I worked this out from trying to imitate jars of Iranian Pickled Garlic which were briefly available in Leeds – adapting pickled onion recipes. (more…)
Classic. Has to be made every October to be ready for Christmas! (more…)
Over the years, my basic pickling recipe has become … (more…)
Sun-dried tomatoes? Sorry folks – I am not impressed. And my experience of trying to replicate Mediterranean sunshine by oven-drying – hmm, seriously underwhelmed. Sorry, Delia, … but no.
However, this little trick gives me what I EXPECT sun-dried tomatoes to taste of – a potent tongue-blast of concentrated essence of sunshine and summer. (more…)
Thanks to next door neighbour’s apple tree and the glut of fruit overhanging into my garden 🙂 (more…)
It’s that time of year again – the glut of summer vegetables. The Kashmiri shop down the road has boxes of beautiful tomatoes – ridiculously cheap. (more…)