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Edamame and Mint Dip

I bought an edamame and mint dip in an English supermarket to take with us on our cruise on the Norfolk Broads. I enjoyed it so much, I kept the packaging so I could attempt to recreate it at home. 245 more words


Hummus Pomodoro with Warm Pizza Crust

We let me say right off the bat that I didn’t attempt the warm pizza crust. I just didn’t have time. But, I did make the hummus, and it was really good! 254 more words


B is for Beans...Because I couldn't think of a fancy title.

Here’s the thing. I didn’t want a mash. I didn’t want a soup. I did however want to use the rest of my beans. A post on another blog  … 269 more words

Side Dishes

Duck, cannellini beans, marsala & rosemary

This is a simple suppers Nigel Slater jobby, and as such requires very few ingredients and absolutely minimal effort. Like, zero. You can imagine a version of this dish that would take hours: slow braised and stewed beans with onion and bacon and carrots, with perhaps an enriched, glossy meaty sauce, cabbage on the side. 298 more words


Lickety Split White Bean & Veggie Soup

Today’s cooking adventure came a little unexpectedly. Hubby is out of town on business and I was planning on having salad for dinner… but something else tapped on my shoulder! 1,384 more words


Ten Minute Meal :: Panzanella with Cannellini

The weather here has been a bit extreme. Unbearably hot and humid with a drying wind that burned what was left of my hydrangeas, then this week sunny, bright, and cool, with nights that required long sleeves and socks. 327 more words


Sausage and Beans, Italian style...

Despite the many great dishes on offer in the UK, since moving abroad, it’s always the simple mid-week meals from my childhood that bring back my memories of great British food. 283 more words