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courgette and ricotta pasta recipe

Interesting, Compromise, Courgette Pasta

I call this recipe Interesting Compromise Pasta because at least the ricotta is better for you than the double cream of yesterday’s naughty pasta.It is base...
quince in syrup recipe

How To Stew Quince In Syrup

Forget eating them, it’s worth just making this for the heavenly smell which will pervade the whole house. Unless that is you are using the Pineapple variety fr...
cauliflower pasta recipe

Farewell to Buena Vista Pasta

One of the best music festivals around is the Verbier festival. Every year the town, perfectly located halfway up a magnificent bowl of an alpine valley (the Va...
Turkish green plums

Turkey’s Sour Green Plums

This month I’m in Turkey, and, in Istanbul, it’s also the month of the festival of the Tulip. From the moment we arrived, even just driving out of the airport, ...