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Spinach with Roasted Sesame Seeds

Since beginning a vegetable garden around 11 months ago, we have been eating far more greens. All sorts of greenery thrives in the garden – dozens of herbs, lettuces, spinaches, chards and other spinach-like greens. 396 more words


Thinking about watercress

Previously, on tastingmenu.wordpress.com –

* https://tastingmenu.wordpress.com/2016/01/25/watercress-appetizer-soup/
* https://tastingmenu.wordpress.com/2011/12/16/lobster-and-nobu-watercress-dressing/
* https://tastingmenu.wordpress.com/2011/07/28/ron-siegels-salmon-on-shrimp-ravioli-watercress-puree-and-espelette-oil/

I recently caught an on-demand viewing of Iron Chef Gauntlet.  In the cook-off portion of the episode, one of the items presented was spanish mackerel with parsley/tarragon puree.  125 more words

Nobu At Home

Microgreen Growth Update

My sunflower and kale microgreens got big! The watercress is still tiny and cute! It’s been 7 days since I planted my microgreens and I am already harvesting my sunflowers. 253 more words


Anti-Allergy Soup

For a few months I’ve been following The Doctor’s Kitchen channel on YouTube.  This is presented by Dr Rupy, a Londoner of Indian ancestry who shares his intuitive way of cooking combined with maintaining health and his medical knowledge. 450 more words

Food And Cooking

Easter Sunday Floating Market

‘Til now, the children have come to us for feasts and gatherings but Easter Sunday we went to daughter Megan’s for lunch and next weekend it is with son Iwan.  654 more words

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Monkfish with dill, chilli potatoes and watercress

This is my twist on the Rick Stein classic dish of monkfish, potatoes and watercress. The addition of my favourite ingredients – chilli and garlic – plus the dill spices it up and adds delicious flavour. 301 more words


Watercress, Pistachio and Herb Salad

4 tablespoons olive oil
1 ½ tablespoons lemon juice, more to taste
1 teaspoon orange-blossom water
black pepper to taste
3 ½ cups watercress, thick stalks removed… 87 more words