A wonderful starter

We’ve just had another superb lunch at a regular place for us https://www.theblackrat.co.uk/ They had a new starter dish today ‘Heirloom tomato salad, wood ants, sake infused tomato consomme, tosazu’. I can’t remember the last starter I enjoyed as much … Continue reading

Pasta alla Norma

I just love this very simple and quick Sicilian pasta dish. 1 aubergine 3 cloves of garlic 200g fresh tomatoes That’s it ….. apart from a tiny pinch of dried chilli and a sprig of basil. Chop the aubergine into … Continue reading

Pineapple Curry

Don’t knock it until you’ve tried it! This is one of my top favourites, plus it’s quick and easy to prepare. Peel and dice a nicely ripe pineapple Not a hard green one as you so often see. Choose one … Continue reading