Quick and Easy Asparagus and Parmesan Tarts

Asparagus and Parmesan Tart on feedingboys.co.uk

These ridiculously easy asparagus and parmesan tarts look ultra impressive, so are perfect for showing off without going to a lot of effort. Lazy? Me? Yep! Ideal for dinner party starters or family lunches when you don’t have a lot of time to prepare. Serve with a whole heap of salad leaves and you’ve got yourself a […]

Chocolate Hazelnut Crumble Tarts

Chocolate Hazelnut Crumble Tarts for Father's Day by Katie Bryson for Channel 4

A delectable dessert for dads this Father’s Day, these good looking Chocolate Hazelnut Crumble Tarts are a breeze to make with the kids. Can you see the biscuit base going on here? Totally gets you out of any pastry faffing, and allows the stress-relieving practice of biscuit-bashing to be employed. Cooking is my therapy after all. […]

Bacon and Egg Puff Tarts

Bacon and Egg Puff Tart on Feedingboys.co.uk

Where would we be without the great British staple of bacon and eggs? If we’ve ever feeling low in this house, that’s our go-to fill the frying pan meal! Me and the boys go streaky, Matthew has his weird veggie bacon, but we’re all happy I’ve taken the classic and i’ve made it into puff […]

Video: How to make a quick puff pastry tart

Puff pastry tart

I want to build up a selection of videos showing you first-hand how to make some of my favourite family recipes. I started with home-made pizza, and this week it’s time for the trusty puff pastry tart to make an appearance. It really could not be any easier to put together… and here is the […]

Leek, sweetcorn and goats cheese tarts

Leek Sweetcorn and Goats Cheese Tarts

Smart enough for a dinner party starter but equally at home on a chipped plate for a quick weekend lunch – however you want to set the scene for this tart, it’s super speedy to prepare. The in-laws were mega impressed with this meal which is always a bonus, especially when I want to repay […]

Roasted tomato tart with goats cheese and pesto


Roasted tomatoes are such a pleasure, especially at this time of year when homegrown varieties are plentiful and full of flavour. I halved 10 large tomatoes and put them on an oven tray – scattered them with chopped garlic, some sprigs of thyme and plenty of seasoning, then drizzled with extra virgin olive oil and […]

Hot smoked salmon and purple sprouting lattice tart


I’m very partial to a puff pastry tart – very quick to put together and results in a tasty and satisfying family supper. This version is inspired by May’s Good Food Magazine. They suggest using poached salmon and broccoli as toppings, but I found some honey roasted hot smoked salmon at Sainsbury’s and there was […]

Tomato and pesto tart


Open any food magazine and I pretty much guarantee there is a puff pastry tart recipe in there somewhere. I’m guessing it’s a staple with food editors across the land because you can top it with anything that takes your fancy and it tends to look pretty magnificent yet is a cinch to make. Blocks […]