Halloumi Bake

Halloumi Bake

The quickest and tastiest dish about. You will love this one MOB.

Cooking Time (Includes Preparation Time): 35 Minutes

Notes:

Try to get the vegetable stock pots.

Feeds: 4 People

Ingredients:

  • 2 Blocks of Halloumi

  • 100g of Kalamata Olives

  • 1 Teaspoon of Capers

  • 2 Aubergines

  • 2 Brown Onions

  • 2 Fennel Bulbs

  • 800g of Passata

  • 4 Teaspoons of Fennel Seeds

  • 2 Teaspoons of Chilli Flakes

  • 3 Peppers

  • 1 Bunch of Basil

  • 1 Cube of Vegetable Stock

  • 2 Courgettes

  • Salt

  • Pepper

Method:

  1. Preheat your oven to 180°C.

  2. Chop up your aubergines and add them into a non-stick frying pan. Cook until they brown, remove from the pan and set aside.

  3. Add your chopped onion along with 2 tsp of fennel seeds and 1 tsp of chilli flakes. Give it a good stir. Chop up your fennel, peppers and courgettes. Add to the pan and stir everything together.

  4. Once the peppers and onions have cooked through, add the aubergine, olives and capers. Add the passata, chop up your basil and add this along with your vegetable stock, salt and pepper. Mix everything together and add 100ml of water and keep mixing. Cook for 12 minutes on a medium heat. Once the sauce is nice and thick, flatten it out with the top of a spoon.

  5. Chop up your Halloumi and place each slice on top of the thick mixture. Sprinkle the remaining fennel seeds and chilli flakes over the top. Finish with a drizzle of olive oil. Place under the grill for 12 minutes until golden and bubbling.

  6. Enjoy!

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