Spicy tomato sauce

Spicy tomato sauce, versatile and utterly delicious. I’ve been buying shedloads of @iowtomatoes while they are still available, and making tons of tomato sauce to keep us going through the winter months

Pumpkin soup

Ingredients 1/2 fennel, chopped⁠ 1 leek, sliced⁠ 1 butternut squash, peeled and chopped⁠ 2 cloves of garlic, chopped⁠ olive oil⁠ 1/2 tsp smoked chilli flakes⁠ 300 ml vegetable stock⁠ Salt and pepper⁠ Pumpkin seeds⁠ Double cream⁠ Aleppo pepper⁠ ⁠ Method Add a splash of olive oil to a large saucepan, and set on a moderate…

Real Ale Chutney and apple sausage rolls

Ingredients 400 g free-range sausage meat⁠ ⁠ ½ small onion, finely chopped 1 apple, unpeeled and coarsely grated 1 lemon, zest only 1 tsp dried oregano 5 tablespoons Cherry Tree Preserves Real Ale Chutney 45 g fresh breadcrumbs⁠ Maldon sea salt and fresh ground black pepper⁠ 1 pack of ready rolled all-butter puff pastry 1…

Pickled vegetables

Pickling liquor 300 ml cider vinegar (I use Belazu Co) 300 ml water 60 g caster sugar 1 teaspoon sea salt 1 teaspoon black peppercorns 1 teaspoon fennel seeds 1 teaspoon coriander Optional extras: Sprig of lemon verbena, orange zest, dill fronds, green chilli. Vegetables 500 g mixed vegetables (cucumber, shallots, carrot, radish, cauliflower, kohlrabi,…

Chargrilled asparagus with broad beans, peas, buffalo mozzarella and lemon

Ingredients 1 bunch of asparagus spears 300 g fresh peas* (or frozen equivalent) 500 g fresh broad beans* (or frozen equivalent) 4 radishes, sliced thinly 1 unwaxed lemon, zest and juice Buffalo mozzarella (4-8 small balls, or 1 large ball, torn into pieces) Extra virgin olive oil Sea salt flakes and fresh ground black pepper…

Watercress soup

Simple and delicious soup, full of nutrients and packed with flavour