A Glug of Oil

Delicious and easy recipes for everyday cooking. Midweek dinner ideas and easy dinner party recipes.

How to make homemade Roasted Marinated Peppers. I had some bell peppers in my fridge that I hadn't got round to using. Not wanting to wa...
Okay, as you know we do like a nice curry now and then!  I'm always trying different types of curry and messing about with recipes until...
Lemon Butter Sauce for Fish Okay - I have a story to tell. A while back I replied to an advert looking for people interested in being ...
Chocolate Mousse Recipe I saw a recipe for a chocolate mousse with chilli in Gino D'Acampo's book Fantastico and had to make it...
There's nothing like a good sausage casserole - delicious and filling, perfect for cold winter days. You could batch cook and make...
Blackberry and Apple Crumble is a joy to eat. Proper comfort food is served with custard but of course icecream is still good. Even me, who ...
Although I based this recipe on one from Jamie Oliver's book 'Happy Days with the Naked Chef'  but I then did my own thing with ...
Hunter's chicken or Pollo alla cacciatora Nigella Lawson was on the TV cooking Pollo Alla Cacciatora or Hunters Chicken and I ...
I saw these in the October issue of 'Olive' magazine and HAD to make them! You can, of course, make them bigger by just using more ...
I saw this dessert in the Autumn issue of Woman and Home 'Feel Good Food' magazine. Please excuse the dreadful photo but it was far ...
Sweet and Sour Pork in Batter After reading loads of recipes for Chinese sweet and sour pork in batter, I came up with this. Totally wort...
Pork with Sage and Stilton - Jamie Oliver I came across this in a Jamie Oliver book 'Cook with Jamie' and had to give it a...
Chicken Peperonata I saw this in a book called 'Fantastico' by Gino D'Acampo and thought it looked rather yummy. I hav...
I found this in Sainsbury's magazine and thought it looked interesting! It would go with an Indian meal, but I'm not too sure what ...
In my fridge, I had some soft goats cheese and baby plum tomatoes and in my freezer, I had some ready-made puff pastry. And in...
How to make Roquefort Sauce Roquefort sauce is so very easy to make. Steak is my all-time favourite food to eat. For me, it has to...
Marsala Honey Pears with Gorgonzola by Nigella Lawson, I came across it in her book, Nigella Express. Please excuse my poor photo, it really...
Today I made Beef Stifado, once again I searched the net for recipes, and once again found soooooo many different versions. In the end...