Karen’s Strawberry Curd

Hello dear reader. When I first started blogging about my cooking adventures, there were two blogs in particular that always inspired me.  One of these was the beautiful blog Lavender and Lovage which is written by the very lovely Karen Burns-Booth.  With her interest in the history of British food and traditions, Karen’s posts are…

Strawberry meringue nest

Hello there!  My last post included a recipe for strawberry coulis and I promised you some yummy desserts to use it in to add that extra hit of intense strawberry flavour. This first one is a strawberry meringue nest.  It is super-easy to make and very quick if you already have the meringue made. I…

Scottish Strawberries & Strawberry Coulis

Hello, dear reader.  So, July is here, we are well into the second week of Wimbledon, summer is upon us, and in the U.K. that means strawberry season is well and truly underway. Scottish strawberries are truly delicious and a buzz always goes round food circles when the first punnets of ripe strawberries go on…