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Simple Tomato Relish

Simple Tomato Relish

I have tomatoes coming out of my ears at the moment – every time I go out into the garden I come back with a small bucketful, which brings that old-fashioned word glut to mind (from the Latin gluttire – to swallow, and where we get in English glutton). I...
Coconut Prawns

Coconut Prawns

I was cooking a New Year dinner for a few friends and I wanted to come up with something special for entree – something fresh and light to counteract the dripping heat and humidity that we get at this time of year,  and zing the tastebuds after the Christmas...