Monthly Archives: August 2010

Smoked Mackerel Kedgeree

Massive cooked breakfasts are off the menu at the moment , cooking them for 40 people at a time has made me rather non-plussed about sausages or bacon. But most especially on a bank holiday weekend I want to enjoy … Continue reading

Posted in Fish, Grains and Pulses, Summer, Winter | 3 Comments

Vietnamese Beef Stew with Star Anise

I love reading recipes books in in bed in fact on returning from a few days away from home my boyfreind proudly related he had carried 20 books back down from the bedroom. I am even prouder to say I … Continue reading

Posted in Beef, Casseroles, Curries and Chillis, Meat | 3 Comments

Punjabi Chicken and Spinach

With the rain thundering down I am desperate for warming food, but conscious of the need for hit of green, Happily there are huge bags of spinach in the grocers so I grabbed a couple.  After a quick browse I … Continue reading

Posted in August, Casseroles, Curries and Chillis, Chicken | 6 Comments

Pork Paprika Stew and Super Chilli Con Carne

Packing for festivals in England is always a fun challenge. Obviously as many waterproofs and warm clothes as possible,  always a hopeful pairs of sandals and sundresses sadly destined to spend their time at the bottom of your backpack. But … Continue reading

Posted in Beef, Meals, Meat, Pork | 7 Comments

Update Feeding a Festival Crew

Sorry if its been a bit quiet around here , but believe me my head is still  quite full of food . Through the power of Twitter I have hooked up with Ellie of the fantastic  Salad Club – Supper Club and blog … Continue reading

Posted in Events and Festival, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Spicy Chilli Coconut Prawn Soup with Kohlrabi Noodles

My boyfriend and I spent three years weekend commuting to see each other at weekends , 100 miles each way. Within the first month he arrived on a Friday night to find me shivering on my sofa declaring myself,  “Dying … Continue reading

Posted in August, Casseroles, Curries and Chillis, Summer | 7 Comments