Category Archives: September

Beetroot Caviar

Yesterday this recipe of mine was printed in the new ‘Cook’ magazine in The Guardian. It’s bloody good…. Beetroot Caviar ……..a re-post Easy peasy. A brilliant and gorgeous, magenta puree.

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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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Sweet Sweetcorn Polenta with Roasted Greengages, Plums and Nectarines

In a previous post you’ll see I made fresh sweetcorn polenta, (sort of creamed corn.) using the fresh corn kernels stripped from it’s cob. Luckily part of our seasonal shopping haul on Monday at Ridley Road was sweetcorn still wrapped up in … Continue reading

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Beetroot and Cherry Tomato Harrissa Broth with Paneer and Ricotta dumplings

Beetroot and Cherry Tomato Harrissa Broth with Paneer and Ricotta dumplings A rich yet light soup that feels like it’s doing you good….

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Black Sesame Aubergines with Fresh Sweetcorn Polenta

Black Sesame Aubergines with Fresh Sweetcorn Polenta An easy and very yummy vegetarian main course, that even your meat eater friends will wanna have the recipe… Serves 4

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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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Butternut Squash Lasagne with Ricotta, Amaretti and Sage Butter – Sunday Dinner at mine.

Pure comfort food, this is a very easy recipe for a very creamy and rich lasagne. The unusual addition of amaretti biscuits crumbled through it, adds a light, almondy level of flavour……Really?! Amaretti in a savoury dish? Yep, Amaretti as a ravioli filling … Continue reading

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