Courgette, Spinach and Basil Soup

September 1, 2011

    Ingredients   1 large courgette or 2/3 medium ones 2 courgette flowers 1 onion 1 medium old potato 2 handfuls spinach 1 litre bouillon stock 1 handful basil leaves Parmesan knob of butter   Method   Finely chop the onion. Chop courgette and potato roughly into smallish pieces Melt knob of butter & […]

In the Kitchen Garden

June 2, 2011
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In this new category I hope to share kitchen garden growing tips, ideas and recipes.   Feel free to email me with your tips, successes (or failures) and any tried and tested recipes or interesting photos that you would like me to pass on.  

Starting out your Kitchen Garden…

June 2, 2011
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For those of you who don’t already enjoy the taste of absolutely fresh food from your own garden or allotment, it is not too late to get started…   The “Grow your Own” revival makes it very easy for novices to begin kitchen gardening. Garden centres are full of plants that can simply be popped […]