Tag: Seasonal eating

Never again

When we moved into this house, one of the delights was discovering the  garden as the seasons unfolded. We were puzzled, that first summer, by tall leafy plants that L thought were sunflowers & I thought were possibly a type of salvia. Turns out we were both wrong. They're Jerusalem artichokes. And they're edible. But … Continue reading Never again


Anyone for a nackerjack?

Dashed into the Sunday market  on the weekend (on our way to see the fantastic film version of The Merchant of Venice with Al Pacino as a captivating Shylock) to grab, among other things, a few leeks. For I had in mind a particular dish … leek stew with a nackerjack. I love that word, … Continue reading Anyone for a nackerjack?