Simple beef stew – By Jools Oliver

This dish is so yum, specially when its getting cold outside and you are in desperate need for some comfort food. It’s easy to make, honestly! Just follow the recipe below step by step and it will be alright. -enjoy- Ingredients (serves 6) 4 sprigs of fresh thyme 2 sprigs of fresh rosemary 2 medium…

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…

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…

Next-level steak & onion sandwich

One of the favorites in the BUX office. With fried red onion as a base and caramelised white onions on top! -enjoy- Ingredients (serves 4) 400 g flank skirt steak or bavette 2 large onions 20 g unsalted butter olive oil 70 g dark brown sugar 125 ml red wine vinegar 1 ciabatta loaf extra…

Caprese salad

So simple and so delicious! Great side dish or just as snacky πŸ˜‰ -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…

Crunchy Cajun chicken

I adapted Jamie Oliver’s recipe a little and used mini corn instead of corn on the cobs. The butter is a must! Absolutely delicious. We did serve the chicken in a ciabatta roll, like a chicken sandwich. -enjoy- Ingredients (Serves 4) 2 fresh red chillies 1 clove of garlic sea salt freshly ground black pepper…

Not just “a chocolate mousse”

It took a little time to set, but o boy, when it was ready to be eaten… colleagues were elbowing each other over the chocolate mouse bowl to fill their little cups till the brim and top it up with raspberries. Another Thursday dessert day feast in the BUX kitchen. INGREDIENTS (Serves 2) 200g dark…