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Cheats Empanadas

Cheats Empanadas

This is a great way to use up leftover bolognese! My friend Olga and I were talking about leftover bologese and what we do with it. She makes a huge batch and has  pasta one night, rice another and also puts it into puff pastry […]

Sticky Chicken Wings

Sticky Chicken Wings

I have no idea where I got this recipe, but I found it in one of my old recipe note books. The first time I made this was probably 5 years ago. My husband and I LOVED it and it is perfect for BBQ season! I used […]

Basil Pesto

Basil Pesto

I had a thought not too long ago,  why don’t I like pesto? I mean, I love every ingredient – basil, pine nuts, parmesan, spinach, oil, garlic?! Doesn’t make sense! But as every other recipe, there are so many variations, just came down to finding the […]

Artichoke Tahini Hummus

Artichoke Tahini Hummus

I love making dips from scratch. Not only are they fantastic as starters but great to use in sandwiches, wraps, as bruschetta and in salads. There are endless options to make a dip and you can whip one up in no time! Keep in a […]