Tag: cheese

Pasta, Vegetarian

Fusilli Lunghi Pesto Carbonara

Traditional carbonara is an absolutely delicious Italian dish I regularly like to make if I am in a bit of a rush. The addition of eggs gives a lovely creaminess without having to add cream. It turns a simple pasta dish into another level. I have taken the basic idea of the carbonara and...

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Sauces

Roasted nut and salad leaves pesto

The joy of making your own pesto is that you can use up a lot of storecupboard bits. Basically with some nuts, oil, cheese, herbs and seasoning you can create a tasty pesto for use with many dishes. Peanuts, cashews, walnuts, brazils, almonds – all cheaper than the traditional pine nut...

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Breakfast, Brunch, Picnic, Snack

Cheese and bacon muffins

There is nothing as good as a family brunch around the table on Sunday morning. These muffins make a perfect choice and can be served with poached eggs and grilled or slow-roasted tomatoes. This is a lovely recipe for using up that yogurt lurking in the fridge near its sell by date!  ...

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