Cucumber salad with marigolds

This cucumber salad is a nice little side dish for a barbecue. Very quick and easy to make, cooling on …

Peaches and cream

This is not my first peach post… there have been fried peaches, grilled and caramelised peaches… and this might not …

Tomato and courgette salad

Tomatoes from the farm shop, lettuce and courgette from the allotment. I really enjoy eating this with an egg for …

Watermelon and feta salad

The first time I had feta and watermelon was at my Greek friend Richard’s house and I was sold. Not …

Summer coleslaw with courgette

This is a summer coleslaw with courgette for my friend Helen! This time of year we always have too many courgettes and …

Salted cucumbers and pickled nasturtiums

This weekend we made these beautiful salted cucumber and pickled nasturtiums. My friend Helen grows star and heart shaped cucumbers and she gave …

Cucumber sandwiches for Helen

These cucumber sandwiches are for my friend Helen who grows her own star and love heart shaped cucumbers and so …

Gazpacho

Many years ago, I lived in Málaga for six months. I loved going fruit and veg shopping in the markets …