Chorizo carbonara with Catalan market salad

  A lovely combination. Great for lunch with the girls. The chorizo will give you a boost, the salad will calm you down. πŸ™‚ -enjoy- Ingredients (serves 4) SALAD 25 g pine nuts 1 red chicory 1 green chicory 2 clementines 100 g baby spinach 4 sprigs of fresh mint 45 g Manchego cheese 2…

Gorgeous gado-gado

So pleased I was to made my first gado-gado, the more pleased I was with the taste, YUM! We served the gado-gado with stir fried beef and steamed broccoli. Maybe a bit too much for lunch, but nevertheless absolute delicious. -enjoy- Ingredients (serves 4) For the salad: 400 g new potatoes 4 large free-range eggs…

Chocolate swirl tiramisu

So easy to prepare beforehand and an instant hit! A dinner party classic without any hassle. If you are a chocolate lover get the best chocolate you can get your hands on. It will make this dish even more divine… -enjoy- INGREDIENTS (Serves 4) 1 cup (250ml) single (pouring) cream Β½ cup (125g) mascarpone ΒΌ…

Pancake cake

I have to say, the whole thing fell apart as I was cutting the cake in smaller pieces. It was for sure my own fault as it was so fresh and the cream wasn’t thick enough. Next time the cake will need a little more rest in the fridge and the double cream will be…

Tom Daley’s sweet & sour chicken

This recipe is so delicious, I will definitely make this dish again for lunch @ the office. They all love the idea eating out of cartons with chopsticks. You can create your own take away like this πŸ˜‰ -enjoy- Ingredients (serves 4) 1 x 227 g tin of pineapple in natural juice 1 x 213…

Indian chopped salad

It might be a bit boring when you look at this salad, but the dressing makes this dish. The mango chutney with the seeds are yummy. The recipe below will ask you to chop all the ingredients fine. I did like this salad a bit chuncky next to the fishcakes. Ingredients (serves 6-8) 1 small…

Fish cakes

‘n all time favorite. Together with the Indian chopped salad, this dish makes a wonderful lunch. -enjoy- Ingredients (serves 4) 300 g potatoes 100 g salmon fillet , skin on, scaled, pin-boned, from sustainable sources olive oil a few sprigs of fresh flat-leaf parsley 1 large free-range egg 1 lemon 1 tablespoon plain flour ,…

New potato salad with soured cream, chives and pancetta

Great side dish! You can prepare this salad beforehand and keep it in the fridge until use. But some people do like it when the potatoes are still a little bit warm inside. The choice is yours… -enjoy- Ingredients (serves 4) 1 kg new potatoes , scrubbed 100 g higher-welfare smoked pancetta or bacon 1…

Pork & apple sausage rolls

One of the BUX office favorites. I did make these sausage rolls in 3 versions. One according to the recipe below, one with beef instead of pork, and one vegetarian version of which I totally left the meat out. All rolls were received with a big “can I have a second one”?Β  -Enjoy- this dish…