Category Archives: Recipes

3 of the best – my courgette recipes from Waitrose Weekend

In case you missed them in store, here are my 3 courgette recipes from last month’s Waitrose Weekend. In season Courgettes We are so used to cooking with Mediterranean ingredients arriving from somewhere in the world that they have become … Continue reading

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The pick of the crop at Penhurst farmers’ market this July..

I’ll be manning the information stand at Penshurst Farmers Market tomorrow Saturday 7th July where we’ll be celebrating the best of summer produce with a focus on local soft fruit, now at its very best. What better way than to … Continue reading

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June bursts out at Penshurst this weekend… and I’m cooking fish and asparagus

If May is anything to go by, flaming June will hopefully live up to its name. If it’s like the past few weeks, we may well be dodging thunderstorms but also enjoying some florious sunshine. Hopefully the June sun will … Continue reading

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Rhubarb rhubarb – my 3 foolproof recipes from Waitrose Weekend

      For those of you who missed my set of seasonal rhubarb recipes when they came out in February, here they are. Of course they work with main season rhubarb but try them now with the pink forced … Continue reading

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Zest for life – my latest seasonal lemon recipes for Waitrose Weekend

In case you missed the January issue of Waitrise Weekend with my lovely lemon recipes, here they are online. I love lemons for their ability to be both exotic and so familiar at the same time. We’ve been cooking with … Continue reading

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Three must-have mushroom recipes…

These days we are all used to thinking of colourful vegetables such as peppers and aubergines as containing lots of useful nutrients and minerals but the less showy mushroom is just as useful nutritionally. These members of the fungi family … Continue reading

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Modern game: 3 simple recipes for pheasant, venison and wild boar

Here are the three game recipes I cooked at Penshurst Farmers Market today with the superb meat from regular stallholder at the market, Kieron’s Game. Sadly the weather wasn’t on our side so rain stopped play a little early but … Continue reading

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