Basics ……. How To Make Soup

Basics ……. How To Make Soup

Basics ……. How To Make Soup On the wonderful Facebook group associated with this blog, we have been talking on a long thread about helping anyone who wants to learn to cook, and needs some help with the basics. This is one of what will be many in a series. If there...
Two tins of tomatoes. Is there a difference worth having?

Two tins of tomatoes. Is there a difference worth having?

The Thrifty Lesley U3A cookery group met on Tuesday. We made Spinach & Ricotta Pasta, Green Lentil Shepherds Pie and Carrot and Sesame Burgers. Comparing The Two I also thought it would be an interesting exercise to directly compare two tins of tomatoes,  a tin of...
Tomato flavoured sparkling water rolls

Tomato flavoured sparkling water rolls

Made the carrot soup for Mike’s lunch today (I’m back on the diet and had something different), and some tomato flavoured rolls to go with it using the sparkling water loaf recipe from a few days ago. This time I used the same ingredients as for the...