Staycation Cake

Staycation Cake

Fancy an apricot, blueberry and orange cake? Made with ground almonds so it’s gluten-free? And topped with fruity mascarpone topping?

If Its Tuesday Stew

If Its Tuesday Stew

So this If Its Tuesday Stew is based on a recipe for Carbonnade Flamande. But the beef here is stewed in cider not beer. And I added in some liver and bacon.

Steak Oh Vienna

Steak Oh Vienna

Steak Oh Vienna is not an authentic Austrian dish. It is inspired by a real Viennese recipe Tafelspitz. Viennese Tafelspitz is a hearty stew made with tri-tip beef. And it is often served with horseradish cream and apple sauce.

Spaghetti Bowl

Spaghetti Bowl

This is basically Spaghetti Bolognese – except someone from Bologna probably would disagree. And I don’t like the name Spag Bol so I’m calling this Spaghetti Bowl. Oh and there’s olives in it. So I’m thinking about calling this heart-healthy.

Gluten-free Wild Garlic Quiche

Gluten-free Wild Garlic Quiche

I noticed that my simple summer quiche is getting much more visits these days. And I also noticed the blooming swathe of wild garlic in the communal garden here.

Gluten-Free Sweet Shortcrust Pastry

Gluten-Free Sweet Shortcrust Pastry

This is a recipe for a gluten-free sweet shortcrust pastry. The pastry is quite similar in taste and texture to all-butter shortbread cookies. So in a pinch you could use this dough to make those cookies if you like.