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Hainanese chicken rice

With my eldest turning 17 this week I think it’s time to start writing down the family recipes. The food …

Unfermented, same day, kimchi

I love eating fermented food but sometimes it can be a little too much and I crave fresh and crunchy …

Aubergine sushi

I fancied making sushi. I love avocado in sushi but the shop was sold out of ripe ones and there’s …

Ginger and garlic chicken

This ginger and garlic chicken is a favourite amongst the kids in my house. It’s so quick to make, using very few ingredients. It’s …

Mountain beef stew

I called this a mountain stew as we were living up on a mountain in Panama when I cooked it. The …

Spice trip to Zanzibar

A spice trip is my idea of a perfect family day out. A walk through a tropical spice and fruit plantation, …