Month: Jul 2021

Freixenet Italian Rosé

Freixenet Italian Rosé

By the end of summer, I begin to feel sick of pink! We have a lot of white and rosé wine in the summer months. Guests will always bring a bottle with them. This year, a lot of our guests bought us exactly the same tipple...and I suspect it was because of the very pretty … Continue reading Freixenet Italian Rosé

Roasted Tomato And Mascarpone Soup

Roasted Tomato And Mascarpone Soup

I have another truly delicious soup recipe for you from Waitrose. You can always tell a soup will be good when it starts with the word "Roasted". After roasting in the oven for half an hour - these tomatoes are fabulous. You may notice if you are eagle eyed that I had had to swap … Continue reading Roasted Tomato And Mascarpone Soup

New Potato Salad With Broccoli, Mozzarella And Pesto Dressing

New Potato Salad With Broccoli, Mozzarella And Pesto Dressing

Summer means salads. I would be happy with a bowl of green leaves and a few sliced spring onions without any dressing at all. But my husband and our guests would never be content with that. So I look for salad recipes that are more filling and yet will be perfect for an al fresco … Continue reading New Potato Salad With Broccoli, Mozzarella And Pesto Dressing

Bottle Green Pomegranate & Elderflower Sparkling Pressé

Bottle Green Pomegranate & Elderflower Sparkling Pressé

I am normally a little dubious of soft drinks that are red or pink in colour. It's synthetic fruit flavourings I don't at all get along with. So when I first picked this bottle up, I was prepared not to like it. How wrong I was!! The pomegranate flavouring is delicious, truly a joyful treat … Continue reading Bottle Green Pomegranate & Elderflower Sparkling Pressé