Tag: spicy

QUICK MEAL: Chili and Spinach Noodles

QUICK MEAL: Chili and Spinach Noodles

For anyone who’s been out on the lash and had one too many libations, these chili spinach noodles are the perfect hangover breakfast. They take minutes to whip up, require zero brain activity to prepare, and will nicely soak up any excess booze. I recently […]

Homemade Spicy Pot Noodle

Homemade Spicy Pot Noodle

The pot noodle, super noodles, and noodle bowls all remind me of boarding school and the time I discovered these instant wonders. My friends and I would walk to the local supermarket on Tuesday afternoons, stopping only to buy obligatory custard bomper buns from the […]

EASY RECIPE: Pulled Pork Quesadillas

EASY RECIPE: Pulled Pork Quesadillas

One of the easiest ways to keep leftover meals interesting is to change up the cuisine. By adding herbs and spices to a meal it is easy to have dinner in Italy on Monday and in Mexico on Wednesday. This quesadilla (literally translated, means ‘cheesy […]

LEFTOVER TURKEY RECIPE: Thai-style Green Mango Salad with Glass Noodles and Chili

LEFTOVER TURKEY RECIPE: Thai-style Green Mango Salad with Glass Noodles and Chili

NORTHERN HEMISPHERE READERS might want to put this recipe on hold until summer, unless you’re game enough for a stonking electricity bill, in which case turn the central heating RIGHT UP, get your flip flops on and enjoy, because this is most definitely a pack-a-punch […]

Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Garlic and Chili Glaze

Whole Roasted Cauliflower with Garlic and Chili Glaze

When you’re on a tight food budget this is one of the cheapest and most delicious things to eat. This whole roasted cauliflower is simply delicious – crispy on the outside and soft beneath its spicy shell, I love pulling off individual florets and dunking […]

Mexican Style Spicy, Smoky Roast Potatoes

Mexican Style Spicy, Smoky Roast Potatoes

During our student years my husband and I briefly lived in the Melbourne suburb of St Kilda. One of the most culturally eclectic areas of the city its veins are a rowdy throng of drunk backpackers, old hippies, artists, drug addicts and beach-goers, and that’s […]

RECIPE: Homemade Spicy Thai Pumpkin Soup

RECIPE: Homemade Spicy Thai Pumpkin Soup

Well isn’t this Thai pumpkin soup a big old bowl of sunshine!! It was a brilliantly sunny day in Melbourne when I cooked this, freezing cold of course, but streams of beautiful yellow sunlight filled my kitchen as I whipped up this delicious soup. This […]