Tag: salad

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 […]

Salmon and clementine en papillote, with balsamic glazed beetroot and granny smith salad.
30 minutes, Dinner, Easy, Fish, Light meal, Midweek recipes, One Portion Recipes, Winter

Salmon and clementine en papillote, with balsamic glazed beetroot and granny smith salad.

With this recipe, I’m taking full advantage of what the season has to offer by pairing the salmon with juicy clementines and fresh dill and wrapping them in a Papilotte, a technique which lets the ingredients steam in their own juices by sealing them in a tightly folded parcel. This […]