Posts Tagged with: cream

Blackcurrant Fool

Posted in - Puddings & Recipes on August 14th 2013 0 Comments

These blackcurrants are so good mixed with cream and sugar and one can easily convince oneself that having more is okay because part of it is good for you!  My husband has made cassis with a whole load, and the sauce you are making here is perfect for ice-cream, various puddings, and freezes beautifully.

I wrote …


Winey Creamy Mushrooms with Baked Polenta

Posted in - Recipes & Vegetarian on April 23rd 2013 0 Comments

The first time I had polenta it was probaby the fast action variety and I loved it.  Since then I have tried the courser and more expensive original and I would say that now I have had both, unfortunately I prefer the latter.  I say unfortunately because it is more expensive and more time consuming.  A …


Monkfish Wrapped in Parma Ham with Sizzled Lemon Cream

Posted in - Seafood on November 7th 2012 0 Comments

This is delicious, maybe not so pretty but made up for in taste as well as simplicity.  If you do not have monkfish, use any sustainably sourced meaty white fish.  The fish below is actually pollock.

Olive oil
Fish (150g per person)
parma ham (two slices will be more than enough per person)

1. Heat some plates in …