lunch

mango and shrimp salad

La Salade 632 – Mango And Prawn Salad

A year or so before my mother died a friend of hers very generously paid for her to fly to the States, first class. Afterwards, when discussing possible visits ...
sugar snap and avocado salad

Crunchy-mashy Olive-pervaded Salad

This salad has an intriguing mix of the mashy avocado and the crunchy sugar snaps and pumpkin seedsThe key flavour however is black olive. You need to&nb...
potato salad

Smoked Salmon And New Potato Salad

At the beginning of April the new potato season begins - and for those of us who don't do peeling potatoes this is a halcyon season for making potato salad. The...
scrambled eggs

My Mother’s Scrambled Eggs

My mother was an excellent cook and cookery teacher. So naturally I resisted any attempt to learn from her myself. I managed to get through my twenties thanks m...