Tag Archives: almonds

Pasta with an Almond and Mint Sauce

My daughter gave me this recipe. She said it was a good recipe to make when you were feeling annoyed. Gets rid of a lot of suppressed energy! Ingredients 400 g 14 ozs pasta of choice, cook according to instructions; … Continue reading

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Caponata

Fiona gave me this Italian recipe which she thinks came from Jamie Oliver. Ingredients 2 large eggplants, cut into cubes olive oil salt and pepper to taste 1 red onion, peeled and chopped 2 cloves of garlic, peeled and crushed … Continue reading

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Tasty Chickpea Salad

This recipe came from a friend in America. It is very tasty and versatile. It makes a good side salad with a meal; is a meal in it’s self if ground a little finer and put between two slices of … Continue reading

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Italian Bread Soup

My husband, Tony, gleaned this recipe for me on his last trip to Sydney. He must have bribed the chef for it. Ingredients 1 1/2 loaves of crustless, day old Italian bread, cut in 1/2 inch 2 cms cubes 1 … Continue reading

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Balouza

DESSERT An old English recipe. Ingredients 4 ozs 125 gms cornflour 2 pts 1200 mls water 8 ozs 225 gms sugar 5 fl ozs 150 mls orange blossom or rose water 2 ozs 50 gms almonds, blanched and chopped Method … Continue reading

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Blackberry Crumble

DESSERT We stayed at a bed and breakfast house in Kinross, Scotland. The landlady was baking when we arrived. The smell made us stay and she kindly gave me the recipe. Ingredients 3 lbs 1.5 kgs blackberries 12 ozs 350 … Continue reading

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