Chicken stir-fry for one!

Before I went down-under I always thought that I didn’t like noodles, now after experimenting with new dishes while there, I realize that I do. So yesterday I decided to finally try out the new wok that I bought well over a month ago, my little one-person-wok.For today’s meal I used one chicken breast, a…

Red curry salmon with cashew nuts

Tonight’s yum dinner is a simple yet filling dish. Ingredients ~ 8x100g pieces of salmon, skin on ~ 1/4 cup red curry paste ~ 270g packet soba noodles ~ 1/2 cup dry roasted cashews ~ sesame seeds For the salsa ~ 1 courtesy ~ 1/2 coriander bunch ~ 1/4 cup lime juice ~ 1 tablespoon…

Provencal Fish Stew

As my vacation down-under is moving along I continue to use my hostess and Mr Three-Year-Old as guinea pigs for recipes that I find in various places. This one appeared when I Googled for white fish recipes. It was real easy to cook and turned out great not tasting too fishy, which makes it plausible to use…

Home-made Pizza

The yum dinner of today was home-made pizza, it has been a while since I made it the last time and I think I managed to mess up the dough as bad back then as this time. Baking isn’t really my forte. Pizza Dough 375ml (1 1/2 cup) warm water 2tsp (7g/1 sachet) dried yeast…

Salmon and fennel gratin

This dish seem to be a hit with the mothers, I made it last week for my favorite Latte Mum and mentioned it to my hostess that was keen for a sample. Ingredients * 800g boiled cold potatoes * 300g cold smoked salmon * 2 fennel bulbs approx 250g each * grated cheese * 2dl…

Lamb noodle salad

Since my host is so nice to me, taking me in on such short notice and doing her best thinking of things that we can do, I want to spoil her a bit. The best way I can think of spoiling a single mum with a three year-old son is to cook dinner. Today she…