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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...
Susi’s Omi’s Butter Cookies

Susi’s Omi’s Butter Cookies

I have a friend with the wonderful habit of bringing around cookies at just the right moment. On one occasion the house was filled with ravenous skiers on th...
gilded cod with a tamarind sauce

Gilded cod with a tamarind sauce

This is another dish inspired by a recipe in The Turmeric Cookbook, the slim volume given to me by Tried & Supplied founder, Domini Hogg. I’ve changed it of...
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." ...
plum and juniper sauce

Plum and Juniper Sauce

This is a wonderful plum and juniper sauce to serve with duck, or with gammon. It’s also rather good spooned over red cabbage. Make lots of this sauce while ...