Tag Archives: chilli

black garlic

Black garlic? I had never heard of it until I read Plenty More by Yotam Ottolenghi (another of the books from the pile on my kitchen table). My black garlic arrived in my order from the online shop at Ottolenghi. … Continue reading

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you say tomato

There really isn’t any hurrying of nature. Everything grows at it’s own pace – well it does in our garden anyway! Whilst we’ve had lots of delicious courgettes, we’ve had no more strawberries. BUT…. the tomatoes are turning red! Yippee! … Continue reading

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feast or famine

Everyone likes a feast and I’ve been quite enjoying the famine on my Michael Mosley days but actually I was thinking I’ve had a long spell without writing. Well, here we are – twice in one week! Last year the … Continue reading

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spicing it up

I’m just back from a week in the sun – lucky me! Yes, I know, it was hot at home too but there would have been no lying by the pool drinking cava at 4pm 5pm in my back garden … Continue reading

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home alone 2

I’m afraid I couldn’t resist the title of the post! 🙂 As usual when I’m on my own I want something quick and easy with as few dishes as possible to wash up. Take some pasta, chilli, garlic and asparagus. … Continue reading

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home alone …

So, what do I cook just for me? It’s always something with vegetables and one of my favourites is pasta with broccoli, chilli and garlic. On this occasion I was using up the leftover broccoli from Monday but usually I … Continue reading

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scrambled eggs

I love eggs a-l-m-o-s-t any way they’re cooked but scrambled eggs I really have to be in the mood for. Anyway, my likes and dislikes aside, I had downloaded a sample of a cookbook (to see how cookbooks look on … Continue reading

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