Monthly Archives: August 2009

Welsh Wine and Bilberry Pancakes

Back from camping and the Green Man Festival,  it was a wonderful opportunity to camp on the site a few days before the festival started properly , despite it being the 4th time I have been to Green Man you … Continue reading

Posted in August, Eating Outside, Holiday, Summer, Wild Food | 5 Comments

Off to the Green Man Festival

Girl Interrupted is off on holiday …. I am off  to see the folks then camping for a few days before the Green Man Festival next weekend… Looking forward to some excellent food and tunes.

Posted in August, Events and Festival, Holiday, Summer | 1 Comment

Salt Cod , Chorizo, Roasted Pepper and Chick Pea Stew

A few weeks back I bought a packet of salt fish,  I wasn’t really sure what to do with it , a little googling revealed it goes well with chorizo so after a good soak and rinse, I combined it … Continue reading

Posted in August, Summer | 6 Comments

Fish Pie with Smoked Cheese Topping

I love fish pie,  it a conforting dish and made with everything in one pot. The weather has turned again, with rain replacing the scorching BBQ weekend. So I wanted something comforting.   Once all the preperation is done this is … Continue reading

Posted in August, Summer | 1 Comment

Blackberry and Apple Galette and Cake

Managed a lovely walk not to far from home on Saturday, just round the corner in fact. I busied myself picking blackberries. Growing up I was regularly press-ganged into service,  gathering blackberries, fungi , mussels , bricks from skips and … Continue reading

Posted in August, Summer, Wild Food | 7 Comments

BBQ Bream In Newspaper

We headed out for a long walk but got stuck in endless traffic but we did end up going past a DIY store there are some big discounts on BBQs to be had a result of the no-show BBQ summer,we … Continue reading

Posted in August, Eating Outside, Summer | 4 Comments

Piri Piri Guinea Fowl

In the butchers last week they had Guinea fowl delicious  game birds  covered in a beautiful yellow marble of fat. Portugese sailors first brought the Guinea fowl  to Europe from Africa , many people keep them in England for meat … Continue reading

Posted in August, Summer | 3 Comments

Beetroot and Goats Cheese Tart

There is lots of beetroot around at the moment it sweetness is lovely in salads but here I wanted to make it the star of the show in a lazy Sunday lunch. Beetroot and Goats cheese love eachother and I … Continue reading

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