Roasted Leg of Lamb

My favorite Sunday lunch roast of all is a fragrant leg of lamb with Mint Sauce (or jelly when I’m feeling lazy). Roasts are surprisingly easy to do. It is by far and away the easiest way to feed a party of people…. Keep Reading »

Slow Cooked Guinness Corned Beef Brisket

I celebrate every St. Patrick’s Day, and anytime I’m pining for Ireland with this delicious slow-cooked version of corned beef. It’s so simple – just dump in all the ingredients, turn the slow cooker on, and come back in 5 hours to a hot meal… Keep Reading »

Lemon Garlic Roast Chicken

Tangy and simple, yet sensationally flavorful, this is easily my favorite roast chicken recipe served with crispy roast potatoes, carrots and parsnips. What’s not to love with dinner in one pan?… Keep Reading »

Sicilian Halibut

I’ve been making this recipe since my first client requested it, and it still makes me drool ten years later. It seems like everything but the kitchen sink goes into it, yet it somehow creates the perfect symphony of aromas, contrasting textures, and flavors so… Keep Reading »

Roast Beef

One of my favorite memories of my first trip to London as a teen, was of having a proper Sunday lunch at Simpson’s on the Strand. The famous carvery was known for it’s succulent roast beef, perfectly crisp roast potatoes and Yorkshire pudding, all smothered… Keep Reading »

Old Fashioned Apple Crumble

One whiff of warm cinnamon apple crumble baking in the oven seems to make the entire house smell cozy! Adding old fashioned oatmeal to the crumb topping adds an extra dimension of texture and crunch to just the right amount of tartness with a hint… Keep Reading »

Lemon Garlic Roast Chicken

Friday Food Tip: Roast Chicken Bondage

No, chickens are not into S&M, but have you ever been disappointed with dry breast meat from your roast chicken? Or, maybe the breast was perfect, but the legs and thighs were still bloody? Trussing them (tying the legs together and tucking the wings underneath)… Keep Reading »

The Traditional English Sunday Lunch

Julie Anne & Nick Rhodes by Rex
I do get homesick for England. One of the things I miss most (apart from my daughter and friends) is the traditional Sunday roast lunch. This is not the kind of meal you cook for one.

The Swan in Notting… Keep Reading »