Category Archives: Recipes

Zucchini Cake

I have one Black zucchini plant in the garden.  So far it has produced 7.7kg of normal sized zucchini plus a few giants that I didn’t bother weighing as they went straight into the compost. Now, as much as I … Continue reading

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Zucchini & Haloumi Fritters

It’s Friday which is a day late for Veggiegobbler’s Thursday’s Garden Gobbles (or 6 days early) and 3 days late (or 4 days early) for Garden Glut’s Zucchini Tuesdays.  I think I shall err on the early side as I have … Continue reading

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Lemons, so many lemons….

After The New Goodlife’s fabulous top 5 post about lemons earliers in the week and Bek from Bek’s Backyard’s adventures with Limoncello I thought it only appropriate I continue with the lemon theme for this week’s Thursday Kitchen Cupboard post. My … Continue reading

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Just a few seasonal ingredients including Broad Beans

Last week I harvested my first handfull of broad beans for the season. I do love broad beans – particularly double shelled broad beans.  There are two groups of broad bean eaters in this world, those who double shell and those … Continue reading

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Cauliflower Soup

I am a big fan of soups, and particularly their ability to use a large amount of delicious home grown produce in a nutritious way.  I try and grow as many soup friendly ingredients as I can which is why … Continue reading

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