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

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

Roast Garlic Soup

Roast Garlic Soup is a tasty treat on any chilly autumn evening but is particularly welcome at Halloween. A perfect way of deterring visiting vampires! Although this is particularly seasonal, I must confess I really chose this soup to use (and show off) my new garlicky mug. I treated myself on a recent to visit … Continue reading Roast Garlic Soup

Pumpkin Round-up!

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.comIt's definitely peak pumkin time! The shops are full of them for our Halloween lanterns. Thank goodness. Those of us that are Scottish and over a certain age will remember the horror of using turnips for our lanterns instead. Although the final result could look great and quite scary, the sheer … Continue reading Pumpkin Round-up!