Tag: chestnuts

The celebration of Zong Zi Rice Dumpling 肉粽子 Festival -2019

The celebration of Zong Zi Rice Dumpling 肉粽子 Festival -2019

Every year since I first came to UK two decades ago I have been wrapping these bamboo leaves dumplings. Decades ago it was very simple as I lived in Devon, out in the sticks where ingredients are not easy to come by like nowadays. My […]

Bubble and squeak

Bubble and squeak

Bubble and squeak is a traditional British breakfast made from boiled potatoes and cabbage. In modern times it is a dish made with the shallow fired leftover vegetables from a roast dinner. The main ingredients are potato and cabbage but carrots, peas, brussels sprouts, or any other leftover vegetables may be added. The chopped vegetables (and cold […]

Simply chicken wings 3 ways – Special

Simply chicken wings 3 ways – Special

Sometimes I have crazy fancy ideas. I blame it all on watching the never ending cookery programs on television.  As a housewife who has had no training whatsoever, if I can cook this at home I am sure everyone can. I really love doing this […]