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 ๐Ÿ˜‰ -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 ๐Ÿ˜‰ -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…

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…

Mushroom & lentil pappardelle bolognese

This is truly delicious. My vegetarian friends in the office were very very happy with me, but also the meat lovers couldn’t believe how nice this meatless meal really was. A green salad on the side made this dish look even more appetizing. Ingredients (serves 4) 1 carrot 1 onion 2 cloves of garlic 1…

Chicken & tarragon plate pie

This is a nice warm and light lunch, especially the sauce is delicious. I love the crunchy pastry on top. The rolls were for dipping the sauce ๐Ÿ˜‰ With baby carrots & crรจme fraรฎche Ingredients (serves 6) rapeseed oil 1 onion 1 clove of garlic 1 teaspoon cumin seeds 1 bay leaf 1 orange 6…

OMG! Irish Cream Tiramisu

Not being funny, but this is the Tiramisu of the Tiramisu’s. The Queen of dessert. The most heavenly taste ever. Baileys is the trick, and of course the Sabayone or Zabaglione as the Italians say. (the eggyolks with the sugar and the booze). Do try this at home. You owe it to yourself ๐Ÿ˜‰ -enjoy-…

Jamie’s insanity burger

A Burger Ball in the BUX kitchen. We love a bit of meat. This recipe is truly insane yummy. With potato wedges on the side, we rocked the place together without knives and forks. ๐Ÿ™‚ -enjoy too-   Ingredients (serves 4) 800 g minced chuck steak olive oil 1 large red onion 1 splash of…

Chocolate fruit and nut crisp

No Nuts! Just Fruit! We made a dark chocolate and a milk chocolate one, both delicious. Make sure you buy good quality chocolate, that absolutely makes this crisp. And don’t forget the sea salt flakes ๐Ÿ˜‰ -enjoy- Serves 10 hazelnuts 100g, shelled dark chocolate 400g mixed crystallised fruits โ€“ pears, citron, clementines 400g in total…

Chocolate, orange and almond biscotti

Our Italian colleagues in the BUX office gave these biscotti’s the big thumbs up. No need to say more…just delicious.ย  PS: we ate the biscotti’s when the chocolate was still warm… -enjoy-   INGREDIENTS (Makes 35) 1 cup (150g) plain flour, sifted, plus extra for dusting 1 teaspoon baking powder, sifted 2 tablespoons cocoa, sifted…