Cheat's

Easy Seafood Ravioli

, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Easy Seafood Ravioli

I love this recipe. Seafood ravioli are so terribly glamorous yet, using wonton skins, these Easy Seafood Ravioli are simple  to create. They […]

Duck Soup with Coriander & Noodles

, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Duck Soup with Coriander & Noodles

Using purchased Chinese roast duck makes this Duck Soup with Coriander and Noodles not only quick and easy to make, […]

Easy San Choy Bau

, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Easy San Choy Bau

San Choy Bau is a long time favourite in my household. My kids called it “Chinese hamburger” when they were growing up. […]

Eggplant and Zucchini Fritters

, , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Eggplant and Zucchini Fritters

Many cuisines feature fritters. In the Mediterranean, cooking in extra virgin olive oil was always a way of making inexpensive ingredients taste […]

Thai Salad Wrapped in Lettuce Leaves

, , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Thai Salad Wrapped in Lettuce Leaves

Although this may at first appear to be like San Choy Bau, it is actually quite different. Thai Salad Wrapped […]

Crab Cakes

, , , , , , , , , ,

Crab Cakes

Crab cakes are very easy, especially if you buy picked crab meat often available fresh or frozen from the fish market. Alternatively, substitute tinned […]

Tapenade

, , , , , , , , , , ,

 Tapenade

Tapenade is a versatile olive and caper spread. Originally from Provence, it takes its name from the French word for capers, but it relies more […]

Tomato Tarts with Fetta and Tapenade

, , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Tomato Tarts with Fetta and Tapenade

These delightful little Tomato Tarts with Fetta and Tapenade can be made larger to serve as an entree. I use […]

Rag Pasta with Fresh Tomato & Basil

, , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Rag Pasta with Fresh Tomato & Basil

I love rag pasta but rarely have the time to make it, so instead I use a clever technique […]

Roast Duck with Cherry Sauce, Spiced Carrots & Asparagus

, , , , , , , ,

Roast Duck with Cherry Sauce, Spiced Carrots & Asparagus

Chinese BBQ ducks can be bought in Asian stores or from Chinese restaurants. Make sure you ask […]