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Pearl Barley, Smoked Cheddar and Walnut Salad

This is a lovely recipe I have adapted a little, to include crispy Kale. It is a lovely warm, seasonal salad, very filling and hearty. The original recipe is in The Salad Bowl - Nicola Graimes. This is a wonderful, warm salad, perfect for cosy autumn evenings, walnut and smoked cheeses, is just the tastiest… Continue reading Pearl Barley, Smoked Cheddar and Walnut Salad

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Comfort Food – Banana Bread

I think fruit loaves are the perfect comfort food for Autumn. They are easy to make and are very forgiving when it comes to baking. This is a recipe I use for Banana Bread that never lets me down, and is ideal when you have a few bananas that are over ripe and you don't… Continue reading Comfort Food – Banana Bread

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Garden Glut Tomato and Courgette Bruschetta

I try to grow tomatoes every year, usually I have very limited success if I'm honest, which is a real shame, because you can't beat a fresh home grown tomato (except maybe by a fresh, homegrown cucumber?). This year, however, I had 3-4 tomato plants self seed themselves into my veg patch, I must have… Continue reading Garden Glut Tomato and Courgette Bruschetta