Spicy Roasted Almonds

Spicy Roasted Almonds. A recipe by It's Not Complicated Recipes.

These Spicy Roasted Almonds can be prepared quickly and easily, taking less than 30 minutes from start to finish. Furthermore, there are just four ingredients. This makes them an ideal appetiser when you’re short of time or when unexpected guests arrive. Why we love these Spicy Roasted Almonds: I’m a huge fan of roasted nuts. It’s a simple process which … Read More

Smoked Salmon Pate

My Smoked Salmon Pate is a delicious appetiser. It is a dish that you can prepare in just ten minutes, or less if you work quickly!! I love to serve this when I have friends or family over – even those who are not huge seafood fans can’t resist this creamy, flavoursome dip! For this recipe, I use Hot Smoked … Read More

Chocolate Pretzel Easter Nests

If you’re seeking some Easter inspiration, these Chocolate Pretzel Easter Nests may just be the answer. There are few recipes which are simpler than this, and there are not many that will be more fun to make. In fact, this could be a great activity to make with your children. It can get quite messy – but I think that’s … Read More

Chocolate and Peanut Butter Banana Bites

My Chocolate and Peanut Butter Banana Bites are a bit of a mouthful to say, but it’s a mouthful you’re going to enjoy eating! On Monday, I shared with you my recipe for Roasted Carrot Hummus, at the request of my good friend Erica from Bring Your Own Kombucha. Erica asked me to write a sweet and savoury recipe, ideal … Read More

Roasted Carrot Hummus

I love a quickly prepared appetiser. My Roasted Carrot Hummus is ideal when you are entertaining, or looking for a delicious and nutritious snack! I was speaking with my good friend Erica from Bring Your Own Kombucha recently. Erica was keen for a couple of easily prepared, healthy treats for Easter. I suggested one of my favourite dips, my Roasted … Read More

Soy Roasted Almonds

Soy Roasted Almonds are a delicious snack that takes minutes to prepare. You can enjoy them served warm straight from the oven or make them in advance and serve cool. They are a delicious nibble served with your beverage of choice. Enjoy with my Strawberry Prosecco or Cosmopolitan. I also love to keep the almonds on hand for when I … Read More

Bacon and Onion Tarts

These Bacon and Onion Tarts are not dissimilar to a mini quiche. They’re simple to make, and utterly delicious. Best of all, you can cook them prior to your guests’ arrival and reheat just before serving. I do love something you can prepare in advance! I serve these tarts frequently at my dinner parties – they’re the perfect pre-dinner nibble, … Read More

Savoury Appetisers for New Year’s Eve

Welcome the New Year in style with these stylish and delicious Savoury Appetisers. We wanted to share some of our favourite recipes with you – and best of all, they can be prepared in advance, leaving you a relaxed host. New Year’s Eve is arguably the most festive night of the year. These simple, yet special, party food suggestions are … Read More

Easy Hummus

Easy Hummus

When I want a quickly prepared appetiser, I invariably turn to my recipe for Easy Hummus. I can prepare it in minutes from ingredients I almost always have on hand, in less time than it takes to go to the store to buy a tub. Not surprisingly, the home-made version tastes infinitely better than the store bought. Plus, there is … Read More

Gluten-Free Jam Shortbreads

Jam Shortbreads

I am certain that you will love these gluten-free Jam Shortbread Cookies. Their elegant appearance completely belies the ease with which they are made. The buttery shortbread is melt-in-the-mouth delicious and finished delightfully with a topping of jam. They are lovely served at any time but I find them an ideal addition to my Christmas baking. I’m particularly fond of … Read More