Spicy Courgette Chutney

Spicy Courgette Chutney is delicious with cheese, cold meats & perfect for a cheese & pickle sandwich. Spiced with coriander, ginger, mustard seeds and a touch of chilli. Instructions are included for the slow cooker and conventional cooking.

I thought I’d share with you another of my recipes for preserving courgettes, Spicy Courgette Chutney, one I made for the local Christmas Market here in Brittany. It’s a delicious chutney spiced with coriander, ginger, mustard seeds and a touch of chilli – the chilli content isn’t blow your socks off hot and you can …Continue Reading…

Sweet Chilli Jam

Plenty of chillies? Make this delicious Sweet Chilli Jam. Perfect with cheese & homemade bread & makes a great edible gift!

Plenty of chillies? Make this delicious Sweet Chilli Jam. Perfect with cheese & homemade bread & makes a great edible gift! Sweet Chilli Jam is quick and easy to make and delicious with cheese and homemade bread. Divine with a baked Camembert and slices of French crusty pain. Warm through with a little rice vinegar …Continue Reading…

Chocolate Peppermint Crisps

This little chocolate peppermint crisps are so easy to make and if you can resist eating them all, they make a perfect hand made gift.

This little chocolate peppermint crisps are so easy to make and if you can resist eating them all, they make a perfect hand made gift. Whilst I love chocolate mints, I find the fondant in the middle of After Eight type mints to be a little too sickly sweet following a meal; my preference is …Continue Reading…

Mini Stollen Loaves

Delicious Mini Stollen make a fab alternative to Christmas cake & are delicious to eat whilst they are still warm when the marzipan oozes out of the middle.

Delicious Mini Stollen make a fab alternative to Christmas cake & are perfect for gifting too ! One of my favourite Christmas treats is Stollen, not least because it includes two of my most-liked Christmas ingredients, dried fruit and marzipan. Stollen always appeared at our house when I was growing up, even though for a …Continue Reading…