Chickpeas and Squash

Chickpeas with Butternut Squash A great vegetarian option and could be combined with rice instead of the squash for a variation on another night. 1 butternut squash cut in half length ways 2 tins chickpeas drained 2tbsp rapeseed oil divided 1 medium white onion 1tbsp tomato puree 1tsp each nigella, cumin, coriander, turmeric, dried chilies 3 cardamom pods bruised to release their seeds 2 cloves … Continue reading Chickpeas and Squash

Chargrilled flat iron beef with Tossed Asian Style Vegetables

This cut of beef is becoming very popular and I love it, make sure to trim it if there is a membrane on the outside of it but once cooked and cut across the grain is a delicious piece of meat and easy and quick to prepare. This was a real crown pleaser so I hope the cut doesnt get too expensive as it’s popularity … Continue reading Chargrilled flat iron beef with Tossed Asian Style Vegetables

2 Potato Vindaloo – Ottolenghi Style

Im not vegetarian but I do eat meat free a day or 2 every week. I love finding new recipes for vegetables and it is to other cuisines I like to look for inspiration. This recipe is from Ottolenghi’s book Plenty and we make it pretty often here. The recipe has potatoe in it – I often substitute Butternut Squash which works just as well … Continue reading 2 Potato Vindaloo – Ottolenghi Style