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The Best Beef Chilli

The Best Beef Chilli I made this recipe for a mates BBQ one time, and it turned out to really be an outstanding dish. So delicious; spicy, smoky, rich and deeply flavoursome, cheesy and oozing a thick gravy for dipping tortillas in. In my reckoning one of, if not The Best Beef Chilli. And actually it's so very simple to make. This will make a big bowl of chilli, easily enough for 4-5. The Best Beef Chilli will stretch to many, as you can add some guacamole, some tortilla dippers or ...

Amazing Nachos

Amazing Nachos Check out my recipe for The Best Beef Chilli, that is the perfect bed below for these Amazing Nachos. You want some Chilli dipping action? Well then, create these at the same time and dip them in. This is Chilli dipping heaven folks. Or if you'd prefer, simply bake these off, toss them in a bowl, crack a few beers and get the TV on - perfect alone, and perfect as bedfellow with something else. I have tried to make my recipes very easy, but delicious and looking pretty ...

Tomato, mozzarella, basil and balsamic vinegar salad

Tomato, mozzarella, basil and balsamic vinegar salad We all love this salad. Its sweet, savoury, acidic and so very moorish. You just cannot stop eating it. This is my Tomato, mozzarella, basil and balsamic vinegar salad. This recipe is so very simple, but seriously so good. Salty, sour, sweet, savoury - all the S's it seems. This is enough for four people as a side dish, or even a lunch-time main. This is my Tomato, mozzarella, basil and balsamic vinegar salad. You can make this in two ...

Hainanese Chicken Rice

Hainanese Chicken Rice This is one of the quintessential dishes of Singapore. Dare I have a go at recreating my own version of Hainanese Chicken Rice? Is it like stepping on the toes of Singaporean food authenticity? I tell you what, who cares, as here comes my version for you to try. This is also one of Bourdain's favourite Singaporean dishes, and he has it every time he comes. Also don't forget Ramsay had a hawker challenge to compete against a local chef, and lost. I tell you ...

Sweetcorn, Sesame, Pandan, Coconut, & Butter Dessert

Sweetcorn, Sesame, Pandan, Coconut, & Butter Dessert You know I love street food, well I hope you have realised that by now. This idea came from a trip t Philippines where we stood on a rickety rope bridge and consumed - Sweetcorn, Sesame, Pandan, Coconut, & Butter Dessert - come on how good is this going to be.  This turned out to be an absolute cracker. Ideal for a starter or as I have been making it for dessert. It is quite salty, but also sweet - so this is a savoury ...

DB Bistro Moderne

DB Bistro Moderne Hmmm well I thought this man, this chef, a tad arrogant - well he is French after all, but... I have to say this restaurant is bloody good. Food it top drawer. Save your money though as it isn't cheap. I welcome you to DB Bistro Moderne @ Marina Bay Sands. Off I went to take Amy to Hi5 one day, and then after Mary, Ollie and Jude joined us to go to lunch. Where to go? We are in Marina Bay Sands, in the theatre - what's that opposite a pizza joint, excellent. Ahhhh ...

Pork and Mushroom Soup

Pork and Mushroom Soup The usual situation happens. We have loads of bits in the fridge, it's a rainy day, and Baby Jude is fast asleep. A decision was made to stay indoors, but what to eat for dinner. Daddy gets creative and comes up with this cracking, Pork and Mushroom Soup. A quick scoot to Cold Storage to get a couple of bits and hey presto we had a really nice noodle soup. This will make 3 litres of Pork and Mushroom Soup, so more than enough for 4-6 people easily. There is an ...

Scrambled eggs with jambon

Scrambled eggs with jambon A starving Filipino is not what you want in a small condo. So one day I had to think fast for my Mary, and here's what I came up with - Scrambled eggs with jambon. She was hungry, and needed food before taking pain killers - this was initially cooked post Jude - shows you how along this one came out first. Emergency - quick what to do, I know eggs - but let's make them special... hmmmm what else is that I see in the fridge, BING!!! Scrambled eggs with ...