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Comfort food

Pappa Al Pomodoro -a giant hug in a bowl!

By On October 5, 2016

If ever there was a soup that could put a smile upon your face it has to be Pappa al Pomodoro.   That first mouthful mmm… what can I say you have… Read More

Comfort food

Spaghetti with sweet peppers, tomato and chilli recipe

By On February 8, 2016

It’s funny how little quirks and rituals seem to slip into family life, particularly where food is concerned. Fish on Friday, because I always pass the fishmonger on Friday’s. Saturday night steak… Read More

Dinner

Pan fried fillets of plaice with pancetta and mushy peas recipe

By On January 26, 2016

I have been rushing around a lot recently so meals have been rather thrown together at the last minute. In another vague attempt to teach my father to cook, we made  fillets… Read More

Dinner

Crab linguine with lemon and chilli recipe

By On January 20, 2016

Sunday night pasta has been a bit of a tradition in our family over the years. In the summer when the vegetable patch is in full swing I often make a sauce… 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

Dinner

Seafood Risotto with Crab, Prawns and Saffron.

By On June 26, 2015

One of my sons friends at uni (who I’m pleased to say is an avid follower of this blog) sent in a request for a seafood food risotto this week. I love… Read More

Dinner

Asparagus broad bean and pea shoot risotto recipe

By On May 22, 2015

Broad beans and peas are  now coming into season and they  are delicious when eaten young. Peas  are a really quick vegetable to grow  at this time of year. Young peas taste… Read More

5 a day

Quick prawn and asparagus curry recipe

By On May 6, 2015

I popped by Rex at the Chelsea fishmonger today to see what looked good for supper and as usual I was spoilt for choice. The freshwater prawns however won my vote as… Read More

Brunch

Parmesan and spinach omelette; homage to the humble egg!

By On March 27, 2015

Most people like to have a cooked breakfast on occasion particularly at the weekend after a big night out or  when enjoying a  lazy Sunday morning in bed.  There’s nothing better  than… Read More

Dairy free

Pan fried hake with fennel salad and pea purée recipe

By On February 27, 2015

Just because you are cooking for one does not mean that you should not treat yourself to a good meal. Far from it. I believe that if you are ‘home alone’ it… Read More