Tag Archives: broccoli

Quick and easy broccoli soup, with added Stilton if you’re that way inclined

Vege soup is easy: cook vegetables in enough stock to just about cover them, until they are soft, then blend (or not if you like chunky soup). This one has Stilton added (the last of the Festive cheese!), but without … Continue reading

Posted in Slimming World recipes, Soup | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Wensleydale and broccoli quiche

So this recipe was inspired by something I saw in Delicious magazine last month, but then I used our regular family quiche recipe and added Wensleydale and sprouting broccoli. Ingredients 1/2 a 500g pack of ready-to-roll shortcrust pastry Flour for dusting … Continue reading

Posted in Starters | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Eating out: Sante

Friday night was my last curling game of the season, and Papa was my skip. So we had a Daddy/Daughter Date and went out for dinner in town after the game. We managed to get a table at Sante in … Continue reading

Posted in Eating Out | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Slimming World pakoras

I’ve been wanting to try this recipe on the Slimming World website for ages! Why not serve them up with homemade pakora sauce? The pakora were really, really good. They had a good consistency, not unlike regular pakora. I added extra curry … Continue reading

Posted in Curry, Slimming World recipes, Starters, Vegetarian | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments

Thank the steamer for broccoli

Sprouted broccoli is great, and there’s nothing quite like it cooked well. Well as in correctly – with a little bit of crisp left – not overdone. We rarely use the steamer (too many dishes!) but it does do vege very … Continue reading

Posted in Gadgets, Vegetables | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment