Delicious Rustic Bread

This is one of my favorite bread recipes.  I love rustic, crunchy bread with butter… and this bread fits the bill exactly.  And it’s so easy to make.  Now, granted, it does take up to 24 hours for this bread to rise, but don’t let that fool you.  The texture…

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Leek and Potato Soup

Soup cooking

A simple yet filling and delicious Leek and Potato soup. Prepare this the night before so that it is ready to reheat at lunch the following day. It can also be easily made at lunchtime to be eaten immediately. Serves 4 Ingredients 500g/1lb potatoes 4 large leeks 1 large brown…

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Smoky Jacket Potato

It may sound like a BBQ recipe to some but it is far from that. This is a very traditional way to cook a smoky jacket potato which is usually reserved for one day  of the year. That day is, of course Bonfire Night or Guy Fawke’s Night and is…

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Red Coleslaw

I love coleslaw but the supermarket stuff is a poor imitation of what you can easily make yourself. This way of preparing one does vary a little from the norm I have various ways of making it but this Red Coleslaw is one of my favourites.

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Cheese and Tomato Omelette

A recipe by Ian Dixon

Omelette is something that is very quick and easy to prepare so it makes an ideal lunch. This is not exactly how it is normally made but it does work very well, at least for me. This Cheese and Tomato Omelette is vegetarian but the ingredients can be experimented with…

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