Tag Archives: Fresh Mint

Cucumber with mint cream cheese sandwiches

These sandwiches are perfect for a summer’s day. You do need to salt the cucumber or you will end up with soggy ones. I got this recipe from the Sunday Times that featured one in the Fortnum and Mason The … Continue reading

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Roast cauliflower steaks, crispy leaves and hazelnut sauce

This is a healthy, hearty meal.  The leaves roast incredibly well alongside the cauliflower steaks.  They will become crispy and slightly charred. Prep time:   5 minutes.      Cooking time:  35 minutes    Serves: 4 – 6 as starter … Continue reading

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Smoky Pimento Goulash

This is one of my favourite dinner party dishes. Meltingly soft beef in a deep-flavoured spicy sauce is delicious. It can be cooked up to 3 days ahead or frozen for up to a month.  Serve with rice, pasta,  potatoes … Continue reading

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Beetroot salad with feta and pear

This is a crunchy, refreshing salad that is really easy.   It made a perfect starter to our Christmas dinner but would work anytime.  The recipe uses ripe pears but crunchy apples would be good as well.  Wear rubber gloves … Continue reading

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