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big and beefy pesto cheese tomatoes

Big and Beefy Cheese and Pesto Tomatoes

If you can manage to get hold of some big, beefy, bursting-with-flavour tomatoes, then this is a perfect way to eat them. The fresh pesto bolsters the flavour e...
smoky northern european potatoes recipe

Smoky Eastern European Potatoes

This is a very easy way of cooking potatoes – no peeling involved of course. I have called them ‘eastern European’ because of the caraway…. But you could transf...
pickled cucumber recipe

Pretty and Pronto Pickled Cucumber

Pickled cucumber acts as a perfect foil for oily smoked fish – smoked salmon or mackerel for example. This goes well, for example, with A Sixties-Style Smoked S...
pea salad with feta

Minty winter salad of peas, ham and feta

This pea salad is a brilliant way of using up leftover chicken or turkey – but if you don’t have that it can stand on its own.Serve with freshly baked bread...