Healthy French home made food to share with friends and family.

Chicken

Poke Bowls

Poke Bowls

This is my idea of a perfect lunch, a healthy Poke Bowl, full of goodness, packed with vitamins, and super delicious. You can literally put anything you fancy, I always make sure to add some protein to keep my energy levels up for the rest […]

Filipino curry

Filipino curry

I tried for the first time https://www.thebodycoach.com Filipino Curry from his “Cooking for Family and Friends” book and I loved it! Quite spicy, sweet with cinnamon and cloves flavours, a nice addition of red kidney beans, ginger and coriander spices, just a nice change from traditional […]

Chicken Traybake Sicilian-Style

Chicken Traybake Sicilian-Style

When you cook for a party of 6+ people, there is nothing more that I like than to prepare an oven tray bake or a slow-cook dish. In the case of oven traybake, you can assemble your tray in advance of cooking it, and you […]

Harissa sticky chicken with couscous

Harissa sticky chicken with couscous

I found this gorgeous https://www.bbcgoodfood.com Harissa Sticky Chicken & Couscous with chickpeas, lemon zest, red onion and coriander. It was a super lovely recipe for a Saturday night at home surrounded by the people you love and a nice glass of red wine, what can be better? […]

Chicken with dates, olives and capers

Chicken with dates, olives and capers

Yes it’s Friday, it’s a long bank holiday and the sun is out. I was once again inspired by https://ottolenghi.co.uk and bought my lovely https://thegingerpig.co.uk supremes of chicken and marinated them all day in capers, medjool dates, garlic, bay leaves, fresh oregano, red wine vinegar and olive oil. I […]

Chicken tajine with citrus fruits

Chicken tajine with citrus fruits

If you like citrusy ??flavours, you need to try that recipe that I found in the French Maxi hors-série cuisine magazine. It’s a Chicken Tajine with citrus fruits. I cooked the chicken with orange? and lemon ? zest and juices, honey ?, curcuma, ras el […]

Chicken with Saffron, Hazelnuts, Rose Water and Honey

Chicken with Saffron, Hazelnuts, Rose Water and Honey

I recently bought The Cookbook from Ottolenghi and I think I’m going to try every single recipe. It’s exactly the type of food I love, combining spices, herbs, aromas, just heaven. I cooked a Roast chicken with saffron, hazelnuts, rosewater and honey. The rosewater adds an […]

CHICKEN BREASTS WITH DRIED APRICOTS, COURGETTES & RAS EL HANOUT

CHICKEN BREASTS WITH DRIED APRICOTS, COURGETTES & RAS EL HANOUT

As you may already know I love Moroccan ?? spices as I spend some time in Marrakech each year at my Dad’s place and get inspired by all the lovely food and spices. I bring my spices back from local markets and their aroma and […]

Chicken, satsuma, fennel and white wine traybake

Chicken, satsuma, fennel and white wine traybake

It’s Friday! For our traditional Friday night family dinner, I cooked one-pan meal, my favourite as you guys may have realised by now! and it’s a chicken tray with satsumas, fennel, red onion, potatoes, thyme, white wine from http://www.deliciousmagazine.co.uk. It was so easy to prepare, […]

Healthy French Cassoulet

Healthy French Cassoulet

It might be Spring but it’s so cold that we still need nice warm comforting food. I cooked a http://www.deliciousmagazine.co.uk magazine healthy French cassoulet recipe which is a lighter version of the traditional French cassoulet which usually has duck confit. My cassoulet has sausages, chicken breasts, […]