Spaghetti squash and beef cheek stew

Having an allotment is like being a part of a community and everyone are so helpful and nice. One of our allotment neighbours had grown spaghetti squash and he kindly gave us one as we didn’t grow this and were curious. I have seen it being cooked before and it looks great. It is different … Continue reading

A summery beef cheek and runner bean stew

Every year at the allotment we grow runner beans. I have a bit of an ambivalent relationship with runner beans. I am not completely fond of the flavour but then it adds that extra to some dishes and I only cook them in runner bean season! One of my favourite way to cook them is … Continue reading

Beef cheek stew and burrata mash

It was another Saturday and another game of Rugby. Needless to say it was bitter cold and sitting still for too long makes the cold creep in to the bones! I realized we needed something truly warming when we got back This cold weather makes me crave hearty foods, like stew and even more so after the rugby! … Continue reading

Lemon grass beef stew

The colder weather and the snow makes me want to do some slow cooking and eat comfort foods. I picked up some beef cheeks from the butcher, I have been thinking about lemon grass flavoured beef for a while and finally got around to making it. I didn’t have a recipe but wanted the lemon grass … Continue reading