your children’s faces as you help them prepare a plate of cookies and a glass of milk for Santa Claus and perhaps even a carrot for Rudolf the reindeer, create specials memories that you and your children will remember for years to come. The tradition of Christmas baking not only teaches your children to share but also teaches them the value of home ...

Lasagna Bolognese


Bring a taste of Italy to your kitchen with this classic Italian lasagna! With the cold winter temperatures creeping around the corner, I have the perfect recipe for a warm comfort meal to soothe these cold autumn evenings. The classic lasagna is the dish that perhaps most represents Sunday in the Italian family. A recipe handed down from generation to generation. The layered pasta and its soft and creamy filling, makes this a pride of Italian cuisine. A rich first, with a rustic and t...