Recipe Index

Finnish Cinnamon Buns
Granola with vanilla stewed apricots
Vanilla Stewed Apricots
Isle of Man Smoked Kippers
Home-made white crusty loaf
Red Fruit Salad for Breakfast

Al fresco summer eating
North Antrim Lobster
Smoked Haddock and Leek Tart
Spiced Beef Pasties
Spinach and Wholegrain rice gratin with gruyere
Chocolate Strawberry Pavlova
Chocolate Raspberry Pavlova
Tomato, Thyme and Cheddar Tart
Scotch Eggs
Roast Chicken and Salad in the Garden!

Cooking for more than four
Spanish Tapas, Meze and Hake with Clams and Peas in a salsa verde
Moroccan Birthday Brunch
Cheese Fondue
Slow Cooked Pork Belly (Skye Gyngell)
Apricot and Apple Stuffed Pork served with Roast Stuffed Squash, followed by Baked Apples and Plums with toffee sauce and Vanilla Ice cream

Party Food
Lamb Koftas
Lamb Meatballs in a Spicy Tomato Sauce
Provencal Tapenade
Canape Ideas

Edible Gifts
Oranges and Lemon
Tomato and Chilli Jam
Preserved Lemons

Salads and The Simple Things
Green Beans, Cucumber, Feta with chili and tarator
Panzanella (torn bread salad)
Roast Beetroot Salad with warm Goats Cheese with a walnut crumb crust
Brocolli, Feta and Olive Salad
Potato Salad with Fresh Herbs
Spring Potato Salad
Summer Broad Bean salad
Greek Salad

A Soup Boiled is a Soup Spoiled
Spring Green Noodle Soup
Chicken Stock
Good old Leek And Potato Soup
Winter Vegetable Soup
Lentil Soup with Gubbeen Chorizo and Kanturk Black Pudding
Spiced Lentil Soup for Winter
Brocolli Soup
Cheese and Onion Soup
Roast Cauliflower and Garlic with pear chutney

Vegetable Love
Slow Roast Squash with thyme, tomato and garlic
Mediterranean Roast Vegetables
Cabbage with Gubbeen Chorizo
Steamed Cabbage Leaves (not really a recipe!)
Aloo Gobi (Indian spiced Cauliflower and potatoes)
Warm Salad of Spiced Cauliflower, Chickpea and Spinach
Dauphinoise Potatoes
Sweet Potato, Spinach and Chickpea Curry
Christmas Red Cabbage with Apple
Gnocchi with Roast Butternut Squash and Apple
Roast Stuffed Winter Squash
Bean, Squash and Coconut Curry
Courgette, Feta and Potato Cakes
Courgette with Lemon, Basil, Pine-nuts and Feta
Potato, Asparagus and Goats Cheese Tart
Mediterranean Vegetable Gratin
Mediterranean Vegetable Lasagne
Barbara's KrauterButter (herb butter)
New Potato Salad with Roast Peppers and Feta
Mommsenstrasse Potatoes with Fresh Garlic
Caponata alla Sicilliana
Warm Summer Vegetables

Egg-courgette-pepper supper for one

Mid-week Comforts
Roast Chicken and Squash Risotto
Cure-all-ills Green Curry
Cheap Spaghetti Supper
Aglio, olio e peperoncino
Savoy Cabbage, Fennel and Chorizo Gratin
Potato, Cheddar and Pancetta Gratin
Pappardelle with Chestnut Mushrooms
Tomato and Red Pepper Rissotto

Duck and Chicken
Chicken with tomato and black olives
Chicken and fresh herb casserole
Chicken Casserole (another variation)
Chicken and Proscuitto with roasted fennel and tomato
Chicken with Basil and Rice (Skye Gyngell)
Chicken Drumsticks with Roasted Herb and Lemon Butter
Pan fried Duck Breast with cranberry sauce
Erdeven Shallot and Chicken Casserole
Marinated Chicken Brest with cougette ribbons
Spatchcock Chicken for the BBQ

Cow, pig, sheep
Lambs Liver with Red Onion and Caper Butter
Steak and Kidney Pie
Roast Shoulder of Lamb
Lamb Tagine with Prunes
Apricot and Apple Stuffed Pork
Pork Fillet in Wine and Coriander
Pork Schnitzel
Pork Escalopes with Baked Field Mushrooms
Beef and Guinness Stew
Bean and Ham Hot Pot
Daube de Boeuf à la Provençal

Monkfish and Saffron Rice
Fish Tagine with potatoes, tomatoes and olives
Cod with Mediterranean Vegetables
Fiery Monkfish and Sweet Potato Curry
Proscuitto Wrapped Roast Monkfish
Roasted Sea Bass with Roasted Vegetables
Pan-fried fillet of Sea Bass served with chilli and lentils
Grilled Halibut with tomaotes, courgette and black olives

Pudding Love?
Sussex Pond Pudding
Rhubarb and Blood Orange Custard Meringue
Rice Pudding with Rhubarb and Clove Compote
Rhubarb and Strawberyy Crumble
Tart Lemon Tart
Classic Bread and Butter Pudding
Apple and Mincemeat Crumble
Christmas Pudding
Hotel New York Chocolate Pots
Barmley Apple Tart for Halloween

Cakes, Biscuits and Sweet Treats
Jaffa Orange Cake
Summer fruit cake with stewed apricots
Tunisian Orange Cake
Classic Carrot Cake
Chocolate and Orange Muffins
Plum and Toffee Tart
Stickey Plum Tart
Bramley Apple Tart with Walnut and Pecan Crumble Topping
French Vanilla Shortbread
Chocolate Bread
Pecan Pie
Pear and Chocolate Tart

Coffee Love
Barista Angel

My Ireland and beyond
Mount Usher Gardens, Co Wicklow
Glenariffe, Co. Antrim
Borough Market, London
Karl-August Platz Markt, Berlin
Zoologischer Garten, Leipzig
Potsdam and Sanssouci