Serve with the potato wedges, salad leaves, tomatoes and a good blob of mayonnaise each.
Days are getting warmer, teas are getting lighter
Mike’s mother’s maiden name was Russell – of the shoe making family.
“Mike made up this recipe, which is delicious. Pare down the fancy bits and you have a basic Shepherd’s Pie! Variations on a theme.”
“Twenty years ago Mike was on a work trip to Brittany, and in their time off the Working Group were taken out on a boat into the Golfe de Morbihan. “
“We eat it spread on brown rolls or chunky bread with all kinds of bits & pieces on top “
“Mike was on his Easter break, it was a sunny day, so we drove down to South Ronaldsay – admiring the daffodils along the roadsides on the way”
” The tale is that Spaghetti Alla Puttanesca means Whore’s Pasta, the reason being that, when the whores of Naples had been working hard and needed something quick to make, tasty, and easy to eat – this would be their dish of choice.”
Easy to make and spicy – a tasty vegetarian meal
“The roof was the most complicated bit to put together – but now the Broch of Gorseness is complete! “