Cheddar, dill & beer loaf

Ingredients 360g organic flour – either all white or ½ white & ½ brown 120g mature Cheddar – grated 2 tablespoons finely chopped dill (or substitute chives if you prefer) ½ teaspoon local honey 2 teaspoons baking powder 300ml pilsner/lager at room temperature (non-alcoholic works too) 1.5 teaspoons salt Butter at room temperature Method Combine…

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

Greek inspired ‘spanakopita’ mushrooms

Life’s not too short to stuff these! Greek inspired ‘spanakopita’ mushrooms Spinach + feta + spring onions + dill C R E A T I V E  C O O K E R Y   L ES S O N S  |  O X F O R D E A T W E L L…

Courgette and halloumi cakes

 Grated courgettes + halloumi + dried mint + spring onions + garlic + flour (for gluten-free: chickpea flour or ground almonds) + egg + S & P  Shallow fry in olive oil unitl golden & finish off in oven – surprisingly good served with just a dollop of guacamole! Olive oil + S & P…

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 +…

Baked ham & eggs

Tomato pureé + oregano + olive oil + sea salt flakes Mix together with some cold water to make a sauce Spread over the base of your oven-proof dish Add ham + eggs + S&P Drizzle over some more olive oil Bake ’til cooked Good with granary toast or home-made dough balls Swap the ham…

Halloumi Heaven – Part II

  Beetroot, halloumi and carrot ‘burgers’ / cakes               Grated beetroot + carrots + halloumi + thyme + spring onions + garlic + flour + egg + S & P       Rocket & honey + Dijon mustard + lemon dressing Courgette and  halloumi cakes      …