Roasted squash, Sweet Potato & Garlic Soup.

Roasted Squash, Sweet Potato and Garlic Soup.

My roasted squash, sweet potato and garlic soup will convert every soup hater into a soup lover for all time.  Yes, it’s that god!  If you love roasted garlic like I do then you can probably already imagine how good this soup tastes.  All soft like butter and nutty and sweet in flavour. Continue reading

Guinness beef and colcannon shepherds pie.


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Guinness beef and colcannon shepherds pie.

It’s January, it’s freezing, it’s time for some comfort food.  A good shepherds pie, with super-tender beef and fluffy, creamy mash.  But how about a shepherds pie with a twist? My latest version is inspired by two Irish classics: cabbage spiked mashed potato, which is called colcannon and a slow cooked Guinness beef stew. Continue reading

Last Minute Christmas Cake.


Everything you need for my last minute Christmas cake.

If like me you’ve left all your Christmas preparations to the last minute there’s still no need to rush out a buy a shop bought Christmas cake.  Lets face it half the time they are stale, overly sweet from the vast quantity of sugar put in them as a preservative and always disappointing compared with home made. Continue reading