Quick pumpkin soup

I had one jar left of the pumpkin purée I'd made and frozen. I defrosted it and...

Wholewheat spaghetti

I do not often eat pasta. Occasionally I eat ricotta and spinach tortelloni, and sometimes in a...

Quick & easy cold lamb salad

This has to be one of the quickest to prepare. Cold lamb slices from yesterday's roast leg,...

First season pumpkin pie

I lined a pie dish with my usual shortcrust pastry. The filling used about 400 gm of...

Pumpkin time

I cut a pumpkin into segments after scooping out the seeds. After peeling them with a potato...

Bramble and apple pie

Still on my pie theme, this time I made bramble and apple pie. The bulges in the...

Cherry and apple pie

Punnets of cherries were going quite cheaply, so I bought one and stoned all the cherries with...

Captain Cat’s seasoning

Among my birthday presents was a tin of Captain Cat's seafood rub from Pembrokeshire in South Wales. ...

Bramble and apple pie

In Southern England the fruit is called blackberries and the bush brambles. In Scotland, however, and some...

Medjool dates in quiche

The idea came from my BBQ. If I can wrap bacon round medjool dates for devils on...

Barbecue foods

With Autumn in the air, I doubt there’ll be many more barbecues this year. I held two...

Bacon and cheese omelet

I pre-cooked the bacon in a microwave and cut it into small pieces.  I whisked up two...
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