Tag: Summer

Squash, Rocket and Goats Cheese Salad

Squash, Rocket and Goats Cheese Salad

Squash, Rocket and Goats Cheese Salad I’ve always loved a good barbecue. Growing up, they were a big event in our house. We didn’t have too many of them and so when we did, we went all out! Being Irish, the most important part of […]

Summer Beans on Toast

Summer Beans on Toast

The humble broad or fava bean. Forever immortalised by The Silence of the Lambs, it always signifies the beginning of Summer to me. This is a recipe from a couple of years ago but is still my favourite way to serve these legumes. 300g of […]

Fish Stew all Porta Palazzo

Fish Stew all Porta Palazzo

Fish Stew alla Porta Palazzo The Porta Palazzo Market is a vibrant, loud almost scary place. Located in the centre of the northern Italian city of Turin there is an heir of madness about it. Even in August, when most city dwellers take to the […]

Minestrone Soup

Minestrone Soup

Minestrone Soup The perfect lunch. This substantial soup is often thought of as a great winter dish but, although I agree, I also find it magnificent in the spring and summer when fresh greens come into season. It serves as a great way to use […]

Bulgur Wheat Salad

Bulgur Wheat Salad

Bulgur Wheat Salad This past week Compassion In World Farming were encouraging people to have a meat free week. The idea is to make consumers think about their meat consumption and the effects it has on the animals and our planet. As a die hard […]