Rachel Khoo

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January 7th, 2015

Flavour of the month – Light and Fresh

It’s only January 7th and by now I’m pretty sure you’ve been bombarded with diet tips, detox plans, juice cleanses and every other weight loss strategy under the sun. I prefer the French attitude to easing yourself out of the Christmas indulgence with a final hurrah in [...]

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January 5th, 2015

New Year Monday Musings

* Really like this short film ‘The Interviewer’ from Australian group Bus Stop Films – a powerful message about why inclusion is important. * Seriously impressed by this young lady, Louise, who’s cooked and blogged every recipe from my book ‘The [...]

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December 19th, 2014

Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas

I can’t quite believe it’s nearly the end of 2014 and I’m here writing my Christmas blog post. Where has the time gone? I’ve had to stop and pinch myself at various points this year; so much has happened. I completely failed one of my objectives (my [...]

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December 16th, 2014

Have you seen my Pinterest UK Christmas Pin Picks?

I’ve been a fan of Pinterest for a while, so I was really excited when I was asked to get involved with a festive-themed Pin Picks. Of course I said yes! The ‘Your best ever Christmas dinner’ Pin Picks features four boards from me to whet your appetite, as [...]

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December 15th, 2014

Recipe: Omelette pinwheels

Entertaining over the festive season can be stressful, especially if you’re hosting a party which requires the preparation of lots of canapés. This is where my Omelette pinwheels recipe comes in. Not only is it quick and easy to prepare, but it’s also versatile [...]

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December 15th, 2014

Solar Monday Musings

* Genius – flatpack stove which runs on solar energy and is powered by biofuel. An amazing innovation, developed by African Clean Energy to help combat the problems caused by cooking on open fires. * Doesn’t the trailer for the new Pixar film Inside Out look fun? [...]

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December 12th, 2014

My snapshots…exploring Melbourne

I’ve had so much fun during this brief trip to Melbourne. It’s been great meeting so many amazing producers and sampling local foodie treats like this Columbian hot chocolate with cheese (sounds weird I know, but it’s good!) and delicious fried chicken at [...]

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December 10th, 2014

Christmas tips and recipes

Christmas is nearly upon us – for some it’s an enjoyable culinary escapade, and for others it’s highly stressful. I for one feel that Christmas Day (come to think of it – all festive celebrations) should be as stress-free as possible. While the food [...]

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December 8th, 2014

Recipe: Goat’s cheese truffles

I’m a complete cheese fiend, so I always like to serve up something cheese-based when entertaining. These little Goat’s Cheese Truffles are perfect for the festive season; easy and quick to prepare, yet they’ll certainly impress your guests! I like to serve [...]

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December 8th, 2014

Hopeful Monday Musings

* As regular readers know, I’m a big fan of hip hop. So I was warmed to see this video on the Guardian website about SlumGods, an Indian hip hop dance crew who are supporting children and challenging stereotypes. * Amazing innovation: edible plates that can be put in [...]

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