Monthly Archives: September 2008

Salmon cured with beetroot and vodka, with cream cheese on malted toast

Overly luxurious brunch, this is what happens when I am left to my own devices There was beetroot in the vegebox  .Curing salmon is so easy and this  beetroot and vodka marinade,  gives a beautiful colouring , rich tasting not … Continue reading

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Wild Apple and Blackberry Crumble

With this dish I welcome autumn Massive shopping centre opens round the corner from my flat so I hopped on a bus and escaped to the countryside for the day wondering round foraging . I have been really sad that … Continue reading

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Roasted Vegetables on Toasted Ciabatta

So September is sunny , the last crop of tomatoes from Nicks dad, these little yellow cherry tomatoes are so sweet , this was lovely simple and tasted fantastic Once roasted all the vegetables become unctuous , when served the … Continue reading

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Corn Chowder and My Fridge

I don’t really get much of a chance to work from home anymore ,even though the commute to London is a bit of a hassle I have really loved being part of a team again especially being part of the … Continue reading

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Lamb , Olive & Tomato Stew with Olive Bread

This lamb stew was supposed to be eaten yesterday but we found chanterelles growing in the woods and went for a lighter chicken dish . This was going to be a thick lamb stew with potatoes but the weather bizarrely … Continue reading

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Roasted Chicken with Chanterelles

We worked really hard all last weekend while its rained .The promise of dry weather this weekend meant we had to go out for a nice walk in the Forest of Dean , ancient woodland criss- crossed with waterstreams and … Continue reading

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Pork and Herb Chipolatas & Roasted Vegetables

Its been chucking it down with rain which meant Nick got on with tiling the bathroom while I caught up on work . The reward was a sticky dinner of sausages and roasted vegetables ( fresh from Nicks dads garden … Continue reading

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Sag Paneer

I I am using up the remainder of the home-made paneer and making a few dishes for the rest of the week Sag Paneer is my standard side order from the indian take away so it seemed sensible to have … Continue reading

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