Mixed berry filo millefeuille

Baking the filo millefeuille was easier then I thought it would be. As I had to make dessert for many, a made a huge one instead of cutting it all in rectangles. The mascarpone with the yoghurt, double cream, lemon and icing sugar is just divine. Instead of the pistachios we used shaved almonds ;-),…

Salmon en croute / potato gratin / french bean salad

Salmon en croute, Asya Kapitonova ‘s absolute favorite, so I always love to make it for my BUX colleagues. Together with a potato gratin and a french bean salad, yum. Try this at home and let me know what you think. Good old Jamie O nailed it again! -enjoy- Potato gratin Ingredients (serves 8) 1…

CHOCOLATE PEANUT SLICE !

Now, making dessert in the BUX office is a big thing. Thursday dessert day is the favorite day of many BUXsters, so no pressure for me cooking that day πŸ˜‰ This week I decided to make this great recipe. I went completely over the top by adding more and more ingredients to the dish. I…

Beef & vegetable stir-fry

For BUX lunch this dish was a challenge as a large wok didn’t work for me with so many people. I did manage to create a hopefully as tasty stir-fry as the recipe below which serves 4 people instead of 40! I did achieve this with two large cooking pans and with working in batches….

Smoky veggie chilli

Smoky veggie chilli – Sweet gem & cheesy jacket spuds What can I say? This is just very good cold weather grub! The BUXters where not very much impressed I did cook them a vegetarian meal for the second day in a row, but with this comforting dish I didn’t hear a peep out of…

Roast carrot & fennel soup

The combination of carrot and fennel is delicious. Although it was hard to roast all the vegetables well for the amount of people I was cooking for that day (40)! Nevertheless, it’s the amount of love you put in it, so this soup tasted quite to my liking. -enjoy- Ingredients (serves 4) 1 kg carrots…

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…

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…

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 ,…

Chicken Arrabbiata

For the chicken Arrabbiata follow the recipe below. It’s easy to make and scrumptious. Most of these ingredients you might find in your storage cupboard. This is a good base sauce for many dishes. Make it your own πŸ˜‰ -enjoy- Ingredients (serves 4) 4 free-range skinless chicken breasts olive oil 5 fresh red chillies 6…

Sausage pasta bake

Our version was without the sausage but nevertheless very appetizing. Pasta rocks full stop! Ingredients (serves 4) 3 cloves of garlic 50 g mature Cheddar cheese 50 g stale bread 2 teaspoons dried oregano olive oil 4 higher-welfare sausages 1 pinch of dried chilli flakes 3 x 400 g tins of chopped tomatoes 400 g…