Vegetarian Shepherd’s Pie (Traditional & Thermomix)

When autumn comes with its gorgeous colours and cooler weather I start thinking of all sorts of comfort food. The one that I truly enjoy is the vegetarian shepherd’s pie with its rich ragout, covered with a deliciously soft sweet potato mash and topped with melted, golden cheese! The ultimate no guilt comfort food, full … Continue reading Vegetarian Shepherd’s Pie (Traditional & Thermomix)

5-vegetable Pasta Sauce (Traditonal & Thermomix)

It's again Meatfree Monday and I have the perfect pasta sauce for you.If you are one of those parents who are trying to sneak vegetables into your children's diets, here is one pasta sauce that is simply delicious and covers 2 out of your 5 a day. This sauce freezes well and is really versatile, … Continue reading 5-vegetable Pasta Sauce (Traditonal & Thermomix)

Spanish Tortilla

My father having grown up in Spain, I obviously often ate tortillas made by him or his siblings at home. So it's obviously part of my cooking repertoire. Quick and simple Spanish dish. Tortilla for 4 people 1 kg potatoes 2 small white onions 500 ml oil (the Spanish use olive oil but any frying … Continue reading Spanish Tortilla

6 Vegetable Vegetarian Bolognese (traditionelle & Thermomix)

Sometimes the only way the kids - and some adults - will eat vegetables is by sneaking it past them. This pasta sauce has proved to be a life saver especially with our youngest who is blocking vegetables at the moment. The bonus is that it is delicious for the entire family and it's freezeable! … Continue reading 6 Vegetable Vegetarian Bolognese (traditionelle & Thermomix)

Greek Cheese and Potato Patties

Either a light lunch or as a starter I simply love this dish! Delicious little fried morsels of potato and feta cheese, flavoured with dill and lemon juice! I love them as they are but I also enjoy them hugely with Caro's White BBQ Sauce. My Cookbook: Dinner is ready! If you are always looking … Continue reading Greek Cheese and Potato Patties

Semolina Slices with compote

One of my fondest childhood memories is my father, a brilliant cook, preparing "Griesschnitten" or in English semolina slices for us children. This is comfort food at its best and can be eaten as a main course - this is possible, allowed and even encouraged in Austria 🙂 The semolina slices are seasoned with sugar … Continue reading Semolina Slices with compote