Recipes for Entertaining

Who ate all the pies?

On June 8, 2015 by battenburgbelle

I was thrilled to be invited to join in Yinzerella’s Pieathalon this year – pie recipes are shared, tested and blogged about in a cool international challenge. In the virtual names in the hat type...

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A summer stew of sweet peppers and other stuff

A summer stew of sweet peppers and other lovely stuff

On May 29, 2015 by battenburgbelle

The vegetarian/dairy intolerant/meat lovers challenge raised its head again recently – with Angus and Clive plus Jenny and Mr R coming over for dinner. This time I took up the offer of contributions...

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Trim the ends

A celeriac conundrum

On May 26, 2015 by battenburgbelle

I was waxing lyrical about celeriac soup recently and Jenny of Silver Screen Suppers fame commented that she loved this soup, but was unsure about how to tackle a celeriac and so had...

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Celeriac soup

A few healthy items I’ve rustled up lately (and some other dishes)

On May 11, 2015 by battenburgbelle

It’s almost time for me to embark on the Moonwalk with my lovely friend Becky, the Super Stylist. Just a few days to go before we walk through the night on Saturday with lots...

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Pistachio biscotti

Just desserts

On April 28, 2015 by battenburgbelle

I promise I have made some actual meals recently, but the highlights have definitely been these sweet treats. Very sad circumstances mean that I have inherited  three of Dennis Cotter’s vegetarian cook books –...

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