The restorative powers of ginger

Often, especially¬†following an indulgent weekend or a few days of travelling, I start to crave Asian flavours, in particular the restorative combination of ginger and fresh chilli. Ginger has always been known for its ‘superpowers’ and healing effects. I was brought up learning to fend off a cold and sore throat with a concoction of…

Happy Friday….

How I juggle and get through a busy half term week with hungry teens….

The basic ingredients…

A few people have asked me whether cooking Asian food requires investing in lots of new ingredients and equipment. To a certain extent… yes, but you can work with a minimum. I’ve been thinking about what my ‘minimum’ would look like: A heavy wok – My wok is about 20 years old… cast iron, bought…