Sizzling steak stir-fry & Gorgeous gado-gado

Make the gado-gado salad first, but do leave the dressing on the side for the time being. I had to prepare the steak as a whole, just because of the amount of people I cook for. But by all means do follow this recipe below and just leave the noodles out if you wish to…

Asian crispy beef with brown rice noodles & salad

I love this dish. Its a really good lunch. Light with a bit of meat and a crunch. The dressing makes it complete. -enjoy- Ingredients 1 tablespoon unsalted peanuts 2 cloves of garlic 5cm piece of ginger sesame oil 2 star anise 200 g lean minced beef 1 teaspoon runny honey 1 teaspoon fish sauce…

Salad Festival

We love salads so much that we cannot get enough of them. That’s why we invented the Salad Festival. Three salads in one lunch. Delicious! 1.Butternut Squash With Pecans and Blue Cheese Ingredients (Serves 6-8) 2 kilograms butternut squash 3 tablespoons olive oil 6 stalks fresh thyme (or 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme) 100 grams pecan…

Caprese salad

So simple and so delicious! Great side dish or just as snacky 😉 -enjoy- INGREDIENTS (Serves 4) 4 vine-ripened tomatoes 4 slices prosciutto sea salt and cracked black pepper extra-virgin olive oil, for drizzling 2 x 125g buffalo mozzarella, torn 1 cup basil leaves 1 tablespoon white wine vinegar 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, extra…

New Orleans Coleslaw

The dressing of this dish is very nice. The pecan nuts with the maple syrup make this meal very special, people will comment on it how different and delicious this is. Great lunch recipe, nice with some chicken skewers as well. -enjoy- Ingredients (Serves 6) 1 white cabbage (about 1kg / 2lbs before trimming) 2…

Baked feta & tomatoes

Lovely summery dish. The baked feta cheese combined with the kalamata olives was a great hit. Do try this easy to make dish at home, as a side dish great too. Ingredients (serves 4) 250 g feta cheese 500 g mixed tomatoes 1 handful of kalamata olives (stone in) 200 g sourdough ½ bunch of…

Quinoa and haloumi spring salad

A great combination with the Lamb and feta meatball flatbreads. My colleagues at BUX munched their way through this healthy lunch, some of them even came back for thirds… We did skip the haloumi in this recipe. The reason why was because we just did not order it. So improvising is a great thing, skipping…

Harvest salad

The hit of today’s lunch. Served a bit warm with the gorgeous feta cheese on top. Great also as a side dish. -enjoy- Ingredients (serves 14) 1 acorn squash 6 small beetroots 1 red onion 2 bulbs of fennel olive oil 2 teaspoons coriander seeds ½ a bunch of fresh mint ½ a bunch of…

Simple sushi salad

The almost favorite dish of today’s BUX lunch. I love this idea of salad. It’s like sushi in huge! Ingredients (serves 2) 80 g sushi rice ½ a small head of broccoli 1 large handful of kale 1 ripe avocado low-salt soy sauce 1 teaspoon wasabi paste 2 limes 1 tablespoon runny honey 1 cm…

Mackerel pasta salad

A nice and scrumptious meal to make when you have plenty of friends to join your dinner table and you don’t have a lot of time on your hands. You can prepare this dish beforehand. Easypeasylemonsqueezy. Ingredients (serves 4) 4 handfuls green beans , topped but not tailed 400 g farfalle or other dried pasta…

Couscous Salad

With the spring coming up, we were in desperate need of a nice salad. Pearl Couscous was used for this dish, this kind of couscous is a lot bigger in size then your regular couscous. The cherry tomatoes were roasted in the oven for 20 min on high heat, and instead of Lebanese cucumbers we…

Globe artichoke salad with potatoes

My experience with artichokes is limited but I did take the challenge on today to make this recipe for lunch. Not all went well, I left too many tough outer leaves on and my cooking time could have been a bit longer. But, all was eaten and gone before I looked again, so the taste…