Tag Archives: white wine

Sangria

Lovely to drink in the early evening as the sun goes down on a hot day. Ingredients 1 bottle dry white wine, chilled 400 ml apple juice, chilled 400 ml peach juice, chilled 1/4 lemon, thinly sliced 1/2 orange, thinly … Continue reading

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Herb Risotto with Red Pepper Puree

This recipe is very colourful. Ingredients 1 Tbsp olive oil 1 small onion, chopped 1 clove garlic, crushed 400 ml 3/4 pt vegetable stock, heated 3 Tbsp watercress, Chopped 6 Tbsp basil or coriander, or both according to taste 1 … Continue reading

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Broccoli Soup

A warming dish to serve while the weather is cold. We even had snow in Queensland this month, the first time in history! Ingredients 1 brown onion, chopped 1 leek, wash well and chop 2 tsp olive oil 1 potato, … Continue reading

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Pickled Curry Beans

Jenny gave us some of her homemade and home grown pickled curry beans while we stayed with them in Ireland in October. The recipe is one she brought with her from South Africa. Ingredients 500 g fresh green runner beans … Continue reading

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Onion Soup with Croutons

A hearty warming soup on these cold days. It also warms the kitchen as you cook it! Ingredients 2 lbs brown onions 2 oz vegan margarine 1 Tblsp plain flower 1/2 cup white wine 4 cups hot vegetable stock 2 … Continue reading

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Zucchini Relish

A recipe from Michelle, thank you. Ingredients 2 Lb 1 Kg zucchini 11/2 Lb 700gm sugar 2 tsp mustard 2 tsp sesame seeds 1 red pepper 2 medium onions 1/4 cup of salt 2 cups white vinegar 2 Tblsp cornflour … Continue reading

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Sweet Cucumber Pickle

My husband, who likes to make pickles and chutneys; bottles the ingredients cold, puts the bottles into a pressure cooker and takes them to pressure for five to ten minutes, but the methods given works well for me. This recipe … Continue reading

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