Category Archives: Recipes

These are recipes that are firm family favourites at Pigeon Cottage HQ plus a few new experiments we’d like to share.

BBQ butterflied leg of lamb with tahini yoghurt sauce

This BBQ lamb is a total crowd pleaser for weekend friends and family gathering. Charred and delicious on the outside, pink and juicy on the inside, it’s perfectly complemented by the tahini yoghurt sauce. I serve it with piles of … Continue reading

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Tomato and basil summer pudding

At this time of year, not only is there usually a glut of tomatoes but with all the sunshine we’ve had, the flavour will be at its absolute best. So, this tomato and basil summer pudding I found in an old … Continue reading

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50% off to try Pasta Evangelist!

I love proper fresh pasta dishes so I was intrigued to try this upmarket artisan pasta by post company. They are called Pasta Evangelists and have impressive backers – Giles Coren (food critic for The Times), Prue Leith (Bakeoff judge) … Continue reading

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Linguine with black garlic cream and basil sauce

I went to the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower show in July with my daughter and she treated me to a pot of delicious black garlic cloves from the Isle of Wight Garlic Farm. It’s made by leaving it to age … Continue reading

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So, you’ve heard of tiramisu right? The delicious classic Italian dessert made with coffee, brandy and rum soaked sponge fingers topped with creamy mascarpone. Well, this is the same trifle-style dessert but my version is made with Kahlua coffee liqueur instead. … Continue reading

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