Tag Archives: Snack

More Ways With Radishes: A Radish, Mint and Feta Salad / Roasted Radishes with Garlic and Rosemary

In the last few months I’ve posted a couple of blogs about radishes (you can trace them back from here), highlighting their wonderful peppery taste, crisp and crunchy texture, and cheerful blush, which is capable of adding a beautiful shot … Continue reading

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Mixed Fruit and Veg Smoothie

It’s been getting warmer here in Los Angeles this week, and with the change in temperature, I’ve begun to feel less like eating soups and stews, and more like making salads and smoothies. Now, I realise that the sun isn’t … Continue reading

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For St. David’s Day: Welsh Cakes

Earlier this year, I posted a blog about cawl, a hearty stew that’s considered by many to be the national dish of Wales. It really is a wonderful meal – unfussy, tasty, economic – and I often make it when … Continue reading

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Double Dipping: Lemony Hummus and Beetroot & Walnut Dip

Today is the start of a long weekend here in the US, with Presidents Day – which marks the birthday of George Washington (the first president of the US) – being commemorated on Monday. The weather forecast for Los Angeles … Continue reading

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Feta Cheese, Potato and Rosemary Bread

If we don’t have plans to go out for the day, one of my favourite ways to spend Saturday morning is in the kitchen. Whether it’s having the luxury of cooking a decadent breakfast, preparing food for friends, or just … Continue reading

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