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Garden

Nasturtium Walnut and Rocket salad with chèvre and caramelised onion

By On July 7, 2016

The Nasturtium flowers are beginning to take over a large corner of the veggie patch now. Their twisting fronds have spread up over the pergola and are now winding their way through… Read More

Dairy free

Autumn salad of purple sprouting broccoli,’wet’ walnuts and heritage carrots recipe

By On October 19, 2015

Autumn brings a wonderful variety of fruit and vegetables to the table and one of my favourites has got to be ‘wet’ walnuts. Their creamy delicate texture is something quite different to… Read More

Dinner

Tomato tart with basil dressing recipe

By On September 7, 2015

If ever there was a reason for growing your own vegetables it has to be the taste of your first homegrown tomato. The taste is so exquisitely different from those you buy… Read More

Dairy free

Panzanella /rustic tomato bread salad recipe

By On August 6, 2015

I have just come back from spending a few glorious days in the Le Marche region of Italy. Gastronomically, Italy ticks all the boxes for me, as each region has its own… Read More

Cake

Classic French apricot tart

By On July 21, 2015

I think one of the best things to come out of France (apart from wine and cheese) has got to be their patisserie. Whether you are sauntering down the rue Bonaparte in… Read More

Eggs

Courgette, Pecorino and basil frittata

By On July 17, 2015

I am often being asked for “use up what’s in the fridge recipes”, which are quick, simple and also healthy and tasty too. Frittata or omelettes are a great vehicle for this… Read More

5 a day

Skinny summer salad with edible flowers

By On June 29, 2015

This year I decided to plant some edible flowers to add to my kitchen garden and, for a first attempt  (though I say it myself!) they have been a huge success. The… Read More

Dinner

Spinach and ricotta gnocchi with girolle mushrooms

By On June 19, 2015

My little vegetable plot is really thriving now and producing vast quantities of spinach and courgettes. In fact if I’m really honest I got a little carried away in the sowing and… Read More

Blueberry Jam

Blueberry Jam Recipe

By On August 17, 2013

  I started making blueberry jam a few years ago and handed a few pots out to family and friends. This has proved to be a bit of a double edged sword… Read More