Red Velvet Cupcakes

First of all I would like to apologise for not posting in a while; mainly due to exams…  😐   Well, at least they’re over now!!! Those who follow me on Instagram (@shaun_bhatia) would have seen these cupcakes…and would have probably noticed my obsession for them 🙂 Anyway, these red velvet cupcakes are absolutely divine… my absolute favourite, I would call them the King of … Continue reading Red Velvet Cupcakes

Simple Indian chicken curry

This is a simple and modest chicken curry, not one of those ‘half a stick of butter and 250 ml of double cream‘ curries! It’s sort of the Indian equivalent of shepherd’s pie, or chicken soup. Serve this curry along side some roti and a vegetable curry (aubergine maybe). Ingredients: 8 skinless, bone-in chicken thighs 2 tbsp ghee (clarified butter) 2 tsp cumin seeds 1/2 … Continue reading Simple Indian chicken curry

Ingredient of the week 8/7/16

Keep your meals different and new every week. Remember not to be shy of experimenting with new ingredients and flavour combinations! Just to help you… This week’s ingredient of the week is: STRAWBERRY These deliciously sweet berries are a staple icon of British summertime. Since its Wimbledon season why not indulge yourself in a decadent bowlful of strawberries and cream. Yes, you heard it right, … Continue reading Ingredient of the week 8/7/16

Chilli Chicken

This is a delicious indo-chinese chilli chicken recipe that I absolutely love. This recipe has been adapted from ‘’.This is a mouthwatering dish that is brilliant to share… 1. To a bowl, add 250 grams of cubed boneless chicken, 1 ½ tsp soy sauce, 1 ½ tsp chili sauce and ¼ tsp pepper powder. Marinate and set aside until you prepare the seasoning ingredients. If … Continue reading Chilli Chicken

Mango Kulfi

Mango Kulfi is a frozen creamy milk based dessert. As today is the colourful Indian festival of Holi, what a better way to celebrate than this luxurious dessert… Don’t forget that this is also utilising our ingredient of the week!! Ingredients: 1 can of sweetened condensed milk 1/2 cup of mango pulp 1/2 cup of double cream 12-15 blanched and shredded almonds 8 kulfi/ ice … Continue reading Mango Kulfi

Belgian Waffles

After a recent trip to Brussels I decided to recreate my favourite, yummy, sweet Belgian waffles. This recipe calls for shop bought, thick Belgian waffles, however, if you are feeling adventurous you can try and make your own… Ingredients: 2 Belgian waffles 3 Sliced strawberries 2 Scoops of Cornish vanilla ice cream A drizzle of caramel sauce A sprig of basil (to garnish) Method: Warm … Continue reading Belgian Waffles