Falafel with carrot salad

Falafel with carrot salad

Falafel with carrot salad This post was first written in June 2013 and updated in June 2021. These falafel are pan fried and served with a super simple salad of carrot and peanuts. Add differing spices to ring the changes How to make pan fried falafel Soak the dried...

Auntie Louisa’s Chutney

Today’s recipe is from a reader, Tass Smith. Tass generously offered her chutney recipe when I said just how many apples I had picked from our little Fiesta Tree and was wondering what to do with them all.   This recipe came from my late Grandma’s good friend,...
Home grown pumpkin curry, 77p if you buy it all

Home grown pumpkin curry, 77p if you buy it all

I decided to use one of the 6 pumpkins I managed to grow in the garden this year to make a curry. The flavour in the finished curry was superb, and the texture firm and floury. I’ll have to try and remember what variety I used to grow some more next year. Serves...
Cheese and Ham Toastie, 18p each

Cheese and Ham Toastie, 18p each

We both had this for our lunch today. I had bought a pack of value ham for recipe testing, so now I need to use it up. I use a George Foreman grill which I’ve had for, ooh, 15 years? We’ve been in this house 8.5 years now, and I’d had it years and...