Monthly Archives: August 2008

Mushroom and Fennel Salad made with Hedgehog Fungus / Pied de Mouton

This might just be the last weekend of summer judging by the impressive variety of fungi bursting onto the scene in the woods this weekend autumn is on its way Managed to gather some hedgehog fungus which is one of … Continue reading

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Butternut Squash , Green Beans and Home-Made Paneer Curry

  Yesterday I made cheese I know how farmers wifey is that , frighteningly easy actually , Paneer an Indian Cheese made without the use of rennet and is therefore completely vegetarian but a good source of protein in a … Continue reading

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Wild Mushroom Ragu

A long weekend with nothing to do after a very busy couple of weeks means we definitely needed a little time to chill. Squeezed in a long walk round an almost deserted Derbyshire nature reserve which was a haven for … Continue reading

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Runner Bean Stew

After spoiling myself with cider, strawberries and ice cream at the Green Man Festival 2008 , finally back home & wanting something delicious to eat. Lots of runner beans in the vegebox so tried out this Jamie Oliver recipe , … Continue reading

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Paprika Chicken Livers with Herbed Yogurt

This is my new favourite quick cook supper , ready in a few minutes. Its an adaptation of a Nigel Slater recipe thats been hanging around in my recipe folder for a while ( some of his other affordable meaty … Continue reading

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