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Kisir

If you’ve been to Turkey on holiday, it’s highly likely that you’ll have been served a Kisir salad just like this as part of a mezze. The combination of nutty bulgur wheat in spicy tomato and harissa marinade mixed with … Continue reading

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Tabbouleh deluxe!

A Pigeon Cottage ‘Garden Kitchen’ favourite weekend lunch is a marinated, butterflied leg of lamb cooked on the barbie served with a delicious salad like this one; and a cold glass or three of course! It’s very simple to make, … Continue reading

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Easter bunny carrot salads!

There are any number of ways to make a big bowl of juicy grated carrots into a brilliant salad simply by adjusting the combination of oil and vinegar or lemon juice based dressings, or by adding in chopped herbs, a … Continue reading

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Fresh summer slaw

In the summer heat, traditional coleslaw with mayonnaise can feel a little heavy and go oily if left to stand. This crisp, lime dressed slaw with mint and coriander is light and refreshing and perfect with BBQ’ed or grilled meat … Continue reading

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Grilled aubergine and courgette salad with tahini sauce

If you’re a fan of Ottolenghi-style Middle-Eastern dishes, you’ll love this super-easy, fresh tasting grilled aubergine and courgette salad with its creamy yoghurt and tahini sauce. This recipe serves four as a side dish but it’s one of those rustic … Continue reading

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