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creamy cabbage recipe

Right royal creamy cabbage

In the course of my research into the post I wrote on Princess Diana I bought Eating Royally, a recipe book written by Darren McGrady, who’d cooked for the roya...
best way to cook okra

Dried and fried crispy okra

“a Cinderella among vegetables” Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Cross Creek     The quote above, is taken from a memoir of life in a remote citrus g...
warm red radicchio salad recipe

A Warm Red Radicchio Salad

"....In early February I find myself craving the bitter leaves like a bad-tempered Kodiak bear who drank 18 bottles of Côtes du Rhône the night he hibernated." ...
fennel, parsley and feta salad recipe

Flat-leaf parsley, fennel and feta salad

Well, here I am in Italy, in the summer, and, of course the flat-leaf parsley is glorious. So it seems right that it’s the parsley which is really the hero of t...