Melon Tomato and Feta Salad

Tomato Melon and Feta Salad - A Cookbook Collection

I’ve been waiting a long time to post this recipe for Melon Tomato and Feta Salad. I had a similar salad last year in London and have had it in my drafts ever since. It’s not something you post in December so now that there’s a hint of Summer in the air I’m going with […]

Soy and Honey Glazed Salmon

Soy and Honey Glazed Salmon - A Cookbook Collection

Chrissy Teigen has a chapter in her excellent cookbook Cravings called “Things that Intimidate People but Shouldn’t”. Isn’t that the best title you’ve ever seen in a book? This chapter includes recipes for gnocchi, risotto, scallops and other seafood. One of the standout recipes is for Sweet Chilli and Mustard Glazed Salmon Fillets and that […]

Mexican Sweet Potato and Black Bean Salad

Mexican Sweet Potato and Black Bean Salad-A Cookbook Collection

I had planned to post a recipe for lamb this week. Then I discovered that this week is National Vegetarian Week so I decided to go with this Mexican Sweet Potato and Black Bean Salad instead.

Pico de Gallo

Pico de Gallo - A Cookbook Collection

Mexican food is one of my favourite cuisines. I regularly cook meals that have lime, coriander, oregano and lots of chilli in them. There is usually one ‘star’ dish with a lot of little side dishes. It is the little sides that make the meal in my opinion.  Usually I make the cooked tomato salsa […]

Prosciutto, Pear and Blue Cheese on Toast

Pear Blue Cheese and Smoked Prosciutto Toasts - A Cookbook Collection

I hadn’t planned on doing a “Things on Toast” recipe again so soon. However, I have had this post for Prosciutto, Pear and Blue Cheese on Toast in my drafts for some time and last week I was involved in the National Dairy Council’s Cheese up Your Life competition and had to post it then. You’d think I’d […]