Turnip Cake

Turnip Cake Turnip cake is not actually made with turnip – well technically not English turnip. It is made from a root vegetable which is part of the turnip family. This root vegetable is called daikon but it is also known as mooli or even just Chinese radish. Daikon is like a big white carrotContinue reading “Turnip Cake”

The Perfect Quiche

The Perfect Quiche I just love a great quiche. Nothing too fancy, just a cheese and tomato quiche will do me just fine. A generous sized portion with a side of salad … now there is a great meal. It has taken me a while to perfect my quiche recipe. When I first starting makingContinue reading “The Perfect Quiche”

Best Bolognese Sauce

Best Bolognese Sauce Everyone should have a great bolognese sauce as part of their repertoire. I mean, who doesn’t love spaghetti bolognese .. or a simple pasta bake? My bolognese sauce is simple and very verstatile. Not only do I use it with pasta, I also use it for lasagne, chilli con carne and pastaContinue reading “Best Bolognese Sauce”

Hearty Cottage Pie

Hearty Cottage Pie I commonly call this dish ‘shepherd’s pie‘ … but in truth it is actually a cottage pie. What’s the difference? The only difference is that a cottage pie is made from beef mince and a shepherd’s pie is made from lamb mince (pretty obvious now right?). The rest of the dish isContinue reading “Hearty Cottage Pie”