Moroccan inspired sweet potato and chickpea salad

Another weekend, another lunch recipe. I was struggling a bit this week for inspiration, so I decided to use up the growing collection of sweet potatoes in my fridge in this spicy salad recipe. The recipe will probably do around three lunches for the week, but you could add another tin or two of chickpeas … Continue reading Moroccan inspired sweet potato and chickpea salad

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Sweet Potato Kofte with Lemon, Basil and Red Pepper Quinoa

I came up with this recipe in a moment of inspiration in bed this morning, I've been trying to use up my hoard of sweet potatoes for ages! This is a really delicious way to do that, loosely based on Jamie Oliver's lamb kofte in flavour. I used honey and crushed sunflower seeds for texture … Continue reading Sweet Potato Kofte with Lemon, Basil and Red Pepper Quinoa

Caribbean Sweet Potato and Bean Curry with Wild Rice

This recipe is one I love cooking for family and friends, as it's easier to cook in bulk. It's based on a loose adaptation of jerk seasoning, but with veg instead of chicken, and I think it's really delicious. You can serve this with corn, wraps, rice, yoghurt, salsa, mangoes, anything you like really! It's … Continue reading Caribbean Sweet Potato and Bean Curry with Wild Rice

Weekday Meal: Chilli Bowl with Chunky Sweet Potato and Avocado

  This dish is really easy to make, and although it's not as quick as some of my others it's worth the extra cooking time to get the beans tender and the potatoes nice and fluffy. The chilli is also unbelievably good for you, and it doesn't even look like rabbit food! You have tomatoes, … Continue reading Weekday Meal: Chilli Bowl with Chunky Sweet Potato and Avocado

Food Spot: Boom Burger

I've been in a bit of a food rut recently, eating out a little more than I should and definitely not writing as much as I should! However, not long ago I visited Boom Burger in Notting Hill for lunch and looking at these photos have inspired me to start properly writing and cooking again. … Continue reading Food Spot: Boom Burger