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Lemon Balm Marshmallow & Sugared Leaves

You know those days when you’re really up for a faff in the kitchen? When you want to enjoy some time gratuitously wasted in tinkering. To decadently fritter away a couple of hours making something pointless. Well…

Plate Politics

The politics of my plate of kale are greater than I first thought. Food isn't just fuel, it is surprisingly politically-charged. As a talk with Nigella & Anna del Conte revealed to me...

Hungry Gap Spelt Salad

The Hungry Gap is that bit of the year when you've eaten the last cabbage but the radishes haven't arrived yet. That sad day when you take the final winter squash from the shelf in the...

Simple Shredded Savoy Supper

Well it seems we all managed to make it through the horrors of the recent courgette crisis. Good work troops. British bulldog resilience at its best. Except not really, eh? Because, lets face it, the [...]

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