What’s for Tea

Beef Stew with Carrots & Potatoes

A WARMING LATE WINTER STEW This is pretty much Beef Bourguignon and it’s of course a classic, a bloody tasty — not for vegetarians — one pot…


Chocolate Chip Cookies

OUR GO TO COOKIE 😉 I have been baking these cookies for years. In that time I’ve slightly adapted Tana Ramsay’s super easy and super delicious…


Moroccan Chicken Thighs

MOROCCAN CHICKEN THIGHS A winning winner chicken dinner… A simple one pot recipe that never fails to bring a smile to your face. Unless you…


The lemons are coming

MARMALADE MAKING Finally! It’s only taken 3 years but by golly we’ll have our very own lemon marmalade this year! OK we may be a little…


Fig & Almond Cake

FIGGING GOOD On an impulse I bought some figs. They just looked too good, sitting there, dumpy and just ripe. And then I found a perfect sweet…


Rabbit for Tea

FROM PADDOCK TO PLATE I’m not a big rabbit fan. Well that’s not true, I love Bugs Bunny, Peter Rabbit and when I was growing up in London we had 19…