walnuts, lemon, pasta

Recipe for Sarah’s cupboard 100g walnuts 150 ml olive oil 1 large garlic clove or 2 smaller ones 1 lemon…

mackerel, spinach, rice

A recipe for Morwenna’s cupboard. Ingredients butter or vegetable oil rice (c. 90g-100g per person, rinsed) 2 smoked mackerel fillets…

carrots, chickpeas, rice

A recipe for Zoe’s cupboard Ingredients 3-4 garlic cloves, crushed 2 teaspoons cumin 2 teaspoons of turmeric 1 teaspoon of…

Menu for Ayça and Zoe

We prepared and cooked this meal as we went in a very leisurely way while we sitting around drinking and…

Charred Onion Salad

We ate this Turkish-style onion salad with Claudia Roden’s excellent and very simple recipe for rice with red lentils from…

Leftover Rice Method

Warm through a layer of leftover rice (it could be plain boiled rice – I had rice with butter, onion,…

Celeriac Gratin

A recipe made using what I anticipated wouldn’t be quite ideal ingredients, but which were in fact, very ideal. We…