Vegetarian Recipes

tasty vegetarian (& some seafood) recipes

Entries from February 2011

Warm honeyed citrus fruits with yoghurt

February 28th, 2011 · No Comments

The visitation of Blogger-D’s errant sister and her luxuriantly mustachioed Frenchman and ‘associate’, coincided perfectly with the recent arrival of 2 freeby jars of delicious Greek honey from Mathos. For this recipe we opted for the Olympus Honey which with its lighter floral flavour made it the perfect companion to the pert zestiness of the […]

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Tags: Dessert

(Beetroot) Risotto Rosso

February 10th, 2011 · 2 Comments

The starting point of this recipe was a forgotten and up until now unused bargain basement cookbook called something along the lines of ‘A Zillion and One Easy To Make Risottos’. I should have been forewarned, for even after the most cursory of scans it was obvious the editor had struggled to fulfil the ambitious […]

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Tags: Main Course · Rice · Starter · Vegetarian

27 ways with onions …

February 1st, 2011 · No Comments

4. Potato and Onion Gratin Remarkably after only 4 (admittedly onion heavy) meals, we have reached the end of our £2 sack of onions. On this occasion they were consenting adults in a cheeky extramarital foursome with potatoes, cream and cheese – resulting in this very rich and even verier delicious gratin.

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Tags: cheese · Side Dish · Vegetarian(ish)

27 ways with onions …

February 1st, 2011 · 1 Comment

3. Smothered Onion Sauce (for pasta) When looking for tasty ways to eat our way through a sack of onions it was only natural we turn to The Essentials of Classic Italian Cooking‘ by Marcella Hazan, a book which up to now has never failed to deliver excellent pasta sauces. And this is no exception […]

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Tags: pasta · Sauce · Vegetarian(ish)

27 ways with onions …

February 1st, 2011 · No Comments

2. Creamed onion and cider soup with Stilton A quarter of the way into our sack of onions, time to try another soup… Featuring as it does cider and Stilton, this could probably be called an English Onion Soup.

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Tags: Main Course · Snack · Soup · Starter

Forman & Field

February 1st, 2011 · No Comments

London Cure Smoked Scottish Salmon On a grey and damp Saturday last October all of us here at Yumblog Towers boarded the Globe Town charabanc and trundled eastwards to the annual Forman & Field open day. It transpired to be a great day out with talks and demonstrations from farmers and food producers, a tour […]

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Tags: Fish · Reviews