Category Archives: Travelling

Glass Noodle Salad

Last of the holiday slaw ingredients went into Vietnamese noodle salad. Sad to be thinking that the vacation is over so soon, but pleased that the fresh herbs, spinach and other supplies aren’t going to waste. Advertisements

Glass Noodle Salad

Last of the holiday slaw ingredients went into Vietnamese noodle salad. Sad to be thinking that the vacation is over so soon, but pleased that the fresh herbs, spinach and other supplies aren’t going to waste.

Farro Salad

Alongside the purple cauliflower at the market was a bunch of brilliantly coloured spinach which made its way into our farro salad we had with dinner. Chopped it finely and added it to the pot of simmering grains so as

Farro Salad

Alongside the purple cauliflower at the market was a bunch of brilliantly coloured spinach which made its way into our farro salad we had with dinner. Chopped it finely and added it to the pot of simmering grains so as

Roast Cauliflower

Picked up an amazing purple cauliflower at Ulverstone’s Farmers Market which crisped up nicely after being broken into florets and tossed with three finely sliced cloves of garlic, a seeded and finely sliced, long, red chilli, a teaspoon of onion

Roast Cauliflower

Picked up an amazing purple cauliflower at Ulverstone’s Farmers Market which crisped up nicely after being broken into florets and tossed with three finely sliced cloves of garlic, a seeded and finely sliced, long, red chilli, a teaspoon of onion

Lamb and bulgur meatloaf

Meatloaf does not photograph well, but (apart from the time taken to track down some bulgur wheat in a country town) is a convenient holiday meal. Liked the fact that Lamb and bulgur meatloaf with tomato and yoghurt salsa contains

Lamb and bulgur meatloaf

Meatloaf does not photograph well, but (apart from the time taken to track down some bulgur wheat in a country town) is a convenient holiday meal. Liked the fact that Lamb and bulgur meatloaf with tomato and yoghurt salsa contains

Holiday Slaw

Borrowed the idea of an oriental salad and chopped up a batch of slaw to serve alongside fish cakes and also pan-fried teriyaki chicken. Passed vinegar and oil separately rather than dressing the salad so that leftovers remain crunchy for

Holiday Slaw

Borrowed the idea of an oriental salad and chopped up a batch of slaw to serve alongside fish cakes and also pan-fried teriyaki chicken. Passed vinegar and oil separately rather than dressing the salad so that leftovers remain crunchy for

Cold Oats

Cold porridge is a Scottish tradition but prefer something a little less spartan for breakfast, such as Bircher muesli or Jamie’s pukkolla. Made a batch of oats to fuel swimmers for a day in the surf using a combination of

Cold Oats

Cold porridge is a Scottish tradition but prefer something a little less spartan for breakfast, such as Bircher muesli or Jamie’s pukkolla. Made a batch of oats to fuel swimmers for a day in the surf using a combination of

Breakfast Cake 2.0

Slight tweak to the holiday favourite Banana and Oat Breakfast Cake. Combine 2 mugs of self raising flour with three quarters of a mug of rolled oats, a quarter mug of coconut, a mug of sugar, and a teaspoon of

Breakfast Cake 2.0

Slight tweak to the holiday favourite Banana and Oat Breakfast Cake. Combine 2 mugs of self raising flour with three quarters of a mug of rolled oats, a quarter mug of coconut, a mug of sugar, and a teaspoon of