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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...
peppers filled with apple and mascarpone recipe

Peppers stuffed with apple and mascarpone

Rather an unexpected mix this – peppers with apple – but it’s fresh and a bit festive. Goes especially well with Modigliani White Fish Fillets with Mussels a...
how to make rhubarb vinegar

How to make rhubarb vinegar

I morphed from being an avid beetroot hater to a real fan all thanks to Nigel Slater’s method of making beetroot carpaccio (post to come) – a sort of light-touc...