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Tuna Onigiri with Quick Cucumber Pickle
15 minutes - or less, Autumn, Cupboard staples, Easy, Fish, Light meal, Lunch, One Portion Recipes, Quickfix, Snack, Uncategorized

Tuna Onigiri with Quick Cucumber Pickle

My first memory of Onigiri is–please don’t laugh–from a video game. Yes, I admit it, I’m a bit of a gamer. When I was younger, I used to play this farmer’s game on the Nintendo, it was all about growing crops and caring after livestock. Anyway, in that game, you […]

Super quick Prawn Rolls – ready in 5 minutes
15 minutes - or less, Comfort food, Easy, Fish, Light meal, Lunch, One Portion Recipes, Quickfix, Sandwich, Summer

Super quick Prawn Rolls – ready in 5 minutes

“These warm buttered buns, filled with crunchy lettuce and radishes, are topped with delicate prawns mixed with smooth lemony mayonnaise.” When I’m slightly intoxicated, following a jolly happy hour with coworkers for example, I tend to pay little to no attention to my fat intake. This is made very clear […]

Mezze board – a small taste of the middle-east
15 minutes - or less, Dinner, Easy, Light meal, Lunch, Midweek recipes, One Portion Recipes, Quickfix, Spring, Summer, Uncategorized, Vegetarian

Mezze board – a small taste of the middle-east

  There was this little cafe across the road from where I used to work that made a mean mezze platter for lunch. You might think it’s a strange meal to find at a local spot, but, a lot of cafes in North London are owned by Turks, and this one […]

Scandinavian platter (smörgåsbord)
15 minutes - or less, By Courses, Dinner, Easy, Fish, Light meal, Lunch, Midweek recipes, One Portion Recipes, Salad, Spring, Summer

Scandinavian platter (smörgåsbord)

I would not dare to pretend I’m sharing traditional Smörgåsbord recipes; a Scandinavian meal served buffet-style with multiple dishes of various foods laid out on a table. Especially since making a whole smörgåsbord just for one would be too labour intensive and would defeat the purpose of this blog. (That’s […]