The One Pot Beef and Bean Hotpot

Serves 4 Ingredients 350g diced beef 1 onion sliced 2 peppers, seeded and sliced 1 large sweet potato, washed and cubed 4 cloves garlic – grated Fresh grated ginger – piece about the size of your thumb 100g mange touts 100g baby corn – cut in half 1 tin chopped tomatoes 1 tin chickpeas, drained […]

Chicken Fajitas

Chicken Fajitas Serves 4 Ingredients 4 chicken fillets 1 tbsp. oil 2-3 peppers 3 tomatoes 2 cloves garlic 1 red onion 12 mushrooms 50g crated cheese 1-2 tortilla wraps per person – depending on size Salt and pepper 1 tsp. turmeric powder 1/2 tsp. chilli powder 1 tsp. cumin powder 1 tsp. coriander powder Instructions […]

Sea Bass and Saute Potatoes

You will not believe how good this is – Italy on a plate! Ingredients (Serves 4 people) 2 Whole Sea Bass, cleaned with head on 3-4 Medium Potatoes 8-10 Cherry Tomatoes (on the vine looks good) 6 Cloves of Garlic Small Bunch of Rosemary Salt & Pepper Olive Oil Instructions Heat the oven to 150°C […]

Irish Beef & Stout Casserole

Hearty and easy to cook, this is perfect on a cold winter night to warm the whole family up! Ingredients (serves 6) 1 Kg/2Lbs 3ozs Stewing Beef, cubed 2 tblsp flour 2 tblsp olive oil 2 tblsp balsamic vinegar 1 tsp sugar 450 g/1lb chopped vegetables (e.g. carrots, celery, onions, parsnips) 2 cloves garlic, chopped […]

Low Fat Chicken in a White Cream Cheese Sauce

Chicken & Broccoli in a creamy sauce, with pasta Ingredients 4 Chicken breasts, skinned & boned. Pack of fresh egg tagliatelle or linguini. 8-10 fresh Broccoli Florets. 2 Onions. 3 cloves garlic. Small cup white wine. Philadelphia garlic & herb cream cheese. 200ml of chicken stock. Salt & black pepper. Dash olive oil. Instructions Put […]

Glenside Ministrone

Well it’s that time of year when there is nothing nicer than a warm bowl of minestrone soup! It is popular at our Weddings in Autumn and Winter! Ingredients 3 Slices of Smoked Bacon, Cooked & Chopped 2 Garlic Cloves Crushed 3 Celery Sticks, Washed and Finely Chopped 1 Red Pepper Finely Chopped 1 Green […]

Chicken & White Sauce

Easy to make and very tasty. One of my kids favourites Ingredients Pasta 1 packet of Chicken Soup Chicken Carrots Instructions Cook Chicken & cut into cubes. Cook Pasta in Chicken Soup on Medium heat – stir so it won’t stick. Add in Carrot fingers into the soup. Keep on boil until pasta is cooked […]


Meatballs & Spaghetti Ingredients Meatballs 1lb extra lean mince 1 onion grated 1 egg Oregano Salt & pepper 1 slice of bread made into breadcrumbs Plain flour Sauce 1 Tin tomatoes 1/2 jar passata 2 tbls Worcestershire sauce 2 tbls soy sauce 1 table spoon water 1 onion Instructions To make the meatballs, add all […]


Perfect for cold nights. Serve with a baguette. Ingredients 1 1/2lbs. of minced meat or mutton 2 chopped onions 2 cups of macaroni 1/2lb. of sharp cheddar cheese, grated 1 can of diced tomatoes Salt and pepper Instructions Cook meat and onions until browned. Cook macaroni and drain half the water and mix the meat […]