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Rhubarb & Goats Cheese Salad

May 24, 2011


A lovely friend recently gifted me with a bunch of homegrown rhubarb. What a treat! Flowers are lovely, but a bunch of anything homegrown will fill my heart with happiness. It felt inappropriate to give such a lovely gift my usual treatment for rhubarb, which generally finds itself served as a compote with yoghurt or a crumble […]

Winter Salad: Roasted Tomato, Basil & Lentil

January 24, 2011


Here is the last winter salad recipe I’ll share with you for now. Not because I haven’t got lots more, but because I fear you may be getting bored of all this health food and be in need of a chocolate recipe very soon! This recipe is a bit of a winter take on the […]

Winter Salad: Lentil, Pumpkin & Feta

January 12, 2011


Another healthy delight to tempt tastebuds in winter months! This time I’ve used puy lentil (for bite), pumpkin (for sweetness) and feta (for saltiness). I’ve chosen to accompany it with a red wine vinegar, thyme and olive oil dressing to add some piquancy but it’s not essential if you’ve not got those ingredients in the cupboard. There […]

Winter Salad: Barley & Butter Bean

January 3, 2011


Diets are on everyone’s minds in January. After a month of naughty treats and yet more months of cold weather, the thought of salads is often not appealing! However, I think there is still a place for a rustic, healthy salad in these cold winter months. The trick, I believe, is to bulk salads out […]