Malai Chicken Tikka

I’m not going to waffle on today but here is a nice and light malai chicken tikka recipe. You may have had the bright red chicken tikka; malai (cream) chicken tikka is the softer and creamier sister of the bunch and a breeze to make! Plus, it is the perfect dish for this bbq weather […]

Chicken Shawarma

Since Ramadan is over, dinner in my house is returning to a somewhat healthy state. No deep-frying, unless its doughnuts because no one can say no to doughnuts, and no desserts, unless it’s ice cream, chocolatey, pastry, or cookie based. Okay, basically it doesn’t seem like much has changed but pinky promise, I’m trying to […]

Layered Pavlova

EID MUBARAK! And here is the last Ramadan recipe for this year… a layered strawberries and cream pavlova dessert! Not one pavlova but three whole pavlovas sandwiched together with freshly whipped vanilla cream and sweet berries. The perfect sweet ending to this month of fasting. 

Tips on Hosting Eid during Lockdown

This Ramadan, I like to think we made the most of the opportunity of being at home by reflecting on ourselves, spending quality time with other household members, and having been able to really focus on our prayers and fasts. It could possibly be the best Ramadan yet in terms of spiritually connecting with ourselves […]

10 Easy Eid Recipes Using Fridge and Pantry Staples

This year, Eid may seem a little different to usual but in Anisa Cook’s own words:  “We finally have a Ramadan where we can focus on ourselves, family, and of course Ramadan itself properly”

Saffron Milk Cake

Who’s up for another indulgent Eid dessert? Meeeee. Today, it is a saffron milk cake.  A light and airy, saffron-infused sponge cake, topped with vanilla cream, crushed nuts, and rose petals, and sitting in a small pool of saffron milk. This dessert just spells out EID if you ask me. 

Chicken Kiev

You may have biryani planned for Eid lunch but in my house, we have chicken kiev. And that’s because everything about it is Eid-worthy. 

No Bake Mango Cheesecake

There is always a stand out dessert every Eid and even if you aren’t celebrating with the entire family this year, why not make a show stopping dessert for yourself. This no bake cheesecake is not only impressive to look at, but it’s incredibly easy to put together. You can even make smaller portions to […]

Easy Chicken Biryani

Not with mum this Ramadan and going to miss out on some traditional biryani? Do not worry, I have got the easiest and most delicious cheat biryani recipe for you. It takes less than an hour to put together too! 

Cinnamon Rolls

Cinnabon may have left London but you can bring that delicious Cinnabon waft to your own kitchen in no time at all! These warm cinnamon rolls with cream cheese frosting are the perfect snack in between iftar and sehri and go well with a hot cup of tea.