Stews aren’t just for the winter months but can be summery too and don’t have to be cooked for hours in the oven (which is welcome news in some parts of the world – and rumour has it, we, in the UK, have a heatwave coming next week). This one is cooked on the hob
There are so many foods I like but I guess the key to guessing what they are lies with the seasons – so in spring I gravitate towards asparagus and herbs; in summer berries and other soft fruit; in autumn squash and orchard fruits; and in winter tropical fruits, nuts and anything vaguely festive!
Bonfire Night means bangers to me! Not the exploding firework kind (although I don’t mind them) but the meaty sausage sort. And what better than bangers and mash? I have little problem in demolishing a sausage but do chew very, very well and choose a good meaty and low fat variety for good nourishment,
GUEST POST: Did you know we consume as much as three times our recommended daily calorie intake on Christmas day? But it’s not all doom and gloom…
My clan tire of salads quite easily in the summer months (they call it ‘peak salad fatigue’) but never of a roast! I don’t want to spend too much time in the kitchen when the outdoors