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Basil and Lemon Butter
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It’s been ages since I last posted, so what better way to say hello again, than with this very easy and vibrant recipe for basil butter. If you have a massive crop of basil then this is a wonderful way … Read More

Jack Fruit Ragout with White Bean Puree and Roasted Green Asparagus
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A few weeks ago I did my second online cookery class with the Carl Schurz Haus in Freiburg. This time the theme was plant based cooking with a very typical American dish – Pulled Pork. Pulled pork is a dish … Read More

Hot Cross Buns
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When I think about Easter in the UK I always think about Hot Cross Buns. Served warm or toasted with a generous spread of butter and jam, these lightly spiced, fruity yeast buns are just so yummy. Of course they … Read More

Dark Salted Avocado and Almond Tart
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If you haven’t heard about Crowd Farming yet, do go and check out their website. It’s a fantastic way to order great produce directly from the farmer. Right now avocados are in season in Spain, and so as a treat, … Read More

Scones with Orange and Star Anise
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Scones with jam and clotted cream are what I sometimes miss most about the UK, of course I can make scones here in Germany, but I don’t have the clotted cream to go with them, so it’s just not the … Read More

Roasted Beetroot Soup
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This soup is straightforward to make, vibrant and delicious. It’s colour and flavour can only lift the spirits on a wet and cold day. When I did my apprenticeship I learnt how useful and yummy vegetable juices can be when … Read More