Green Tomato Salad

Green Tomato Salad

Green tomatoes at this time of year are unlikely to have enough daylight hours to ripen, but that isn't a reason to despair! Green tomatoes are entirely edible and I really enjoy their fresh crunchiness. Every year I make a green tomato chutney using the tomatoes that are left on the plants too late into [...]

Spiced Mackerel with Gooseberry & Chilli Chutney

Spiced Mackerel with Gooseberry & Chilli Chutney

The humble gooseberry, or "goosegog" as it is sometimes affectionately called, is one of the first fruits to appear in spring, it's rarely finding its way onto our tables for some reason. Gooseberries lack the sweetness of strawberries and raspberries and have a face-puckering tartness that likely is the root of their dwindling popularity, but [...]