Porcini and Chestnut Soup

If you are anything like me you buy chestnuts every year, and then come January realise you still have half a bag (or all of them sometimes) and have no idea what to do with them.  This recipe is perfect for using them up, I always have some dried porcini mushrooms lurking in my cupboard, … Continue reading Porcini and Chestnut Soup

Slow cooker Chilli and Fennel Pork

I recently bought a half a pig from the farm, so I’ve been trying out lots of new pork recipes and this was a massive hit in our house.  We had pork and kraut sandwiches on the first day, and inspired by American diners I served a bowl of the juices to dip the bread … Continue reading Slow cooker Chilli and Fennel Pork