Cucumber Gazpacho

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

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 kindly shared her fruit tart recipe with ‘pastry in the pan’ which is much easier ...

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 ...

Crunchy Kale Crisps

Kale is an incredibly nourishing vegetable. In fact I’d go as far as to say it’s one of the most nutrient dense ...

Stuffed Chard Leaves

Stuffed leaves are a popular dish in France and Germany but are served less often here. These are a real treat and ...