Monthly Archives: December 2009

Cauliflower Risotto with Anchovy Crumbs

Been away for Christmas seeing the Lake District, it was my first visit and I have to say I fell more than a little in love with the place, it is just beautiful even covered in a foot of snow. … Continue reading

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Mince Pies and Missed Parties

I have had flu for nearly the best part of a week,  the worst part has been I have had to work from home , missing the build up to Christmas and even the work Christmas do . It also … Continue reading

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Gnocchi with Kale, Anchovies , Garlic & Chilli

I’m home alone tonight and in late so getting something needed to be quick so I am falling back on a storecupboard classic  anchovies,  chilli  & garlic ,  unami and heat. They perfectly complement iron rich vegetables like kale, broccoli … Continue reading

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Stuffed Squash

Stuffed squash is really just a poshed up baked potato. But love filling the squash with leftovers , odds and ends from the vegebox,  the end of a loaf of bread toasted and made into breadcrumbs , some slightly hardened … Continue reading

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Lime Pickle

After the success of a Brinjal pickle over the summer I wondered if I could repeat the success with another Indian pickle favourite Lime Pickle. I am guilty of sneaking a teaspoon or two from the fridge, and it’s lovely … Continue reading

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