Category Archives: Vegetables

Baked squash with tomato roasted onions and feta

This is a lovely dish to make at any time of the year and I like to serve it with roast meats such as lamb or pork. You can make it with all types of squash – butternut, pumpkin and … Continue reading

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Fresh orange and black olive salad/relish

I usually serve apricot chutney with my carved cold ham at Christmas but I didn’t have time this year. So, I made this sweet and sour fresh salad/relish with sweet oranges, black olives and red onion with a sweet and … Continue reading

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Pigeon Cottage potato salad

I make potato salad all year round, depending on what potatoes are in season. You need firm waxy varieties that don’t disintegrate when cooked such as baby new potatoes, Anya, Ratte, Pink Fir Apple or Charlotte. I sometimes make potato … Continue reading

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Tomato salad with sherry vinegar dressing

You can make this salad at any time of the year, although I usually make a big bowl of this for my BBQ parties in the summer and for the Pigeon Cottage Xmas party. It’s very easy to make, looks … Continue reading

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Moroccan green pepper salad

Summer days mean the BBQ is out and it’s time to turn to Mediterranean recipes that make us feel like we’re on holiday. I made this Moroccan green pepper salad to accompany a chargrilled butterflied leg of lamb recently and … Continue reading

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