Tag Archives: starters & snacks

Watermelon Salad with Feta & Mint

This is a lovely refreshing salad for this hot weather and comes from Yummly.com Serves 4 What you need: 6 cups watermelon cubes, decease from about 1/4 of a large watermelon 1 tablespoon rice vinegar 3 ounces feta cheese, site … Continue reading

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Gorgonzola and Pancetta Bruschetta

Gorgonzola and Pancetta Bruschetta Serves 2 Preparation time: 5 minutes Cooking time: 10 minutes You’ll need: 4 thin slices smoked pancetta 2 thick slices of ciabatta or rustic bread 1 tbsp olive oil 15 g unsalted butter 1 eating apple, … Continue reading

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Houmous

Houmous Perfect for enjoying with baked pitta triangles. You can use dried chickpeas, but make sure you soak them overnight and then simmer in boiling water for 10 mins until tender before whizzing in the processor. Serves: 4 Ready in … Continue reading

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Melanzane sott’olio (Aubergines under oil)

“Melanzane sott’olio” (Aubergines under oil) This Southern Italian (Puglian) ‘peasant’ recipe is one of my (and my guests) favourites, passed to me from an elderly farmer who lives nearby in this part of S.Italy. It is delicious as a starter … Continue reading

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