Category Archives: Recipes

Green Bean Relish

What to do with lots of French Beans? Here’s a recipe for green bean relish, something we’ve made before and is well worth the effort. We’ve been away for a couple of weeks and (for the first time) I’m growing … Continue reading

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Kerula Prawn Curry

This curry is one of our favourites, simple to make, tasty and easily enhanced. Its based upon this recipe from the BBC but we usually add some vegetables of our own and use our own chillies which makes for a challenge, … Continue reading

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Gluten-Free Apple Cake

We’ve got four apple trees (two eaters and two cookers) and at this time of year we’re always overrun with apples. The real problem is that the varieties we’ve got don’t keep very long, so we spend the time between … Continue reading

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Tomato, Sweetcorn and Bacon Soup

At this time of year, we always get more stuff from the allotment than we know what to do with. We give as much as we can to our children but they all live miles away so it doesn’t work … Continue reading

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Failed Cottage Cheese – Emergency Ricotta and Recipes

I’ve been making cheese quite happily for a couple of months using the recipe I posted back in February here. All has been going relatively well, the first couple of times it was great but the next twice it came … Continue reading

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Home Made Cheese Recipes

OK, so this is a bit “off piste” being neither to do with the allotment, nor wheat free cooking. However, we bought our daughter a digital thermometer and various other tools for making cheese as a Christmas present and I … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Apple Pan Dowdy

This is an old recipe which we updated because of my wheat intolerance. It ticks the box “can give it to others” in as much as its virtually indistinguishable from the non-wheat-free version and isn’t more difficult to make. Ingredients … Continue reading

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Wheat Free Pizza

Pizza is something we have reasonably frequently and, like many bread/pastry products, whilst you can get commercial wheat-free pizza bases, one wonders what they have done to them to make them keep in the way that they do. We’ve done … Continue reading

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Wheat Free Buckwheat pancakes

I seem to be spending almost as much blogging time putting up recipes as I do anything else here. But then, with winter still with us and the allotment/tomatoes not yet ready to do anything, what more can I do. … Continue reading

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Gluten Free / Wheat Free Stuffed Pancakes

Stuffed pancakes are an ideal use of vegetables and other ingredients. They freeze well and are relatively quick to make. However, like many other recipes I thought they would be difficult to make wheat-free. As usual I was proved wrong … Continue reading

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