Category Archives: Lamb

Lamb and Chickpea Balls with Watercress and Radish Salad

This weekend I am planting up the  herb and salad planters, building on the success of the sorrel last year some new things for this burnet, garlic chives and lovage. Depending on weather I may nip out for a quick … Continue reading

Posted in Lamb, March, Meat, Salads, Spring | 2 Comments

Rosemary Scented BBQ Leg of Lamb

“He’s stealing my meat, he’s stealing my meat”. Words screamed by my boyfreind on encountering his best mate , scarfing down extra lamb from the BBQ. In fact both he and the lovely boyfreind had thirds of meat , tender … Continue reading

Posted in BBQ, Eating Outside, July, Lamb, Meat, Meat , Joints, Steaks and Sausages, Roast, Salads, Summer | 7 Comments

BBQ Rolled Shoulder of Pork ( with Indirect Heat)

Just a few years ago I would never have considered putting a big joint on the BBQ, scared of serving serving raw meat, that fear meant I  stuck to a wide range of burgers, joints of chicken and colourful kebabs. … Continue reading

Posted in July, June, Lamb, Meat, Meat , Joints, Steaks and Sausages, Pork, Salads, Summer | 6 Comments

Harira

Harira is the traditional soup of Morocco, often eaten the end of the fast of Ramadan, it  features small amounts of meat,  rice , lentils chickpeas and plenty of spice  This dish has featured on my blog twice before usually … Continue reading

Posted in June, Lamb, Meat, Meat , Joints, Steaks and Sausages, Salads, Summer | 2 Comments

Meatloaf

During my time long distance commuting my lovely boyfreind was very good to me, preparing dinner most nights.  Now I have more time at home, I am doing a pretty good impression of a housewife. For this dish I decided … Continue reading

Posted in June, Lamb, Meat, Meat , Joints, Steaks and Sausages, Pork, Summer | 1 Comment

BBQ Shoulder of Lamb with Broad Bean,Feta & Mint Salad , Beetroot Salad and Preserved Lemon Hummus

More hunks of meat on the BBQ , it’s the rampant carnivore boyfriends’ fault. For the first time in a long time he got off work early and chose the meat at the butchers -  he picked a shoulder of … Continue reading

Posted in BBQ, July, June, Lamb, Meat, Meat , Joints, Steaks and Sausages, Salads, Summer | 8 Comments

Gochujang Pork in Little Gem Lettuce

Since I discovered Korean Red Pepper paste Gochujang for Korean Ribs , I have been craving its heady mix sweet hot salty and spicy. Trimmings from Fridays ribs seemed perfect for a Sunday evening self assembly meal. The spicy grilled … Continue reading

Posted in June, Lamb, Meat, Meat , Joints, Steaks and Sausages, Pork, Summer | 6 Comments

Beef Burgers

I love burgers , big thick juicy burgers , I even requested them for my birthday last year , lovingly BBQd the longsuffering Nick at 8pm at night. In the montly regional farmers market in Nottingham City Centre ( Every … Continue reading

Posted in BBQ, Lamb, May, Meat, Meat , Joints, Steaks and Sausages, Pork, Spring | 9 Comments

English Spring Tagliata – Lincoln Red Beef,Watercress , Asparagus and New Potatoes

Yesterday was the hottest day so far this year and thankfully I got the bus into Nottingham early to hit the East Midlands Regional Farmers Market ( held every third Fri/Sat of the month in Nottingham Market Square)  for some … Continue reading

Posted in Lamb, May, Meat, Meat , Joints, Steaks and Sausages, Spring, Wild Food | 4 Comments

Madhur Jaffrey’s Spiced Yogurt Leg of Lamb

A couple of weeks ago in Bristol I was sniffing around St Nicks Market bookstore and picked up a copy of Madhur Jaffrey’s Indian Cookery , this was a book that sat beside Delia in my house growing up indeed … Continue reading

Posted in Casseroles, Curries and Chillis, Lamb, May, Meat, Meat , Joints, Steaks and Sausages, Spring | 11 Comments