Tag: shallots

Sweetcorn, Green Bean and Tomato Salad

Sweetcorn, Green Bean and Tomato Salad

Sometimes the simplest salads are the best. Sweetcorn is combined with fresh green beans and sun-ripened tomatoes in this salad that can be enjoyed on its own or as part of a larger BBQ or vegetarian feast. Seasonal eating When it comes to enjoying fresh…

What vegetables can you grow in Autumn and Winter?

What vegetables can you grow in Autumn and Winter?

We’ve survived our first spring and summer with fruits and veggies in abundance but what about the colder darker months of the year? Find out what you can grown throughout Autumn and Winter below. Growing fruits and veggies all year round When I first signed up…

Maple Glazed Vegetables with Pecan Crunch

Maple Glazed Vegetables with Pecan Crunch

These maple glazed vegetables are a twist on traditional British honey glazed veg. The extra pecan topping adds a real American twist to this simple side dish. Get the recipe below. As we race through autumn, ever closer to Thanksgiving and Christmas, my thoughts turn…

How to make the Perfect Pickled Onions in time for Christmas

How to make the Perfect Pickled Onions in time for Christmas

Pickled onions are so simple to make at home and taste way better than those you can buy in the supermarkets. Scroll down for my full proof recipe. A Christmas classic Pickles are always present on our Christmas buffet table. Just the sight of a…

Roasted garlic, shallot and potato soup

Roasted garlic, shallot and potato soup

Although we don’t have an allotment of our own – yet – we are very lucky to have friends and family who do. At this time of the year we start getting offered bags and bags of fruit and veg. Sometimes, so much that we…