Healthy Sweetcorn, Rice and Chicken Salad
Here is a very grown-up way to use sweetcorn. The salad starts life as a herb and sweetcorn pilaf. So if you like sweetcorn make the pilaf and use it as part of a hot meal – or use it in this salad.
Artichoke Pesto with Orecchiette
This vegetarian artichoke pesto-style sauce is perfect with oreccihette pasta shapes. It works a treat.
Potato Pizza With Tuna Fish and Sweetcorn
Here’s a cool recipe for lovers of tuna fish and sweetcorn – and pizzas. A great family recipe. It’s a pizza but made with potatoes!
A quick and easy recipe that can be made in 30 minutes and no more than 10 ingredients.
Wholemeal, Oat and Sunflower Seed Loaf
I devised this bread to help with a low-cholesterol diet. It’s packed with soluble fibre and nuts. You may balk at it wholesomeness, but in fact it is utterly delicious.
Both Pete and Mrs WDC go crazy for my wholemeal, oat and sunflower loaf and my Surbiton sourdough. I’m teaching Mrs WDC how to make this loaf. So here is the full recipe.
Merguez Meatballs with Risoni, Flatbread and Ricotta Dressing
Inspired by Franco Manca’s merguez sausage starters, I made my own merguez, but as a meatball.
Inspired by our pizza masterclass at Franco Manca’s, I thought I would have a go at making a quicker flatbread.
Light and Creamy Strawberry Cheesecake
This cheesecake is a perfect partner for summer strawberries.
Quick and Easy 30 minute Souvlaki
“A great recipe for those who are strapped for time! Don’t forget the yogurt!”
Italian Chicken Braise (Cacciatore)
This is a typical Italian ‘hunter’ style family meal – otherwise known as cacciatore (a braise based on tomatoes, onions, celery, carrots). It’s a WDC favourite, being easy to prepare, economic and wholesome.
Goat’s Cheese Bruschetta
This bruschetta is all about the combination dried basilica citron flowers with goat’s cheese.
Asparagus and Lemon Linguine
I found a bunch of super thin asparagus and thought they might go well with linguine. It’s such a simple combination and a great way to enjoy asparagus.
Asparagus and Salmon Quiche
The boys are not keen on quiche – but I cannot see what is not to like. Besides putting asparagus in a quiche is a good way to enjoy the asparagus season.
Fennel, Lentil and Bean Salad
A tasty healthy salad, full of texture and goodness. Ideal as part of a low-cholesterol diet.
Chocolate Snack Bars
These bars are delicious. They are full of good things but low in added sugar and added fats.