Tag Archive: veg

I have seed

Not quite sure why I havent given this a go before. I get excited by shopping for dirty veg, I can spend hours being that weird guy feeling up all the veg and sniffing the herbs. Let us summon the epic powers of Nigel Slater Homebase had an offer on, 8 packets of seeds for the price of less packets. I got these, I thought I’d start with what I’m thinking will be easy? Tarragon, basil, corriander, rocket, little mustard sprouts, radicchio, and chilli peppers. I have no idea how closely to put the seeds together, I went with 3... View Article


There is always mince in the fridge. If the world ended I could make a single packet of mince feed 400 people for 400 days, like Jesus did with the wine and fishes, but more mince based. Tonight Im doing mince thing with dumplings. Its basically mince, with everything left in the fridge, loads of veg…with dumplings…the more dumplings the better. We start with cheap mince. My good close personal friend Mr Blumenthal (he never calls) told me to almost burn my mince before cooking to get that melliard reaction going…it does makes a difference…split your mince into two pans... View Article