National Vegetarian Week 10th – 14th May

Whether you are already a vegetarian or not, next week is a great way to try out some new recipes. When you mention a vegetarian meal to a meat eating person, they say, oh no I like my meat I couldn’t eat vegetarian. But what does that mean? Meat eaters eat...

Sweet Potato & Carrot Soup

Sweet Potato & Carrot Soup A sweet delicious bowl of Sweet Potato & Carrot Soup 2 Medium Sweet potatoes (about fist size)4 Carrots1 ltr Vegetable stock2 tsp Ground cumin2 tsp Turmericsplash Olive oilSalt & PepperSingle Cream or Creme Fraiche (Optional)...

Pineapple & Ginger Pudding

Pineapple & Ginger Pudding A sweet twist on the traditional Pineapple upside down pudding Individual Pudding pots or one large pudding bowl 1 Tin Crushed pineapple (Or on fresh Pineapple)2 tsbp Ground Ginger (Or some finely chopped Crystalized Ginger)Caramel...

Is a good sausage worth the walk?

From the 8th – 13th March it is National Butchers Week. Not many people have the privilege of a local butchers. over the last 25years butchers have declined by about 60% to around 6,000, according to the office of National Statistics. But in the last few years...

Who likes Gin? I know silly question!

Did you know that the second Saturday in June is World Gin Day? Yep. Started in 2009 by Neil Houston in Birmingham, he thought it would be a great way to bring friends together who also enjoyed gin. In 2010 he collaborated with his, already Gin friend, Emma Stokes...