Roasted Pumpkin Couscous Salad

Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 large red onion, sliced thickly 500g pumpkin, peeled, chopped 3 teaspoons ground cumin 2 teaspoons ground coriander 1 cup couscous 1 cup boiling water 20g butter Method Preheat oven to 220C (200C for fan-forced oven) Heat oil in medium flameproof baking dish; cook garlic, onion…

Cocktail Sausages

This is a Nigella Lawson recipe and, in fact, the picture below is hers too. Where is the proof that I made this recipe? I have photos, but won’t post them because they are hideous. Why? Let’s put it this way: the recipe called for cocktail sausages. I thought these were the same thing as…

Carrot Salad

This comes courtesy of Jamie Oliver’s Ministry of Food cookbook. Ingredients 5 carrots A few springs of mint and coriander Salt and Pepper 6 tbs olive oil 2 tbs lemon juice Method Grate carrots in the grater blade on a food processor (or, use elbow grease and do it manually!) Chop mint and coriander and…