Cooking at Home 2018-05-29T10:12:36+00:00

Cooking at home

Summer fruit gratin

Dietitian's tip: Although this dessert uses a mix of summer stone fruits, it can be easily adapted. In early summer, combine raspberries and apricots. In the fall, try a combination of apples and cranberries. Number of servings Serves 6 Low Sodium High Fiber Ingredients For the filling: 1 pound cherries, [...]

June 19th, 2018|

Date Bars

Prep: 30 MIN Total: 1 HR 5 MIN Servings: 36 Dessert ready in about an hour! Enjoy classic date filled bars in a new way - a wonderful treat. Ingredients Date Filling 3 cups chopped pitted dates (1 lb) 1 1/2 cups water 1/4 cup granulated sugar Bars 1 cup packed brown sugar 1 cup butter or margarine, softened 1 3/4 cups all-purpose* [...]

June 12th, 2018|

How to Make “Chocolate Babka”

This decadent babka, swirled with cinnamon-spiced chocolate, is worth the challenge. Follow our step-by-step guide to make it for yourself. Our tips for success When incorporating the butter into the dough, make sure the butter really is at room temperature or it won’t mix in properly. Give it at least [...]

June 7th, 2018|

Fillet of Beef with Chilli, Lemon and Cumin Rub

Serves 4 Hands on time 10 mins, plus 30-40 mins cooking time Easy This spicy beef recipe has fragrant chilli, lemon and cumin rub and is a perfect dinner party dish. INGREDIENTS 350-400g piece beef fillet Zest of 1 lemon ½ tsp crushed chillies 1 tsp cumin seeds, crushed ½ [...]

June 5th, 2018|

Five Easy Iftar Recipes

The holy month of Ramadan is amidst us and for those of you who like to cook their own food, it can get quite difficult to come up with a different snack every day. Fret not because not all good things need to take a lot of time and here [...]

May 31st, 2018|

Soba Noodle Bowl with Garlic Shrimp and Miso Dressing

I don’t know about you, but I’ve become absolutely obsessed with composed bowls. They could be rice bowls, noodle bowls, salad bowls or soup bowls — it doesn’t matter! You can’t get tired of them because each bite has a different taste and texture. Also, they’re so gorgeous; each element is dressed and cared for individually, then arranged [...]

May 27th, 2018|