Beetroot Risotto with Walnuts and Provolone

Beetroot is still in season and this mouth-watering risotto recipe is provided by Masterchef Semi-Finalist Ollie ...

Pork Steaks with Tuscan Beans

I’ve eaten this many times in Italy, but it tastes just as fine at home in England and is quick to prepare on a ...

Cucumber Gazpacho

Very simple but tasty chilled summer soup from our friend Dany in France. Ingredients One cucumber diced in medium ...

Giant Puffball

A friend just brought us this amazing Giant Puffball from a nearby field.

Raspberry and Nutella Pancakes

This is a simple and delicious pancake recipe that our children have enjoyed making since they were 10 years old ...

French Fruit Tart

Our French friend Dany is a keen gardener and cook and has kindly shared her fruit tart recipe which I’m very ...

Carrot and Courgette Muffins

These tasty muffins are a fairly virtuous treat (using fresh carrots and courgettes from your garden perhaps). They ...

Panna Cotta with Strawberry Sauce

Panna Cotta has a reputation for being difficult to make, but in fact the only tricky bit can be unmoulding the ...

Beef & Lamb Kebab Recipes

In Chieveley we have no late night dining options – no pizza delivery/Chinese take away/kebab van (although ...

Fresh Spring Roll Recipe

These fresh and crunchy spring rolls are absolutely delicious and easy to make! They don’t require deep frying or ...