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Asparagus with lemony yoghurt dressing

Jersey Royal new potatoes and fresh British asparagus are the great joys of spring vegetables. I made this dish as part of my offering for the Coronation Big Lunch buffet we enjoyed recently with friends. ‘Captain Bob’ cooked us some … Continue reading

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Asparagus and cucumber salad

This fresh green salad with its herb and mustard dressing looks and tastes wonderful. It’s very easy to make and it’s substantial enough as a lunch dish for two, or as a side dish with grilled chicken or fish. 2 … Continue reading

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Cream of asparagus soup

Last week, I bought two fat bunches of fresh asparagus from the market in Bury St Edmunds. I had visions of steaming it lightly and dipping the spears in some melted butter or a foamy Hollandaise. What actually happened was … Continue reading

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