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Pimm’s Trifles

Pimm’s Trifles

Every summer, we have been making Pimm's punch and Pimm's trifle for as long as I can remember. But I do adore the idea of these little individual trifles, which can be served in small glasses or empty jars. When I made this batch of trifle, we had to cater for young children, so I … Continue reading Pimm’s Trifles

Courgette, Pea And Ricotta Conchiglioni

Courgette, Pea And Ricotta Conchiglioni

Greens with pasta make for a delightfully fresh tasting summer supper. We made this a few times last year and I am sure that with the coming warmer months ahead, it will make a return to our dinner table. This is a recipe from a Waitrose magazine, but by the looks of the photo below, … Continue reading Courgette, Pea And Ricotta Conchiglioni

Spicy Cabbage, Carrot And Egg Rice Bowls

Spicy Cabbage, Carrot And Egg Rice Bowls

I try to pick up the Waitrose magazine each month and flick through looking for recipes. I particularly look out for something different from our usual cuisine. I like a little variety. I picked out this recipe and when I showed it to Robert, he did not seem keen. So instead, my nephew Wills and … Continue reading Spicy Cabbage, Carrot And Egg Rice Bowls

Pineapple, Passion Fruit And Pistachio Cake

Pineapple, Passion Fruit And Pistachio Cake

Inside the monthly Waitrose magazine, there is usually a little booklet tucked away, exhibiting recipes on a particular theme. Recently the booklet I harvested was called "Brilliant Bakes" and I decided I would like to try every recipe it contained. This was the first of the recipes I tried and will be sharing with you. … Continue reading Pineapple, Passion Fruit And Pistachio Cake

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