Recipe: Dark Chocolate Cupcake

For all those days when all you want a simple, comforting and delicious chocolate cupcake, this is the recipe. Soft, dark chocolate cake topped with a dollop of cream. Ingredients: 3/4 cup unsweetened natural cocoa powder 2/3 cup boiling water 1 cup buttermilk 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 tsp. baking soda 1/2 tsp.…

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Recipe: Crushed New Potatoes

Look at this dish. I mean just look at it. Isn’t it what dreams are made of? Potatoes, cheese, butter……do I need to say more? Ingredients 4 new potatoes 1 TBS olive oil 1 garlic clove 1 TBS chives salt pepper 2 TBS grated cheese 1 TBS Parmesan Herbs of choice (optional) Instructions Preheat Broiler…

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Recipe: The Ultimate Paella

Ingredients: Spice Mix for chicken, recipe follows 1 (3-pound) frying chicken, cut into 10 pieces 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil 2 Spanish chorizo sausages, thickly sliced Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper 1 Spanish onion, diced 4 garlic cloves, crushed Bunch flat-leaf parsley leaves, chopped, reserve some for garnish 1 (15-ounce) can whole tomatoes, drained…

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Recipe: Creamy Spinach Soup with Garlic

The lovely, leafy spinach in this recipe makes for a flavoursome and intriguing bright-green soup. Ingredients 50g butter 1 medium onion, finely chopped 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped 1 medium potato, peeled and chopped into chunks 450ml chicken or vegetable stock 600ml milk 450g fresh spinach, washed if necessary and roughly chopped finely grated zest…

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