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This Mexican Black Rice and Pumpkin Salad is packed with flavour. Honey and Cumin Roasted Pumpkin, nutty sweet black rice, creamy avocado, spicy chilli, zingy lime and fabulous fresh coriander. So many fabulous flavours that make this salad a taste explosion. From Sprinkles and Sprouts #SundaySupper

Mexican Black Rice and Pumpkin Salad #SundaySupper

This Mexican Black Rice and Pumpkin Salad is packed with flavour. Honey and cumin roasted pumpkin, nutty sweet black rice, creamy avocado, spicy chilli, zingy lime and fabulous fresh coriander. So many delicious flavours that make this salad a taste explosion. We all know I love roasted vegetables, I have a bit of an obsession […]

Sweet salty Salmon, Creamy Avocado and a Lychee Salsa that packs a flavour punch! All sitting on top of seasoned sticky rice. Sushi bowls are fun to put together and are a great way to get the flavours of sushi without having to roll or press the rice!

Sushi Bowl with Salmon, Avocado and Lychee Salsa

Sweet salty Salmon, Creamy Avocado and a Lychee Salsa that packs a flavour punch! All sitting on top of seasoned sticky rice. Sushi bowls are fun to put together and are a great way to get the flavours of sushi without having to roll or press the rice! I love this picture of my sushi […]

This Saffron and Leek Risotto is the perfect balance of comfort and elegance. The saffron adds a beautiful colour and the sweet creamy leeks take it beyond the norm. Perfect for entertaining or a mid week meal. #sundaysuppers

Saffron and Leek Risotto – Served 2 Ways #SundaySupper

This Saffron and Leek Risotto is the perfect balance of comfort and elegance. The saffron adds a beautiful colour and the sweet creamy leeks take it beyond the norm. I can (and have) eaten this straight from the pan ūüėČ

This comforting savoury rice dish is a staple across many Asian countries. It is traditionally eaten as a breakfast in China, but it is so good that I love it curled up on the sofa late at night. This is food that feeds your soul as well as your belly. Honestly this just make you feel good!

Ginger Congee with Egg and Crispy Shallots

This comforting savoury ginger congee is is a staple rice dish across many Asian countries. It is traditionally eaten as a breakfast in China, but it is so good that I love it curled up on the sofa late at night. This is food that feeds your soul as well as your belly. Honestly this […]

Brazilian White Rice is the perfect side dish, it is generously seasoned with onions and garlic. Turning a bowl of plain rice into something so so much more. | Sprinkles and Sprouts

Brazilian Style White Rice

Brazilian White Rice is the perfect side dish, it is generously seasoned with onions and garlic. Turning a bowl of plain rice into something so so much more. Super quick one¬†for me today as I am posting two recipes and I need to be out of the house in an hour!!!!!! As promised in my […]

Paella is the ultimate one pan dish. Rice, meat and fish are cooked together in a flavourful stock in this easy and delicious Spanish classic.

Easy Paella

This Easy Paella is the ultimate one pan dish. Rice, meat and fish are cooked together in a flavourful stock in this easy and delicious Spanish classic. My inlaws¬†arrive tomorrow, so to celebrate I thought I would share my paella recipe with you.¬†I guess should explain that they live in a little municipality just south […]

Risotto is one of the most satisfying and warming dishes you can make. Creamy, buttery with rich herby Italian sausage and fragrant rosemary. This risotto a sure winner for winter.

Sausage and Rosemary Risotto

Risotto is one of the most satisfying and warming dishes you can make. Creamy, buttery with¬†rich¬†herby Italian sausage and¬†fragrant rosemary. This risotto a sure winner for winter. It is still freezing in Western Australia. I have never known it this cold here! We have hit freezing. Actual freezing!!!! I am sat in bed with a […]

This Perfectly Pink Beetroot Risotto with Ricotta and Thyme is my savoury contribution to raising awareness for Breast Cancer. A show stopping dinner. | Sprinkles and Sprouts

Pink Beetroot Risotto with Ricotta and Lemon Thyme (Breast Cancer Awareness)

Pink is everywhere this month and it is wonderful to see! The world has gone pink for Breast Cancer Awareness month. Even the disposable red cups (You know the ones!!!) are currently pink.¬†I love that. This is a cause that is close to my heart and a disease that changed my life! This¬†Perfectly Pink Beetroot […]

Baked Cardamon Honey Chicken with Buttered Couscous. A warming, soothing and comforting dinner that is easy to prepare and cooks in the oven.

Baked Cardamon Honey Chicken with Buttered Couscous

Let me tell you that this chicken is amazing!!!!! It is warming, soothing and comforting. It is like a cold remedy but it doesn’t taste like someone melted a cough sweet over your chicken. It is just aromatic and delicious. AND!!!!! It is baked in the oven so you can get on with other things […]

Ginger Poached Chicken with a Ginger-Chilli Broth. A healthy and delicious way to enjoy chicken. Paleo friendly.

Ginger Poached Chicken with a Ginger-Chilli Broth

Before I share my recipe for this tasty ginger poached chicken, I would like to explain my absence. You might have noticed I have been a silent for¬†the last week. I have been dealing with disaster. ¬†My wonderful Rickety Cottage, the house I fell in love (as explained here) with has gone. It burnt to […]

Miso Salmon with pickled cucumber and Japanese Rice

Miso Salmon, with pickled cucumber and Japanese rice.

I have eaten too many foamy bananas! I feel a little sick, but I know that within a couple of minutes I will pick up the last one and scoff that too. Such is the crazy way my willpower lacking brain works. We have been at a birthday party¬†today, the bananas are discarded¬†from the lolly […]

Chicken with Chilli, Mint and Lemon served with Buttered Couscous. A great chicken recipe. Chicken with chilli, mint and lemon all served with a fluffy buttery couscous. Perfect for cooking outdoors.

Chicken with Chilli, Mint and Lemon served with Buttered Couscous

Bit of a mouthful that title isn’t it ūüėČ but don’t let that put you off. The delicious¬†flavours in the marinade do all the work for you. Which is great, as the school holidays don’t give me¬†much chance to cook, unless it is triple chocolate muffins, as¬†muffins¬†are mandatory during school holidays, well they are in […]

Simple Perfect Risotto. Oozy, unctuous perfection.

Simple Perfect Risotto

¬† There are some things that just get me cross, irrationally, instantly cross. This sounds very negative doesn’t it, I should change some to three things. Now please don’t get me wrong,¬†other things get me cross, but they are not irrational, they are normal things that I am sure plenty of people get cross about, […]

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