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Creamy Portobello Mushroom Puff Pastry with Pancetta and Smoked Caciocavallo

I can’t really think of a less summery recipe than buttery puff pastry piled high with meaty portobello mushrooms and then topped with smoky cheese, but up until quite recently Vancouver was asking its regular “is it winter? 535 more words

BBQ spring onion and pancetta wraps

Rick Stein made a lovely TV programme this year called ‘Long Weekends’. In one episode he visited Palermo and their famous street food market where he came across these little beauties: spring onions rolled in thin slices of pancetta or very thin slices of streaky bacon and roasted on a hot BBQ until the pancetta is crisp and the onion soft underneath. 163 more words


Asparagus Salad with Poached Egg

It is time for DonQui to try one of the dishes he was particularly proud of at the Dublin cookery school to see if he has mastered the techniques. 861 more words


Creamy Potato and Leek Soup

Each week when I go to the feria (Thursday Street Market) I am looking for what fresh and wonderful things they have for sale. Then I make my decision on what I will be serving during the next week.  352 more words

Beach Living

Salmon Saltimbocca and Sage Butter Sauce

Saltimbocca is a delicious and indulgent Italian dish of meat, usually veal, wrapped in prosciutto, sage and cooked in butter. This variation uses salmon fillet and pancetta slices, and is served with creamy mash, steamed broccoli and an incredible sage butter sauce – largely because it’s what I had in the fridge! 522 more words


Honeydew Cucumber Soup

Soup’s Chillin’!

I love all the little toppings that go on top of a delicious soup as a garnish.  I also like to use certain garnishes to let you know what’s in a particular soup. 457 more words

Soups And Stews