Monthly Archives: June 2008

Loving Lyme Regis

Just back from a relaxing weekend at Lyme Regis in Dorset, camping of course and for the first time this year sunny weather all weekend plenty of walking and BBQd fish It definitely began well the pub down the hill … Continue reading

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Orecchiette with wet garlic , broad beans ,rocket and feta salad

Maybe I should call this blog Girl Eating Garlic it certainly features quite heavily, pretty much every savory recipe and trust me I am working my way up to Garlic Ice Cream The vegebox has a nice suprise this week … Continue reading

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Morroccan Fish Stew

After the indulgence of the weekend in London a bit of nourishment was required . There was some fish in the reduced section of the supermarket which I have taken to treating as my own little farmers market , makes … Continue reading

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Guinea Fowl with Lentils

Not only am do I need to empty my own freezer but the lovely boyfreind has informed me there is a preponderance of fowl in his freezer , a mallard duck and a guinea fowl . Stowed by after my … Continue reading

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Lamb Koftas and Mackerel on the BBQ

While the weather has been threatening to chuck it down all weekend last night we did manage a BBQ so nice to sit and eat dinner outside even if I did have to wash my hair at the end of … Continue reading

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Asparagus Roasted in Parma Ham

Its still the Asparagus season in the UK lasts just eight weeks from May to June so says British Asparagus which also contains a trove of recipes So the gorging must continue so far Steamed with Wild Garlic Butter Courgette … Continue reading

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Chinese Spiced Pork Loin with Cucumber and Coriander Salad

A few months ago it was all over the news that Pig Farmers in the UK were in crisis the increase in grain prices meant that were losing £20 on every animal they produced , A Save our Bacon campaign … Continue reading

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Greek Salad and Three Seed Rolls

If I keep ranting on about it I am sorry but it’s so definitely summer the vegebox had tomatoes, cucumber , lettuce and I became wholly overexcited and made greek salad – the true taste of summer Many years ago … Continue reading

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Elderflower Jelly

Having made some lovely Elderflower cordial last weekend after a long walk along the Kennet and Avon Canal towpath these were a delicious cool taste of summer , a look incredibly pretty . Jelly is one of those minimum effort … Continue reading

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Butternut Squash , Buckwheat , Watercress , Walnut and Goats Cheese Salad

Oh dear whole day of meetings today but there was cake so not all bad .Got home and spent the evening doing more work writing up my notes and putting together a presentation for a colleague . However I was … Continue reading

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