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The Best Bought Stock!

The Best Bought Stock!

If you look at the ingredients list of most vegetable stock powders you’ll see they contain A LOT of stuff! After searching around for some proper stock I tried some stock concentrates made by the company ‘9 Meals From Anarchy’. They make a few varieties […]

Rustic Passata

Rustic Passata

Rustic passata is one of my favourite ingredients. It’s crushed tomatoes, so somewhere between a tin of chopped tomatoes and smooth passata. I don’t like smooth passata: too slimy! If you can’t find the rustic variety then roughly blitz a tin of tomatoes in a […]

Curries

Curries

I really like to serve a mixture of different curries together: you get lots of different flavours on the same plate. Curries can be time consuming to make though so whenever I make curry I make a big batch and freeze portions down. Curries freeze […]

Grain Bowl

Grain Bowl

Grain bowls are quick, easy meals that are pretty portable. If you are in a rush you can buy precooked packets of brown rice, quinoa and other wholegrains, though if you have a bit more time it is cheaper to cook your own. Brown rice […]

My Thoughts On Tofu

My Thoughts On Tofu

I am picky when it comes to tofu. I’m not a fan of fried tofu because, even if it starts out crispy, it inevitably ends up chewy. So when I use firm tofu I tend to add it cold to the finished dish, or just […]