Another Friday Night Fakeaway

Travelling to the Caribbean for this one. Really love Jerk Chicken but the traditional ones contain a lot of sugars so I decided to make my own Jerk Paste, which is also really great on pork or lamb (goat). Jerk paste 5 scallions/spring onions1 tbsp chopped fresh thyme2 teaspoon salt1/2 teaspoon black pepper1/2 – 1…

A little bit of Miso

Miso like marmite is a love or hate thing… no one ever says it’s okay. It’s a thing my partner and I are divided over so I don’t often have it. Miso pork steaks 2 tbsp miso paste 2 tbsp Apple cider vinegar 2 tbsp red wine 3 tsp ginger and garlic paste 1/2 tsp…

Back With Another Friday Night Fakeaway

I hope you’re enjoying these Fakeaways as much as I am. Had a weeks break because of half term holidays but back now. Going a bit Cajun this week, you can make this as spicy as you like by altering the amount of cayenne pepper in the rub. I used smoked paprika as I like…

Thai Style Friday Night Fakeaway

Travelling all over the world with this project. Adjust chilli and sweetness to your taste and the kind of chillis being used. Tonight’s ones were milder than I expected so it even wasn’t hot enough for me. Because of the arrowroot powder this is more a low carb dish. Thai Style Sweet Chilli Chicken 450g…

This week’s Friday Night Fakeaway

It’s Friday night and it’s Fakeaway night. This week going Indian with tandoori chicken – a classic. Tandoori Chicken Tandoori chicken or Tandoori Murgh – an iconic restaurant style smoky grilled chicken dish, that is authentic, easy and best! Perfect for party or gatherings. Here is how to make tandoori chicken recipe on gas stove, Instant Pot, airfryer,…

More Friday Night Takeaway

As you know we like our Friday night takeaways and tonight is no different This is a Pakistani curry and can be made just as easily in a pan or skillet. INSTANT POT KARAHI CHICKEN 2 tbsp oil ½ cup (48 g) grated ginger 1.5 pounds (750g) chicken thigh fillets 1 can chopped tomatoes 1…

Lunch box favourites – Chicken Wings

Prepping for the week ahead again… lunches need to be able to be quickly thrown into the box and snapped shut. Thought I’d try them in the instant pot and use the crisp lid. (Think I’m becoming an instant pot addict as most meals planned this week are cooked in it). CRISP LID GARLIC AND…

A Quick Bite – Chocolate Seed Bars

We like a grab and go snack, especially as my partner is often on the go at work, so these protein snack bars work well. I find that you need these alongside a drink, nice with coffee, but that’s not a bad thing. If you want them for children’s packed lunches replace the nuts with…