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.

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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