Minced beef with courgettes and hummus is one of my Greek inspired dishes and a real comfort food staple in this house. Any variation of mince is considered standard fare here in Scotland, we are brought up on mince and tatties after-all, but this dish raises the humble mince to new levels.
Beef Tagliata is an Italian dish that is perfect for the chilly winter months when you want comfort food but with a bit of sunshine thrown in at the same time. This recipe definitely hits the spot and will fill you and warm you and make you think of summer sunshine too.
Beef Stefado is my ultimate comfort food. This Greek stew is packed with aromatic herbs and spices and will warm your senses and your tummy on the coldest of nights. For me it will transport me from the snowy cold we have here in Scotland to my beloved Agia Galini with just one taste.
My daughter Idgy is a meat freak, she loves steak, pork, lamb and all those hearty dishes that incorporate them. I’m now tending towards lighter meat meals in that a slab of meat doesn’t really do it for me as it used to. I prefer little strips of meat mixed with veggies in the…