Jerk chicken with rice and beans on a plate

Jamaican Jerk chicken stew

Jamaican jerk seasoning is a staple in the Carribbean countries. There are as many versions as villages.  Carribbean food is renown for the use of

Lebanese lamb and chickpea stew

Lebanese lamb and chick pea stew

A frangant lamb and chickpea stew spiced with lebanese baharat spice. Lebanese baharat is the garam masala of the middle east. There as many recipes

herbs de provence chicken soup

Chicken herbs de provence soup

There is nothing better than a hot bowl of chicken soup when you are feeling a little under the weather.   My special ingredient to making

spiced beef and orange casserole

Spiced beef and orange casserole

We all love a hearty casserole in winter and this version is delicately  spiced and aromatic. The use of orange instead of red wine with

Lamb pot pie

Lamb Pot Pie with a classic twist

A hearty homemade pie is definitely one of the best comfort foods. The golden flaky pastry looks and tastes amazing but is actually very simple

keralan fish curry

Keralan fish curry

After seeing Matt Preston’s article in the newspaper this week’s taste in the herald sun discussing his favorite Indian curries with  Sanjeev Kapoor (One of

south indian rice and seafood soup

South Indian rice and fish soup

Inspiration for this recipe came from Jamie Olivers’  dinners cook book – South Indian Rice and Seafood Soup.  I have been exploring  recipes from my