Vietnamese spring rolls The best discovery I made in Vietnam was these soft sh…

Vietnamese spring rolls The best discovery I made in Vietnam was these soft shell spring rolls. The rice paper can be found in most supermarkets or Asian stores and just need a quick dip in water to bring them to a soft, pliable wrap. They are a great sharing dish if you stick everything in … Read more

No blender vegetable soup As I have found out through my time traveling, only …

No blender vegetable soup As I have found out through my time traveling, only a handful of hostels have a working blender. This is a real shame since soup is one of the easiest and best ways to use up leftover or cheap vegetables. I have come up with a range of adapted soup recipes, which will be … Read more

Teriyaki skewers This is a fantastic, healthy recipe when your chicken dishes …

Teriyaki skewers This is a fantastic, healthy recipe when your chicken dishes get a little boring. The honey balances the saltiness of the sauce and gives a nice sticky glaze, which can also be used to toss vegetables in, used as a stir fry sauce or just mixed through rice.   Ingredients – serves 2 (£3.72 total) 2 Chicken breasts, … Read more

Croque Madame This version of a Croque madame leaves out the cheese sauce, nor…

Croque Madame This version of a Croque madame leaves out the cheese sauce, normally spread ontop of the finished sandwich before grilling the sandwich until golden. If you have the time to include this, the sauce recipe can be found under the cauliflower and bacon cheese recipe in the Travel Chef eBook.  Most hostels don’t have toastie machines, … Read more