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Peppery Salsify Gratin

Since first discovering the muddy sticks, that are, salsify, I get very excited for its annual season, which appears to have overrun the winter season this year (I am not complaining). I ordered 2 lots of 400g to come alongside … Continue reading

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The Green Tart

I adore this summery tart with its amazing sea of green interior. It’s just food that makes you smile and reminds you of warm sunny days and spring flowers, even if it is miserable outside in May. It’s also very … Continue reading

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Jamie Oliver’s Sausage Gnocchi – Veganized!

I am a fan of Jamie Oliver’s rustic, wholesome style of cooking. Although, rarely a recipe is vegan, it is usually possible to adapt, as I have done here with this rich sausage gnocchi. I was never a big fan … Continue reading

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Thai Sweet Chilli Tofu Noodles

This is a really simple, throw together and use up what you’ve got dish. We all need ideas like that in our minds for those times when we’re in a hurry or need to use up the fridge lurkers before … Continue reading

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Salsify fritters

I first came across salsify on an episode of Masterchef. This muddy stick looking thing that threw even some of the professional contestants was intriguing. Certainly not something you’ll come across at the supermarket, but usually available in season from … Continue reading

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Creamy Mushroom and Sweet Potato Pie

There’s not much more tantalizing than a crisp pastry pie filled with a rich, creamy filling. This recipe is no exception. What’s more, this is a light pie, light enough to eat in the garden on a hot summers day with … Continue reading

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Macaroni Peas

I adore this recipe adapted from Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s Veg Everyday! Cookbook. It is a perfect example of how veg, specifically peas here, can be THE star of a delicious dish. This really shows off peas’ tender sweetness and versatility. This … Continue reading

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Beetroot Potato Patties

Beetroot is one of those unsung heroes of the veg world. Trouble is, many of us have either had a bad experience with it or are so used to it coming in a jar that we think that’s as far … Continue reading

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Aubergine Balls and Coconut Curry

My aubergines didn’t look at all well. Left at the bottom of the fridge from last weeks organic veg box delivery, they had really passed their prime. To make matters worse, along with the issue of time that had allowed … Continue reading

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Broccoli, Leek and Cheese Pie

I love the new broccoli, leek and cheese pie that Tesco’s do in the vegetarian section. I could literally eat it every day, its so rich and creamy and flavourful. I decided I should make it myself and it turned … Continue reading

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