Gnocchi

I am always on the lookout for a new potato recipe. Okay, gnocchi aren’t new but I had never made them before.  I was surprised by how simple they were. Will definitely be making these again! I used the recipe from this tome of Italian cooking, The Silver Spoon.  My potato ricer broke just as I…

Sourdough Bread Take 3

It had been weeks since I made sourdough bread. Coming back to real life after a relaxing holiday is never fun but one thing I was genuinely  looking forward to was getting back into the kitchen to continue experimenting with sourdough. The results this time were far superior to my previous attempts which, although satisfactory,…

Lentil And New Potato Salad

Every week I make one or two ‘lunch items’ – things I make large amounts of in advance  so I always have something available for quick meals. I like to imagine my refrigerator is a deli counter! On Monday evening I made a big batch of this salad. I brought some to work with me…