Week 34: Green Bean & Tomato Salad

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Serves 6 Runner beans are one of my favourite summer vegetables, as soon as we hit August we have an abundance growing in the vegetable patch. When I was small my best friend Melissa and I would pick them off the vine and over indulge, so I have fond memories of the runner bean! They really are best steamed with ... Read More

Week 27: Pea, Mint and Feta Salad

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Serves 2-4  This is a lovely simple green salad, perfect for a speedy summer supper. You can use whatever summer green vegetables you like, but be careful not to over cook them, blanching is essential. Plunging in to ice cold water ensure that you stop the vegetables from cooking any longer and keeps the vegetables fresh green vibrancy! Whatever greens you ... Read More

Week 24: Elderflower Mojito Lollies

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Serves 4 - Ice Lollies 1.5 Liters - Cordial The white blooms of elderflower are spreading fast along the English hedgerows. Depending where you are in the country elderflowers may have been out for a little while already. Where we are based in the south west the season tends to arrive a little later, around the second week of June. ... Read More