Red Kidney Bean and Tuna Salad

A recipe by Ian Dixon

This simple and delicious Red Kidney Bean and Tuna Salad can be made very quickly from store cupboard ingredients. It can be a meal on its own or can be used as a salad to accompany other dishes. For further variety, try adding chopped red cabbage or your favourite colour…

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Macatouille (Mac-a-to-ee)

Macatouille

Macatouille is my latest creation. While talking with my business partner, he had asked me what would happen if we were to create a mac ‘n cheese and ratatouille combination… so I did. What a pleasant surprise that turned out to be. Not desiring to just mix them together, I…

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Sausage and Tomato Stew

Sausage and Tomato Stew

I do so love the pressure cooker for making meals. This Sausage and Tomato Stew is no exception to that. Very easy to prepare and it cooks very quickly. Of course, there is more to it than just sausage and tomato. Potato is almost an essential for any stew so…

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Pasty, Roasties and Parsnips with Gravy

Pasty, Roasties, Parsnips and gravy

There are times when cooking dinner feels like it will be a real chore. That is when a quick trip to a local store to find the basic ingredients is the right thing to do. On this occasion, I came up with Pasty as the base ingredient. Only because it…

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Soy Mushroom and Tomato

Soy Mushrooms and Tomatoes

It might seem like a wild idea yet this Soy Mushroom and Tomato worked very well to accompany the piece of quiche that I was re-heating. Just a few minutes in the wok to get a delicious side dish that can easily be used with other meals too. Serves 1…

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Sweet Chilli and Potato Omelette

Sweet Chilli and Potato Omelette

It started out from a recipe that I had seen many years ago for Spanish style cooking. It turned into this Sweet Chilli and Potato Omelette. Very filling as it also contains other vegetables plus the slight spice of the chilli sauce on top adds to the flavour. A sprinkling…

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