Breads · Breakfast · Lunch · Savoury · Snacks

Sour Cream, Chive and Chicken Scones (or Biscuits!)

Biscuit, scone, scone or biscuit. The same thing, but different words depending on whether you live in North America or Britain. And the pronunciation of scone can vary based on where in the UK you live!   Language is a complicated thing, isn’t it? I don’t claim that English is the most complex language, but… Continue reading Sour Cream, Chive and Chicken Scones (or Biscuits!)

Savoury · Snacks

(Gluten-free) Crustless Mini Sweet Potato Pesto Pies

Savoury and rich, these little sweet potato pies make a great side dish or a snack. I like sweet potato pie, but I wanted to try something different and what happens when you have jars of pesto and mountains of sweet potatoes? Experimentation and a new recipe which worked really well. It’s fairly easy to… Continue reading (Gluten-free) Crustless Mini Sweet Potato Pesto Pies

Breakfast · Desserts · Pies and Tarts · Savoury

Muesli Oatmeal Pie/ Mini Pies

A little change from some of the recipes that I post. Not as modern as most of them, but just as good. Not the prettiest either, ┬ábut delicious. I have a thing for history and historical recipes. The Great Depression is one area that I love. It appeals to my desire to waste less of… Continue reading Muesli Oatmeal Pie/ Mini Pies

Savoury · Snacks

Mini Sweet Chilli Pita Bites

Today is attack of the miniatures! Mini pita bread bites are back! I made two batches of these mini pita bites, one were garlic bread ones that I posted on the blog before. But… I finally got around to posting the other recipe! These sweet chilli pita bites are small, sweet and a perfect little… Continue reading Mini Sweet Chilli Pita Bites

Breads · Savoury · Snacks

Braided Rye Pesto Bread

Let’s talk bread. Specifically, awesomely amazing bread. The bread I’m talking about is fresh French baguettes, still warm in the bakery or fresh ciabatta and focaccia, drizzled with olive oil ready to be eaten. Fresh naans straight from the tandoor oven, with freshly made curry ready to be dipped in and then eaten. Haha those… Continue reading Braided Rye Pesto Bread

Lunch · Savoury · Snacks

Mini Garlic Bread Pita Bites

We have a bit of an obsession in my family. It wouldn’t be that obvious, but it’s there, hiding under the surface. I confess, I’m developing this as well. I love garlic bread. There I said it and I have no shame. My love of all things garlic was present from a young age I’d… Continue reading Mini Garlic Bread Pita Bites