home cooked food, done properly.

Take a look at our ever-growing collection of easy to follow recipes! There’s homemade breads, hearty main courses, next level lunches, impressive desserts & much more…

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Hi, my name’s Ben & welcome to my blog Salt. Butter. Smoke.

I am a professional chef turned food blogger, recipe developer & content creator. I make easy to follow recipes that are developed in my home kitchen, on a farm in the UK.

On this blog, we’ll be learning to cook like a pro & I’ll show you how to bring restaurant quality food to your home kitchen!

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What’s For Dinner?

Take your main meal of the day to another level! Here you’ll find a collection of quick & easy dinners to serve throughout the week, as well as show stopping main courses to serve at the weekend!

Lunch Ideas

Lunch doesn’t have to be boring! Take a look at our collection of delicious lunch recipes! We’ve got classic sandwiches, refreshing salads, sharing dip plates, scotch eggs & more…

Homemade Ice Creams!

The best homemade ice creams! Here you’ll find scoops of a wide variety of flavours, from classic vanilla, to stracciatella & ripples.