Curried Lentil, Carrot and Cashew Soup

Yes, you can have too many carrots. I made this recipe recently in a bid to use up at least some of my carrot glut. I obviously thought I didn't have any and bought some on a few separate shopping trips. As if that wasn't enough, I then received a generous bundle in my weekly … Continue reading Curried Lentil, Carrot and Cashew Soup

Praveen Kumar’s Indian Cook School

I LOVE a cooking class and was fortunate enough to receive a voucher for Praveen Kumar's Indian Cook School at Christmas (thank you Mum). To say I was excited is definitely an understatement! I booked a place straight away and hey-ho, attended my class at the Cook School last week. I wasn't disappointed. The Cook … Continue reading Praveen Kumar’s Indian Cook School

Beetroot and Roasted Parsnip Soup

Beetroot and Roasted Parsnip Soup This recipe was a bit of a bonus. I asked my friend Jess for a copy of her spicy parsnip and apple soup recipe which she kindly provided - I'll share it soon. I also received a pic of the recipe below. It comes from the Covent Garden Soup Cookbook.  I … Continue reading Beetroot and Roasted Parsnip Soup

Lentil, Lime and Coriander Soup

Lentil, Lime and Coriander Soup. This soup is the third of four recipes provided by the Hospitality teaching team at Perth College UHI. Thank you - you know who you are! The great thing about their recipes are the quantities - they work in portions of ten, great for dinner parties and larger gatherings. No … Continue reading Lentil, Lime and Coriander Soup

Zuppa 2018 – Oatmeal Soup

My blog has been very quiet lately - sorry about that. There was a reason though - in addition to all the usual hectic 'real life' stuff going on. I was a finalist in Zuppa 2018 - a competition organised by the Giraffe Cafe as part of the Great Perthshire Picnic! Giraffe are a social … Continue reading Zuppa 2018 – Oatmeal Soup