My Best Turkey Recipe

Pineapple gammon ham and roast turkey. Both took 5 hours each to cook. Appetizer corner with charcuterie board and a trio of dips – smoked trout dip, chicken liver pate and red pepper dip. Buffet line (clockwise from left) with roasted broccoli, bacon and Brussels sprouts, Italian sausage stuffing, roasted garlic cauliflower mash, kale salad … More My Best Turkey Recipe

Kimchi Noodles

It’s crazy. 2019 has pretty much sped past and it’s coming to the season of thanksgiving, reflection and resolution-making! The end of the year hopefully will slow down a bit although I must say where clinics are concerned, specialist paediatricians actually work harder over the school holidays than at other times of the year. Much … More Kimchi Noodles

Roasted Mushroom Crisps

So I’ve been complaining about my busy season and not getting enough sleep and exercise. I confess the weight has been creeping up so it was after a medical appointment recently that I decided that I needed a “control-alternate-delete” radical reset for my diet. I’ve been doing low carb for more than 6 years but … More Roasted Mushroom Crisps

Basque-inspired Low Carb Burnt Pandan Cheesecake

Why would anybody want to burn something? Actually burning is not necessarily a sign of incompetence in the kitchen, but rather an appreciation of the Maillard reaction, that beautiful browning reaction that gives a smoky caramelized flavour. It can be an illustration of life as well – when friends ask how kid#2 is doing in … More Basque-inspired Low Carb Burnt Pandan Cheesecake