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Chargrilled Plum and Rocket Salad
Apple cider vinegar

Chargrilled Plum and Rocket Salad with Orange-Mint-Basil Vinaigrette

By On May 12, 2016

I’m up to my ears in plums this week. I came across a few 19p punnets in the Co-op near my house and I couldn’t resist. We had a plum tree in… Read More

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Orzo with Harissa and Aubergine

By On July 27, 2015

I’m not a huge pasta fan. I didn’t grow up eating it, and like pizza, I didn’t really enjoy it properly until I was at university or after. Though I never had… Read More

Vegan Burgers
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Butternut Squash Burgers

By On May 26, 2015

One of the first ‘veggie burgers’ I ever tried was a disc of butternut squash, roasted and sprinkled with basil. Whilst some might scoff at the lack of effort involved on the… Read More

Warm Butternut Squash, Curried Lentil and Peashoot Salad with Basil Dressing
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Warm Butternut Squash, Curried Lentil and Peashoots Salad in a Basil Dressing

By On December 8, 2014

Butternut squash is one of those odd ingredients that I seem to forget about for a large portion of the year. I suppose that this is the ideal for seasonal cooking, but… Read More

Harissa and Basil Tomatoes on Toast
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Harissa and Basil Tomatoes on Toast

By On November 27, 2014

I’ve never really been a toast girl. I mean, I’ve eaten a frankly obscene amount of it in my life, especially as a child, but later in my life I’ve never considered… Read More