Det's cook book

Det's cook book

  • 44 Recipes
Mild fish and vegetable coconut curry

Mild fish and vegetable coconut curry

Cook time. 5 minutes Cook time. There is an awful lot to be said for a well-stocked cupboard. If I have a good selection of non-perishable basics in - spices, oils, cans etc - combined with a few random veggies and if I'm lucky some meat or fish in the freezer I can normally knock something fairly OK up
Cowboy Pork 'n' Beans

Cowboy Pork 'n' Beans

Last week I decided to embrace all things pioneer woman and had a go at a cowboy inspired meal - well really I just cooked the way I usually do but added bean and extra chilli
Cajun, Prawn, Chicken & Chorizo Rice with Fried Eggs

Cajun, Prawn, Chicken & Chorizo Rice with Fried Eggs

This original recipe in BBC Easy Cook magazine caught my eye by its visually appealing colours. Ultimately this could easily be a store cupboard dinner, maybe substitute the king prawns and chorizo for some bacon or cooked sausage
Sausage & Cheese Breakfast Muffins

Sausage & Cheese Breakfast Muffins

Make sure the butter has cooled enough to not cook the eggs. 1 cup crumbled, cooked turkey breakfast sausage. Spray a muffin tin with cooking spray and fill each of the 12 cups with the mixture. 1 cup crumbled, cooked turkey breakfast sausage
Jamaican Fish Stew

Jamaican Fish Stew

Meanwhile on the other hand the Jamaican Fish Stew is also unique on its own the thyme, ginger and Worcestershire sauce sets it apart from the other fish stews that are cooked similarly
Vegan lentil mushroom curry

Vegan lentil mushroom curry

Heat olive oil in a hot skillet. Pan fry the bell peppers, onion and the minced garlic until soft. Add the ginger and the mushrooms
One-Pot Vegetarian Jambalaya {A Meatless Monday Recipe

One-Pot Vegetarian Jambalaya {A Meatless Monday Recipe

Wilson’s cooking show before, but if you’ve never heard of him, he was a humorist that really knew people and loved sharing his Cajun culture by telling stories, while cooking Cajun food
Quick Cassoulet

Quick Cassoulet

He's a good cook, and he's not afraid to try new things. Cook, stirring frequently, over medium heat, until they begin to
Vegetable Chilli

Vegetable Chilli

Cook over a medium heat for about 5 minutes until softened. Cook over a medium heat for about 5 minutes until softened
Fish Casserole

Fish Casserole

One of my favourite ways of cooking is definitely one pot meals, they’re perfect for this time of year and you can add lots of ingredients making them really tasty
Seafood Spaghetti Marinara

Seafood Spaghetti Marinara

Longest cook time. fish and medium / large prawns, medium cook time. small prawns, shortest cook time. Cook pasta according to packet directions, but reduce the cooking time by 1 minute (because the pasta will finish cooking in the sauce). 1Separate the seafood mix based on cook time. Add fish and large prawns first, cook for 30 seconds. Add small prawns, cook for 30 seconds. Add calamari, cook for 1 minute. Cook for 3 minutes until onion is translucent. Low heat to medium high, bring to simmer and cook for 2 minutes. 1Add pasta, seafood, around ½ cup of reserved pasta cooking water into the sauce. Toss gently and cook for 1 to 2 minutes or until the sauce has thickened and coats the pasta
Prawn Linguine Pasta

Prawn Linguine Pasta

I like to cook linguine pasta with clams or prawns, so this recipe that I cooked, photographed and ate today as well is made with prawns (it was REALLY good so had to blog it right away
Curried Lentils with Spinach

Curried Lentils with Spinach

I cooked this up in the Judge Radiant frying pan. Stir through the cumin, stir well and let it cook for a few minutes
Veggie Cottage Pie

Veggie Cottage Pie

· Vegetarian, What’s Cooking. Cook gently, stirring occasionally until they are just softened but still brightly coloured
Creamy Avocado Pasta

Creamy Avocado Pasta

To cook the spaghetti. Once it starts to boil add the spaghetti and allow to cook till soft. Cooking time varies with the size and thickness of spaghetti
Fish Tagine

Fish Tagine

Ingredients. 5 chunks fish diced about 1. 5 inches. 1/4 green pepper. 1/4 orange pepper. 1/4 yellow pepper. 1/4 red pepper

20-minute seafood pasta

1 tbsp olive oil Olive oil ol-iv oyl Probably the most widely-used oil in cooking, olive oil is pressed from fresh olives. 1handful of parsley leaves, chopped, and lemon wedges to serve Parsley par-slee One of the most ubiquitous herbs in British cookery, parsley is also popular in European and…Heat the oil in a wok or large frying pan, then cook the onion and garlic over a medium heat for 5 mins until soft. 1Turn down the heat to a simmer, stir in the pasta and cook for 7 mins, stirring occasionally to stop the pasta from sticking. Stir in the seafood, cook for 3 mins more until it’s all heated through and the pasta is cooked, then season to taste