Food and Drink

Valentine’s Nutella & Dark Chocolate French Toast

Valentine’s Nutella & Dark Chocolate French Toast

Treat your valentines this weekend! I mean, this is the stuff dreams are made of right?! And let's face it - we need to buy some Nutella for pancake day anyway! Ingredients: 2 thick slices of Brioche/Quality thick white bread 1 large egg 2 tbsp milk...

Honey Fermented Carrot Jam

Honey Fermented Carrot Jam

You will need a 200g sterilised airtight jar Ingredients: 75g carrots coarsely grated 1 tsp raisins 1 tsp freshly grated ginger ¼ tsp ground mixed spice 2 cardamom pods, seeds removed and ground Grated orange zest, 1 tbsp fresh squeezed orange juice 75g runny honey...

Lemon Garlic Pasta

Lemon Garlic Pasta

Ingredients: 250g Spaghetti/Linguine pasta 2-3 garlic cloves chopped Zest of 2 lemons 2 tbsp of lemon juice 2 tbsp Regular olive oil for cooking Salt to taste approx 1/2 tsp Drizzle of Extra virgin olive oil for dressing Optional dried...

Homemade pizza

Homemade pizza

Makes 5-6 individual pizzas Ingredients: For the dough:  850 g 00 flour 500 ml room temp water 5 g salt 5 g fresh yeast For the sauce: 1 can of good quality plum tomatoes 1 pinch of salt 5 basil leaves Choose any toppings you like….or have in the cupboard/fridge!...

Sourdough

Sourdough

You will need a sourdough starter to make this, see 'Sourdough Starter' for details on how to make it. Ingredients: 500g strong white flour, plus extra for dusting 1 tsp fine salt 1 tbsp clear honey 300g sourdough starter flavourless oil, for greasing Method: Tip the...

Sourdough Starter

Sourdough Starter

Method STEP 1 Day 1: To begin your starter, mix 50g flour with 50g tepid water in a jar or, better still, a plastic container. Make sure all the flour is incorporated and leave, semi-uncovered, at room temperature for 24 hrs. STEP 2 Day 2: Mix 50g flour with 50g tepid...

Twyford Pantry August & September 2020

Twyford Pantry August & September 2020

Twyford Pantry August Sept 2020 Welcome back! Who would have thought since writing for the Feb/March issue our worlds would have been thrown into such turmoil?  I hope that you have all stayed safe and well but if you have fallen ill or sadly known someone who has...