Like their cousins the Sevilles, blood oranges enjoy a short season in late winter, and like their marmaladey mates, they are also well worth waiting for. Varying from dark amber to crimson red in colour Read more [...]
I have more than my fair share of black bananas at the moment. In times like this I usually turn to my beloved banana bread recipe - a tried and trusted old faithful, but I felt wild and crazy on Read more [...]
Filling jars with homemade preserves makes me very happy, I love transforming a mountain of fruit or veg into pickle or jam. I like creating something useful, that can be squirreled away.
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Ribollita - such a great word to get your tongue around. I'm a sucker for rustic recipes; the ones that were born out of frugality, using up all the random veg in the bottom of the fridge and stale bread Read more [...]