A Glug of Oil

Good and tasty recipes, home cooking comfort foods such as cottage pie, cheesy baked pasta, casserole and slow cooker dishes.

There are some wines that benefit from being allowed to ‘breathe’.  Oxygen can affect wines in a number of ways and it is important to und...
The perfect lazy day breakfast of scrambled eggs on toast topped with crispy bacon and roasted tomatoes. Serve with a nice cup of coffee (t...
What is Croque Monsieur? It's basically a grilled ham club-style sandwich, with a lovely cheesy b├ęchamel sauce poured over and popped un...
Simple to make and good to eat. Lovely moist chicken with a slight saltiness from the Parma ham but also a bit tangy from the goats cheese ...
For many Italians, just as you would never eat dry pasta, the idea of eating any pasta dish without wine is unwelcome. Image by Rene Pi...
Having been very kindly sent this 'Detox and Relax' Fruit Gift basket from First4Hampers to review, I have to say I'm totally i...
Easy and quick to make - pan-fried pork loin steaks.  There's no need to fuss marinading the pork for any length of time first, just g...
Stuffed Jacket Potatoes with Melty Cheese, Tomatoes and Bacon Pieces are totally delicious. Jacket potatoes or baked potatoes, what do you c...
Every good chef knows that it’s important to keep their knives honed.  This new 2-Stage Sabatier Sharpener from Judge Cookware makes the jo...