Category Archives: Lunch


In this Lemon, Cinnamon and Curry Leaf Basmati Rice recipe: Flavoring plain basmati rice with fragrant cinnamon, curry leaf and lemon Stunning presentation, rice baked in a pan Customize with your own spice

Sunday lunch still alive and kicking … in time for dinner

While the death of the Sunday lunch has long been foretold, research suggests that more than eight in ten of us still sit down for a traditional roast, but many people are

Modern meal planning

Family food With its connotations of hyper-organised, Delia-style housewifeliness, “meal planning” has long been seen as rather old-fashioned, not something a modern woman should confess to.

Steak with Kimchi Butter

A couple of years ago, Todd, Diane and I flew to NYC to work on a small video project with the French Culinary Institute. We met up at the hotel on the

Fava with lamb meatballs

Serves 4 Ingredients Fava 180g dried yellow split peas, rinsed 1 bay leaf 1 tsp salt 2 tbsp dry white wine 3 garlic cloves, crushed 60ml extra virgin olive oil 2 tsp

Chinese Steamed Buns

Chinese Steamed Buns also named as mantou(馒头) is a basic staple in northern part of China and served in every places of China not just the northern part. In the other parts

Recipe for One: Chickpeas, Kale, and Sausage with Oven-Baked Egg

I developed this recipe specifically for those times when I’m dining solo. It’s not that it can’t be expanded to feed two or more, but I like the fact that it is Join us in a cooking revolution (blog)