Georgia Flatbreads

Muhammara Sauce

This is my version of the stunning Syrian dip, with Piquillo Peppers to give a swet and smoky flavour. It is a fast to make, flavoursome, power food! The Sourdough Georgia Flatbreads are delicious dipped into Muhammara sauce, and it… Read More

Posted on: 16th May
Georgia Flatbreads

Sourdough Georgia Flatbreads

(Makes 2 Flatbreads) These luscious flatbreads ooze with melted cheese and are delicious eaten on their own for a snack or lunch, or serve with a tomato, Kalamata olives, and avocado salad, and a dollop of Muhamara sauce (see tomorrow’s… Read More

Posted on: 15th May

Romesco Sauce (to accompany Tortilla Espanola)

This Catalan sauce has a wonderfully complex flavour and conveniently keeps for at least a week in the fridge. It is traditionally served with Calcots, but works beautifully with simply-cooked fish, roast chicken, and even over warm new potatoes. In… Read More

Posted on: 18th April

Tortilla Espanola: The Epitome of Spanish Tapas

I don’t think I have been in a tapas bar from Sanlucar to Girona, Madrid to San Sebastián, which has not had this dish on their menu. It is possibly the epitome of Spanish tapas. After decades of sampling versions… Read More

Posted on: 17th April

Sourdough, Leek and Reblochon Panade

This recipe serves 2 very hungry people, or 3-4 not so hungry people! I hate to throw away the left-over hunks of sourdough bread which we all end-up with, so here is an idea for a luxurious treat to make… Read More

Posted on: 14th March

Wild Yeast Buttermilk Pancakes with Sticky Maple Bananas

(Makes about 25 pancakes) These simple pancakes (or griddle cakes) are perfect for breakfast or brunch. I love them with freshly squeezed orange juice mixed with a little juice from a ruby grapefruit, a bowl of strawberries (when in season)… Read More

Posted on: 22nd February

Minestrone Soup

Although February in the Vallespir isn’t as cold as some parts of the world, a comforting soup is always welcome on a winter’s day. Especially after a winter’s bike ride to Amelie Farmer’s Market. I like to visit the organic vegetable stall, stacked… Read More

Posted on: 2nd February