saucy dressings

Nutty, lemony buttermilk cookies

“Southern is a pitcher of lemonade, filled with sliced lemon and a big piece of ice from the ice house, and served with buttermilk cookies.” Edna Lewis, from t...
christmasy spanakopita

Spanakopita Christmas Presents

Spanakopita is a type of Greek spinach and feta pie wrapped up in a parcel of filo pastry. What makes these Christmasy is the addition of the cranberries. If yo...
salmon maccheroni recipe

Salmon and fresh dill in creamy maccheroni

The Chief Taster is a big fan of this dish – he especially enjoys the infused cream, and the fresh taste of the dill. NB – this dish doesn’t reheat very well...
chicken with mulled wine recipe

Mulled wine-soaked slow-cooked chicken

This lively stew has been a favourite with my family and friends over the Christmas period for many years now. Everybody always looks forward to it, with the Sa...