leftovers

what to do with leftover condensed milk

Condensed milk cookies

I found the remains of a tin of condensed milk in my fridge. What to do with it? It was in danger of becoming a permanent fixture.The solution was to make t...
dates stuffed with blue cheese and wrapped in bacon

Dates and blue cheese enveloped in bacon

This recipe was handed on to me by a well-meaning, and hopeful friend. I wasn’t sure if the combination would work but around this time of year both dates and b...
fruity chorizo cobbler recipe

Fruity chorizo cobbler

The Saucy Dressings’ chief taster told me he was tired of potatoes. “Tiny new potatoes just out of the ground and cooked by a friend are fine” he assured me, “a...
recipe for salad with marinated anchovies

Luxurious Leftover Salad

Saucy Dressings’ chief taster doesn’t like anchovies. Or at least he doesn’t like those which are preserved in a heavy dose of salt. Those, readily available al...
recipe for poor knights' pudding

Poor Knights’ Pudding

“To make Poor knights Pudding. Cut two penny loaves in round slices, dip them in half a pint of Cream or faire water, then lay them abroad in a dish, and beat t...
houmous with walnut oil and cumin recipe

Humous with Walnut Oil and Cumin

This is really just a tarted up version of humous (or houmous as some people spell it).Serve with middle-eastern crackers and a pink vermouth with tonic and...