Homemade Spaghetti Carbonara

A common misconception about carbonara is that it is sinfully unhealthy, a meal restricted to Friday nights and certainly not part of a strict January detox. I beg to differ. If you are starting with good quality raw ingredients a classic carbonara is not all bad. Let's start with the ingredients; This recipe serves 2. … Continue reading Homemade Spaghetti Carbonara

Cardamom Poached, Dark Chocolate Pears, Pistachios, Candied Peel and Cacao Nibs

Your Ingredients These are a great ‘make in advance’ dessert and a dream as they are one of those ‘free- from’ sweet treats that suit a variety of diets. These are vegetarian, vegan, gluten free & dairy free! Yes!!!  I made these at a festive demonstration during the week and they were a big hit. … Continue reading Cardamom Poached, Dark Chocolate Pears, Pistachios, Candied Peel and Cacao Nibs

Beetroot tartare, goats cheese and hazelnut praline

Dinner Party Starter As we approach Christmas you might be looking for a perfect dinner party starter.  And now you have found it. This raw beetroot salad is really healthy, looks gorgeous and you can make it in advance. Bingo! The goats cheese 'snow' has an element of wow factor that you could even do … Continue reading Beetroot tartare, goats cheese and hazelnut praline