Condiment Recipes

Lamb chops with kale pesto

52 Weeks of Kale – Kale Pesto

In September 2013 I decided to expand my repertoire of kale recipes by posting a new recipe every week. The 52 Weeks of Kale project was born! I…

Homemade almond butter

Homemade Almond Butter

I recently discovered almond butter - a tastier and healthier alternative to peanut butter, and I was hooked! Real almond butter is made with only…

Homemade garlic chilli mayonnaise

Homemade Garlic Chilli Mayonnaise

I have a rocky history with homemade mayonnaise. The first time I tried making it, it turned out perfectly, however after that I had quite a few…

Flavoured salt

Homemade Gift Ideas – Flavoured Salt

I had been wanting to try making flavoured salt for a while, so Christmas seemed like a great excuse to try it out. I decided to make rosemary salt…

Lacto fermented salsa homemade

Homemade Gift Ideas – Lacto-Fermented Salsa

My mum and dad both come from quite large families, so for Christmas the grandparents draw everyone's names out of a hat, and each person buys one…

Guacamole

Homemade Guacamole

Usually I just serve Mexican food with slices of avocado because I'm lazy and can't be bothered making proper guacamole. But for special occasions,…

Homemade nutella pancake

Homemade Nutella

We never had Nutella in the house when I was growing up, as my mum thought it was too unhealthy. After reading the label recently I agree with her,…

Homemade sauerkraut

Homemade Sauerkraut

  A while ago I had about 1/4 of a cabbage leftover after making okonomiyaki. I had started reading the blog Penniless Parenting, and one of the…

Homemade tomato relish

Homemade Tomato Relish

Happy Father's Day to all the dads out there! I was thinking about a suitable post for Father's Day and decided to post my tomato relish recipe. My…

Mustard seeds soaking

Homemade Wholegrain Mustard

A while ago I posted what was soaking mustard seeds to make homemade mustard. I finally got around to blending up the seeds to make mustard and I'm…

Microwave strawberry jam

Microwave strawberry jam

Strawberries are cheap(ish) in the supermarket at the moment, so I decided to have a go at making jam. To reduce the risk of burning it and ending up…