Category Archives: Veg

Panzanella-esque Salad

Now that the sun is out and the garden is planted I’m in the mood for some fresh deliciousness.  What I find exciting about this recipe is that in a couple of months I’ll be able to pick almost all … Continue reading

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Membrillo

Now this is a great thing to make on a gloomy rainy autumn Saturday – you need a couple of quinces, some sugar and a good dose of patience.  You also want to be doing something else while you’re making … Continue reading

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Get It While It’s Hot

With only a couple of weeks left of the Asparagus season you don’t want to miss out on the delicious freshness of the home grown stuff.  Go to a greengrocer where it’s likely to be fresher than the supermarket and … Continue reading

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Skordalia and Home Grown Purple Sprouting Broccoli

It turns out that the garden did not miss me at all while I was on holiday, in fact, I’d say it positively thrived.  I guess things just want to grow and they go for it, which certainly makes my … Continue reading

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Squashed Apple Soup

There’s an evening with a bit of a difference at ours tonight.  A group of friends are coming round for some life drawing, which all materialised because the lovely class I used to enjoy at the Bonnington Centre has come … Continue reading

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Simple Salad

I started this year out so well; keeping my office tidy, working in a structured, orderly fashion, going to the gym and posting here regularly.  But come the end of January, I’d had enough and most good intentions were thrown … Continue reading

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Warm Lentil and Pepper Salad

First off, Happy New Year!  I’ve returned from the mayhem of Christmas with many a good resolution to post more regularly and am starting off the year with a good healthy lentil salad.   Simple and cheap to make and … Continue reading

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