Tag Archives: Brunch

Carrot, fennel and chickpea soup

Baby it’s cold outside and this soup would have to be the leading contender for the 2012 “Go to soup”. You can see the 2010  “Go to soup” via the link here. Recipe: 1 large or 2 small leaks, clean and … Continue reading

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Berry and apple jam

A few years ago if you’d asked me what my favourite bought jam was I would have answered “some type of berry jam”.  Until this year I had only ever made one batch of berry jam.  We eat all sorts … Continue reading

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Remembering the broad beans

  When I first started blogging I was quite concerned about posting on topics at the right time of year (see how almost five months of blogging makes me a pro 😉 ).  I thought if I posted a seasonal … Continue reading

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Crème fraiche love

My crème fraiche turned out as an example of the most delicious scrumptiousness.  I am completely in love and addicted.  Why did I not start making it years ago?  It is sooo yummy and  soo easy to make. Get yourself … Continue reading

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Feasting on culture

One of the things I love about cooking is that it’s a relatively easy way to experience a variety of different cultures.  And what could be more at the heart of a culture than the food that people eat and … Continue reading

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A simply wonderful Sunday

I have just had the most wonderful Sunday.  It was cold, rainy and gloomy outside but inside we had friends over for brunch.  Inside it was warm with laughter and friendship and little children running around.  We made lovely food … Continue reading

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Pancakes with Brandied Apples and Maple Syrup

I love it when I have those slow to get started Sunday mornings.  You know the ones, where by the time you’re up and thinking about breakfast it’s really more time for a Winnie the Pooh, Paddington Bear or Hobbit … Continue reading

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