Tag Archives: Wild Garlic

Courgette , Asparagus and Wild Garlic Pasta Salad

This morning at the train station a more than slight embarassment when a tonne of smelly wild garlic unleashed a viscious smell at the ticket counter . The garlic was leftover from the weekend forays, though I had managed to … Continue reading

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Tomato and Haricot Bean Soup

Baked Beans in tomato sauce the fancy version. I had soaked the beans planning on using them at the weekend but change of plans meant they still needed eating so whipped up this soupy stew. Dinner watching Torchwood and Dr … Continue reading

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Wild Garlic Butter on Asparagus

Wild Garlic butter shown here in a Welsh Love Spoon beggining in the 1600s these were created by the young man as a present for his intended bride , carved from a single piece of wood the intricacies and themes … Continue reading

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Wild Garlic and Wild Watercress

It feels like spring is just around the corner with an early Easter we are heading back up to Yorkshire, the site of many a happy childhood holiday and where I first introduced Nick to the joys of wild garlic … Continue reading

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Hurray for Bank Holidays

To me this is the image that captures a wonderful bank holiday weekend in Yorkshire … in the morning stripped leftover garlic + thyme roasted chicken eaten the night before and made sandwiches for walking . Added water and carrots … Continue reading

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