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cheese

  • Recipes

    Cretan Dakos [adapted from Ottolenghi Plenty more]

    On holiday in Crete last month, I developed an obsession for a local dish called ‘dakos’. It is made of Cretan barley rusk, fresh tomatoes, Cretan mitzithra cheese, black olives and capers. Topped with the best Cretan extra virgin…

    17th November 2016
  • Recipes

    Poached Pears with Grana Padano Ice Cream

    September means shorter days and colder weather, but also delicious seasonal fruits like pears. Move over summer berries! For an out of the ordinary dessert to serve this autumn, try Poached Pears with Grana…

    26th September 2016
  • Recipes

    Asparagus, Almond and Grana Padano Tarts

    Savoury tarts are one of my favourite dishes to make for a special meal with my husband. I like to keep them vegetarian, so I always have a base layer of cheese with a…

    5th September 2016
  • Recipes

    Courgette Pizza with Lime Zest

    As you may know from my Instagram posts, I am currently on holiday in the wonderful, one-of-a-kind island of Cuba. I will talk about this trip soon, but for now I want to share a…

    21st April 2016