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Sardine & Aloo (Potato) Biran

I’m sure most of you are familiar with this dish, it’s one we all grew up with, the dish of choice when there was no time to cook anything fancy and you needed something on the dining...
  • Chicken Enchilada
  • Chicken Enchilada

Chicken Enchilada

Mexican food isn’t something that I have widely explored unless we’re talking avocados, guacamole and salsa! Here in the UK I’ve definitely noticed a bigger trend to make...

Spicy Prawn & Tomato Sauté

Some of my Instagram followers (follow me if you aren’t already) wanted the recipe to the Spicy Prawn & Tomato Sauté curry I cooked yesterday, so here it is! Often the type of pot/pan...

Cheat Doner Kebab

Ok, so everyone loves a Doner Kebab but what do you do when you can’t be bothered going to the takeaway? You make it at home of course! This recipe is my younger sister’s ingenious...

Dali Bora (Lentil Fritters)

These fritters have to be without a doubt one of the most consumed snacks during Ramadan in the vast majority of Bangladeshi households, they’re called fiyazi/fiyaza in Bengali. My family...
  • Rupchanda (Pomfret) & Parsley Curry
  • Rupchanda (Pomfret) & Parsley Curry

Rupchanda (Pomfret) & Parsley Curry

Being Bengali, fish is a large part of my diet; it’s a healthy protein which is really good for you so it’s always a good idea to try and increase the amount one eats. One of my most...

Cheat Tortilla Lamb Samosas

I can’t think of anything better to munch on than a samosa when it comes to snacking! The actual process of making Samosas, especially ones where the pastry is made from scratch, can be...

Classic Lamb & Potato Curry

Classic Lamb and Potato Curry is a combination which is a staple in my household and I guess in most Bangladeshi households. There is something about lamb and potatoes that never tires,...

Prawn & Sweet Potato Curry

A sweet curry? Yes, don’t knock it till you’ve tried it. Have you ever tried cooking sweet potato as a curry before? I hear many of you say ‘no’, well that’s good as...

Afelia’s Jumbo Sized Spicy Bean Burgers

Getting kids to eat chicken and meat is simple; my kids adore fish too and will happily eat the fish based dishes I cook. However, when it comes to foods that are based on vegetables or pulses it...
  • Creamy Chicken & Mushroom Pie
  • Creamy Chicken & Mushroom Pie

Creamy Chicken & Mushroom Pie

Who doesn’t love pie? Chicken pie, Shepherd’s pie, Fisherman’s pie, Quorn pie, I could go on forever, point being we all love a good pie! Growing up we used to have some of the...
  • Chicken Pakoras
  • Chicken Pakoras

Chicken Pakoras

The first time I tasted Chicken Pakoras was about ten years ago, my sister had been visiting family outside of London and there was a local restaurant that had this dish on their menu. Of course...

Quick Tandoori Chicken Wings

These wings can be eaten on their own, with chips or with rice. You may want to prepare a dish like this as a starter during Ramadan, kids and adults love it! This recipe Quick Tandoori Chicken...

Fresh Cream & Fruit Sponge Cake

I don’t think any kind of cake quite compares to a home made one. There is something about a simple home baked vanilla sponge that’s absolutely heavenly; the light, buttery, crumbly...