Category Archives: Roots Carrots ,Parsnips, Beets

Celeriac Remoulade

The one vegetable I look forward to every year in celeriac, nicknamed the ugly vegetable it’s thick skin rough , scarred covered in rooty tendrils. But the warty craggy exterior belies   bright white flesh with creamy light  taste both raw … Continue reading

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Spicy Beetroot and Coconut Soup with Herbed Yogurt

Lovebeetroot.co.uk tells me beetroot is considered by many cultures a food of love. Even more sordily  the Romans considered it such an aphrodisiac that the official brothel of Pompei was adorned with picture of beetroots. Just recently I have fallen … Continue reading

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Carrot Turnip and Apple Salad

My heart sank a little when I saw the turnip in the vegebox this week. They are heavy , dense and woodsy great for poaching a chicken and good in a long slow cooked stew however I have a few … Continue reading

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Stuffed Butternut Squash – Kick Autumn Meal

This was a recipe to use up leftover mushrooms , but it could be stuffed with anything really Stuffed Butternut Squash with Wild Mushrooms 1 butternut squash stilton to sprinkle over For the stuffing Mix of wild mushrooms – funnel … Continue reading

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