Category: Food for Friends

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An Indian feast: Mughali Chicken

We were having five people over for dinner on Saturday night and, as I was digging through the cookbooks looking for inspiration, the boyfriend asked if I had ever cooked an Indian curry from first principles. Well, with a challenge like that it didn’t take me too long to dig out a few recipes that I’d been wanting to try for a while.

Hot Smoked Salmon and Leek Tart 4

Hot Smoked Salmon and Leek Tart

The first time that the boyfriend’s parents were coming to dinner, last summer in Ireland, was a bit of a challenge.

A Mexican-style meal: Ruth’s Refried Beans, Guacamole and Salsa 0

A Mexican-style meal: Ruth’s Refried Beans, Guacamole and Salsa

Last night we had a couple of the boyfriend’s friends staying over, thus giving me an opportunity to cook dinner for more than the usual two people.

A Mexican-style meal: Ruth's Refried Beans, Guacamole and Salsa 0

A Mexican-style meal: Ruth's Refried Beans, Guacamole and Salsa

Last night we had a couple of the boyfriend’s friends staying over, thus giving me an opportunity to cook dinner for more than the usual two people.