Chipotle Butternut Squash and Black Bean Chilli

Posted by on Nov 23, 2014 | 11 comments

Chipotle Butternut Squash and Black Bean Chilli

Serving this chipotle butternut squash black bean chilli with some plantain crisps and avocado elevates it from hearty and filling to a good feast that leaves both vegans and meat eaters alike licking their fingers. I know because I saw this with my own eyes.

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Lamb and Apricot Stew

Posted by on Nov 20, 2014 | 22 comments

Lamb and Apricot Stew

This rich apricot and lamb stew served with a lemony herby Mediterranean couscous is just the ticket for colder months .

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Venison Sausage and Borlotti Bean Casserole

Posted by on Nov 17, 2014 | 25 comments

Venison Sausage and Borlotti Bean Casserole

This one-pot venison sausage casserole recipe with borlotti bean and fennel seed is a simple and tasty way to keep out the winter chill.

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Baked Salmon for Christmas with Signe Johansen and the Norwegian Seafood Council

Posted by on Nov 14, 2014 | 31 comments

Baked Salmon for Christmas with Signe Johansen and the Norwegian Seafood Council

You should see how fast I replied when the Norwegian Seafood Council invited me down to Aveqia to cook and eat Norwegian Salmon with Signe Johansen. I think my reply was something along the lines of empty belly. Turn up. Me. Heck yes.

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Roasted Aubergine and Farro Bowl with Coconut Sauce

Posted by on Nov 13, 2014 | 25 comments

Roasted Aubergine and Farro Bowl with Coconut Sauce

A hearty farro bowl of goodness full of texture and flavour with roasted peppers and aubergine and a large drizzle of Thai curry coconut sauce. I love it. Hope you do too.

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Borlotti Bean and Farro Soup

Posted by on Nov 10, 2014 | 27 comments

Borlotti Bean and Farro Soup

This farro soup recipe is simple, hearty and flavourful and perfect for autumn lunch boxes and cold winter nights.

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Ebola – How You Can Help

Posted by on Nov 6, 2014 | 27 comments

There is a huge need for immediate help, to try and stop this epidemic getting bigger, and then there is more long-term help, to try and help rebuild the economy and to look after survivors, orphans and dependents. Please do whatever you can to help.

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Red Onion, Feta and Sweet Potato Galette

Posted by on Nov 5, 2014 | 27 comments

Red Onion, Feta and Sweet Potato Galette

I think I am head over belly in love with galettes. Which means you get this roasted onion and sweet potato galette that was my breakfast and lunch in one.

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My Dream Kitchen With Wren Kitchens

Posted by on Nov 1, 2014 | 45 comments

My Dream Kitchen With Wren Kitchens

So, if I was going to re design my kitchen to make it into the perfect kitchen where would I start. A kitchen that ticks all my boxes and also is not going to involve me having to drive for 20 miles to spend half a day agonising over which drawer handles to get. Well I would definitely do it via Wren Kitchens.

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Roasted Beetroot Salad with Sweet Potato and Pear

Posted by on Oct 30, 2014 | 20 comments

Roasted Beetroot Salad with Sweet Potato and Pear

I need some more beetroot recipes in my life. Like this sweet roasted beetroot salad with sweet potato and pear balanced by some tangy feta and some crunch from walnuts. Simple, beautifully coloured and great flavours.

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