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

Vegetables

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 […]

Pepper, Olive & Ham Cake

Pepper, Olive & Ham Cake

Cake Salé or Savoury cakes are very popular in France and are similar to a quick bread, like a banana bread. We make them for different occasions such as a picnic or a buffet meal with a green salad or for aperitif bites. It is […]

Roasted Butternut Squash

Roasted Butternut Squash

How do you eat your butternut squash? in a soup? roasted? hot? cold? I love to experiment with different recipes and I was inspired by an account on Instagram (bibi_esquerre) with her lovely roasted slices of butternut squash. The way to do it is very […]

Crispy Seabass with Veggie Stir Fry

Crispy Seabass with Veggie Stir Fry

What are your New Year’s resolutions? dry January? meat free? reduce sugar intake? hit the gym? get rid of the extra pounds gained during Christmas? It is all about balance and we should try ideally to eat and drink with moderation all year round and […]

Cheese Raclette

Cheese Raclette

It is so cold out there that I got the cheese raclette grill out of the cellar and pretended we were in the French Alps! Raclette is a traditional dish eaten in the mountains in France and Switzerland. It consists of melting raclette cheese under […]

Pepper & Courgette Tart with Feta

Pepper & Courgette Tart with Feta

Who likes a savoury tart? This one was top notch! It was a Pepper and Courgette Tart with Feta. I used a shortcrust https://www.jusrol.co.uk pastry and spread some https://www.belazu.com black Tapenade. For the veggies, I used a packet of https://www.picard.fr mixed sliced peppers which is very convenient when […]

Seared Tuna with Chickpea and Pepper salad

Seared Tuna with Chickpea and Pepper salad

I am often told ‘you must spend all day in the kitchen’ and honestly I don’t! Look at my dinner: Seared Tuna and Chickpea and Pepper salad. I marinated the tuna an hour before cooking it in teriyaki sauce, coriander, ginger, lemon, lemongrass and pink […]

Asparagus with Egg and Capers

Asparagus with Egg and Capers

What an amazing surprise when my friend Maud (follow her on Insta on @mauddekervilerpeters) unexpectedly knocked at my door at 12.30pm with a bunch of fresh asparagus hand picked in her garden yesterday. Right on time for lunch! So fresh and crunchy, I could almost have eaten […]