Tag Archives: sweet potato

Half a nose to half a tail – the Kenilworth Lamb

It was back in November 2015 that I bought half a lamb from the rather wonderful Kenilworth Free Range. The box I collected was surprising for its weight and variety. For £70 I’ve fed over 50 generous plates of food … Continue reading

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TransAtlantic Pudding and Souse

On my recent Barbados holiday I tried Pudding and Souse and vowed to give it a try when I returned. Last Friday I had the opportunity. This fascinating dish is a Bajan Saturday tradition. It uses cheap ingredients to make … Continue reading

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Bajan Sweet Potato Pudding

My pudding and souse experience in Barbados was memorable. I wanted to try it again but gave pudding a tryout on its own. There are a variety of ingredients in the recipes I read so I aimed for something in … Continue reading

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Bajan pudding and souse – traditional Saturday lunch

I’ve had to wait a week to write this blog. It was only after we’d been on holiday for a couple of days in Barbados that I saw the little cafes saying that they served pudding and souse. After a little … Continue reading

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A near miss on lamb meal number 3: and a lesson in juggling peppers

Most blogs portray beautifully photographed meals which go well. I like to think I add a little everyday reality, domestic chaos and personal incompetence to the mix. Regular readers will know that I have bought half a lamb and I … Continue reading

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The flexible and forgiving tagine

Tagines are fabulous for many reasons. They employ gutsy, punchy flavours in a palette we don’t often sample, they are really easy to cook and very forgiving, they smell fantastic and they are a great use-up dish. The people who don’t … Continue reading

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