A Simple Salad Dressing

A Simple Salad Dressing

Despite the fact that I cook a lot and mostly it turns out okay, I have always struggled with salad dressings.  I don’t know why I’m so challenged by mixing together a bit of oil and vinegar and one or two other ingredients but I am.  On one of my very...
Irish Potato Cakes

Irish Potato Cakes

I’ve been eating these Irish potato cakes since I was a child when both my Mum and her Mum, my Nanna Connie, used to make them.  My Mum still makes them, often planning for leftover mash when we go to visit so she can do us potato cakes for breakfast.  My Nanna...
Leek, Potato And Coriander Bake

Leek, Potato And Coriander Bake

This leek and potato bake is a gutsy side dish and makes a great potato option as part of a traditional ‘(no) meat and two veg’ style meal.  A lot of my cooking on week nights is one-pot meals or dishes that are served with rice or pasta or noodles but on...