Tag Archives: red onion

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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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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Mexican salsa verde

Tomatillo salsa – perfect for BBQ or grilled chicken, pork or fish On my Saturday market shop I came across these odd little fellows at Wild Country Organics – tomatillos. I’d never seen these little green tomato-like curiosities wrapped in … Continue reading

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Fennel and feta salad

Perfect summer salad Well, summer isn’t here exactly but it’s been good enough for BBQ weather and so that means chargrilled meat and salad. This is good ‘un! I served this with butterflied lamb marinated in olive oil, garlic and … Continue reading

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