Baked squash stuffed with quinoa & halloumi

Hollow out squash & par-bake Saute the scooped out squash & garlic in olive oil Fill the par-baked squash with the sauteed squash + cooked quinoa + skinned seeded tomatoes + blanched spinach + chopped marinated olives + chives + dill + paprika + diced +  halloumi Return to oven and cook through

Chorizo, red pepper and Romesco pizza – Italy meets Spain!

Prepare a batch of pizza dough, using your favourite recipe Make the Romesco by pounding together in a pestle mortar:  roasted red peppers + toasted almond & hazelnuts + fried bread + cayenne + paprika + garlic + sea salt+ olive oil Spread over the the prepared Romesco over the pizza base Finely grate Manchego…

Croque Monsieur

Ham + Gruyere + Dijon mustard + quality sliced white bread Spread mustard on bread Top with sliced ham & sliced or grated Gruyere Top with another slice of bread Butter both sides of the bread & place the sandwich in a hot ‘dry’ frying pan Cook over medium heat (about 3-4 minutes)  or until…

Mexican sweetcorn, chilli & coriander fritters

Ingredients: 75g plain flour 25g cornflour 1 tsp baking powder ½ teaspoon of paprika Pinch of chilli powder As much finely chopped red chillies as you like 1 egg S & P 150 ml milk, or more if needed 200g frozen or fresh sweetcorn 1 tblspn chopped coriander 1 tblspn chopped spring onions 1 small…

Greek, Mexican and Spanish inspired pizza

Greek Slice courgettes thinly Toast some pine nuts Spread tomato sauce on the pizza base Top with courgettes  + halloumi + pine nuts + oregano Drizzle with dill olive oil Season and cook for 5 minutes at the highest temperature your oven can achieve Mexican Avocado + garlic + red onion + red pepper +…

Brunch – chickpea pancakes

Infuse olive oil with rosemary and garlic Make a pancake batter – chickpea flour (or any flour you like) + water + S&P (or Greek yoghurt and water for a richer pancake) Chill batter for a while Fry up your pancakes in the rosemary and garlic infused olive oil Coarsely mash together avocado + lemon…

Chorizo – two ways

Patatas a la Riojana Fry the chorizo whole or slice on the diagonal Divide the fried chorizo in 2 portions Fry the potatoes until golden + peppers + garlic +  fried chorizo + paprika + chilli Tomatoes/onions/salt cod/pork can be added if you fancy Add water + salt + pepper Cover and cook until the…

Pork & chorizo meatballs

From the top: Finely diced red chillies Meatballs: pork + chorizo + Manchego + parsley + garlic + paprika Spaghetti mixed with pan-fried garlic red peppers For more meatball ideas visit: Meatball Deli  |  http://www.meatball-deli.co.uk   |  For the love of meatballs!