Creamy Asparagus and Bacon Risotto

So, this past week has been a bit rubbish, hasn’t it? With everything that’s going on my stress levels have been way higher than usual and when that happens, it’s time for something that’s really satisfying and delicious. One of my favourite dishes to cook when I need to de-stress is risotto. When you cook…

Pasta with Ham, Leeks & Cream

This decadent dish is one of my absolute favourite pasta recipes and one that has been with me for a very long time. This recipe is adapted from a Sunday meal that my lovely nan used to make for the Amato family all the time and it really is something special. I’ve never been one…

Super Simple Tomato Sauce for Pasta

I love, love, love tomato sauce and I don’t mean ketchup of course. I’m talking about that rich, tangy tomatoey goodness you splash all over your spaghetti. I mean, my mouth is watering just writing this because I love it THAT much. I do have a special slow cook recipe for ragu that I use…