Category Archives: January

Seville Orange Curd

No excuses, just a new post……Hoo-friggin- yay! Seville Orange Curd I had bought some Seville oranges form my local organic veg box scheme, (Organic Wick) they sat in my fruit bowl….and sat….and sat…..and sat….until I eventually got round to making … Continue reading

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Beetroot, Coconut, Orange and Pomegranate Soup

For Magali. I know I promised. At last here’s the recipe…. Beetroot,  Coconut, Orange and Pomegranate Soup

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Pumpkin Chicken Spinach Soup

More than a mere soup. This is a main meal. It’s rich, it’s filling, it’s gorgeous. Oh yes and it’s easy…. Lou asked if tofu would work in this for a vegetarian option? Sure does, add it in place of … Continue reading

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Beetroot Coconut Curry – And then I had it again….

I had it again and this time I stirred in 75 ml whipping cream into each portion, added some freshly boiled eggs to the top with the crushed cashews. A rich, sweet and filling and a brilliant vegetarian dish that … Continue reading

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Beetroot Coconut Curry

Delish. Now that’s a colour that sings to me on a winters day. With chicken…………………………………….and without chicken………… More beetroot in the veg box, so scrubbed them all and bunged them in the oven. Easy. Then made this simple curry.

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Cauliflower Puree and Sausages – Simply gorgeous

Cauliflower Puree and Sausages 1 cauliflower, 300 ml whipping cream , 100 ml milk, salt, freshly ground black pepper and that’s it. Simply gorgeous.

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Winter Slaw with Chicken and Mustard Mayo – A veg box special….

I started off with the idea of making a Remoulade. (a simple salad made with raw celeriac, cut into fine matchsticks and mixed with a Dijon flavoured mayo.)  But diverted from the original and just used a grainy mustard, added … Continue reading

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Toffee and Thyme Parsnips

Last night I got a tweet from Kerri Palmer @dancingq5, saying that she had tried my recipe for Banana Tarte Tatin in Dinner at Mine, but that the sugar and butter remained granular when she was cooking it.

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