Carri Coco Curry

Time for a new recipe… we found ourselves a sweet potato and a squash from Unicorn Grocery and made this super curry. This makes a big batch so its good for entertaining. Serves 4 – 6 125g butter 1 tbsp sunflower pil 2 large onions 5 garlic cloves, crushed 3.5 cm root ginger, peeled and…

Butternut Squash, Broccoli & Barley Salad

It was getting late and i wanted to make something quick and nutritious. We’ve lots of butternut squash recipes already so i wanted to try something new. I found this simple wholesome recipe on goodtoknow 600g(1¼lb) peeled butternut squash, cut into 1cm (½in) cubes 1 large red onion, peeled and cut into thin wedges 1tbsp…

Veg box 31st May 2012

Broccoli tomatoes butternut squash white cabbage carrots onions cucumber and rhubarb as a gift from allotment owner and urban gardener, Farida Vis The rhubarb attracted a lot of attention and interest on the way home with our new neighbours. Seems to be a good way of meeting people – growing giant vegetables and walking them…

Vegbox – March 2012

This week’s Riverford vegbox has: Butternut squash Parsnips Beetroot Carrots Spring Onions two unidentified green fings that i need to find out what they are! Recipe options Butternut squash Squash pye lentil and goats cheese salad (new recipe!) Beetroot Beetroot risotto Chocolate cake Carrots Carrot Cake (going to try a nigella recipe!)

The Squirrel’s Tagine

We had a butternut squash to use from the vegbox. It’s cold and snowy outside so we fancied something heartwarming. I made this from scratch and it was absolutely yummy – be generous with the apricots! Unfortunately we were too hungry to take a photograph, but I’ll make it again soon. Drank with a lovely pumpkin seed…

Rose Elliot’s Roasted Butternut Squash Salad

Serves 4-6 1 butternut squash 4 spring onions 2 teaspoons sesame seeds rocket for the dressing: 2 tablespoons of balsamic vinegar 2 tablespoons of olive oil 2 tablespoons of lime juice 2 teaspoons of soya sauce 1/2 teaspoon of chilli flakes salt pepper 1. Roast butternut squash in the oven with olive oil (190 deg…