Spicy Pear Compote with Porridge

Spicy Pear Compote with Porridge

This week marks Breakfast Week, a national campaign, which has been running since 2000 to promote the importance of making time to eat breakfast. I too wanted to get involved and share with you my Spicy Pear compote. It is delicious served warm...

Welcome Autumn With Chicken Pie

Welcome Autumn With Chicken Pie

Wow! Summer has been and gone far too quickly. And today marks the first official day of Autumn. I have no idea where the time has disappeared, but I am glad to be back on The Spicy Pear, sharing recipes that have inspired me and creating new...

Tandoori Salmon With Mango Salsa

Tandoori Salmon With Mango Salsa

Tandoori salmon is one of my favourite dishes to cook during the week. I can pick up the salmon on my way home from work, coat the fish in the marinade and bake in the oven. No fuss, no bother. And while the fish is cooking, I quickly prepare the...

Sausage And Egg Muffin

Sausage And Egg Muffin

I am sitting here on my couch tired and hungover after a fantastic Easter weekend celebrating my birthday. I have been scoffing far too much food, what with a pizza & prosecco party with the family on Saturday, and a fab champagne brunch at...

Penne Pasta With Tomato And Basil Sauce

Penne Pasta With Tomato And Basil Sauce

Today I wanted to share with you a quick and easy recipe for penne pasta with tomato and basil sauce. As much as I love extravagant dishes, there are times when I crave simple flavours and comfort food. This pasta dish is very tasty and is ready...