Creamy Cheats’ Bolognese

A good spag bol can turn a bloody awful day into a great one and trust me, I’m speaking from experience when I say that. To me, a bolognese is the ultimate comfort food and an incredibly versatile one at that. A good meat sauce can be enjoyed on it’s own, with spaghetti or layered…

Spicy Pesto Grilled Cheese

Anyone who has met me will know that cheese is my absolute favourite thing, I honestly can’t get enough of it. I know I’m not really alone with this obsession, which is why I’ve put together this delicious grilled cheese recipe. Gooey, stringy, cheese is the ultimate comfort food and it’s safe to say that…

Quick and Easy Meatballs

Who doesn’t love a good meatball? That juicy, meaty flavour that marries oh so well with a rich and fruity marinara sauce. Too often it’s seen as a kids dinner but there’s just something really special about spaghetti and meatballs that makes it totally irresistible at any age. Like many of my favourite Italian dishes,…

Puglian Inspired Broad Bean (Fava Bean) Puree

I first decided to give this recipe a try when I saw a group of old Italian mamas cooking it on TV. They were proper ‘old school’ home cooks and talked about the history of broad bean puree and why it was so important to them. It’s a traditional Puglian dish and has that real…