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Rice, Grains and Pasta for Spring
Orecchiette, Broad Beans, Pasta 🌿
A simple, gentle pasta to celebrate the first little broad beans of late spring.
Salmon, pasta, cream and mustard under a breadcrumb crust.
Lentils, sausage, harissa
Italian sausages with lentils, tomato and harissa
Couscous with Asparagus 🌿
A salad of couscous with asparagus, broad beans and herbs
Tortellini, Spinach sauce 🌿
Tortellini with a creamy spinach sauce and Parmesan
Split pea soup, roast carrots 🌿
A soup of yellow split peas, with roast carrots and mint
Fettucine, Mussels, Samphire
Fettucine with Mussels, Cream and fresh Samphire.
Fettucine with Dill and Bacon
A pasta dish with garlic, cream, herbs and crisp bacon.
Gnudi with Broccoli 🌿
Gnudi, broccoli, Parmesan. Light ricotta and Parmesan dumplings.
Wholewheat, Chicken, Lemon and Dill
Chicken baked with stock, wholewheat, dill and lemon.
Cracked wheat and asparagus salad 🌿
A gentle salad of cracked wheat with asparagus, lentils and fresh herbs.
Asparagus Pilau 🌿
Asparagus pilau with broad beans, asparagus and mint
Cold Roast Lamb with Dill Basmati
Slices of cold roast lamb with broad bean and dill rice.
Leftover risotto turned into crisp, melting balls of cheese and rice.
Lentils with Lamb
Lentils cooked with spinach, cream and roast lamb.
Lentils, Couscous, Apricots and Raisins 🌿
Couscous and Lentils stirred through with herbs, apricots and raisins.
Black Bean, Bacon Soup
A warming soup with beans and pancetta for a spring day.