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5 Great Rhubarb Jam Recipes, In Case You Have Any Left!


You would of thought there wasn’t too many variations on the traditional rhubarb jam recipe. However, food bloggers know better and there are loads of exciting recipes to try out. A search of the web reveals some of the many different creative ideas that are out there. Officially the season for rhubarb is over but […]

How To Make Your Own Rhubarb And Ginger Chutney


This lovely recipe idea comes from Choclette who is a vegetarian recipe developer from Cornwall and blogs at Tin And Thyme. I first became aware of her blog about 3 or 4 months ago and have admired her work ever since. One of her recent posts, Rhubarb And Ginger Chutney, caught my eye and thought that […]

Is it Spring Yet?? | Fresh Spring Rolls with Ginger Lime Dipping Sauce


So spring is really taking its sweet time coming. Here in Atlanta, the weather keeps changing. One day is warm, next day it’s cold, next day it’s a winter advisory, next day it’s 75 degrees, next day it’s raining cats and dogs. Ahhhh!!! Pick a season!! So what do you do when your yearning  for […]

Three Great Ginger Recipes For You To Try


We normally associate ginger with Chinese cooking and biscuits. But there is so much more you can do. I have found three great recipes that use the pungent spice… The first comes from Great British Chefs and is fairly traditional, Ginger snap biscuits – Josh Eggleton There’s nothing like ginger snap biscuits when having a warm […]

Christmas Desserts: Gingerbread-Brandy Trifle


We end this special week of Christmas Desserts with a show-stopping Gingerbread-Brandy Trifle. This luscious dessert marries layers of gingerbread cake, chopped crystallized ginger, and a creamy filling spiked with brandy, sparkling wine, and black tea. If you don’t want it to be boozie then that’s fine, just omit the brandy and use a non-alcoholic […]

Baking week: Ginger Marble Cake Bars


I recently made these Ginger Marble Cake Bars and was very pleased with the results. Simple to make and no cooking involved which is always a bonus…you just have to wait for them to chill in the fridge (that’s the hardest part!). I love ginger and these Cake Bars use ginger nut biscuits and also […]

Lovely grilled plums with maple syrup


If I had known about this grilled plum recipe when we were covering barbecue food then it would of been featured. However, it’s here now for you to try out. This is a nice and simple recipe that requires you to grill fresh plums, at this time of year your barbecue would be ideal but […]

It’s Martini Time!


Continuing on the non-alcoholic theme, we have not one but three Martini’s! Create these wonderful drinks using ginger, lemonade or other citrus flavors, or even basil and honey. Perfect when you fancy a posh looking drink but don’t need the alcohol. Oh, the last drink he makes, he uses basil the herb, in case you […]