Star Recipes – Stephen Markwick

Star Recipes – Stephen Markwick

Every month we will publish a new  Star Recipe contributed by nationally-renowned chef Stephen Markwick. Stephen used to own and run top restaurants in Bristol with his wife Judy –…

Using Dried Beans

Using Dried Beans

Beans to grow for winter use Seed Varieties Drying beans Reconstituting beans ready for cooking Bean and chilli hotpot Herby bean rissoles Spicy bean rissole Vegetable and bean rissole Growing…

Potatoes

Potatoes

Potato salad – Irish Style Spanish Omelette Bombay Potatoes     Patatas Bravas Leek, Potato and Cauliflower Soup                         …

Squashes and Pumpkins

Squashes and Pumpkins

Butternut Squash Soup Helen’s butternut squash soup Squash or Pumpkin Chicken Parcels Roasted Butternut Squash with Roasted Potatoes Butternut Squash  Soup Ingredients 1 Medium to large butternut squash ( well…

Pickles and chutneys

Pickles and chutneys

  Home-Made Tomato Ketchup Pepper, Apple and Cucumber Chutney Piccalilli Plum Chutney Sweet and Hot Cucumber Relish Sweetcorn Relish Tomato and Roasted Pepper Chutney Green Tomato Chutney Apple Chutney Home…

Preserving and Cooking Food

Preserving and Cooking Food

Throughout history, man has looked for and developed ways of preserving and storing food so there was enough to eat during, often harsh, winters and the following ‘hungry gap’ of…

Globe Artichokes

Globe Artichokes

Preparing artichokes Cooking artichokes Alternative ways Artichokes are a pain to prepare but totally delicious to eat. I guess it could be argued that the effort needed to prepare this…