Here’s a thing I’ve noticed recently – options for people who aren’t drinking (you know, for reasons like ‘I’m driving’ or ‘I’m a ten year old’) can be pretty limited if you don’t want to drink a massive amount of…Continue reading
The sweet, sweet days of summer call for some of the most delicious food of the year. To go with this you need summer recipes that you know are going to work each and every time. That’s why I’m here to help!
In the summer there are lots of kids of food you will need to think about. There are all of the fruit that is in season and calling out to you, begging to be eaten. There are lighter recipes and salads that are great for those long, lazy summer evenings where you just need to relax and enjoy watching the sun set. And then there are picnics, festivals, BBQs and summer parties that call for recipes that are designed for sharing with friends. You will find ideas and recipes for everything you need this summer here on The Usual Saucepans, and ideas for the drinks you should be having alongside them. Now, bring on the sun and the Pimm’s!
I think by this point we are all quite aware that kale is quite good for us. It’s become a staple of people who love to tell you how healthy they eat, and let’s not even get started on the…Continue reading
We all get a bit snacky now and then, right? OK, fine; I meant almost all the time. I have a friend who can piously not touch a morsel between meals, but friends, this is just not the way my…Continue reading
I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but it’s well and truly summer. This can only mean one thing: it’s Pimm’s o’clock! Time to get up off that picnic rug, dodge your mate doing whatever that is to the burgers on…Continue reading
Isn’t summer just the best? Long sunny afternoons with the BBQ fired up, friends over and the drinks flowing. Can you think of a better way to spend a summer’s day? But there’s always a dilemma for these sorts of days…Continue reading
There’s something just so glamorous about eating a beautifully ripe peach. The look on your face as your teeth sink into the soft, tender flesh. The juices making a bid for freedom in every direction. The rest of the juice…Continue reading
Have you noticed the current en vogue vegetable? The humble cauliflower is really having its time in the proverbial sun just now; just go to Instagram or Pinterest at the moment and it’s everywhere. I try not to jump on food…Continue reading