Category Archives: pasta, rice & noodles

Mushroom Farfalle + Win a Trip to New York Courtesy of Lindeman’s

This post is sponsored by Lindeman’s. I made two trips to America in the same year back in the 90s, but neitherREAD FULL POST >>

Dumpling and Noodle Soup

After a few weeks of incessant sugar indulgence, I’ve had enough. I am craving savoury dishes; good, hearty,READ FULL POST >>

Kedgeree: Breakfast of the Spicy Kind

This post is sponsored by The Good Guys as part of Voices of 2013.    The folks at The Good Guys sent me a SunbeamREAD FULL POST >>

Beetroot fettuccine with sweet pea pesto

There are two things I love to see most when I check my post box. Firstly, no bills. Secondly, little packages of food.READ FULL POST >>

Roasted pumpkin risotto with feta and baby spinach

It was time for risotto, and I had this beautiful pumpkin waiting to be roasted so the union was inevitable. I didn&#READ FULL POST >>

When life hands you rice, make asparagus and mint risotto

It’s Good Friday and I am out in the morning. I come home to a box of fresh produce from my favourite grocer TheREAD FULL POST >>

Prawn linguine – a meal for the daydreaming kinda day

Since finishing up full time employment I have been loving cooking dinner during the day. Gone are the days of leavingREAD FULL POST >>

Fried noodles with prawns & tofu

My mother-in-law was renowned for her fantastic culinary skills, so as a result I don’t attempt to try and cookREAD FULL POST >>

Pasta Provencale

I have not always loved cooking. In fact, I have only recently started to really enjoy it. In my 20s I quite happilyREAD FULL POST >>

Makaroonilaatikko – Traditional Finnish Macaroni Bake

As a kid Makaroonilaatikko was my ABSOLUTE favourite! My Mum used to whip up some beauties but this dish felt like homeREAD FULL POST >>