Becky a 30 something old Brit , living in Nottingham,UK, Though this blog and I started our lives in Bristol.
I love to cook with seasonal fresh and often wild ingredients from foraged ingredients from the city and country.
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Category Archives: October
Loving these psychedelic purple and orange coleslaws – crunchy autumn alternative to slow- braised red cabbage. This Cabbage Fennel and Apple Slaw is lovely with grilled pork chops or sausages , smoked fish or on a baked potato ( especially … Continue reading
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
Weekends this time of year need to include striding knee deep in piles of golden autumn leaves and returning to steaming bowls of soup . Even better if the soup matches the leaves. I am always so happy to see … Continue reading
Last weekend at the East Midlands Food Fair held annually at Melton Mowbray. I was really excited to see a game stall ,Shaw Meats you cannot get more autumnal than seasonal game , pheasants, partridge not to mention, rabbits & … Continue reading
Adobo is a method of cookery from the Philippines characterised by stewing meat in vinegar, at first glance I thought it might be overpowering but cooking mellows the vinegar and it perfectly tenderises the meat . The vinegar in adobo … Continue reading
Its been a very very busy week, two massive events and a two day team away day accompanied by some truly horrible and truly fantastic hotel food. I am exhausted and all talked out. I was desperate for something spicy … Continue reading
Saturday night dinner this is super warming don’t worry about the large amount of chilli the peanut butter really calms it down Its going to be a busy week with a lot of time in hotels so trying to get … Continue reading
This is adapted from Nigel Slaters Very Good Chocolate Brownies , they are an insane hit of fudgey chocolate and will give you such a sugar rush .the addition of some english raspberries at the end of the the season … Continue reading
This is fancy sausage and homemade baked beans, a lovely comfort dish to come home to a think it improves left overnight and should be eaten with plenty of bread to wipe up the sauce Sausage and homemade baked beans … Continue reading