Chestnut Kale Lentil Stew

Chestnut Kale Lentil Stew

Chestnuts are perfect winter fodder and add a sweetness to this hearty lentil based stew rich with flavour from beef stock, bacon and vibrant curly kale.  Oh stews, impossibly hard to photograph without looking like a bowl of brown sludge.  Even when glorious curly...
Turmeric Dhal with Aubergine & Pomegranate

Turmeric Dhal with Aubergine & Pomegranate

This simple turmeric dhal with aubergine and pomegranate is a colourful plant based dish, full of warming spices. It keeps well so is a great dish to batch cook. Sometimes I find it impossible to know where to start writing a blog post.  The words don’t flow....
Okonomiyaki {Japanese cabbage pancakes}

Okonomiyaki {Japanese cabbage pancakes}

In my quest to get excited about cabbage and cabbage recipes, I stumbled upon Japanese cabbage pancakes called Okonomiyaki. Served with edamame beans and smoked salmon they make a perfect quick supper.  I hate getting cabbage in my veg bag.  January king and savoy may...
Squash, Fennel & Sage Chicken Traybake

Squash, Fennel & Sage Chicken Traybake

This squash, fennel and sage chicken traybake, is full of the flavours of autumn.  Since apple is also an autumnal flavour It pairs well with a glass of apple flavoured sparkling drink, Appletiser*.  This post is commissioned by *Appletiser “Autumn days when the grass...