The big carving pumpkins are no good for eating, they are too watery & flavourless. Look for the culinary ones, often different shapes, colours and sizes with drier, more flavoursome flesh.



Pumpkins... Pumpkins and squashes are a fairly new vegetable to Scotland, having been introduced over the last 20 years


Green Pea & Mint Salad

Green Pea & Mint Salad The humble pea is probably one of my favourite vegetables.  I grow both sugar snap and

Green Pea & Mint Salad2019-07-30T11:09:39+00:00

Monkfish Antipasto Skewers

Monkfish Antipasti Skewers These skewers are very versatile, I've made them many times, using different ingredients such as haggis, black pudding,

Monkfish Antipasto Skewers2020-07-27T09:21:04+00:00

Vegetable Couscous & Rice

There is a real trend just now for vegetable spaghetti, rice and couscous.  Go along the supermarket prepared veg isle and

Vegetable Couscous & Rice2020-03-02T14:00:06+00:00