salads

german salad dressing

German Yoghurt Salad Dressing

I've adapted this German yoghurt salad dressing so much from the original German version that it is almost more like Tzatziki and maybe I should rename it Greek...
chicken, raspberry and asparagus salad

Chicken, Raspberry And Asparagus Salad

for two – good served hot – but also cold so you could make double quantities and have two very different meals. If you do this, don’t forget to reserve half th...
pea and radish salad

Peppery-pea Salad

The sweetness of the peas is smartened up by the pepperiness of the radishes and the cress; and the wake-you-upness of the spring onions; and the sharpness of t...
borage and watercress salad

Borage And Watercress Salad

Borage grows like a weed and it attracts butterflies - no excuses for not buying a pot and simply watering every now and then. It has a very unusual sweet, slig...
roast asparagus recipe

Roast Asparagus

"Picture the man at the dinner party. It might be a woman. That can happen. But it's usually a man. Some smooth-faced Tristram or Tarquin, some bearded Xander o...
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 ...