Month: May 2016

Triple Chocolate Raspberry Brownie Muffins

Triple Chocolate Raspberry Brownie Muffins

Being the baker of the family, its up to me to prepare my own Mother’s Day treats. Not that I’m complaining – I love to bake, and Mr Fare Sage is in charge of something delicious for dinner – but it will be fun to […]

Balsamic onion jam

Balsamic onion jam

This balsamic onion jam is a beautiful combination of sweet and savoury. Its amazing topped with feta cheese as part of a canapé, or baked into a beautiful tart. Print Balsamic onion jam Rating  5.0 from 1 reviews Prep time:  5 mins Cook time:  30 […]

Smoked salmon mousse

Smoked salmon mousse

This delicious smoked salmon mousse is so quick to prepare. Just a few minutes in the blender and its done. Its wonderful served as a canapé, or as a dip. Its even delicious simply spread on a cracker for a snack!

Smoked salmon mousse

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Serves: 1 cup

Ingredients
  • 100g smoked salmon
  • 1 tbsp fresh dill
  • 1 tsp horseradish or dijon mustard
  • 6 tbsp sour cream
  • 3 tbsp mayonnaise
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • salt and pepper to taste
Instructions
  1. Place all ingredients in the bowl of a food processor and process until smooth.
  2. Season to taste. Add more horseradish or lemon juice if required.
  3. Transfer to a container and refrigerate, covered, for at least 2 hours to allow the mousse to firm up.
  4. Use as required.

 

Beef Stroganoff Pies

Beef Stroganoff Pies

We generate a lot of leftovers. For some reason I only seem to be able to cook meals to feed four adults, though there are only two and a half of us eating dinner. Generally we have at least one lunch sized serving left after many of our meals. […]

Spiced Apple Waffles

Spiced Apple Waffles

I’ve never been much of a winner. I don’t mean I’m unlucky – I’ve hit the jackpot twice in my life with the birth of my two beautiful daughters – but I’ve never really been one of those people that wins things. I don’t gamble […]