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Green Tortilla

Green Tortilla

Whenever I think of a tortilla, I think of trips to Spain. How many cafes have presented us with wedges of bocadillos de tortilla, which are very tasty, although also rather stodgy. I wanted to try this Waitrose recipe for a green tortilla because it was so packed with veggies and herbs. My kind of … Continue reading Green Tortilla

Creamy Avocado Pappardelle With Pine Nuts

Creamy Avocado Pappardelle With Pine Nuts

Pasta dishes make for perhaps the most popular dinners during the summer months. I prefer them because they usually are so much quicker to prepare. This was one of those convenient dishes. In the seven minutes the pasta was cooking, I was able to whiz together all of the other ingredients so that my sauce … Continue reading Creamy Avocado Pappardelle With Pine Nuts

Garden Greens And Pesto Soup

Garden Greens And Pesto Soup

I was attracted to this recipe mainly because it contained only four ingredients (cheat's ingredients perhaps!) and the claim that it took just fifteen minutes to make. Waitrose have a feature in their magazines called "Meal Maths"...with the idea being that four Waitrose products can rustle up a delicious meal. I was determined to try … Continue reading Garden Greens And Pesto Soup

Aubergine Caponata With Cannellini Beans

Aubergine Caponata With Cannellini Beans

When I am searching for new recipes to try, I sometimes come across a recipe that I just know will be delicious simply because of the ingredients it contains. If your favourite flavours are listed, it cannot possibly go wrong! INGREDIENTS 2 tbsp olive oil2 large aubergines, roughly chopped1 tsp dried oregano1 red onion, finely … Continue reading Aubergine Caponata With Cannellini Beans