Entries tagged herbs de provence

August 14th, 2011

Cheese and spinach filo triangles

_1080441

I’ve got some catching up to do on this blog… these were from a few weeks ago now. So, this one’s one of those things where most of the ingredients comes out of a packet — because as much as I like making things from scratch, I’m not yet up to making my own filo […]

Posted in Snacks and tagged , , , , , , , , , , with no comments »
July 12th, 2011

Garlicky gratin

_1080156

To have with casserole. I made it a “garlicky” gratin by using a single clove of organic “elephant garlic” (yes, that enormous white lump on the right is one clove) – it has a sweeter and softer flavour than the smaller garlic, and one clove is plenty for a dish like this. Other than the […]

Posted in Vegetables and tagged , , , , , , , , with no comments »
May 1st, 2011

Sausage rolls (again) with home-made flaky pastry (again)

_1070277

This time for my niece’s birthday party. I made the pastry using the “quick puff pastry” method again. I was a bit rough and quick with it this time around, and the kitchen was a bit too warm (the butter melted a bit much) – so the layers didn’t really “puff”, but it still had […]

Posted in Pastry, Snacks and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , with no comments »