Halloween Party Food – Savoury Dishes to Gross out your Guests
Dinner Party menus / Gluten Free / Pasta / Polenta / Sharing Platters

Halloween Party Food – Savoury Dishes to Gross out your Guests

Halloween has always been an event in the UK but it is definitely becoming more of the big celebration it is in America. When I was younger me and all my friends, accompanied by my friends dad, used to go out trick or treating down our road. Neighbours would have been pre warned (not that … Continue reading

Paprika and Oregano Polenta Chips – Deli Week
Gluten Free / Lunch / Polenta / Sharing Platters / Snacks / Vegan

Paprika and Oregano Polenta Chips – Deli Week

I’ve named this week “Deli Week” because I had some nice recipe ideas which would be perfect presented on a big wooden board as part of a vegetarian deli board! When you see deli boards in a pub they include cured meats, slabs of baked cheese, pickles, olives, roasted peppers and selections of breads. Although … Continue reading

Appetisers/ Starters / Beans/ Legumes / Dinner Party menus / Gluten Free / Lunch / Polenta / Sharing Platters / Vegan

Canapes Two Ways: Bean Puree Bruschetta and Mixed Mushroom Polenta – Virtual Vegan Potluck!

I love canapes! I love being at an event where people are walking around with little trays of delicate little bite sized treats or at a party where canapes are more of a “finger food” buffet. I think it’s because without eating a huge meal you can taste lots of different dishes and experience different … Continue reading

Appetisers/ Starters / Friday Challenge / Gluten Free / Lunch / Polenta / Sharing Platters / Vegan

Spanish Inspired Black Olive Polenta with a Smokey Tomato Sauce

This recipe is an adaptation from the Chilli, Cheese and Rosemary polenta dish from River Cottage Veg that I posted at the beginning of my polenta challenge (you can see that post here). Out of all the ways I have now tried cooking polenta, setting it and then frying it was my favourite! I wanted … Continue reading