Vegetarian Recipes

tasty vegetarian (& some seafood) recipes

Entries from March 2010

Sophie Dahl Cocktail Shaker

March 31st, 2010 · No Comments

Have you been watching the new Sophie Dahl cookery show? Isn’t it utterly brilliant! I think we can all agree it’s the very embodiment of the Reithian axiom to educate, inform and entertain and the BBC should be rightly proud of itself*. Who needs 6Music if the money saved by its butchery can go to […]

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Haddock & Cornish Yarg Pie with Potato Pastry Crust

March 22nd, 2010 · No Comments

Cornish Yarg is a mild yet flavoursome firm cheese not to be confused with the Cornish ‘Yarp’ – the only word uttered by Michael in ‘Hot Fuzz’.

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Tags: Baking · cheese · Fish · Main Course

Gently Spiced Bean, Pasta & Prawn Soup

March 17th, 2010 · No Comments

This recipe is based on Yotam Ottolenghi’s legume noodle soup which, although delicious, we felt could be improved with the audacious addition of a little chilli heat and a handful or two of prawns.

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Tags: Main Course · pasta · Seafood · Soup

Carrot, Ginger & Honey Soup

March 17th, 2010 · 1 Comment

The winter clouds part and in the park a thin ray of sunshine illuminates a single crocus striving to push its trampled head above the prairie of discarded KFC boxes … spring has arrived in Bethnal Green. This beautiful natural wonder heralds the change of the seasons and signifies that perhaps it is time to […]

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Tags: Snack · Soup · Starter

Chocolate Roll Surprise

March 16th, 2010 · No Comments

Well I suppose that’s the surprise spoilt already.

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Tags: Baking · Bread · Dessert

Don’t forget Mother’s Day

March 12th, 2010 · 4 Comments

It’s not too late. Our friends at Interflora have asked us to remind you that if you put in an order before 5pm tomorrow, they’ll get flowers to your dear ol’ mum in time for Mother’s day. So click Mother’s Day Flowers and make her happy.

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Parsley Pikelet

March 6th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Another slightly involved yet very tasty recipe from the mighty Dan ‘Love Bites’ Lepard. The slightly involved element is both understatement and DL raison d’etre and doubtless all his recipes benefit from the multi-tiered preparation, but SOMETIMES you want to make something you can eat while you can still remember starting the recipe. These are […]

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Tags: Snack · Vegetarian

Nothing to do with food: Save 6Music

March 2nd, 2010 · 1 Comment

Blogger-D’s comment on Guardian Online I’m guessing that the amount of publicity given to 6Music these past few days must have done quite a bit to their listenership, I hope it has. Thompson and his fellow idiots should check out the figures and listen to their audience of proper music lovers. Does the BBC not […]

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Tags: Stuff · Uncategorized