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Comfort food

Creamy and comforting Apple and Celeriac soup

By On February 8, 2017

Its been particularly cold recently and I’ve just been recovering from a rather revolting bug so haven’t really felt much like eating… I know its very unlike me! Now I’m back in… Read More

Comfort food

Baked aubergines with miso and sesame

By On January 25, 2017

With this foggy freezing weather it’s really good to eat something warm and comforting… but at the same time I don’t want to feel completely stuffed. So these baked aubergines glazed with… Read More

Comfort food

Pot roast Pheasant with apples and calvados

By On December 3, 2016

My mother was rather a modest cook but one thing that she really did excel at was in the cooking of game. Jugged hair, partridge with cream and mushrooms, pheasant pie and… Read More

Dinner

Gnocchi sardi with tomatoes and chorizo recipe

By On November 25, 2015

I have been beavering away making loads of canapés this past week for various Christmas parties. Delicious though they are after spending a whole day wrapping, folding and baking, I fancied having… Read More

Comfort food

Quick fish pie with spinach and tomatoes recipe

By On October 30, 2015

There is something really comforting about a really good fish pie. Soft flaky fish, coated in a rich  (sometimes) cheesy sauce, then topped with a gorgeous buttery mashed potato. It has been… Read More

Comfort food

Gluten free red minestrone recipe, with basil and Parmesan

By On October 27, 2015

Homemade soup is a fantastic way of using up various bits of leftover meat, fish and vegetables which have been lurking in the back of the fridge. Blitzed together they are a… Read More

Comfort food

Rice pudding with spiced apple and salted caramel sauce recipe

By On October 21, 2015

There has been a bumper crop of apples this year in the UK and I have to admit that I was running out of ideas in which to use up my ‘apple… Read More

Dairy free

Red dhal with caramelised onions, beetroot and candied tomatoes

By On October 16, 2015

Now autumn is firmly upon us and the nights are turning quite chilly. It’s a great time to make bowls of warming soups and one pot meals. The type of food which… Read More

Dinner

Beetroot, feta and pearl barley risotto

By On May 12, 2015

Out of all the root vegetables beetroot has got to be my favourite. Its rich deep  earthy flavour when roasted, only needs  just a little drizzle of olive oil, some sea salt… Read More

Dinner

Seafood and Pasta in the Rolling Hills of Montalcino

By On July 6, 2013

I was in  Tuscany  a couple of weeks ago staying in this incredible castle which had 360 degree views over the rolling hills of Montalcino. There I  and had the most amazing… Read More