Category: Al-fresco

Meat Free Monday Burgers & A Kicking BBQ Sauce…..

Inspired from the cookbook "Peace & Parsnips" a little twist on a couple of groovy burger recipes to celebrate meat free mondays in the Curious Kitchen.... Roasted sweet potato & aubergine, miso infused brown rice, sun kissed tomato and a ton of other stuff.... A quick and simple wild mushroom & bean burger, also packed with lots of stuff and of course flavour. Give em a blast its BBQ party time.................

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Roasting Sweet Chestnuts……3 Ways, maybe 4………

"Chestnuts roasting on an open fire, Jack Frost nipping on your nose, Yuletide carols being sung by a choir, and folks dressed up like Eskimos" ................

By Simon

Smoked Trout Pate With Attitude……

One of my all time favourites, smoked trout pate with a bit of attitude, served on lightly toasted buttered sourdough, epic taste and super simple.........Fancy smoking your own trout........Check out our recipe: Smoked Rainbow Trout......

By Simon

Giant Tray-Baked Lamb With Sun Kissed Tomatoes & Herby Cornish Cruncher….

Got a lot of guests to feed, this is a super easy, super quick, packed to the gunnels with flavour, roasting dish. Minced lamb, onion, sun kissed tomatoes, herbs & spice a handful of oats & egg, today served with a herb baked Cornish cruncher with a ton of salad, add pickles chutney or your favourite sauce.......Roll on the next gathering......

By Simon

Vibrant Couscous……Smiling With Flavour For You Nikki.

Fresh, vibrant and packed with flavour & texture, this green couscous is so versatile, mix up the flavours, what would your tasty buds want ? Its' a truly stunning dish to adorn any table. For you Nikki....

By Simon

Savoury Muffins, Served Warm From The Oven…..

Savoury muffins, perfect for a sunshine picnic, a lazy sunday brunch or a summer party. Simple and truly delicious. Try out different fillings for your own muffin creations, grated carrot, sweet potato or courgette, pastrami, a handful of chopped chorizo, herbs, olives or a variety of strong hard cheeses, how about parmesan, black olive & sun-dried tomato.......

By Simon

Pollock Dogs & Pastrami Sweet Potato Hash…..For Sue.

Beautiful, abundant fresh Pollock, created into a fish dog, today in a seeded roll, lashings of frisky mayo, smashed minted peas and a side of pastrami & sweet potato hash......Because we can.

By Simon

Home Oak Smoked Salmon, Watercress & Herby Feta Salad….& The Incredible journey……

Beautiful fresh Scottish salmon, today cured and smoked to perfection & served gently pulled into a feta and herby leaf salad. Perfect to share on a magnificent summers evening with family or friends.....Its fun too......Smoking.

By Simon

Lychee & Ginger Pavlova…….For You Krisztina.

Crisp marshmallow meringue filled with whipped mascarpone, ginger crunch cream, topped with lychees, stem ginger, a scattering of more ginger crunch and edible flowers, a stunning finale for a Summer's evening party.........Enjoy Krisztina.

By Simon

Grilled Sliders, Your Way……For Joe Davies

For you Joe Davies, a cheeky little number.....Sliders.....Fun, great for a feast, versatile, it's like happy food on a plate, let your culinary juices go crazy Joe, happy feasting.......

By Simon