Spanish Inspired Risotto

When the weather is cold, and I have some time to spend in the kitchen, I love making risotto.  It’s warming and hearty and can stand up to pretty strong flavors.  Plus its fabulous with a great glass of red wine. There is a plethora of versions to be made but thought I would try…

My Bolognese Sauce

I’m pretty sure that a version of this dish is a staple meal for every Australian household.  It’s easy and quick to make, and a great way to get your protein and vegetables all in one meal.  Based on an Italian pasta sauce, we have adopted this of one of our own.  Over winter it…

Cheese and Spinach Triangles

Cheese and pastry, can’t really go wrong there for most people.  Now add a Greek twist to it and you have Cheese and Spinach Triangles made in a light and fluffy filo pastry.  Whilst this is  labor intensive to construct, the actual making of the mixture is pretty easy, with few ingredients.  Serve hot or…

Passionfruit & White Chocolate Muffins

I’ve got a pot of camomile tea brewing and a sweet treat ready a waiting for me.  A lovely little interlude in the making to sooth the mind after a very long week one way or another.   The tartness of the passionfruit and the sweetness of the white chocolate make this muffin recipe a divine…