Green Tomato Ketchup

Green Tomato Ketchup

Green Tomato Ketchup

A full bodied ketchup, sweetly spiced with incredibly flavour. In the summer we spent three deep fried, beer soaked, sugar laden weeks in the America’s deep south. To say we ticked off a lot of calorie-filled food landmarks is an understatement. We made it a mission to try as many southern staples in shabby diners […]

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Pumpkin Cupcakes with Marshmallow Frosting

Pumpkin Cupcakes with Marshmallow Buttercream

Pumpkin Cupcakes with Marshmallow Frosting

I hate those recipes that ask you to use a bit of this and a bit of that. If I’m buying a tin of pumpkin puree I want to use the whole thing otherwise it will sit in my fridge for a week whilst I try and decide what else I can do with it. […]

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Pickled Purple Cauliflower Salad

Pickled Purple Cauliflower Salad

Pickled Purple Cauliflower Salad

I lucked out in an obscene manner at the farmers market at the weekend. It’s as if all the produce had got together and artfully arranged themselves adjacent to each other so I didn’t have to use my imagination at all. The purple cauliflower sang out immediately. Of course it would – it was purple. […]

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Gingerdead Men

Gingerdead Men

Gingerdead Men

Do you know what I love? Gingerbread men. They are delicious. I could eat a mountain of the chirpy little fellows. Are they strictly adult food? Maybe not but do I have to feel slightly embarrassed that I spent a wonderful afternoon baking and decorating these without a child in sight? No, I don’t. I […]

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Roast Chicken with all the Sunday Trimmings

Roast Chicken with all the Sunday Trimmings

Roast Chicken with all the Sunday Trimmings

I read a very worrying headline in the Daily Mail yesterday, ‘A family dinner? We’d rather eat in front of the telly: How just one in 50 families enjoy once-traditional weekend meal.’ Foregoing my usual scoff at the insular sensationalism typically offered by the Daily Mail, this time I felt a pang of recognition at […]

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Campfire Cupcakes

Campfire Cupcakes

Campfire Cupcakes

There is a little tradition around these parts which I think is vital to the backbone of any nation.  It allows the common man to unite, upholding this great institution which they hold so dear.  For Cake Friday can always be relied upon at the end of any working week and in this we trust. […]

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