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mozzarella fennel and orange salad recipe

Mozzarella, Fennel and Orange Salad

This fennel and orange salad goes well with all kinds of things, but especially with fish, with gammon, and with chicken. Or simply on its own, maybe with some ...
what to do with leftover cabbage

What to do with leftover cabbage

This is a lively, fresh-tasting winter salad, and a good way to use up leftover cabbage that hasn't been cooked to death. You can also do this very successfu...
warm lemony orzo salad recipe

Warm, lemony orzo salad

Don't get confused with orzo, the grain for this warm, fresh summery salad... you need either orzo pasta, or, even better (I think it soaks up sauce and dressin...
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...
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...