Feta & Sweet Potato Bruschetta

This feta and roasted sweet potato bruschetta mix is delicious as a topping on crunchy bread or perfect as a tasty accompaniment for grilled meats.

Caramelised Onion

Caramelised onion is a favourite for cheese platters, salads, toasties and a myriad of other things. Homemade Christmas gifts are always a nice surprise, caramelised onion works well given in a cute little jar.

Traditional Tomato & Basil Bruschetta

This simple topping for toasted bread sings of lazy summer afternoons. Traditional tomato and basil bruschetta is always a hit at any gathering or works wonderfully as a topping for grilled meat.

Spiced Pears: cheese platter

Adding Spiced pears to a cheese platter will instantly bring a level of elegance and a personal touch. This gorgeous recipe is quick and easy to make but it looks so great you’ll impress yourself. Enjoy over the Christmas season or anytime really.

Roasted Almond Dukka

This was a last minute throw together when I was asked to bring something to a friends birthday. Easy to make and gives a flavour burst to whatever you use it for. Mix and match your favourite spices and nuts to make your own personal blend.

Rustic Baba Ghanoush- Middle Eastern Eggplant Dip

Baba Ghanoush is perfect for spreading on flatbread or dipping with veggie sticks. A homemade version tastes so much better than a star bought version and it’s not full of nasties either. 

Basil Pesto recipe- with dairy free variation

Fresh basil pesto is delicious and it has such a variety of uses. I love to raid my mum’s garden when it is in season and make up a huge batch to freeze in small portions to use in the coming months. Check out the end of the post for my favourite uses for basil pesto.

Homestyle Garlic bread 

This simple recipe for garlic bread is better than anything store bought and there is the added bonus that you can make it with your bread of choice. It’s a great way to bring stale bread back to life too.

Satay Sauce

I always crave satay during the summer months. Maybe it’s because we have done most of our Asia travel at this time of year or perhaps it’s because it’s just so yummy. 

Guacamole

Everyone needs a good basic guacamole recipe. Once you make it you will never eat a store bought one again.

Fragrant Beetroot Relish

A fragrant relish perfect for cheese platters, burgers or wrapped nicely it makes a gorgeous gift.