Lemon Thyme Infused Buttermilk Panna Cotta with Pine Nut, Olive Oil and Lemon Crumb

How good is that feeling when you think to yourself ‘damn, this is good’ when you eat something that you’ve made. I try to be humble when it comes to my cooking (after all, you can only rave so much about making snags for dinner hehe) but I also thin
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My Favourite Dried Herbs and Spices

I actually started to write this post on my favourite dried herbs and spices as part of my spice rub post on Monday. As you can see, it has turned into a bit of a monster though, so I thought I’d post this today as a Wednesday bonus. As we are moving
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Beef and Beetroot Rissoles with Haloumi, Horseradish and Mint

I am currently trying to complete operation ‘use-up.’ The removalists are coming in next Monday so I need to have the cupboards bare by then.  A lot of the staples like flour, sugar, rice and pasta are used up enough that I don’t mi
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Cooking With My Cook Books – Mark Jensen’s Spicy Pork Mince Salad with Thai Basil and Nuoc Mam Cham

This week for my current series, I’m cooking a dish from Mark Jensen’s lovely cook book, The Urban Cook. There are some absolutely lovely recipes in this book, but for some reason I’ve never cooked anything out of it. I’m rect
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