Vegetable ChilliĀ 

It always amazes me when I suddenly come across a new recipe that is such a hit at home it becomes a permanent fixture on our weekly menu. I mean how did I ever manage without it before. This vegetable chilli is one such dish. Thanks to vegetarian blogger Kate, of Cookie and Kate, this…

These days it’s all about shortcuts.

How did I not know about soffritto mix before now. For years I have sweated blood and tears (OK blatant exaggeration) to finely chop onion, celery and carrots to make the base for my bolognese or casseroles, when all this time I could have got waitrose to do it for me! Of course it’s more…