Mushroom, Sweet Potato and Gouda Chowder

It was here… but then it disappeared šŸ˜¦ Mushroom, Sweet Potato and Gouda Chowder It’s ok tho all is not lost. Mushroom, Sweet Potato and Gouda Chowder, aka my kids FAVOURITE soup! 6 slices bacon, diced1 onion, diced1 lb. mushrooms, sliced (I used portabellas)3-4 cups sweet potatoes, cubed2 cloves garlic, mincedGood pinch of dried thyme1…

Aubergine Bake

2Ā aubergines 1 ballĀ mozzarella 400g tin chopped tomatoes handful chopped fresh parsley dried oregano 1/2 jar of Pepperonata, optional pinch sugar Slice the aubergine (pound coin thickness), fry in batches and pat dry. Layer the aubergine in a baking dish, pour over the tin of tomatoes, herbs and sugar. Also I added 1/2 jar of Pepperonata….

Home made beans and wedges

Recipe below from BBC Good Food: 1 tsp oil 1 onion, halved and thinly sliced 2 rashers streaky bacon, cut into large-ish pieces 1 tsp sugar, brown if you have it 400g can chopped tomatoes 200ml stock from a cube 410g can cannellini beans, butter or haricot beans in water For the wedges 1 tbsp…

Carrot and Coriander Fritters

Dinner tonight after a long day out in the cold weather exploring was a very uninspiring Carrot soup! So after seeing this recipe the other day I kept a couple of carrots back and made some of these fantastic little treats… Starter of fritters with a dollop of creme fraiche and a main of Carrot,…

Chickpea & Harissa Tagine

An excellent meal from Ocado website, only thing I changed was to put it in the oven on 170deg, after bringing it to the boil, for about 3 hours stirring occasionally… this was necessary as after the 40 minute suggested cooking time the vegetables were still a little firm and the flavours had not mingled…