Category Archives: Pasta and Noodles

Chard and Cheese Pasta Gratin

In a desperate attempt to get this baby out we have been eating a lot of spicy food, but I decided to give our tummies a bit of a break and made something with some stodge I am loathe to … Continue reading

Posted in Brassica Cauliflower Cabbage and Kale, Meals, Pasta and Noodles, Uncategorized, Vegetables and Fruit | 6 Comments

Pasta with Broad Beans Peas and Spinach & Feta Pesto

This time of year it’s hard not to go a bit wild in the greengrocers , eating seasonally means having to spend large parts of the year eating a lot of leeks, parsnips,  carrots and cabbages. Lovely but  them but … Continue reading

Posted in June, Pasta and Noodles, Summer, Uncategorized, Vegetables and Fruit | 6 Comments

Baccala alla Napoletana (Salt Fish Tomato Pasta Sauce)

Dried and salted whitefish is sold by weight in the  Caribbean store in Victoria Market in other stores it could be labelled is bacalao (Spanish) , morue (French) and baccalà ( Italian) I love salty anchovies in a pasta sauce … Continue reading

Posted in Fish, Pasta and Noodles | 4 Comments

Warm Thai Chicken Salad

15 years ago I ate my first Thai food in a restaurant called Bankok  round the corner from my house in Bristol.  I was a still a teenager and my mum had taken  me for dinner The menu was the … Continue reading

Posted in Chicken, July, Pasta and Noodles, Pork, Salads, Summer | 5 Comments

Spaghetti and the Archers

Ran home from evening class to hit listen again and snuggled down with Peppermint Tea ….. screamed at the radio for 15 minutes… but Ruth did not sleep with Sam ( phew I can breathe out again ..) …vaguely considered … Continue reading

Posted in Autumn, Beef, Pasta and Noodles, Spring, Summer | Tagged , , | 2 Comments