Can I really eat dandelions?

Dandelion vinegar

Yes you can really eat dandelions! They are versatile, nutritious and readily available! Spring is the ideal time to make a tasty vinegar to be used in summer salads. Here are a few ideas what you can make with this common weed! HOME MADE DANDELION APPLE CIDER VINEGAR To make homemade dandelion apple cider vinegar … Read more

Top tips for perfect pancakes

First top tip for making traditional pancakes is don’t over mix, just enough to bring it together (avoids the batter going tough). Allow it to rest preferably for at least 20 minutes on the worktop (allows the gluten to relax and makes a lighter dough). Even heat across the base of the pan – an … Read more

Lockdown list of useful ingredients

nuts seeds and yoghurt

People keep asking me what do you buy during lockdown to avoid going to the supermarket especially when you are on a budget. If you have a freezer make the mot of it and portion up batch meals and cuts of meat and fish. So here goes apart from the obvious teabags, rice, pasta – … Read more