Green Tomato Recipes

Green Tomato Recipes

Green Tomato Recipes It’s October at the time of writing and anyone who has been growing tomatoes over the summer will be bringing the last of them indoors as they will struggle to ripen outdoors now, even in a greenhouse. The days are too short, and the sun is...
Home made French apple jam

Home made French apple jam

Home made French apple jam Our little apple trees are usually very generous and I give lots of them away. We have a Discovery, a very early variety, that doesn’t keep and indeed should be picked and eaten still standing by the tree to enjoy it at its best....
BBQ Sauce, it’s vegan too

BBQ Sauce, it’s vegan too

BBQ Sauce, it’s vegan too This vegan BBQ sauce recipe is pretty simple, just bung everything in a saucepan and reduce it down a bit Vegan BBQ Sauce BBQ sauce is a very useful condiment to have about the place, just about as versatile as tomato ketchup. Use it on...
Home made sloe and apple jam

Home made sloe and apple jam

Home made sloe and apple jam From September onwards in the UK, the hedgerow plant blackthorn (Prunus spinosa) produces fruit in abundance. Known as drupes, the deep purple fruit have stones that are large for the size of the fruit. When cooked, they have a deeply...
Red Pepper & Onion Loaf

Red Pepper & Onion Loaf

Red Pepper & Onion Loaf This is a very simple loaf to make that just happens to be a vegan bread recipe. Just mix everything together and leave for the gluten to develop, then shape, prove and bake. No kneading required If you like, you can mix everything...
A sleepless night

A sleepless night

A sleepless night Insomnia It’s almost 1am and I can’t sleep, so I thought I’d come on here and chat to you. I have a fan on in the bedroom and it isn’t quite as ferociously hot as it has been – a mere 28.2 degrees in the sitting room....
Cheesy Jacket Potatoes

Cheesy Jacket Potatoes

Cheesy Jacket Potatoes Jacket potatoes filled with cheese are one of the most popular ways to eat a baked potato. When I was a child, we had cheesy jacket potatoes quite often, where the soft, fluffy inside had been scooped out, mashed with cheese, put back in the...
Punjabi Cabbage

Punjabi Cabbage

Punjabi Cabbage This is a Northern Indian cabbage recipe, packed full of vegetables, pulses and spices. Make it hot if you like things that way. Personally, I like a lot of spice and hardly any heat When I first made this, we had it with Matar Paneer (cheesey peas)...