Kid Goat Shoulder Pilaf

This recipe was borne out of necessity. I had accidentally invited nine people for dinner on a Thursday night and wouldn’t be back from work until 7pm. I had braised the kid shoulder the night before ready to go but still didn’t know what was going to go with it! Kid is a mild meat that […]

Chicken Breast with Bulgur Salad and Coconut Oil Dressing

Coconut oil has numerous health benefits which you can read about here. It is a versatile ingredient, it can top your muesli, be used like butter or olive oil in cooking, it can also be used in baking to replace other fats. Apparently people also rub in on their skin for some reason too. I’ll stick to […]

Ottolenghi’s Pistachio Soup with Rose Petal Jam

I’m a huge fan of Yottam Ottolenghi and Sammi Tamimi’s Jerusalem cookbook. Full of stories from their hometown, it is brimming with delicious recipes using fresh ingredients from the whole of the East Mediterranean. Working at Gourmet Goat and learning about the food of the area from Nadia who grew up in Cyprus, it was great to […]

Fig, Almond, Fennel and Rocket Salad with Raspberry Dressing

A fresh summer salad using beautiful figs that are just coming into season, make sure they are just ripe but not too soft. The fresh figs go brilliantly with toasted almonds and fennel seeds, peppery rocket leaves and a sweet, tart raspberry dressing. Parmesan shavings add salty umami and the whole thing is freshened up with zingy mint leaves. All […]

Dukkah Kid Goat Chops with Couscous Salad

Dukkah is an Egyptian spice mix that varies in its make up but usually includes cumin, coriander, sesame seeds and black pepper. This recipe is adapted for use with kid goat chops which are delicate in flavour and therefore shouldn’t be overpowered by strong spices. The fresh vegetables and citrus in the light cous-cous salad complement the kid […]

Marinated Kid Goat Chops with Crispy Potatoes

This is a simple but delicious recipe using ingredients that complement the delicate kid chops. The meat is marinated overnight in light mediterranean flavours of olive oil, garlic, thyme and lemon, then cooked quickly at a high temperature. Kid chops are naturally tender so they’re excellent cooked medium – well done.