Curried Butternut Squash Soup

Our little country took a battering yesterday from hurricane Ophelia. The wind was howling, it was miserable to look out at and all we wanted to do was curl up under a blanket and warm our bellies with a nice soup. Thankfully our electricity stayed on long enough for me to make a curried butternut […]

Cajun Chicken and Chorizo Gumbo

Another winter warming recipe I’m adding to my collection is this cajun chicken and chorizo gumbo. There really is nothing nicer than coming home to a warm meal on these bitter cold nights. Chorizo is usually quiet tough but as the meat is left to simmer away for over an hour it becomes incredibly tender and fills the […]

Carrot and Cardamom Soup

It doesn’t seem too long ago that we were running out to the ice cream van but the weather has definitely changed and it is time for scarves, boots and warm food. As soon as autumn begins I start to make batches of curries, soups and stews so I can come home from work or from training and […]