Monthly Archives: May 2014

Lemon and Lime Ice Cream

When I was about seven or eight I went to visit family on Martha’s Vineyard.  There were many memorable things about that holiday, the amazing round house my cousins slept in, the garden which led straight onto the beach, the … Continue reading

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Chorizo and Potatoes

Is there anything that doesn’t taste better with a bit of chorizo in it?  I love that rich, spicy flavour and the way it imparts its sunny personality into other ingredients.   Chorizo has great shelf life and is fantastic … Continue reading

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Frozen Raspberry Daiquiri

A glass of wine versus a cocktail.  It’s a bit like having a wardrobe full of clothes but still wearing your jeans every day.  A familiar favourite to fall back on and in all honesty a bit easier than bunging … Continue reading

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Wild Garlic Focaccia

It is that time of year again and the familiar whiff of wild garlic is in the air.  This feels like the beginning of a slew of seasonal goodies and I look forward to it every Spring.  As soon as … Continue reading

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